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Kids-Area Familie im Wartebereich

All-round service – from the booking to the destination

Lufthansa offers a comprehensive range of services to make your family trip as easy and as pleasant as possible, from the booking to the destination. Here you will find recommendations for your travel preparations as well as for your time at the airport and on board.

Travel preparations

Useful lists on the Internet

With our clearly laid out checklists for download, you will be well prepared for a trip with the whole family. The checklists can be found here.

In addition, specific information about flying with babies is listed here.

And you can find helpful information about flying with small children here.

Unaccompanied children

If your child needs to fly unaccompanied, they will be in the best hands with Lufthansa. You can find all the information about children traveling unaccompanied here.

Check travel regulations

In some countries, special regulations apply to the entry and exit of, and with, children. You can find out about the current regulations here.

Easily book online

At you can book your trip comfortably from home or while on the go. More information about online booking can be found here.

Always find the cheapest offer

Make sure you always have the cheapest Lufthansa fare by using the best price search. You can find out more about the Lufthansa best price search here.

Before the flight

Check in comfortably

In order to save time on the day of departure, you can check in from home. You can find out more about online check-in here. An overview of all check-in options can be found here.

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Get to and from the airport with Lufthansa Express

The Lufthansa Express offers enable seamless transport to and from the airport, for example by long-distance bus or ICE train. You can find more information about Lufthansa Express here.

Pre-order children’s meals

Fun and also tasty: These meals are tailored precisely to suit the needs of little passengers. You can find further information about the Lufthansa children’s menus here.

Reserve seats

Whether it’s a seat by the window, aisle, with more legroom, or close to the washrooms – you can easily choose exactly the right seats for your family. More information on seat reservations can be found here.

Check baggage regulations

For children and adults, different free baggage rules apply depending on the travel class, fare, and passenger status. An overview of the free baggage regulations can be found here.

With children at the airport

Check baggage

If you have checked in online, you can check your luggage yourself at the baggage kiosks in Frankfurt, Munich, and Hamburg. You can find information about your baggage check-in options here.


Taking the pushchair to the aircraft

If you choose your foldable stroller to be your child’s carry-on baggage, you can take it right up to the aircraft at many airports and get it back immediately after landing. Further information on the baggage regulations can be found here.

Dedicated family check-in area

In Frankfurt and Munich there is a check-in counter especially for families. Your children will even receive boarding passes for their cuddly toys and you can pick up the brochure “Der Familienlotse.” It contains valuable tips for your time at the airport, such as where to find the play areas, viewing terraces, or a free pushchair rental service in Frankfurt or Munich.
More information about your check-in options can be found here.

Taking children into the Business Lounge

The Business Lounge at Frankfurt Airport has a children’s area with painting tables, games consoles, children’s cinema, and much more. You can inform yourself about the children’s area of the Frankfurt Business Lounge here.

Lufthansa Guide Service for families

In Frankfurt and Munich, families can be accompanied by a Lufthansa guide who will help you find your way around. You can find further information about the Lufthansa Guide Service here.

On board

Their own logbook

Your child can record the most important information about all of his or her flights in his or her own logbook, which is available on board. More information about the Lufthansa logbook can be found here.

Good entertainment on board

Lufthansa in-flight entertainment always offers a wide range of films, series, audio plays, music, and games for young passengers. The respective current program can be found here.

Entertaining children’s apps

Throughout the entire journey, your child will also be well-entertained with the special Lufthansa apps for children. You can find everything else about the Lufthansa children’s apps here.

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