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Edelweiss Air is a Swiss leisure airline which is entirely owned by Swiss International Airlines and the Lufthansa Group and is based at Zurich Airport. Edelweiss Air flies to over 40 destinations in 28 countries. Edelweiss Air operates to many destinations including Anatalya, Arrecife, Cagliari, Cape Town, Catania, Corfu, Dalaman, Edinburgh, Far, Fuerteventura, Funchal, Havana, Ibiza, Kos, Larnaca, Las Palmas, Palma de Mallorca, Punta Cana, Pristina, Sharm el-Sheikh, Skopje. Tampa, Tenerife. One of Edelweiss Airlines most popular services is from Tampa to Zurich. Use the search bar above to find the best airfares for Edelweiss Air and our alternative airlines. The airline has recently announced new routes between Zurich and Ohrid as well as Tirana in Albania which will begin in April 2019 in time for summer.

Edelweiss Air has different ticket classes that you can purchase; Business Class, Economy Max and Economy Class. Edelweiss Air Business Class is a premium experience, from extra comforts and delightful Swiss cuisine, Edelweiss Air will relax in style on their flight. Passengers travelling on Edelweiss Air Economy Class enjoy entertainment in comfort, with tasty home-cooked food.

Baggage Policy

Edelweiss Air has different baggage rules for carry-on and checked baggage. Your baggage allowance will also be determined by the cabin class you fly in.

Carry-on Baggage

Passengers flying in Economy Class on Edelweiss Air flights are entitled to one item of carry-on baggage with a maximum weight 8kg.Passengers flying in Business Class on Edelweiss Air flights are entitled to two items of carry-on baggage with a maximum weight of 8kg.

Checked Baggage

Passengers flying in Economy Class on Edelweiss Air flights are entitled to one item of checked baggage which can't weigh more than 23kg.Passengers flying in Business Class on Edelweiss Air flights are entitled to two items of checked which can't weigh more than 32kg per piece.

Cabin Classes

Edelweiss Air passengers can either fly in Economy, Premium Economy or Business class.

Economy Class

Edelweiss provide their passengers with a comfortable and enjoyable economy class. Passengers can enjoy their personal touchscreen TV in HD, where over 190 TV shows, 90 films, and over 100 CDs, podcasts and audiobooks available. Children’s films and games are also available to help keep the children entertained.

Economy Class Facilities

Economy class also includes one piece of checked luggage, and one piece of hand luggage included in the price of the ticket. Passengers can also enjoy a cold or hot meal in economy class, depending on the duration of your flight. Served with the meal will be complimentary water, hot and soft drinks.

Economy Class Seats

Economy seats are fitted with features to enhance your comfort experience, such as an adjustable headrest and foot rest which helps prevent thrombosis through improved blood circulation (read more about wellness on flights here, which includes more ways to help prevent DVT.

Premium Economy Class

Edelweiss Air’s Premium Economy is called Economy Max, and is a premium version of all the economy class, with increase comforts and facilities. Economy max passengers will also have priority boarding and exiting the plane, due to the area of economy max being located at the front of the plane, close to the entrance and exit.

Premium Economy Class Facilities

Passengers can enjoy the wide range of entertainment from their 9inch HD personal TV screen, or charge their personal items with its own USB power port. In addition to the food and complimentary drinks mentioned above for economy class, economy max passengers will also have complimentary alcoholic beverages included in their ticket.

Premium Economy Class Seats

Economy Max seat pitches are 15cm larger, with 5cm more space for seat recline. The economy max seats are also in a secluded area of the plane, meaning you get a quieter and more private experience.

Business Class

Edelweiss’ Business Class provides passengers everything they need to relax and get into the holiday mode.

Business Class Facilities

Passengers can also enjoy quick check-in, with a check-in desk dedicated to Business passengers to ensure they are checked in quickly. When flying from select airports, passengers can also have access to airport lounges as a premium guest. Business class passengers also get more baggage allowance; 2 x 32kg checked bags, and 2 x 8kg hand bags per person.

What are the Business Class Seats Like?

Business Class passengers enjoy maximum comfort onboard, with seats that convert into a two metre full-flat bed. Cushions can also be personalised to change the firmness, based on your personal preferences. There is more than 112cm of legroom on business class seats.

First Class

Edelweiss do not currently offer first class services on their flights. For a more premium service, fly in Business Class, where details of this class can be found above.

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Zurich Airport

Zurich Airport is the largest airport in Switzerland and is the main hub of Swiss International Airlines and Helvetic Airways. Other airlines which fly to and from Zurich Airport include Edelweiss Air, Germania Flug, Swiss Global Airlines, Austrian Airways, British Airways, Corendon AirlinesCroatia Airlines, American Airlines and many others. The airport has three runways and can handle nearly 30 million passengers every year.


The Eidelweiss Air fleet includes Airbus A320-200, Airbus A330-200 and Airbus A330-300 aicraft.

Popular Routes

Zurich ✈ Bodrum

Funchal ✈ Zurich

Zurich ✈ Phuket

Gran Canaria ✈ Zurich

Larnaca ✈ Zurich

Rhodes ✈ Zurich

Zurich ✈ Ohrid