The Lufthansa Group expands its long-range program
From Frankfurt and Munich in Summer 2020
Lufthansa Group is consistently continuing the expansion of its tourist-oriented long-haul program from its hubs in Munich and Frankfurt. Beginning with the 2020 summer flight schedule, leisure travelers in particular will benefit from new destinations. The focus is on North American destinations – as of next summer, Lufthansa will be expanding its services to include Las Vegas, Phoenix, Anchorage, Seattle, Orlando, Detroit. In addition, Bangalore, a destination in Asia, is added to the timetable in Munich. The majority of the flights will operate in cooperation with Eurowings, which will be using a fleet of A-330 aircraft with up to 270 seats. Eurowings will already be present at Germany's largest hub in Frankfurt beginning with the 2019/2020 winter flight schedule that goes into effect in late October, offering flights to the popular holiday islands of Barbados and Mauritius as well as to Las Vegas and Windhoek. From Munich, Eurowings has been offering long-haul connections to selected tourist destinations since Summer 2018.
The new destinations from Munich:
As of 1 June 2020, there will be flights to Seattle daily except Thursdays.
Another US destination from Munich is Detroit. Beginning on 4 May 2020, the German airline will fly to the city in Michigan five times a week.
As of 31 March 2020, Lufthansa will fly to the Indian metropolis of Bangalore five times a week.
In addition to these flights, the Group will offer two additional US destinations from Lufthansa's Munich hub: Eurowings will fly to Las Vegas twice a week as of 6 April 2020.
Another US destination from Munich is Orlando. As of 7 April 2020, Eurowings will fly an A-330 to the city in the Sunshine State Florida three times a week.
The new destinations from Frankfurt:
As of 29 April 2020, Eurowings will fly to Phoenix/Arizona from Germany’s largest hub five times a week.
New in the 2020 summer timetable from Frankfurt: the city of Anchorage in the US State of Alaska. Eurowings will fly there three times a week beginning on 1 June 2020.
In addition to these flights, the Windhoek and Las Vegas destinations that are already available in the 2019/2020 winter flight schedule will continue to be offered in the summer of 2020.
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