This Is A First: An Airline Is Selling Seats On Airbnb

Airbnb is becoming increasingly popular, and there’s no denying that the quality of accommodations can vary greatly, from mansions to couches. However, this is something I haven’t seen before.

Lufthansa is selling premium economy seats between Frankfurt and New York on Airbnb at the cost of 699EUR roundtrip.

Here’s how this is described:

“Our cabin isn’t in the woods, but in the sky! Personal food and beverage service at 910km/h.
Multimedia entertainment is included in our Lufthansa Premium Economy Seat from Frankfurt to NYC and WiFi is available. Includes return flight.”

Then here are the basic terms for these tickets: