Sponsoring

Focus on Swiss values

As the Swiss national airline, SWISS is proud to support international top events in Switzerland and Swiss sports teams.

Something for every taste

SWISS is committed to cultural, entertainment and sporting events organised by the association "Top Events of Switzerland", and selected image partners and institutions that reflect Switzerland's cultural and sporting appeal.

The high degree of quality of these events, the international appeal and the attractive hospitality platforms optimally support the SWISS values.

  • Baselworld

    Unique, trend-setting and the global pioneer: Baselworld is the leading global premium event of the watch and jewellery industry. Over 1500 of the best and most renowned world brands choose Baselworld when they want to introduce their innovations and collections to the public.

  • Festival del Film Locarno

    For eleven days every August, the town of Locarno on Lake Maggiore, with its undeniable southern charm, becomes the European film capital. New trends and talented film-makers are discovered in its unique atmosphere.

  • Lucerne Festival

    Three times a year, the world's top orchestras, conductors and soloists play at Lucerne Festival. For lovers of classical music, this is one of the best-known and most popular music events in the world.

  • Montreux Jazz Festival

    Over the course of its annual two weeks, the Montreux Jazz Festival attracts more than 250 000 visitors to the banks of Lake Geneva. SWISS offers its services to world-famous musicians as the Official Carrier for this summer event.

  • Omega European Masters Crans-Montana

    The world's best golf pros demonstrate their skills on the Valais alpine plateau at Europe's oldest tournament. SWISS offers players a customised offer with "SWISS Golf Traveller", its own golf club above the clouds.

  • Ski World Cup Wengen

    The races on the Lauberhorn in the Bernese Oberland are one of Switzerland's biggest annual winter sports events, the courses among the most difficult in the world. Every year, the longest descent in the world attracts a TV audience of millions for an unforgettable sporting experience.

  • Weltklasse Zürich

    The track-and-field meeting, which takes place in Zurich in late summer, is considered the most renowned event of its kind in the world. Top athletes experience many nail-biting finishes and set new records at the Letzigrund stadium.

Maximum input for success

A passion for peak performances, team spirit and a passion for detail are attributes that SWISS associates with sports. As the perfect travel partner, SWISS is committed to Swiss sports, and is proud to support the national teams of the following association on their way to sporting events abroad.

  • Swiss Handball Association

    SWISS supports the 9 teams of the Swiss Handball Association and various other clubs in the Swiss Handball League (SHL) and SPAR Premium League (SPL) with the planning and implementation of their international commitments.

  • Swiss Football Association

    The Swiss Football Association is one of the country's most important sports organisations. The Swiss National Teams (men's, ladies' and juniors') are supported with a wide range of comprehensive services in association with their air travel.

  • Swiss Athletics

    SWISS is the Premium Partner to the Swiss athletics association Swiss Athletics, and supports the athletes and Swiss delegations with their travel to major events and training camps.

  • Swiss Ice Hockey Federation

    SWISS is the official airline for Swiss Ice Hockey, the umbrella organisation of Swiss ice hockey. As their partner, SWISS supports the national ice hockey teams with flights and services for their travel abroad.

  • Swiss Olympic and Swiss Paralympic

    SWISS supports the Swiss Olympic and Swiss Paralympic teams with comprehensive services for their air travel to the 2016 Olympic Games and Paralympics in Brazil.

  • Swiss Ski

    SWISS supports Swiss Ski, the umbrella organisation of Swiss ski sports, with comprehensive services for every aspect of the flights for all 11 disciplines to international world cup and FIS races abroad. As their partner, SWISS flies national ski and snowboard teams to world cup races.

Long-term commitment

SWISS is one of the major employers in the region around Zurich airport, and is deeply rooted in its municipalities. This is why SWISS sponsors two organisations, events and club activities in neighbouring municipalities. It is involved in a long-term co-operation with the junior division of the local ice hockey team, EHC Kloten.

  • SWISS Arena

    As sponsor of the SWISS Arena, the ice hockey stadium of EHC Kloten, SWISS is committed to the airport region of Kloten. The company has also long been involved with the junior division of the local ice hockey team.

  • SWISS Band

    With its broad repertoire, the SWISS Band sets an excellent musical tone and never fails to delight its audiences. In 2012, it won the "Prix Walo" in the category Brass Bands.