LOT Polish Airlines is the flag-carrying airline of Poland. Passengers have been taking to the skies with LOT Polish Airlines since 1928, making them among the world's oldest airlines. LOT Polish Airlines have a huge fleet; passengers can expect to take off in one of their 100 plus craft they fly regularly.
The transport hub of LOT Polish Airlines is at Warsaw Chopin Airport. Warsaw Chopin Airport became a major transport hub during the early 2000s, which saw the development of LOT Polish Airlines' fleet. LOT Polish Airlines' use of the tagline, 'Airfares That Fit Your Budget & Needs,' emphasizes their affordability as the major airline connecting Poland and other Eastern European destinations with the wider world.
LOT Polish Airlines flies to over 120 international destinations across Europe, North America, and Asia. They are the only airline to fly long-haul from Warsaw Chopin Airport to huge international destinations like Tokyo, New York, Delhi, Seoul, Los Angeles, and more. Approximately 10 million passengers take to the skies with LOT Polish Airlines each year. LOT Polish Airlines also provides a select few long-haul services from Krakow, and many flights to European destinations regularly depart from there. LOT Polish Airlines flies with multiple types of commercial aircraft, but most passengers will fly on a Boeing 787 Dreamliner or a De Havilland Canada Dash 8 when they take to the skies with LOT.
LOT Polish Airlines are considered to have an excellent safety record and have not had serious incidents in over 25 years. In addition, flight attendants are respectful and friendly. Their carriages are also clean and well kept.
LOT Polish Airlines are a member of the Star Alliance. Passengers who fly with LOT Polish Airlines and other airlines which are members of the Star Alliance accrue air miles, which they can deduct from the price of their ticket. Star Alliance members who fly with LOT Polish Airlines are able to use the Star Alliance lounge at airports around the world, and the lounges of other Star Alliance members.
Miles & More is the name of LOT Polish Airlines' frequent flyer program, in partnership with other Star Alliance members. In addition to booking flights, every time you buy something with your credit card, purchase travel insurance, or a stay in a hotel, you earn air miles!
Most passengers on LOT Polish Airlines' long-haul service will fly on the Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is exquisitely comfortable; passengers will be able to recline on seats which are 43cm wide. Every seat has an electric socket and a USB port, so you can charge your phone or your laptop while en route. LOT Polish Airlines has a dedicated onboard entertainment system in the back of every seat, with 100s of movies and TV shows at your fingertips. Every passenger can choose between a range of the newest releases and classic favorites. There are also plenty of child-friendly options, so the kids can enjoy the flight in peace. In addition to TV shows and movies, passengers will find a range of cultural entertainment options, like a concert, opera, and ballet, streaming alongside sporting events.
Every passenger on a long-haul flight with LOT Airlines will enjoy at least two meals. The first will be served not long after the boarding, and the last one will be served shortly before landing. If you are traveling between lunch and dinnertime, you will enjoy two delicious hot meals.
Business Class passengers will enjoy freshly prepared food and complimentary drinks while onboard. All Business Class seats recline to the horizontal position, so travelers can take some rest as they fly.
Passengers with LOT Polish Airlines can check-in 72 hours before their flight is scheduled to depart, and the last time they can check-in is 3 hours before flying. Passengers on European flights without checked baggage can arrive 2 hours prior to departure and have a relaxing experience at check-in and the airport. Passengers going to international destinations, as well as those checking in baggage, should arrive at the airport 3 hours before departure.
Passengers can check-in bags weighing 50 lbs (23 kgs). Every passenger can carry a bag onboard which weighs 26 lbs (12 kgs).
Business Class passengers can check-in 2 cabin bags with a weight of 50 lbs (23 kgs) per bag, and take 2 pieces of hand-luggage weighing 26 lbs (12 kgs onboard in the cabin.
Economy passengers who are flying within Europe cannot check-in hold luggage without paying an additional fee; if they choose to, they can take a bag weighing a maximum of 50 lbs (23 kgs)
Bags must be no larger than 62 inches (158 cm) (length + width + height) for business and Economy Class.
Passengers can place musical instruments or bicycles into the hold if they contact LOT Polish Airlines prior to departure.