Guidelines for kennel sizes

We adhere the international aviation authority IATA regulations for transport containers.

Kennel size Dimensions in cm Weight in kg
Kennel size 1 Dimensions in cm 60 x 45 x 40 Weight in kg 4
Kennel size 3 Dimensions in cm 82 x 57 x 60 Weight in kg 8
Kennel size 3 Dimensions in cm 82 x 57 x 60 Weight in kg 8
Kennel size 4 Dimensions in cm 93 x 65 x 68 Weight in kg 11
Kennel size 5 Dimensions in cm 105 x 75 x 79 Weight in kg 14

Charges for transporting animals

The following prices apply in all booking classes and per leg.

Service Type Short / Medium haul Long haul
Service Type Animal in hold (kennel 1 or max. 60 x 45 x 40 cm) Short / Medium haul CHF 120.-
EUR 100.-
Long haul CHF 180.-
EUR 150.-
USD 200.-
CAD 200.-
Service Type Animal in hold (kennel 2–5 or over 60 x 45 x 40 cm) Short / Medium haul CHF 240.-
EUR 200.-
Long haul CHF 360.-
EUR 300.-
USD 400.-
CAD 400.-
Service Type Pet in cabin (waterproof soft container, max. 55 x 40 x 23 cm)* Short / Medium haul CHF 60.-
EUR 50.-
Long haul CHF 90.-
EUR 70.-
USD 100.-
CAD 100.-
* Seat reservations for passengers travelling with animals in cabin will remain free of charge (for max. 1 guest per registered animal). Passengers who booked their flight on flyedelweiss.com please contact the Service Center +41 (0)848 333 593 or services@flyedelweiss.com. All other guests secure their free seat reservation as well as animal registration through their booking office.
The amounts in the table are for reference purposes.

Our tip: Register your animal

Your animal may be registered up to 4 working days prior to departure as the number of animals per aircraft is limited. Notice that every passenger is allowed to carry not more than 2 pets (in a permitted transport container)

Seats for passengers travelling with animals in cabin are allocated free of charge (for max one guest per registered animal). Passengers who booked their flight on flyedelweiss.com please contact the Service Center +41 (0)848 333 593 or services@flyedelweiss.com. All other guests secure their free seat reservation through their booking office.