[Lufthansa]: Baggage Policy and Fees

blog banner

Posted By: Sofia Jonas

Lufthansa Baggage Policy

Once you start to prepare for the flight and encounter that you have the least knowledge related to the flight journey, such as the boarding process, check-in, documents you should carry, and most importantly, the baggage allowance, if the airline finds any problems with your bags and if they have not been carried according to the instructions given by the airline, then they will be rejected at the time of check-in. This is the reason that you should be well aware of the Lufthansa baggage policy and all the terms and conditions that are mentioned. This will enlighten you about the process and make it convenient for you to go through the journey comfortably without any troubles. We are going to discuss each and everything related to carrying the baggage at Lufthansa to make things easy. 

What are the baggage rules for Lufthansa?

There are several terms and conditions that Lufthansa Airlines has added to their baggage policy, and before you plan the flight, make sure you go through these details. We have mentioned these guidelines below: 

  • People who are traveling in Economy class are allowed to bring one bag of 23 kg. While with the Business and First class travelers will be permitted with 2 to 3 bags of 23 kg. 
  • If you are a member of the Frequent Flyer program, then you can carry two bags of 23 kg, and it will be two bags of 32 kg with the Business and First Class. 
  • The size of your bags should not be more than 62 inches, which is 158 cm. 
  • If you cross the limit set by the airline for the weight or size of your bags, then they will be rejected at the time of check-in. 
  • Make sure that your bags are in good condition and are not broken or damaged. 
  • Bags tied with ropes and wires will be rejected during check-in. 

Can you take a backpack and a carry-on on Lufthansa?

You can bring the carry on luggage while traveling with Lufthansa Airline by following the rules the airline has provided.The weight for the carry-on bag is 8 kg with 55cm x 40cm x 23cm / 22in x 16in x 9in size. If you have more queries about the baggage allowance, then you can contact the Lufthansa customer service by phone by dialing 1 (800) 645-3880, the customer service phone number. 

What is the weight limit for additional baggage on Lufthansa?

The maximum weight limit for your bags is 32 kg for all the flights and routes that are available with Lufthansa. If, in some special cases, you need to bring more than this, then you need to inform the airline beforehand so they can guide you accordingly. 

What is a free baggage allowance?

With Economy Class, only one bag with 23 kg; with Premium Economy Class, 2 bags of 32 kg; and with Business Class 2 bags up to 32 kg will be allowed without any Lufthansa baggage fees, these are free baggage allowances. It can be more if you are a member of the Loyalty Program as it offers multiple benefits and advantages.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *