Zurich Airport, 10 June 2024

Edelweiss flies to Evenes for the first time

- First flight to Evenes took place on Monday, 10 June 2024

- One flight per week from Zurich until the end of August

- Gate event with ceremonial ribbon cut

Edelweiss celebrated the first flight to Evenes in the Lofoten Islands in Norway this Monday. This event was celebrated with the traditional ribbon cut. Urs Limacher, Head of Sales, Services &Distribution at Edelweiss, and Chantal Weinmann, Manager Marketing Services at Zurich Airport,cut the ribbon together with the crew.

The Lofoten Islands are also known as ‘the most beautiful islands in the world’. The archipelago offers stunning views of mountains surrounded by the sea, white coral beaches and picturesque fjords. Whether you like the sea or the mountains, it all comes together here. Picturesque fishing villages, coastal hikes by canoe, a visit to a stockfish festival or horse riding: Anyone who decides to travel to the Lofoten Islands is guaranteed to have nature experiences that are second to none. The Lofoten Islands offer pure nature.

Edelweiss flies from Zurich to Evenes every Monday until the end of August.

About Edelweiss

Edelweiss is Switzerland’s leading leisure travel airline and flies to the most beautiful destinations in the world. The airline reliably ensures a pleasant and carefree travel time to the holiday destination and looks after the safety and well-being of its guests with commitment and cordiality. Edelweiss is a sister company of Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) and a member of the Lufthansa Group.


Further information:

Andreas Meier
Head of Corporate Communications
Edelweiss Air AG