Lufthansa LCC Eurowings To Offer Seasonal YYC-FRA Service
Anna Kroupina, Open Jaw
Eurowings, Lufthansa Group's budget subsidiary, will connect Calgary to Frankfurt, Germany, with service beginning 1JUN. Four times weekly service will operate through 24OCT.
The new Calgary route will be operated with an Airbus A330-200 configured with 22 Business Class, 17 Premium Economy and 231 Economy Class seats.
Flights will operate Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays. As the summer travel period concludes, the service will alternate to three weekly flights (Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays) beginning on 05OCT until 24OCT.
"For over six decades the Lufthansa Group has been serving Canada. We continue to expand to new gateways in the region, which underscores our commitment to the Canadian market,” said Hans DeHaan, Senior Director Canada, Lufthansa Group.
"Eurowings will now offer a direct connection between Calgary and Lufthansa Group's Hub Frankfurt, linking passengers to over 300 connections throughout Europe, as well as across Africa, the Middle East and beyond."
Lufthansa Group is a Star Alliance member and Air Canada JV partner.
Here is a summary of the new service:
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