United Airlines Air Canada Additional alliances
Our alliance with United Airlines, signed in 1993 and operational since June 1994, gives you access to the route system of the world's largest airline. You can now connect from 56 US cities on Lufthansa code-share flights over our joint hubs in Chicago, Washington, DC and San Francisco. Adding Lufthansa's 10 US departure cities with non-stop services, makes a total of 66 US departure cities for you to choose from. United serves 9 destinations in Europe with non-stop flights. Our networks meet in 10 points in Asia, making our alliance truly global. Combined, Lufthansa and United serve over 400 destinations and operate up to 3,000 flights a day.
Lufthansa/United Airlines alliance benefits you.
The Lufthansa/United alliance streamlines your travel. You make one call for bookings and reserve your favorite seats on all segments in advance; that means one stop for check-in, ticketing, advanced boarding passes and baggage handling for every segment of your journey. You can earn or redeem miles in either
Lufthansa Miles & More®or United Mileage Plus® when you fly on flights operated by either airline. That means you can now redeem Lufthansa miles for a free trip to Hawaii or other United destinations. Moreover, as a Lufthansa Senator or Frequent Traveller Card holder, you also have complimentary access to United's Red Carpet Club Lounge on your day of departure, with a valid United Airlines ticket.