Eurowings announces more direct flights into Africa’s Eden!
Eurowings Discover has announced more direct flights into Africa’s Eden than ever. There are now direct flights from Frankfurt to Windhoek and onwards to Victoria Falls. Travellers can take advantage of the proximity to a diverse array of attractions.
Eurowings Discover is the leisure carrier of the Lufthansa Group and a proud aviation member of Africa’s Eden Tourism Association. Together, we are committed to expanding operations within the Kaza region and increasing accessibility for regional and international tourists.
- Seven flights weekly between Windhoek and Frankfurt from March 27th 2022, with a pledge to year-round service
- Increased flight departures on this route during peak season from July through September
- Opening the air travel route from Windhoek, Namibia, to Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
According to CEO Wolfgang Raebiger, “Eurowings Discover has developed a long-term growth strategy for Namibia and the Southern African region to further support the attractiveness of Namibia for German and European holidaymakers. Moreover, Dr Andre Schulz, General Manager for Southern and East Africa of Lufthansa Group, notes that “expanding our Lufthansa Group footprint in Southern Africa, we are underlining our commitment to the region”.
Frequently asked questions
When do flights depart from Germany to Namibia?
Flights with Eurowings airline will depart Frankfurt in the evenings. Seven flights per week are scheduled year-round, with the program expanding to ten flights from early July to mid-September.
When do flights depart from Namibia to Germany?
Flights with Eurowings will depart Windhoek, Namibia in the early morning. Seven flights per week are scheduled year-round, with the program expanding to ten flights from early July to mid-September.
When do flights depart from Namibia to Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe?
Flights depart Windhoek on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays bound for Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, with Eurowings. Tickets purchases can be made from Frankfurt to Victoria Falls via Windhoek for these days, and stopovers in Windhoek are possible.
What plane is used on this route?
The aircraft flying from Frankfurt to Victoria Falls via Windhoek offers up to 300 seats. Thirty lie-flat seats are in Business Class, 31 in Premium Economy and 244 in Economy class. Guests can look forward to an exceptional, high-quality travel experience with all meals and non-alcoholic beverages included in the fare.
Next to the culinary experience, Eurowings Discover provides excellent entertainment onboard – completely free of charge in all classes. Passengers can choose from over 50 movies, 80 TV programs, and numerous soundtracks on their own personal screens.
Alternatively, Eurowings Discover guests can connect to the Onboard Cloud using their own device and receive an extended entertainment package with a wide selection of magazines, over 50 cutting-edge games, gaming streams, and an integrated gaming platform.
Can I book a ticket to Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe from Windhoek, Namibia?
Flights are bookable to Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, via all usual flight booking channels, which includes lufthansa.com and eurowings.com. Furthermore, passengers benefit from the direct connection to all German and European Lufthansa departure points, enabling a continuous booking process and seamless transfer traffic.
Africa’s Eden Tourism Association believes in the African proverb, “If you want to go fast, go alone; if you want to go far, go together”. Thank you, Eurowings Discover, for your proactive role in bringing tourism back to Southern Africa.