Swiss International Air Lines is the flag carrier airline of Switzerland, and came into existence after the previous flag carrier SwissAir wrapped up operations in 2002. It has a registered office in Basel, and operates out of its main hub at Zurich Airport.
The airline is a subsidiary of Lufthansa and also has codeshare agreements with many airlines to enable it to offer an extensive route map to passengers. It also offers great deals to passengers that can be easily checked on their website.
The carrier has been a recipient of many awards due its commitment to a great customer experience, and it was recently named Europe’s Leading Airline Business Class for the third consecutive year at the 2013 World Travel Awards.
Swiss Air offers daily flights between Riyadh and Zurich, and passengers in Saudi Arabia can make a Swiss Air online booking to many worldwide destinations as well. They can be assured of a comfortable travel experience when they choose this airline.
The fleet consists of many Airbus models including the A319, A320, A321, A330 and A340 and the carrier plans to add a few Boeing 777 aircraft too.
You can begin your Swiss Air experience long before reaching the airport by using the Swiss Air web check in service starting from 23 hours and up to 1 hour before your flight departs. You would be given the option of printing the boarding pass or having it sent to your mobile, and you could choose according to your convenience. It is advisable to check your Swiss Air PNR status a few hours before leaving for the airport.
Once you are on board, you would be greeted by the great customer service of the cabin crew and could enjoy a range of cuisine choices including options for those with dietary restrictions. Kids are sure to be thrilled to see special in-flight entertainment just for them, along with Hollywood and European choices for all passengers to choose from. Do not forget to check out the Swiss Duty free shopping experience to pick up any gifts you might have missed buying earlier. Do check other details with the customer service of the airline here.
The Swiss Air baggage allowance permits passengers in Economy to check in 1 piece of baggage weighing up to 23 kg, while passengers in Business Class can check in 2 pieces of up to 32 kg. Those travelling First Class are allowed to check in 3 pieces of up to 32 kg each. For more details of the baggage policy, please check this page.
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