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Based in Cologne, Germanwings took off in 2002 and flies to more than 90 destinations across Europe.


Cabin Classes


Germanwings' fleet comprises Airbus A319s with a seat pitch of 30 inches and width of 18 inches. Light snacks and drinks, including alcoholic beverages, are available for purchase in flight. Entertainment comprises the in-flight magazine.


Passengers may take 1 piece of hand luggage each, free of charge, up to 8kgs and not exceeding 55cm x 54cm x 20cm. Foldable suit bags may be 57cm x 54cm x 15cm. Checked baggage usually incurs a fee, with the exception of customers with bookings in the Best fare and Fex fare brackets, who may check 1 item of luggage up to 23kgs, free of charge. Otherwise, there is also an excess baggage fee for items in excess of 23kg per traveller.

Check-in Options

Check-in is available at: All departure airport counters Self-service machines (Berlin-Schönefeld, Cologne/Bonn, Hanover, Dortmund, Dresden, Munich and Stuttgart) Online and via smartphone (between 72 and three hours prior to departure. Some German airports allow check-in up to 30 minutes before take off)

Rewards Program

Germanwings operates a frequent flyer program: Boomerang Club.