Lufthansa has announced a new gateway city in the USA beginning next fall.

Tampa Bay, Florida becomes the latest addition to Lufthansa’s timetable and will see service from Frankfurt beginning on September 25, 2015.  The new route will be year-round with 5 weekly flights during the summer and 4 weekly flights during the winter.

The departing flight from Frankfurt will be Flight LH482, leaving Frankfurt at 11:00a and arriving in Tampa at 3:50p.  The return flight will be LH483, departing Tampa at 5:20p and arriving in Frankfurt the following morning at 8:45a.   Flight time will be approximately 11 hours.

The route will be flown by a 3-class A340 so passengers can choose from  Business, Premium Economy or Economy bookings.

The fares are already loaded on Lufthansa.com are now ‘bookable’!