Lufthansa strike update 1010 hrs Fri 06 Nov


It’s on……

The cabin crew strike starts this afternoon until the following Friday

They expect to cancel most short haul flight this afternoon

It will hit different German airports each day

Starting with Frankfurt and Dusseldorf

No strike on Sunday


The present situation is vague and so too is LH’s response, see below.

Note they are permitting changes, but at this stage no REFUND, although if your flight is cancelled they will

At a later stage they may well offer free refunds


This is LH’s comments


Lufthansa will publish a special flight plan when concrete strike measure are announced



Even though the extent of a possible strike is not confirmed, we offer, as a gesture of goodwill, a transfer rule to our customers. Passengers who are in possession of Lufthansa/SWISS/Austrian Airlines or Brussels Airlines tickets from 06.11.2015 till 09.11.2015 to/from/via Frankfurt/Munich/Düsseldorf, can rebook once free of charge online under My bookings. The following conditions must be observed: – Rebooking within the same booking class – Tickets must be issued on/before 05.11.2015 – New date of travel must be on/before 28.02.2016 – Change of origin/destination and class of service/compartment are not permitted – For all other ticket conditions, original fare conditions apply