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About Swiss International Air Lines

Swiss International Air Lines is the flag carrier and national airline of Switzerland and operates many flights to Europe, North America, South America, Africa and Asia. SWISS Global Air Lines is a 100% subsidiary of Swiss International Air Lines. Swiss International Air Lines flies to many destinations including Abu Dhabi, Accra, Algiers, Amsterdam, Athens, Atlanta, Beijing, Beirut, Kiev, Jakarta, Lisbon, London, Zurich, Tokyo, Tehran, Stockholm and many others.


The airline serves 106 destinations in 49 countries all over the world from Zurich and Geneva. With a fleet of 95 aircraft, SWISS transports in the region of 16 million passengers every year.Its fleet of 18 AVRO RJ 100 aircraft flies to 30 destinations across Europe. The Avros RJ100 are soon to be replaced by the modern type Bombardier CSeries 100/300. From January 2016, Swiss Global Air Lines will also be serving various long-haul destinations in the current SWISS route network with six Boeing 777-300ER.


Swiss International Air Lines has its main hub at Zurich Airport and is a member of Star Alliance. Swiss International Air Lines has codeshare agreements with many airlines including Adria AirwaysAir Canada, Air ChinaAir FranceAir Malta, EgyptAir, El AL, Lufthansa, LOT Polish Airlines and many others.



Swiss International Air Lines Baggage

Carry-on Baggage


Swiss International Air Lines allocate the number of bags for hand luggage according to the class of ticket purchased as follows:

SWISS Economy are permitted 1 x 8kg bag.

SWISS Business are permitted 2 x 8kg bag.

SWISS First are permitted 2 x 8kg bag.

Please note that for any class and bag, they must conform to the dimensions of 55 x 40 x 23cm.



Checked Baggage

Like with hand baggage, SWISS International Air Lines allocate checked luggage according to the ticket type purchased as follows:

Light - no baggage included

Classic - 1 x max 23kg

Flex - 1 x max 23kg

Business - 2 x max 32kg



Swiss International Air Line Check-In Information

Online Check-In

Swiss International Air Lines offer online check- in 23 hours before scheduled flight departure.

This can be done from their website online, or on their SWISS app.

Airport Check-In

Swiss International Airlines also offer airport check-in for its passengers. The opening times of this varies on the airport, so be sure to check the time that applies to you here.


Swiss International Air Line Seat Selection

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Swiss International Airlines Frequent Flyer Program

Passengers with Swiss are entitled to participate in the Miles & More frequent flyer program. The program was launched by Lufthansa and is used by 13 European airlines. Miles & More is the largest traveller loyalty program and offers rewards to passengers of the Star Alliance travelling on certain types of tickets.

There are three types of miles within the program: Award Miles, Status Miles, HON Circle Miles

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Swiss International Airlines Hub Airport 

Zurich Airport

Located just north of central Zurich, Zurich Airport or Kloten Airport, is the largest international airport within Switzerland. It began facilitating flights from the airport in 1948, with expansion happening in 1961 and again in 1971. In 2017, Zurich Airport processed over 29 million visitors within the year, a 6.3% increase from 2016.

Zurich Airport is the hub airport for Swiss International Air Lines and Belair, Edelweiss Air, Germania Flug and Helvetic Airways. Other airlines which fly to and from this airport include Adria Airways, Air Berlin, Alitalia, American Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Bulgaria Air, Cathay Pacific, Corendon Airlines and many others.


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Swiss International Airlines News

17th January 2018

Geneva to Pula route launched for summer 2018 by Swiss International Air Lines

Swiss International Air Lines introduce their first flights to Pula this year, leaving from Geneva and taking around an hour and a half.


Flight number LX2378 will operate weekly for the summer period, commencing on 23 June 2018, to 'meet the needs of the Swiss tourist sector', according to the airline.


One Bombardier CS300 aircraft will take up to 145 passengers each week to Croatia on this route, up until the summer season ends on 1 September 2018.


With other airlines opening new routes to Croatia for summer 2018, such as Scandi airlineSAS and EasyJet, the Adriatic is gearing for a busy summer ahead.



13th September 2017

Swiss International Airlines launch new pass

Swiss launches a new pass for flights departing from Genevaresponse to changes in its customers’ travel patterns, SWISS and the Lufthansa Innovation Hub have developed an innovative pass to improve passenger comfort and service quality.


The trial sales period will run from 20 September to 31 December 2017. The pass will cover 10 one-way flights to be flown within 12 months of the date of purchase. Bookings can be made for up to 6 months after buying the pass.


Two types of passes are available: The “Discover Europe Pass” at CHF 799.00, which offers 10 one-way tickets between Geneva and most European destinations. Bookings can be made up to 21 days prior to departure. An ideal pass for frequent flyers.


The “City Pass” from CHF 999.00, which offers 10 one-way tickets between Geneva and a destination of your choice in Europe. Bookings can be made up to 7 days prior to departure. This pass will be of particular interest to those travelling regularly to a single destination.


Both options offer many benefits; more flexible advance booking periods, a wide range of destinations within the SWISS network and stable prices. Customers will also enjoy the simplified, quick and efficient reservation platform.


Star Alliance

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Star Alliance is one of the leading global airline network, which has 27 member airlines. Star Alliance was founded in 1997 with the five founding airlines: Scandinavian Airlines, Thai Airways International, Air Canada, Lufthansa and United Airlines. The alliance has grown considerably now to airlines which fly to 1,321 airports and 193 countries, carrying 637 million passengers every year!