Edelweiss Air is a Swiss airline flying to destinations both within Europe as well as Intercontinental routes.
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One bag of 8kg is permitted as carry-on, with maximum dimensions of 55x40x20cm.+ Show Full Policy
Hand baggage may weigh no more than 8 kg and must not exceed the dimensions 55 cm x 40 cm x 20 cm.
In addition to the hand baggage, the following items are allowed on board if necessary (except infants):
1 coat or blanket
1 umbrella or walking stick
1 ladies' handbag
1 small camera or 1 set of binoculars
Reading for the journey
The following pets are allowed in the cabin: Dogs and cats with a maximum weight, incl. box, of 8 kgs. Animals must be transported in a water-tight soft box bag (max size 55 x 40 x 24 cm, with sufficient air supply (see example pictures), whereby the box, with the animal in it must remain stored under the seat during the entire journey. A reservation at your agency is necessary.
The pet is weighed together with the container and your baggage at check-in; excess baggage is charged at the regular excess baggage rate.
In Economy Class the maximum weight is 20kg. In Business the limit is 30kg.
Linear Dimensions: What are Linear Dimensions?
Piece vs Weight: What is Piece Concept vs Weight Concept
Packing List: Travel Packing Checklist
Overweight and additional baggage is usually charged on a per kilogram basis, with rates ranging from 8-12 EUR per kilogram.
If flying to/from Canada or the US, your overweight and excess baggage fees are set at a flat rate of $250 per bag.+ Show Full Policy
Valid until October 31th 2011
All tariffs are one-way
Short- and Medium-Haul
Long-Haul (Weight Concept)
Long-Haul (Piece Concept) - for flights to and from Canada (Vancouver, Calgary, Whitehorse) as well as the US (Anchorage and Orlando)
(1) Payment at Swissport Cashier desk, Terminal 1 and Terminal 2
(2) is charged to the travel agency
* Exception: Besides Business Class passengers, SWISS Golf Traveller are allowed to take along, free of charge, golf equipment (consisting of a golf bag, a set of golf clubs, balls, a pair of golf shoes) up to 23kg.
** Diving equipment contains of diving gear and material up to 23kg and must be packed separately
*** If a piece of baggage weighs more than 23kg, Economy passengers will be charged a flat rate of CHF 150.- (EUR 100.-/ USD 150.-/ CAD 150.-).
Please contact your travel agent or place of booking to reserve a wheelchair and/or to register your own wheelchair. If you are travelling with your own wheelchair, please state the type of battery, the weight and the size of the wheelchair when making your registration.
Objects which are not suitable for carriage in the cargo compartment (such as delicate musical instruments) and which do not meet the requirements will only be accepted for carriage in the cabin if you have given us advance notice of this and we have agreed to such carriage. You may be asked to pay an additional charge for this service.
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