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You can buy additional kilos of baggage allowance. The costs vary depending on the destination. You pay the charge when you book or when you check-in. The following table contains information on the charges (regardless of travel class).

  Short- & medium-haul Longhaul
Bigger than baggage allowance (circumference* more than 158 cm)
Short- & medium-haul
CHF 120
Longhaul
CHF 240
Heavier than baggage allowance (24-32 kg)**
Short- & medium-haul
CHF 60
Longhaul
CHF 120
Bigger and heavier than baggage allowance (circumference* more than 158 cm and 24-32 kg)**
Short- & medium-haul
CHF 180
Longhaul
CHF 360
* Circumference = length + width + height of baggage item
** Only applies for our passengers in Economy Class

Additional items of baggage

If you wish to check in any additional items of baggage, there will be a charge for doing so. The rate for this additional baggage will vary according to the size, weight and destination. The following tables contain information on the charges.

Excess baggage on short- & medium-haul flights

  Circumference* Weight Price CHF
Standard
Circumference*
max. 158 cm
Weight
max. 23 kg
Price CHF
90
Oversize
Circumference*
more than 158 cm
Weight
max. 23 kg
Price CHF
210
Very heavy
Circumference*
max. 158 cm
Weight
24-32 kg
Price CHF
150
Very heavy and oversize
Circumference*
more than 158 cm
Weight
24-32 kg
Price CHF
270
* Circumference = length + width + height of baggage item

Excess baggage on longhaul flights

  Circumference* Weight Price
Standard
Circumference*
max. 158 cm
Weight
max. 23 kg
Price
180
Oversize
Circumference*
more than 158 cm
Weight
max. 23 kg
Price
420
Very heavy
Circumference*
max. 158 cm
Weight
24-32 kg
Price
300
Very heavy and oversize
Circumference*
more than 158 cm
Weight
24-32 kg
Price
540
* Circumference = length + width " height of baggage item

Lower rates on a second baggage item

On some routes, Economy Class gives you the added benefits of lower rates on a second item of baggage (23 kg, circumference 158 cm). You can take advantage of this offer when you book your flight online or later when you check-in.;;; ;;; The lower rates only apply for the second baggage item. For any additionally checked bag the reduced rate is obsolete and the normal Edelweiss excess baggage rate applies.;;; ;;; You can benefit on the following routes:

  Price CHF
between USA, Canada and South Africa
Price CHF
90
* max. 23 kg and circumference max. 158 cm

You can book later

You can also book your excess baggage later, after booking, by phone (dial ;;; +41 (0)848 333 593) or at check-in.

Important: Variations for codeshare and interline flights from/to the USA

Other charges may also arise for optional services, for instance for excess baggage. This is due to the differing charges by the various airlines involved.