Lufthansa Group announces flight cancellations for April

March 12, 2020

Due to the exceptional circumstances caused by the spread of the coronavirus, Lufthansa has announced reduced flight schedules from March 29 to April 24.

The flight cancellations will be implemented successively in the booking systems, and affected passengers will be informed of the changes and rebooking options as of today.

For all passenger airlines in the Group, a total of 23,000 flights must be cancelled. Further cancellations are expected in the coming weeks. Flight schedule adjustments for the period after April 25 will be made at a later date.

The capacity adjustments mainly affect Europe, Asia and the Middle East. In the cancellations, care will be taken to ensure that all destinations on all continents can be reached with a Lufthansa Group airline via the hubs of Frankfurt, Munich, Zurich, Vienna and Brussels.

Lufthansa passengers who are planning a trip in the coming weeks are recommended to check the current status of the respective flight on before departure. Guests who have left their contact details with Lufthansa will be proactively informed if their flight is cancelled.