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Lugano Airport

Closure from 10-19 October 2016

LUG Airport closure

We would like to inform you that following the approval to resurface the runway at Lugano Airport, the closing of the runway will also affect SWISS flight operations from/to Lugano.

The starting and take-off runway in Lugano will be closed between 10 October and 19 October 2016. Due to this, SWISS will not be operating any flights during that time, but will return to normal flight operations on 20 October at the latest, when the runway is scheduled to re-open.


Flight baggage door-to-door by SBB

Flight baggage door-to-door

The baggage item will be picked up on the day before the customer travels and can be picked up at the destination airport. At the same time, the customer will be checked-in and will receive his boarding pass.

CHF 22.- per piece of baggage
+40.- delivery charge

When booking either flight baggage door-to-door or flight baggage door-to-door flight baggage express service between 1.7. and 31.10.2016, your customers will benefit from a CHF 20.- discount on the delivery charge.

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The varied culinary world of HILTL on SWISS flights

HILTL on SWISS flights

SWISS always tries to accommodate passengers with special wishes. Since 2009, our guests flying SWISS can savour vegetarian delicacies from HILTL, Europe’s oldest vegetarian restaurant. From 6 July onwards, the refined recipes from HILTL will be used for our special meals, which SWISS offers its guests with special dietary needs.

Vegetarian delights above the clouds

The following choices are available: vegetarian, vegan, Asian-vegetarian and vegetarian-jain. Look forward to culinary delights above the clouds and choose a dish that is tailored to your requirements.