Review of Lufthansa flight Hong Kong Munich in Premium Eco

Airline Lufthansa
Flight LH731
Class Premium Eco
Seat 23C
Aircraft Airbus A340-600
Flight time 12:20
Take-off 23 Jul 16, 23:20
Arrival at 24 Jul 16, 05:40
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Published on 12th September 2016
My World Youth Day trip
1. LH731 HKG-MUC 23/7/2016 A346 PEY (here)
2. LH1622 MUC-KRK 24/7/2016 A321-200 Y
3. LO3836 GDN-WAW 7/8/2016 DH8 Y
4. LH1615 WAW-MUC 7/8/2016 E195 Y
5. LH730 MUC-HKG 7/8/2016 A346 Y

This is my first trip to Europe, I chosen Lufthansa to my destination. I will take LH731 to Munich and
transit to Krakow, it look a nice trip for World Youth Day. However, I heard that LH797 to FRA was
delay due to weather problem. There a lots of passengers ask for the hotel and allowance.

The passengers ask for information of LH797
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The gate 212 to MUC.
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The nice plane D-AIHT, look forward to the nice jounery.
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Ready for boarding
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There are some surprise for me, I used mobile boarding pass. However the light turn red,
the staff checked my passport and told me "Sir, your seat changed to 23C from 57K. It is the premium
Economy Class, it is much comfortable. Enjoy your flight. Wow, it is my first time upgrade.

The 12 inches PTV.
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The seat view of PEY
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The nice legroom for my 12hrs flight.
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Just look around the Economy class
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Another view of PEY seat
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The IFE remote, it really user friendly.
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The overnight kit and a bottle water.
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Inside of the overnight kit.
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The FA serve the welcome drinks to us.
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A cup of juice.
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Safety Video
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The menu of LH731
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After takeoff.
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I watched the video about Sagrada Familla
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Just pass the border between Hong Kong and China.
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Let's walk down to the washroom.
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This is the crew rest.
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Inside the washroom.
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A view of Economy Class
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The large galley.
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The snack and a cup of Sparking wine.
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Another view of Economy Class
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I chosen the Western dinner.
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The nice tableware
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Mixed Green with smoked Chicken and Cherry Tomato. A nice appetizer before the
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Main Course: Chicken Goulash with Penne, Carrots and Broccoil. Really nice dinner
for me, the penne it tasty cheesy. Good job LH.
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Dessert: Baked Cheese Cake, look tasty dessert to end the dinner.
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We still have 9hr 11mins to MUC.
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The different view of Economy Class
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The drink bar
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I still hungry after dinner, the FA let me try the Economy class dish. It look just so
so pork rice and taste salty.
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Just woke up and wait for the breakfast.
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The western breakfast.
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Scrambled Egg with Chicken Sausage and Vegetable Ratatouille. The egg tasty insipid, but the
Vegetable Ratatouille can make the taste balance. Nothing special of the sausages.
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Warsteiner Beer
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Fruit salad
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Look so bad for the washroom.
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The Economy Class passengers still enjoy the breakfast.
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We are ready to land.
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The business class view.
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Please look forward to my LH1622 trip.
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Cabin crew9.0

Hong Kong - HKG


Munich - MUC



It is really surprise jounery for me, it is nice to enjoy the Premium Economy Class for 12hrs flight.
The seat is comfortable and enough legroom for me. The overnight kit is useful for the overnight flight.
I really like a bottle of water, it is the extra item from Economy class.

For the meal, it looks quite similar to Y class. But they use more elegant tableware and the glasses cup
for the drinks. The dinner is more attractive than the breakfast. Totally sum up, the catering of LH
is out of my expect.

For the crew, they are really like to smile and they have good language skills. The FA who serve me
it speaks Cantonese. On the other hand, the serve the drink every an hour. Good job.

It is very nice experience on PEY, hope I can on board again.

Information on the route Hong Kong (HKG) Munich (MUC)

The contributors of Flight-Report published 9 reviews of 1 airlines on the route Hong Kong (HKG) → Munich (MUC).


The airline with the best average rating is Lufthansa with 7.3/10.

The average flight time is 12 hours and 29 minutes.

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  • Comment 366659 by
    KévinDC TEAM SILVER 5331 Comments

    Thanks for this very nice report on Lufthansa's Premium Economy! The product looks very nice overall--from the good seats and good amount of space to the better service and catering. The only thing I find weird about LH's Premium Economy is that they only use those flimsy screens to separate PE from Y instead of a true bulkhead wall like other airlines. On some aircraft, I believe on the A380, LH's PE is surrounded by Economy class in front and in the back, which I find even weirder. Aside from that, everything looks great. Thanks for sharing!

    • Comment 366717 by
      henrylau1991 AUTHOR 72 Comments

      Yup, Lufthansa's PEY is really nice and comfortable. But I like the screen in front of me instead of store
      in the armrest. A346 's PEY is better than A380's, because the IFE system is the latest model. The screen it look

  • Comment 367021 by
    hometoyyz SILVER 538 Comments

    Very nice look at LH's PE offering on the A340.... looks like a good offering. It's nice that even if the second meal (breakfast) is kinda economy-ish, it's served with real dishes and tableware. My only longhaul PE experience is AC, where you get a domestic J-style meal for the first meal, and after that, it's all economy service all the time. Hard product looks good for PE, and service seems to match.

    For some reason, I find the downstairs lavatories on the LH 346 the coolest thing. Just novelty, I'm sure, but it's so different.

    Thanks for sharing this!

    • Comment 367038 by
      henrylau1991 AUTHOR 72 Comments

      LH's PEY is really nice, especially the dinner is tasty and full enough. Also, the overnight kit is useful
      for thus flight. The downstairs lavatories is unique of all the 346. That's why I choose A346 to MUC instead of
      the boring A388 to FRA.

  • Comment 367305 by
    757Fan 594 Comments

    Great to get a look at what Lufthansa's Premium Economy product is like. The seats and the food look quite nice. Always nice to get an upgrade!

    Thank you for sharing.

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