Register your pet to take in the cabin

You can take your dog or cat with you in the cabin on your Lufthansa flight. We’ll check the availability and make the booking for you no later than 72 hours before departure. We shall inform you by email if it is not possible to make the booking for your pet. If your booking is successful, you must pay the fees incurred when checking in at the airport.

From 1 January 2020, restrictions will be imposed on the transport of dogs and cats belonging to snub-nosed (brachycephalic) breeds.

Dogs and cats that weigh more than 8 kg including their transport container may be transported under certain conditions as excess baggage in the aircraft’s air-conditioned cargo hold.

General information

Please give us your contact details, your flight details and the type of service you require. You must register each pet individually for carriage in the cabin.

Your details
Please enter your surname as it is written on the flight ticket.
Please enter your first name as it is written on the flight ticket.
Please enter your telephone number with your country code (e.g. +49 or +1).
Flight details
Please enter your six-digit booking code.
Please enter your 13-digit ticket number (220-XXXXXXXXXX).
Type of service

For which flight would you like to book the service?

Register cat or dog

We shall check for availability, and add the transport of your pet in the cabin to your next Lufthansa flight booking. We shall inform you by email if it is not possible to make the booking for your pet. If your booking is successful, you must pay the fees incurred when checking in at the airport.

Requirements
  • Booking no later than 72 hours before departure (otherwise please contact the Service Centre up to 24 hours before departure)
  • available exclusively on flights operated by Lufthansa
  • maximum dimensions of the transport container: 55 x 40 x 23 cm
  • maximum weight: 8 kg (including the transport container)
  • the transport container must be softly padded as well as leak-proof, odour-proof and large enough for the animal to be able to stand in its natural position, and also lie down and turn without any restriction
  • Lufthansa Express Bus: carriage at your own risk, no reservation necessary
  • Lufthansa Express Rail: carriage at your own risk, no reservation necessary
  • You are obliged to present the health, entry and transfer documents required at the airport
  • For check-in, please present the following form for transporting a dog/cat as additional carry-on baggage in the passenger cabin:
Type of animal

Which animal would you like to register for transport in the cabin?

Breed
Please enter the breed of your pet.
Your pet’s age
Please enter your pet’s age in years or months, e.g. 4 years or 8 months.
Dimensions of transport container

Please enter the dimensions of your transport container so that we can ensure carriage.

Please enter the length in centimetres.
Please enter the width in centimetres.
Please enter the height in centimetres.
Please enter the weight of your transport container, including your pet, in kilograms.

Terms and conditions of use

Please confirm the terms and conditions of use.

Please confirm the statement regarding the chargeable service.

Please confirm the form template statement at the check-in counter.