Lufthansa German Airlines slashes 73 per cent on fares to Europe
Attractive fares to more than 20 European destinations starting from AED1940 all inclusive now on sale till April 8
Lufthansa German Airlines just made business trips, travel holidays for Easter, summer and Eid al-Fitr more attractive as the airline announces special price offers for over 20 European destinations with as much as 73 per cent discount on fares.
Passengers planning their holidays to Europe from Dubai via Frankfurt or Munich and from Abu Dhabi via Frankfurt can take advantage of the low fares starting from AED1940 all inclusive. The new prices on offer can be booked and purchased from now until April 8, 2012 and valid for travel anytime from 13 March 2012 until 30 August 2012. Bookings can be made via www.lufthansa.com, Lufthansa’s Service Center at 04 3739100 or through a customer’s favorite travel agent.
“We trust that our new offer will be welcomed by both business and leisure travelers alike, who will now have more affordable flights and even more efficient access to Lufthansa’s Frankfurt gateway connecting to over 200 destinations. Onboard, passengers also get to enjoy our products, latest of which is ‘FlyNet’, the most advanced onboard broadband internet hotspot worldwide,” said Peter Pollak, Lufthansa General Manager UAE and Director Gulf, Afghanistan & Iraq.
Some of the destinations included in the offer are: Munich from AED1940, London from AED2840, Barcelona from AED2520 and Frankfurt from AED2400, among others, inclusive of taxes and fees.
Passengers can look forward to enjoying the benefits of Lufthansa’s new European cabin currently being installed in more than 180 aircraft in its short and medium-haul fleet. Thanks to the new, ergonomically shaped seat with its slim backrest, passengers will now have almost two inches of extra legroom.
Lufthansa flies 21 times a week between the U.A.E. and Germany, with daily flights from Abu Dhabi to Frankfurt and daily services from Dubai to Frankfurt and Munich.
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Deutsche Lufthansa AG is an Aviation Group comprising around 400 subsidiaries and affiliates. The Lufthansa Group is dedicated to quality and innovation, safety and reliability. Headquartered in Germany, the Group operates in five business segments – passenger transportation (Passenger Airline Group), logistics, MRO, catering and IT services. Passenger transportation is the Group’s core business: The airlines engaged in the passenger transportation business are Lufthansa Passenger Airlines (including Lufthansa Regional and Lufthansa Italia) Austrian Airlines, British Midland, SWISS and Germanwings as well as stakeholdings in Brussels Airlines, JetBlue und SunExpress. In the 2010 business year, the airlines in the Lufthansa Group welcomed more than 90 million passengers on board their flights, making it Europe’s leading airline grouping. Operating through the Frankfurt, Munich, Vienna, Brussels and Zurich hubs, Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines, British Midland, Brussels Airlines and SWISS jointly serve 258 destinations in 106 countries on four continents. The Group fleet currently consists of 710 aircraft – on order are another 202, valued at a total of more than 19 billion euros at list price and scheduled for delivery between 2011 and 2018. With its ongoing expenditure in fleet renewal, the Group is consistently making the fleet more cost-efficient and its operations more environment-friendly. End of October 2011 the Lufthansa Group employed more than 120,000 people. In the 2010 business year, it returned revenues totalling 27.3 billion euros. The Group is managed by an Executive Board of four members: Christoph Franz, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Deutsche Lufthansa AG, Carsten Spohr, Member of the Executive Board and Chief Executive Officer of Lufthansa German Airlines, Stefan Lauer, Member of the Executive Board and Chief Officer Group Airlines and Corporate Human Resources, and Stephan Gemkow, Member of the Executive Board and Chief Financial Officer. More details at www.lufthansa.com.
Issued on behalf of Lufthansa German Airlines by ASDAA Burson-Marsteller, Dubai.