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Relax, skis travel for free with SWISS

Direct ski flights to the Swiss Alps

Skiing is a part of Swiss culture, so think of SWISS as a really comfortable ski lift. Naturally, you can take a set of ski or snowboard equipment for free in addition to their standard baggage allowance. A SWISS flight always comes with friendly service, typical Swiss efficiency, and, of course, inflight catering and seat selection.

Flying with SWISS

Flying with SWISS

  • Skis and snowboards carried free
  • 23kg baggage allowance in Economy
  • In-flight catering included
  • Dozens of daily direct flights from 4 UK airports

SWISS offers up to 35 daily flights from Birmingham, London City, London Heathrow and Manchester to Switzerland. They fly to three cities at the foot of the Alps: Zurich, Geneva and Basel, bringing you closer to your ski resort than anyone else. All the fabulous skiing regions like Davos-Klosters, Zermatt, Wengen, Crans Montana, Courchevel, Chamonix, Val d'Isere, Lech, Ischgl, St. Anton and many more are easily reachable upon your arrival.


Return direct flights
London Heathrow from £116
London City from £124

Geneva is one of Europe's top ski gateways with over 150 resorts less than a three-hour drive of Geneva Cointrin International Airport. This historical and international city spreads westward toward the Alps where some of Europe's best snow locations can be found in Verbier (84 pistes), Zermatt (73 pistes) and Crans-Montana (41 pistes). Saas Fee (32 pistes) is also within 2.5 hours' drive.

Opodo tip: Many of the ski resorts near Geneva are at an altitude of 2500m or more, promising a long season of snow.


Return direct flights
London Heathrow from £125
London City from £133
Manchester from £150
Birmingham from £121

Zurich is the gateway to some of the biggest ski resorts in central Europe, including Klosters (with 307km of downhill skiing) and the spectacular Jungfrau Topski area, which takes in the resorts of Wengen, Mürren and Grindelwald. Laax (access to 103 pistes) and Davos (110 pistes) are also both within 1.5 hours' drive from the airport. There are also six smaller resorts within an hour of the airport.

Opodo tip: Zurich has good rail links to many of the ski resorts, so you can stay in the city and day-trip to the slopes.


Return direct flights
London City from £115

Hop on one of those efficient Swiss trains, or take a short transfer and you'll soon find yourself in top ski resorts such as Interlaken (100 min transfer), Engelberg (100 mins) or Gstaad (140 mins). These three resorts alone provide almost 600km of pistes. Whether you choose these, or one of the many other resorts in the area, you can be assured of spectacular Alpine scenery and top-quality skiing.

Opodo tip: Save money on self catering by buying provisions in Basel before heading to your resort.

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