Lufthansa Airlines Nigeria Info, Review, Flight, Office, Check In

Lufthansa Airlines is the German national carrier and founding airline of the Star Alliance network. Lufthansa is well established and prides itself in outstanding service on the ground and in the air. Lufthansa is not only keeping up with the latest technology, they also keep you updated on your booking with The Lufthansa App which is available for Apple and Android. Lufthansa Flight Booking

Boasting one of the world’s largest route networks, Lufthansa affords you the ultimate in flight flexibility when planning your trip – a non-negotiable necessity if you’re flying for important business. In addition to this, Lufthansa’s Star Alliance network extends the airlines’ coverage to 16 000 daily flights from 855 airports in 155 countries around the world.

Lufthansa flies to and from Port Harcourt Airport (PHC) and Dubai International Airport (DXB). Book your cheap flights to Frankfurt, Munich, Beijing and other exciting places! Popular cheap flight routes with Lufthansa are from Abuja to London, Lagos to Toronto, Lagos to Manchester, Abuja to Washington and Lagos to Dublin.

Lufthansa Airlines Nigeria Info, Review, Flight, Office, Check In
Lufthansa Airlines Nigeria Info, Review, Flight, Office, Check In

Lufthansa Airlines History

Founded in 1955, Lufthansa is the leading airline in Germany and one of the largest airlines in the world. With hub airports at Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Munich Airport (MUC), Lufthansa links more than 300 destinations in over 100 countries every year.

Along with Air Canada, SAS, Thai Airways and United Airlines, Lufthansa is one of the founding members of the airline alliance, Star Alliance. Formed in 1997, Star Alliance is one of the biggest airline alliances in the world and has more than 25 different members.

Lufthansa owns a number of different subsidiary airlines. In affiliation with Austrian Airlines, Swiss, Brussels Airlines, Eurowings and Germanwings, Lufthansa offers varied services across four different continents.

Lufthansa’s fleet is comprised of a mix of the latest generation of Airbus and Boeing aircraft. The airline has over 280 aircraft within its fleet, with many more on order that will either expand on or replace its active aircraft.

Lufthansa Airlines Fleet

Without including its subsidiaries, the Lufthansa Fleet consists of the following aircraft

Aircraft In Service
Airbus A319-100 30
Airbus A320-200 70
Airbus A320neo 12
Airbus A321-100 20
Airbus A321-200 43
Airbus A330-300 19
Airbus A340-300 15
Airbus A340-600 17
Airbus A350-900 11
Airbus A380-800 14
Airbus 747- 400 13
Boeing 747- 8 19
Total 283

Lufthansa Baggage Allowance

Carry-on Baggage

Passengers that are flying in Economy Class and Premium Economy Class on Lufthansa are entitled to one item of carry-on baggage free of charge, while passengers flying in Business Class and First Class are entitled to two items. Each piece of baggage must not weigh more than 8kg and have to fit within the dimensions of 55 x 40 x 23 cm. In addition to this, all passengers flying on Lufthansa are allowed to bring on one small item of baggage, a baby or travel cot when flying with a childor a mobility aid free of charge.

Economy Class: 1 piece of carry-on baggage up to 8 kg
Premium Economy Class: 1 piece of carry-on baggage up to 8 kg
Business Class: 2 pieces of carry-on baggage up to 8 kg each
First Class: 2 pieces of carry-on baggage up to 8 kg each

Checked Baggage

Economy Class: 1 bag up to 23 kg
Premium Economy Class: 2 bags each up to 23 kg
Business Class: 2 bags each up to 32 kg
First Class: 3 bags each up to 32 kg

Within Europe

When flyingin Economy Light, Lufthansa passengers are only entitled to one item of carry-on baggage free of charge. If passengers wish to check a bag, they must purchase additional baggage.

When flying in Economy Classic & Flex Class, passengers are entitled to one item of free checked baggage with a maximum weight allowance of 23kg.

When flying in Business Class within Europe, Lufthansa passengers are entitled to two items of checked baggage — baggage must weigh no heavier than 32kg per bag.

Across Continents

When flying in Economy Class, passengers are entitled to one item of checked baggage with a maximum weight of 23kg.

When flying in Premium Economy Class, passengers are entitled to two items of checked baggage with a maximum weight of 23kg per bag.

When flying in Business Class, passengers are entitled to two items of checked baggage with a maximum weight of 32kg per bag.

When flying in First Class, passengers are entitled to three items of checked baggage with a maximum weight of 32kg per bag.

Lufthansa Flights Classes

Lufthansa First Class

Lufthansa’s First Class service takes care of the little things so you don’t have to. From a personal assistant to guide to your gate to valet parking at the airport. From the moment you arrive your First Class experience with Lufthansa is made as stress-free as possible.

Lufthansa First Class Facilities

Passengers departing from Frankfurt Airport will have time to relax before their flight in the airline’s First Class terminal and lounge. Enjoy food à la carte or from the buffet and choose from the luxurious range of cigars at the lounge’s Cigar Bar. If you require privacy before your flight, you can make use of the airline’s office units where you can make use of the complimentary WI-FI. Those who wish to freshen up before their flight can do so in one of the four shower rooms.

What are Lufthansa First Class seats like?

Expert design, high-quality materials and pleasant lighting mean that you can relax and enjoy your Lufhtansa flight in peace. First Class seats on Lufthansa flights convert into a two-metre-long bed with a comfortable mattress and temperature-regulating duvet. All passengers will also be equipped with an amenity kit and a selection of high-quality toiletries.

Lufthansa Business Class

Lufthansa Business Class passengers are granted priority check-in, more baggage and access to the Lufthansa loung services. Passengers can enjoy priority boarding as well as more personal space.

Lufthansa Business Class Facilities

In Lufthansa’s Business Class lounges passengers can relax and freshen up before their flight. Once onboard even short-haul passengers can enjoy a full meal. Lufthansa Business Class meals are of the highest quality, offering passengers a well-balanced and varied meal. Passengers an choose from an exclusive range of wines and beverages which are served in stylish wine glasses.

What are Lufthansa Business Class seats like?

Lufthansa Business Class seats fully recline so passengers can get the sleep they need.

Lufthansa Premium Economy

Premium Economy Class passengers are able to check two items of baggage weighing 23kg each at no additional cost.

Premium Economy Facilities

Passengers wishing to spend time at the Lufthansa lounge are able to do so at an additional cost.

What are Premium Economy Class Seats like?

Sit back and enjoy great legroom and room to stretch out on your Premium Economy Flight with more than 50% more room on all sides. Enjoy a complimentary amenity travel kit as well as an adjustable headrest to make sure that you arrive at your flight feeling refreshed and well rested.

Economy Class

Economy Class on Lufthansa is comfortable on all short, medium and long-haul flights. The facilities and seating varies from short to long-haul flights

Economy Class Facilities

On Short-haul Lufthansa flights in-flight meal services are not available on both meals and drinks, for example, on flights from Frankfurt to Luxembourg). On Medium-haul Lufthansa flights, provisions of snack and beverages are available. On Long-haul Lufthansa flights, beverages will be served and on request. This includes alcoholic and nonalcoholic, coffee and tomato juice.

What are Economy Class Seats like?

You are offered the opportunity to reserve your seats in Economy Class. Depending on your Economy fare, you can request to have a preferred seating zone or seat with additional legroom. You can reserve this with Alternative Airlines who will be happy to help with your seating arrangements.

Lufthansa Check-in Information

Lufthansa Online Check-In

You can check-in for your Lufthansa reservation using our online check-in page. Click on the Lufthansa logo and enter your flight details on the following page to check-in. Lufthansa web check-in opens 23 hours before scheduled flight departure time.

Airport Check-In

Passengers flying on Lufthansa can check-in at the airport by either visiting the Lufthansa check-in desks or by using the self-service check-in machines. We recommend arriving in plenty of time if you’re checking-in at the airport. Arrive at least 2 hours before for domestic flights and 3 hours for international flights.

Lufthansa WIFI

Available on both short and long-haul flights, Lufthansa WIFI ‘Lufthansa FlyNet’ allows you to stay connected inflight so you can enjoy using the internet just as if you were at home! Whether you’re scrolling through your social networks or catching up with work, Lufthansa’s high-speed WIFI has you covered!

Lufthansa WIFI Price

Lufthansa WIFI is available at the following prices:

  • €9 EUR/$10 USD for one hour
  • €14 EUR/$15.50 USD for four hours
  • €17 EUR/$19 USD for the whole flight

Lufthansa Inflight Entertainment

Lufthansa provides passengers with an expansive selection of TV and Movies to help them make the most of their inflight experience.

Lufthansa Movies

Lufthansa offers a range of movies to help its passengers have the most enjoyable flight possible. Lufthansa regularly updates its selection of movies, adding new releases in a range of languages to keep passengers of every taste entertained. From award-winning classics to action-packed new releases, there’s something for everyone on board your Lufthansa flight!

Lufthansa TV

Lufthansa lets passengers choose from a range of Emmy-award winning TV shows as well as classic shows from a range of European countries. From comedies to documentaries, there’s a TV show for every taste on board your Lufthansa flight.

Lufthansa Speciality Items and Sports Equipment

When flying with large sports equipment it is important to check the airline’s height and weight policy. Standard sports baggage (such as a regularly sized bicycle) can be checked onto your Lufthansa flight for a fee which will vary according to your flight’s destination. If flying with a bicycle, please visit our”Flying with a Bike” FAQ page for more information.

Lufthansa Seat Selection

You can now browse the remaining seats on your Lufthansa flight and select the seat of your choice with Alternative Airlines! Find out how to book your Lufthansa seats here.

Lufthansa Discount Codes and Deals

With Alternative Airline’s promo codes and flight voucher codes, you can get Lufthansa ticket discounts. Save money with a PayPal promo code on your next Lufthansa flight ticket.

Lufthansa Food

Lufthansa Meal Options

Lufthansa passengers receive free meals and snacks on board their flights, tailored to the region of the destination you are travelling to. Passengers in First, Business and Premium Economy can view the menu for their flights before departing. To view the menu, enter your flight number, flight class and date on the Lufthansa website.

In-flight food is offered on most flights, except on especially short routes where there is not sufficient time to provide this service, for example on the Frankfurt – Luxembourg routes. The route and duration of your flight will determine which meal, hot or cold, or snack you will receive.

Lufthansa Special Dietary Requirements

Special meals for diabetics, vegetarians, religious can be ordered up to 24 hours before departure at no extra cost. The following is a list of the special meals available for order with Lufthansa:

Lufthansa Drinks & Alcohol

No matter the class travelling in, passengers travelling with Lufthansa can expect a variety and choice of complimentary drinks on board. There will be a choice of hot and cold, non-alcoholic and alcoholic drinks.

Pets, Emotional Support Animals and Service Animals on Lufthansa

Thinking of flying with either an emotional support animals, service animal or pet, see all information and advise by Alternative Airlines about taking an animal on a plane.

Lufthansa Destinations & Routes

Lufthansa’s hub is Frankfurt airport, which is the fourth busiest airport in Europe. Lufthansa currently flies to 18 destinations within Germany and to over 193 international destinations in 81 countries within Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas.

Lufthansa Nigeria Flights Route

Lufthansa, in general, operates flights to 18 domestic destinations and 193 international destinations in 81 countries across Africa, Americas, Asia, and Europe. You can check out the list of all locations this airline flies to here. For Lufthansa Nigeria, you can board flights from Port Harcourt, Lagos and Abuja to these countries as at August 2018.

  • Germany
  • United States
  • Italy
  • India (Including Andaman Islands)
  • Russia
  • Canada
  • Belarus
  • France
  • United Kingdom
  • Luxembourg
  • Slovenia
  • Austria
  • Poland
  • Ukraine
  • Sweden
  • Turkey
  • Finland
  • Switzerland
  • Croatia
  • Ireland
  • Denmark
  • China
  • Hungary
  • Romania
  • Belgium
  • Spain and Canary Islands
  • Serbia
  • Azerbaijan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Netherlands

Lufthansa Hub Airport

Frankfurt International Airport

Frankfurt International Airport is the main airport located in Frankfurt and the airport hub for Lufthansa. The airport is split into two terminals. Terminal 1 is the older airport of the two and the terminal in which Lufthansa and its subsidiaries operate all of their services within Frankfurt airport. Terminal 2 is estimated to hold around 50 million passengers each year.

Terminal 2 is smaller than Terminal 1, with around 15 million passengers passing through each year. This terminal is used by some of the world’s biggest international airlines, such as American Airlines, British Airways, LATAM and China Eastern Airlines.

Lufthansa Frequent Flyer Miles

Miles & More is Lufthansa’s frequent flyer mileage programme. Membership is free and allows you to earn and redeem awards with more than 300 programme participants worldwide. There are four levels of membership available; Member, Frequent Traveller, Senator and HON Circle Member. Mileage expires after 36 months with the basic membership, but never expires in the three premium levels.
Use your Miles & More miles to book award flights, flight upgrades and for additional baggage allowances. You can also redeem Lufthansa airline award miles for discounts at local shopping and lifestyle partners, and save money on hotel stays and car rentals. With award miles, you can book an exciting holiday flight to Beijing!

Lufthansa Cargo Tracking

Track your cargo from their website:

Lufthansa Miles and More

Miles and More is the Frequent Flyer program by Lufthansa. As a Miles and More member, you get to earn and spend miles with over 300 Lufthansa partners, get attractive awards and status privileges. To know more about this program, visit the Miles and More website.

Lufthansa Airlines Awards

Lufthansa is a 2014 winner of the World Travel Awards for both “Europe’s Leading Airline” and “Europe’s Leading Airport Lounge.” In 2013 the airline won the International Five Star Diamond Award from the American Academy of Hospitality Sciences (AAHS). The AAHS chose the airline for a variety of reasons including Lufthansa’s First Class service and onboard hospitality services.

Lufthansa Nigeria Contact Details

Lufthansa Abuja Office

Address 1
Congress Hall Transcorp Hilton Hotel
Address 2
Aguiyi Ironsi Street, Maitama
Phone : +234 1 461 2222
E-Mail: [email protected]

Lufthansa Lagos Office

Address 1
Churchgate Tower, Plot PC 30, 2nd Floor
Address 2
Churchgate Street, Victoria Island
Phone: +234 1 461 2222
E-Mail: [email protected]

Lufthansa Port Harcourt Office

Port Harcourt, River State
Phone: +234 1 461 2222
E-Mail: [email protected]

Lufthansa Service Counters


Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport
Abuja F.C.T.
Phone Number: +234 803 975 3412
Service hours: Open on flight days: 15:00 – 21:00 from April until October and 16:00 – 22:00 from November until March.


Murtala Muhammed Airport
Service hours
16:00 – 23:00 from November until March.
Service hours: (Monday-Sunday) 15:00 – 22:00

Port Harcourt

Port Harcourt International Airport
Port Harcourt
Service hours
Open on flight days: 15:00 – 21:00 from April until October and 16:00 – 22:00 from November until March.

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