Lufthansa has updated their timetable today to reflect an increase in service to Cancun.
For the Winter 2017/2018 season, Lufthansa will fly between Frankfurt and Cancun 3 times a week. Previously (Winter 16/17), the route was flown only 2 times a week. This schedule change will be in effect between October 31 and April 7.
Flight numbers and departure times remain the same.
LUFTHANSA has announced 3 new seasonal destinations for their 2015/16 timetable. Beginning in December 2015, LH will add Cancun, Mexico, Mauritius and the Maldives to its network. The routes will each be flown 2 times a week from Frankfurt and are part of LH’s ‘JUMP’ concept that targets holiday and tourist destinations. A few weeks ago Lufthansa announced Tampa Bay, Florida as a new destination also under the ‘JUMP’ concept.
Specifically, the routes will be operate between December 8, 2015 and April 11, 2016 and will all be flown by 3-Class A340-300 aircraft. This means that passengers will have the choice of Lufthansa’s Business , Premium Economy or Economy class seats. As far as Business Class is concerned, passengers will have the new Business Class available on these flights.
Here are the specifics for each of the new routes:
FRANKFURT – CANCUN:
Flights will operate on Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning December 8, 2015 through April 9, 2016. LH514 will depart Frankfurt at 2:35p local time and arrive in Cancun at 8:05p local time. The return flight will operate as LH515 departing Cancun at 9:35p local time and arrive in Frankfurt at 2:50p the following day. Flight times are scheduled to be approximately 12 hours 30 minutes.
FRANKFURT – MAURITIUS:
Flights will operate on Thursdays and Sundays between December 10, 2015 and April 11, 2016. LH708 will depart Frankfurt at 4:45p and arrive in Mauritius at 7:05a the following morning. The return flight will operate as LH709 departing Maruitius at 8:35a and arrive in Frankfurt at 5:35p. Flight times are scheduled to be approximately 11 hours 20 minutes.
FRANKFURT – MALE:
Flights will operate on Wednesdays and Saturdays between December 9, 2015 and April 10, 2016. LH704 will depart Frankfurt at 7:50p and arrive in Male at 9:30a the following morning. The return flight will operate as LH705 departing Male at 11:00a and arrive in Frankfurt at 5:40p. Flight times are scheduled to be approximately 9 hours 40 minutes.
Booking is now available on Lufthansa.com.