Lufthansa to add new service to Austin and Bangkok in summer 2019

"Karlsruhe", delivered on June 21, 2018

Lufthansa is further expanding its route network to the USA.

From May 3, 2019, the airline will offer its first connections from Frankfurt to Austin. This is Lufthansa’s third destination in Texas alongside Dallas/Fort Worth and Houston. Starting in summer 2019, an Airbus A330-300 will be in service five times a week on the route between Frankfurt and Austin.

Apart from Tuesday and Thursday, LH 468 will leave the Lufthansa hub in Frankfurt in the morning and reach Austin in the afternoon (local time) after a travel time of around ten hours. The return flight departs from Texas in the late afternoon and lands at Frankfurt Airport in the morning of the following day.

In addition to Austin, the company is further expanding the Munich hub with a new route to Bangkok. The first flight ever of LH792 will take place on June 1, 2019. A new Airbus A350-900 will be used, which will take off daily from Munich to Thailand in the afternoon.

Top Copyright Photo (all others by Lufthansa): Lufthansa Airbus A350-941 D-AIXK (msn 212) MUC (Arnd Wolf). Image: 942621.

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