Star Alliance launches RTW fare in Premium Economy

FRANKFURT, July 29th - The Star Alliance Round-the-World (RTW) fare has been expanded to include travel in Premium Economy Class in three mileage bands: 29,000, 34,000 or 39,000 miles.

The new fare can now be booked for travel in the Premium Economy cabins on the following airlines: Air Canada, Air China, Air New Zealand, ANA, EVA Air, Lufthansa, LOT Polish Airlines, SAS, Singapore Airlines, THAI and Turkish Airlines.

To provide customers with full flexibility, itineraries may include any other Star Alliance member airlines as well. On flights where Premium Economy Class is not offered, travellers will be accommodated in Economy Class.

With the new fares, customers can choose from a total of 17 different Star Alliance RTW fare options: three for travel in First Class, four for travel in Business Class, three for travel in Premium Economy and seven for travel in Economy Class.

Further information can be found here.