Lufthansa Group, Star Alliance and partner airlines

Thanks to the close cooperation with our airline partners in the Lufthansa Group and the Star Alliance and with other cooperation partners, we can offer our passengers a globally efficient travel experience with many benefits.

Lufthansa Group

The Lufthansa Group is a globally operating aviation group with a total of more than 550 subsidiaries and affiliated companies. The company portfolio consists of network airlines, point-to-point airlines and aviation service companies.

Through the cooperation between Lufthansa and SWISS, you enjoy even more benefits as a passenger because both airlines attach the greatest importance to quality and service.

The cooperation with Austria’s leading airline provides our passengers with an attractive route network and the highest quality.

Enjoy the range of benefits on the ground and in the air that result from our cooperation with Belgium’s leading airline.

As well as its usual attractive European flights, the new Eurowings now offers you great-value long-haul destinations worldwide.

About Star Alliance

The Star Alliance network was established in 1997 as the first truly global airline alliance to offer worldwide reach, recognition and seamless service to the international traveller. Its acceptance by the market has been recognised by numerous awards, including the Air Transport World Market Leadership Award and Best Airline Alliance by both Business Traveller Magazine and Skytrax.

The member airlines are: 

With Gold status you can enjoy more lounges than any other alliance and bring a guest. Whether it's great food and refreshments or a place to work or relax, you can experience it all.

The Star Alliance network can take our customers almost anywhere around the world. Together with our 28 member airlines we bring you seamlessly to over 1,300 destinations, flying to 98% of the world. Whether you are flying to the remote mountain trails of South America, to the vast metropolises of Asia, our airlines can take our customers almost anywhere.

A strong alliance for over 20 years

Founded in May 1997 by five renowned international airlines, the Star Alliance has since developed into the world’s leading aviation alliance with 28 members. With 18,800 flights daily, it currently connects 1,317 airports in 193 countries. Worldwide, there are more than 1,000 lounges available for customers with Star Alliance member Gold Status.

The perfect complement is our Lufthansa Regional network, which connects the regions of Europe with each other and with the Star Alliance network. Our services are enhanced by additional partnerships with selected airlines.

Lufthansa partner airlines

Through our selected cooperation partners, we can bring you even better connections and a harmonised service.

Codeshare partnerships

With Lufthansa’s global route network you can reach destinations in more than 80 countries; in addition to this, we offer flights operated by what are known as codeshare partners. These are airlines with which we have an agreement on the shared use of flight capacities. Together with the flights operated by Lufthansa, they enable you to enjoy an even greater choice of destinations and departure times.