Cheap flights from LAN Airlines

If South America is your travel destination on your upcoming trip, LAN Airlines will take you there smoothly and safely. LAN Airlines and its affiliates operate in more than 80 destinations in South America. As one of the leading airlines in South America, LAN Airlines flies six times a week from Sydney to Santiago, Chile, via Auckland. LAN Airlines also offers three nonstop flights weekly from Sydney to Santiago in code share with partner airline, Qantas.


Currently, LAN Airlines services 15 destinations in Chile, 14 destinations in Peru, 4 destinations in Ecuador, 14 destinations in Argentina, 24 destinations in Colombia, 14 destination in other Latin American countries and the Caribbean, 5 destinations in the US, 1 destination in Canada, 3 destinations in Europe, and 4 destinations in the South Pacific. In addition, LAN Airlines, through its various code share agreements, services 25 additional destinations in North America, 16 additional destinations in Europe, 25 in Latin America and the Caribbean, and 2 in Asia.

LAN Airlines is considered as one of the main international and domestic passenger airlines in South America, holding the largest market share of passenger traffic to and from Chile, Peru, and Ecuador.


Wherever you want and need to be in South Africa, North America, the Caribbean, Europe, Oceania, and Polynesia, let LAN Airlines help you discover the charm of these places. From booking to arrival, LAN Airlines makes sure that you receive the best quality service you deserve.

Some of the most popular destination sites that you can book with LAN Airlines include:


●     Chile


o      Easter Island – Famous for its strange statues, the Moai, Easter Island’s mysterious and wonderful archaeological history is what intrigues the visitors to explore this island. Easter Island features strange stone formations, cave paintings, carvings, among others.


o      Santiago de Chile – Santiago is also known as Chile’s economic and cultural heart. As one of the liveliest cities in Chile, Santiago offers a diverse range of venues and activities that will satisfy different preferences. Visit the Fine Arts Museum, enjoy interesting street food at the Mercado Central, and experience the city’s nightlife at the Blondie club.


●     Argentina


o      Bariloche – Adventure-seeking nature lovers will surely love to explore Bariloche. Located 800 metres above sea level, the city of Bariloche is surrounded by native forests, mountains, lakes, and amazing ecological reserves.


o      Buenos Aires – The capital city of Argentina and the one of the most cosmopolitan cities in South America, visitors shouldn’t miss going to public spaces where you can watch dancers and tango groups perform, which the country is known for. Don’t forget to drop by the neighbourhoods of San Telmo and La Boca to buy handicrafts and souvenirs that you can bring back home.


o      Cordoba – When in Argentina, one must include Cordoba in their itineraries and discover why UNESCO has named it as the American Capital of Culture. The city is a perfect example of the preservation of national history, with the colonial buildings and beautiful scenery creating a unique Bohemian atmosphere.


o      Mendoza – Don’t forget to have a taste of Argentinian wine before leaving for home! Mendoza is the main wine-producing area in Argentina, as well as one of the largest producers of Malbec in South America. Mendoza is also ideal to visit in the winter as it boasts ski centres in Las Lenas and Los Penitentes. The forests and gardens of the General San Martin Park also offer a lovely view during the dry seasons.


o      Ushuaia – The town of Ushuaia is the southernmost town in the world and the main tourist hub in the province of Tierra del Fuego. This busy port never fails to have tourists flocking from all over the world every year to appreciate its exceptional landscape. It is also a popular destination spot for those who want to go skiing.


●     Peru

o      Lima – Known as the City of Kings, the capital of Peru is visited by many for its beautiful colonial architecture, and of course, its world class cuisine. The adventure lovers shouldn’t miss the Lima mountain range.


●     Ecuador


o      Guayaquil – As the main driving force of Ecuador’s economy, Guayaquil is considered as one of the most important ports in South America. Situated right in the middle of the equator, expect an excellent climate that allows you to enjoy the place at any time of the year. The beaches here are one of the most recommended places to visit.


o      Quito – Located in the Andes, about 2,800 metres above sea level, the capital of Ecuador showcases a lovely combination and contrast of colonial and contemporary buildings.


o      Baltra, Galapagos Islands – The Galapagos National Park is where you will find the iconic giant turtles of Ecuador. The national park also houses prehistoric iguanas and other exotic species. Enjoy tranquillity in the paradise of Galapagos Islands, where you can find pristine white sand beaches and breath-taking lava tunnels.


Why Fly with LAN Airlines

How to Check-in

Through LAN Airlines’ online check-in, you can save time and select a seat ahead. Passengers are advised to complete their online check-in between 48 and 2 hours before the scheduled departure time of their flight. All LAN Airlines guest are eligible for online check-in except for guests who have special needs, those who are travelling with animals, and those who are travelling with more children than adults on the same reservation. Persons under these categories are advised to complete their check-in at the airport. On the day of the scheduled flight, passengers are required to be at the airport the time shown on their boarding pass and drop off their baggage at the LAN counters.

Baggage Allowances & Fees

Carry-on baggage is free of charge and each passenger is only allowed to carry one piece of hand luggage plus a personal item. In the economy class, the luggage should have a maximum weight of 7kg, while the personal item may be a purse, laptop, or a diaper bag. In the premium economy and premium business classes, the maximum weight allowed for the carry-on baggage is 16kg. Other personal articles like jackets, umbrellas, small cameras, and a small bag of duty free goods are also allowed to be carried onboard, provided that the passenger keeps them in his possession or stows them under the seat. Standard volume of checked baggage should not exceed 158cm/62 inches linear. Standard weight is 23 kilos or 50lbs. Exceeding the standard weight and the number of luggage pieces will have additional charges. Foldable wheelchair, crutches or other orthopaedic device, and a guide dog with certification are free of charge. Baggage allowance for infants include 1 piece of 23kg baggage. Stroller, chair, and bassinet can be carried onboard provided that there is available space. Allowances for infants only apply to children ages 2 and below.


LAN Airlines cabins are divided into three: economy, premium economy, and premium business. When checking in online, passengers are given the opportunity to choose their seats, whether in middle, aisle, or window. The online check-in service may be used until 2 hours before flight departure. LAN Airlines allow passengers to purchase an extra seat next to theirs so they can travel more comfortably, especially those with medical needs. This request can be made through LAN Airlines dedicated contact centre or at LAN Offices. Purchasing an extra seat only applies to fares that allow reserved seating. The cost is same to that of an adult ticket. This service is only available in the economy cabin.

Inflight Services

Inflight services include shopping for duty free products, airport VIP lounges, and various choices of food and refreshments. Onboard entertainment is also provided. LAN Airlines offer a wide selection of movies, TV shows, music and games.

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