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Everything you need to know about your Lufthansa flight from Manchester Airport

Lufthansa departures are running normally from Terminal 1

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Manchester Airport has all your travel needs covered, from how to get to the airport to insurance. Let us look after the basics for you, so you can get your holiday off to a flying start.

Lufthansa check-in at Manchester Airport

The Lufthansa check-in desks at Manchester Airport are in the landside T1 Departure Hall, just a short walk from all T1 car parks and public transport options. Follow airport signage for the quickest route to T1 Departures. It is also possible to check-in online from 23 hours before departure.

Lufthansa baggage allowance

Lufthansa’s free baggage allowance is based on the route, fare and travel class you’ve booked. It is best to check your allowance before you leave for the airport to make sure that you’re within the limits. Lufthansa also offers excess and special baggage, and sports baggage services for those carrying larger or unusual items.

Manchester Airport services for Lufthansa passengers

Manchester Airport’s Terminal 1 has great shops, cafes and restaurants for those waiting for their flight, from Dixons Travel to Starbucks. For a limited time only, Lufthansa shoppers can also get 10% off at World Duty Free when they click & collect. T1 also has an Escape Lounge and a 1903 Lounge for those wanting to relax in style with complimentary food and drinks before their flight.

Why fly with Lufthansa?

Lufthansa and its subsidiaries comprise the second largest airline in Europe by passenger numbers. Lufthansa offers FlyNet Internet on all long-haul flights, as well as fine dining menus, inflight entertainment and pre-flight shopping options, ensuring that its passengers can travel in style with their every need taken care of.