Airfare of the Day: Lufthansa/Swiss/United FIRST CLASS Frankfurt (FRA), Germany to New York NY (JFK), USA from 2799 € Round Trip


Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to the Star Alliance transatlantic partners (Lufthansa/Swiss/United) and their first class promotional round trip fares between Frankfurt and New York.

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Fare Details:

  • Fare: Lufthansa (LH)/Swiss (LX)/United (UA) ALAXCN FRA to NYC
  • Booking class: A (first class)
  • Price: from ‎2799 € (from 2281 € Base Fare + Taxes & Surcharges).
  • Day/Time restrictions: do not apply.
  • Seasonal restrictions: outbound permitted 22JUN 18 through 11AUG 18 for each transatlantic sector. Inbound permitted 29JUN 18 through 26AUG 18 for each transatlantic sector.
  • Flight restrictions: transatlantic sectors must be on any LH/LX/UA flight, including codeshares.
  • Advanced reservation/Ticketing restrictions: reservations are required for all sectors, at least 14 days before departure.
  • Minimum stay requirements: 6 days after departure.
  • Maximum stay requirements: 3 months after departure.
  • Stopovers: no stopovers permitted.
  • Transfers: 5 transfers permitted in each direction.
  • Blackout dates: do not apply.
  • Travel restrictions: valid for travel commencing on/after 22JUN 18 and on/before 26AUG 18.
  • Sales restrictions: tickets must be issued on/before 28MAR 18.
  • Cancellations: ticket is non-refundable in case of cancel/no-show.
  • Changes: changes not permitted.

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The following accruals were estimated using wheretocredit calculator for FRA-JFK round trip travel on LH marketed and operated flights without considering any elite status bonuses or ongoing promotions.


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