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Lufthansa to Increase Fuel Surcharge

Travel News Asia Latest Travel News Podcasts Monday, 14 July 2008

Due to the continued increase in crude oil and kerosene prices, Lufthansa has confirmed it is to increase its fuel surcharges.

The fuel surcharge on domestic German and intra-European routes will increase by three euros to 27 euros per flight segment.

On long-haul routes the corresponding fuel surcharge will be raised by five euros to 97 euros per flight segment.

The increases will apply to all Lufthansa tickets issued on or after 17 July 2008.

Lufthansa last increased its fuel surcharges on 16 June 2008 on European flights by three euros to 24 euros and on long-haul flights by ten euros to 92 euros.

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