With a Star Alliance African Airpass, you can choose from 26 destinations in 18 countries across Sub-Saharan Africa (IATA Africa including Cairo and the Indian Ocean Islands; excluding the SAL Islands).

In conjunction with a round-trip intercontinental ticket on any Star Alliance carrier, travelers have the flexibility to choose any Airpass journey within Africa served directly by South African Airways and EgyptAir.

To benefit from the Star Alliance Africa Airpass fares, please read the information below and contact Lufthansa for bookings and the complete Terms & Conditions.


Star Alliance Africa Airpass

Star Alliance Africa AirpassAn Airpass is comprised of 3 to 10 flight coupons. The fare per coupon is based on the distance flown and priced at a fixed rate of as low as $110 USD*. For example, a fare of only USD$650* could include the routing Cape Town (CPT) – Durban (DUR) – Johannesburg (JNB) – Victoria Falls (VFA) – Johannesburg (JNB) – Cape Town (CPT). *(plus applicable taxes or fees)



Fares per coupon flown on direct flights (in USD). The fares apply for economy service.

up to 500 miles$110from 2251 to 2500 miles$340
from 501 to 850 miles$135from 2501 to 2800 miles $360
from 851 to 1200 miles $160from 2801 to 3000 miles $380
from 1201 to 1500 miles $190from 3001 to 3500 miles $450
from 1501 to 1800 miles$240from 3501 to 4000 miles $500
from 1801 to 2000 miles$280from 4001 to 4500 miles $650
from 2001 to 2250 miles$320

The Star Alliance Africa Airpass Fare is available for residents of a country outside of Africa and Egypt.

To check how many miles the itinerary you are planning amounts to, you can use the online mileage calculator.

Star Alliance Africa Airpass Mileage Calculator


Additional Information

  • Travel may last up to three months, and except for the first coupon, reservations can be made at any time.
  • Following Discounts can be applied: Children (2-11) pay 75% of adult fare. Infant under 2 not occupying a seat 10% of adult fare – if infant turns 2 during the journey, child fare applies. No senior discount.
  • Some restrictions apply.
  • For complete reservations and ticketing information, please check your CRS or contact your Star Alliance sales representative.
  • Carriers operating within Africa:
    MS EgyptAir
    SA South African Airways