Excess baggage

Book your excess baggage online up to 4 days before departure. You can also pay the charge when you book or when you check-in. The following table contains information on the charges per way regardless of travel class.

Register excess baggage

Excess baggageEurope (incl. Morroco and Tunisia)Levant and EgyptShort-haul intercontinental Medium-haul intercontinentalLong-haul intercontinental 
Bigger (over 158 cm) OR heavier (over 24 - 32 kg) than baggage allowanceCHF 60.- 
EUR 50.- 
GBP 55.-
USD 60.-
CAD 75.-
CHF 85.-
EUR 75.-
GBP 80.-
USD 85.-
CAD 110.-
CHF 115.-
EUR 100.-
GBP 105.-
USD 115.-
CAD 150.-
CHF 140.-
EUR 120.-
GBP 130.-
USD 140.-
CAD 180.-
CHF 170.-
EUR 150.-
GBP 155.-
USD 170.-
CAD 220.-
Bigger (over 158 cm) AND heavier (over 24 - 32 kg)
than allowance 
CHF 115.-
EUR 100.-
GBP 105.-
USD 115.-
CAD 150.-
CHF 170.-
EUR 150.-
GBP 155.-
USD 170.-
CAD 220.-
CHF 230.-
EUR 200.-
GBP 210.-
USD 230.-
CAD 300.-
CHF 275.-
EUR 240.-
GBP 255.-
USD 275.-
CAD 360.-
CHF 345.-
EUR 300.-
GBP 320
USD 345.-
CAD 440.-

*Size = length + width + height of baggage item
 

**Cuba: Please note that only cash is accepted for payment at the airport.
 

Please note: Any items of baggage weighing more than 32 kg will not be processed at the desk, but need to be checked in separately as bulky cargo.
 

The amounts in the table are reference values: in Swiss francs for Switzerland, in Euros for all European countries excluding Switzerland, in GBP for all countries in the United Kingdom, in USD for all countries outside Europe, in CAD for Canada. Currency conversion may result in price differences.

Additional baggage

Book your additional baggage online up to 4 days before departure. You can also pay the charge when you book or when you check-in. The following table contains information on the charges per way regardless of travel class.

Additional baggage on short- & medium-haul flights

 Europe  (incl. Morocco and Tunisia)Levant and EgyptShort-haul intercontinental Medium-haul intercontinental
Standard size
Circumference*: max. 158 cm
Weight: max. 23 kg
from CHF 75.-
from EUR 65.-
from GBP 70.-
from USD 75.-
from CAD 95.-
from CHF 90.-
from EUR 80.-
from GBP 85.-
from USD 90.-
from CAD 120.- 
from CHF 140.-
from EUR 120.-
from GBP 130.-
from USD 140.-
from CAD 180.-
from CHF 185.-
from EUR 160.-
from GBP 170.-
from USD 185.-
from CAD 240.-

Oversize 
Circumference*: larger than 158 cm
Weight: max. 23 kg


OR


Extra heavy
Circumference*: max. 158 cm
Weight: 24-32kg

CHF 150.-
EUR 130.-
GBP 140.-
USD 150.-
CAD 195.-
CHF 200.-
EUR 175.-
GBP 185.-
USD 200.-
CAD 260.-
CHF 285.-
EUR 250.-
GBP 260.-
USD 285.-
CAD 375.-
CHF 370.-
EUR 320.-
GBP 340.-
USD 370.-
CAD 480.-
Extra heavy AND oversize
Circumference*: larger than 158 cm
Weight: 24-32 kg
CHF 205.-
EUR 180.-
GBP 190.-
USD 205.-
CAD 270.-
CHF 285.-
EUR 250.-
GBP 260.-
USD 285.-
CAD 375.-
CHF 400.-
EUR 350.-
GBP 370.-
USD 400.-
CAD 525.-
CHF 505.-
EUR 440.-
GBP 465.-
CHF 505.-
CAD 660.-

* Circumference = length + width + height of baggage item
 

The amounts in the table are reference values: in Swiss francs for Switzerland, in Euros for all European countries excluding Switzerland, in GBP for all countries in the United Kingdom, in USD for all countries outside Europe, in CAD for Canada. Currency conversion may result in price differences.

Additional baggage on long-haul flights

 Long-haul intercontinental 

Standard size
Circumference*: max. 158 cm
Weight: max. 23 kg

from CHF 230.-
from EUR 200.-
from GBP 210.-
from USD 230.-
from CAD 300.-

Oversize
Circumference*: larger than 158 cm
Weight: max. 23 kg

 

OR

 

Extra heavy
Circumference*: max. 158 cm
Weight: 24-32 kg

CHF 460.-
EUR 400.-
GBP 425.-
USD 460.-
CAD 600.-

Extra heavy and oversize
Circumference*: larger than 158 cm
Weight: 24-32 kg

CHF 635.-
EUR 550.-
GBP 585.-
USD 635.-
CAD 825.-

* Circumference = length + width + height of baggage item
 

Cuba: Please note that only cash is accepted for payment at the airport.
The amounts in the table are reference values: in Swiss francs for Switzerland, in Euros for all European countries excluding Switzerland, in GBP for all countries in the United Kingdom, in USD for all countries outside Europe, in CAD for Canada. Currency conversion may result in price differences.

 

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, max. circumference 158 cm). It is mandatory to book your additional baggage online up to 4 days before departure. You can also pay the charge when you book.

Register second baggage

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 per leg
Flights to / from USA, Canada, Mexico und Costa Ricafrom CHF 90.- 
from EUR 80.-
from GBP 85.-
from USD 90.-
from CAD 90.-
Flights to / from South Africa
from CHF 115.- 
from EUR 100.-
from GBP 105.-
from USD 115.-
from CAD 150.-
Flights to / from Colombia
from CHF 155.-
from EUR 135.-
from GBP 145.-
from USD 155.-
from CAD 200.-

 

The amounts in the table are reference values: in Swiss francs for Switzerland, in Euros for all European countries excluding Switzerland, in GBP for all countries in the United Kingdom, in USD for all countries outside Europe, in CAD for Canada. Currency conversion may result in price differences.

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.

 

 

Please note:

Any items of baggage weighing more than 32 kg will not be processed at the desk, but need to be checked in separately as bulky cargo.

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