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Buy Lufthansa Miles With a 60% Bonus (1.26¢ per Mile) to Fly Lufthansa First Class

Lufthansa started selling mileage bundles called "Bundle & Go" for its Miles & More program late in 2022. The bundles come in three sizes: small, medium, and large. From now until September 30, 2023, Lufthansa is offering a 60% bonus on all three sizes of these bundles. With this deal, members can buy Lufthansa Miles & More miles for as little as 1.26¢ each. Should you buy? Let's look.

Fly to Europe in Business Class for 55k Miles Round-Trip Using Miles & More Mileage Bargains

Miles & More Mileage Bargains is a monthly award discount promotion (similar to Flying Blue Promo Rewards and Singapore Airlines Spontaneous Escapes). Travelers can book award flights between the U.S. and Europe for 30,000 miles round-trip in economy, 45k round-trip in premium economy, or just 55k miles in business class. Here's how to take advantage of one of the 441 discounted awards available to/from the U.S. in September 2023.

Do Lufthansa Miles & More Miles Expire?

Lufthansa Miles & More miles expire 36 months after they were earned, and miles can't be extended through account activity. However, there are two options that will exempt you from the expiration policy. Here's the policy and the ways to be exempt from miles expiry.

Download Lufthansa’s Miles & More App to Earn up to 1,000 Miles

Lufthansa recently launched its new Miles and More app to help members book flights and collect rewards miles. With that came a promotion for Miles & More members to pick up 500 bonus miles just for downloading and logging into the new app. Another promotion offers an additional 500 miles just for logging in again before May 31, 2023. Here's a little look into the app and how you can claim up to 1,000 bonus miles.

Purchase Lufthansa Lounge Access From €39 (~$42)

You can purchase Lufthansa Business Class lounge access at multiple destinations in the U.S. and Europe starting from €39 (~$42). With the purchase, you can access the lounges regardless of your class of travel or, more importantly, which airline you are flying.

Earn up to 12 Miles & More Miles on Marriott Stays

Lufthansa Miles & More members can earn up to 12 miles per US dollar at participating Marriott Bonvoy hotels on stays before May 31, 2021. That's an excellent return on your Marriott spending if you're a Miles & More member and are planning to travel before the end of May.

Lufthansa Miles & More Supports Mileage Pooling (Family Accounts)

Lufthansa has added family pooling of miles, and several new features to its Miles & More loyalty program to celebrate its 25th birthday. Lufthansa has not confirmed the exact date that the new pooling will come into effect, although it has indicated that it will happen in May this year. The new program is tailored to families and allows the pooling of miles for two adults and up to five children. According to the Miles and More website, the pooling is only valid for award miles and not status miles.