LUFTHANSA Announces Resumption Of Service To Certain USA and Asia Destinations

LUFTHANSA Announces Resumption Of Service To Certain USA and Asia Destinations

While away for the last 2 weeks, Lufthansa released information concerning their Winter 2017/18 timetable.   Their updates reflect the resumption of 2 routes to the USA as well as 1 to Asia.

Perhaps the most important announcement involved the resumption of service between Berlin (Tegel) and New York (JFK) as a result of Lufthansa’s takeover of certain Air Berlin routes.   Beginning November 8, LH will fly between TXL and JFK 5 times per week (Daily except for Friday and Sunday).   The last time that LH flew this route was back in 2001.

Flight LH406 will depart Berlin Tegel at 5:35p, arriving in JFK at 8:35p while flight LH407 will depart JFK at 10:20p, arriving in Berlin at 12:15p the next day.

In addition, LH has also announced the following resumptions of service between Dusseldorf and Miami.  Beginning November 8, 2017 LH will fly the route 3x/week, on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays.

Turning to Asia,  Lufthansa announced that it will resume flights between Frankfurt and Shenyang, China effective March 26, 2018.    The route will be flown 3x/week, on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays from Frankfurt.