TRAVELLING WITH YOUR PET
With SWISS, you can take your pet along on all routes. Right next to you in the cabin or under cabin conditions in the cargo section of the aircraft. Enjoy your flight together with your best friend.
Animal transport by air is subject to laws and regulations that differ substantially from country to country. Present all the original documents required for the transport (import, export and transit papers, health and vaccination certificates) and book the transport of your pet with SWISS in advance. If the animal has not had the required vaccinations, then the owner is responsible for the return flights both of the animal and the owner.
Transport in the cabin
The following pets are allowed in the cabin
Dogs and cats
Animals with protection or assistance functions, e.g. guide dogs for persons with impaired vision.
Prerequisites for transport in the cabin
Clean, healthy, not dangerous, no odour.
Does not disturb passengers.
Weighs no more than 8 kg, including travel box.
Is kept in a clean, leak-proof, escape-proof, scratch-proof, soft container. The pet has enough room in the container. It is not allowed to move about freely on board.
The container has a maximum combined length, width and height of 115 cm.
The container remains stowed away under your seat for the duration of the entire fligh