Travel options for intercontinental flights – Economy class

Economy
 

1 Bag

Standard

Flex

Flexibility

Change

Refund (admin fee applies)*

€130 change fee + fare difference if any

Only airport taxes

€130 change fee + fare difference if any

€190 cancellation fee

fare difference if any

Baggage

1 hand bag + small accessory
(total weight 12kg)

1st piece of checked baggage max 23kg / 158cm

2nd piece of checked baggage max 23kg / 158cm

3rd-5th piece of checked baggage max 23kg / 158cm

€60 / CHF 70 / $80 if booked in advance**

Additional fee

Additional fee

Additional fee

Seating reservation options at the time of booking

Regular seat

Extra legroom

Economy Privilege

€25 / CHF29/ $29

€60 / CHF69 / $69

€120 / CHF129 / $149

€60 / CHF69 / $69

€120 / CHF129 / $149

when available at booking

€120 / CHF129 / $149

Other

On board meal & drinks

Inflight entertainment

Fast Lane

Lounge Access in Brussels

Flex&Fast on short haul flight

Newspaper on board + free digital newspaper (if you check in online)

Miles & More***

€25

 

Light 0 Bag

Low Flex

Medium Flex

High Flex

Max Flex

Flexibility

Change

Refund*

€130 change fee + fare difference if any

Only airport taxes against a €35 cancellation fee per passenger

€130 change fee + fare difference if any

€190 cancellation fee

fare difference if any

€190 cancellation fee

fare difference if any

Baggage

1 hand bag + small accessory
(total weight 12kg)

1st piece of checked baggage max 23kg / 158cm

2nd piece of checked baggage max 23kg / 158cm

3rd-5th piece of checked baggage max 23kg / 158cm

Only on flights to/from Africa

Additional fee

Only on flights to/from Africa

Additional fee

Only on flights to/from Africa

Additional fee

Only on flights to/from Africa

Additional fee

Seating reservation options at the time of booking

Regular seat

Extra legroom

Economy Privilege

€25 / CHF29 / $29

€60 / CHF69 / $69

€120 / CHF129 / $149

€25 / CHF29 / $29

€60 / CHF69 / $69

€120 / CHF129 / $149

€25 / CHF29 / $29

€60 / CHF69 / $69

€120 / CHF129 / $149

€60 / CHF69 / $69

€120 / CHF129 / $149

€60 / CHF69 / $69

€120 / CHF129 / $149

Other

On board meal & drinks

Inflight entertainment

Fast Lane

Lounge Access in Brussels

Flex&Fast on short haul flight

Newspaper on board + free digital newspaper (if you check in online)

Miles & More***

Prices are shown per flight and are available in local currencies.

* Applies to cancellation prior to departure. Airline fees, optional payment charges, travel insurance fees and any extra services are not refundable. For tickets issued as of 1 February 2018, an administration fee of €20 applies to all refund requests submitted via the web form. An administration fee of €40 applies to all refund requested via our Service Centre, Social Media and all other channels. The admin fee applies per ticket. More info.

** For an overview of our excess baggage fees, please check our baggage calculator

*** Please refer to Miles & More to obtain the exact mileage value of your route or the Mileage Calculator for an informative simulation. Please refer to Miles & More for details on your award benefits.

FAQs on the new Economy travel options

The new travel options (Economy 1bag, Economy Standard and Economy Flex) will be launched from the United Kingdom, Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Italy to all our African destinations (except for Morocco, Cape Verde and Egypt) and India (Mumbai). They will also be applicable on flights departing from Banjul and Lomé to all our European destinations and Mumbai.

On all our other routes, the current Economy travel options (Economy Low Flex, Economy Medium Flex, Economy Max Flex, Economy High flex) remain unchanged.
No, our service on board of our long haul flights is not changing. It still includes a free hand baggage and an accessory (maximum 12kg in total), free on board meals and drinks and free inflight entertainment.
Yes, regular and extra legroom seats1 can be chosen free of charge by all guests who check-in as from 24h before departure.

1subject to availability.
Yes, all guests can buy extra baggage during the booking process, before being at the airport or at the airport. It is highly recommended to book extra baggage before going to the airport, preferably online through "My Booking". Use our baggage calculator to check our extra baggage fees.
Economy Privilege can be bought by all guests, also at check-in. The price remains the same as today (€120 / CHF129 / $149 per flight). 
Business Class fares and conditions remain unchanged and can still be combined with the new travel options.
More info on Upgrade.
All tickets purchased before 25 April 2018 will keep their original conditions, baggage allowance and seating reservation options. Your ticket will be honoured with the conditions at time of purchase (Change, Refund, baggage and all advance seat reservation conditions continue to apply).
No, status and bonus mileage accruals will not be impacted.

Status passengers will keep their benefits. Miles and More Frequent Travellers, Senators and Hon Circle Members still enjoy 1 extra piece in Economy on top of their free baggage allowance included in the ticket when travelling in all Economy class products.

Redemption tickets are also keeping the original conditions.
No, group bookings will keep their original baggage allowance.

FAQs on the new "Light 0 Bag" travel option

"Light 0 Bag" is applicable on flights between selected European countries and North America.
No, "Light 0 Bag" is not combinable with other travel options. This means that you would need to select "Light 0 Bag" for all the segments of your travel and for both departure and return flight.
When you travel in "Light 0 Bag" you’re entitled to 1 piece of hand baggage + 1 small accessory (total weight 12 kg). You are not entitled to any checked baggage.
No, our service on board of our long haul flights is not changing. It still includes free meals and drinks on board and free inflight entertainment.
Yes, all guests can buy extra baggage during the booking process, before being at the airport or at the airport. It is highly recommended to book extra baggage before going to the airport, preferably online through "My Booking". Use our baggage calculator to check our extra baggage fees.
No, infants have no free baggage allowance when travelling in "Light 0 Bag" and extra baggage cannot be purchased for infants. Strollers or Child Seats for infants remain free of charge.
No, the "Light 0 Bag" fare does not include free ski-/ snowboard, golf equipment or special baggage items. Ski/golf equipment or other special baggage items are subject to a fee.
Yes, regular and extra legroom seats1 can be chosen free of charge by all guests who check-in as from 24h before departure.

1subject to availability.
Yes, you can book your seat in advance on all flights operated by the Lufthansa Group. Fees apply.
Economy Privilege can be bought by all guests, also at check-in. The price remains the same as today (€120 / CHF129 / $149 per flight). More info on Economy Privilege.
Business Class fares and conditions remain unchanged. More info on Upgrade.
No, for group bookings you would need to refer to other fares.
Bonus mileage accruals are not impacted as well as other status benefits such as lounge access. On the contrary, "Light 0 Bag" fare does not include additional free baggage or golf equipment nor complimentary advanced seat reservation for any passenger (including HON Circle members, Senators and Star Alliance Gold members).