The aircraft from Austrian Airlines have always started in red and white - the colors of the Austrian flag. Since 2008, the Austrians fly under the motto "We fly for your smile", since 2009 as a wholly owned subsidiary of Deutsche Lufthansa. Currently, the flight schedule of Austrian Airlines includes 130 destinations in Europe, Asia, North America and Africa. Especially for business travelers, the airline is known for its high-quality on-board menus - since 2007, passengers have voted Business Class Catering multiple times at the World Airline Awards.
👜 Baggage regulations at Austrian Airlines
Economy passengers are allowed to carry a piece of hand luggage with a maximum weight of 8 kg and a maximum size of 55 x 40 x 23 cm into the cabin. Also foldable garment bags with maximum dimensions of 57 x 54 x 15 cm and hand or laptop bag with a size limit of 40 x 30 x 10 cm are allowed. The exemption limit for the checked baggage depends on the respective route and its tariff. European travelers can choose between three economy fares. For the Economy Light tariff, a suitcase costs 15 € for a stretch with a maximum weight of 23 kg and a total dimension of 158 cm (L x W x H). For the Economy Classic tariff and the Economy Flex tariff, the exemption limit is 23 kg for the same overall size. For international flights, economy travelers can also deposit a bag of 23 kg free of charge.
🕗 Austrian Airlines Web Check-in
Depending on the airport, check-in at the counter ends at Austrian Airlines 30 to 60 minutes before departure. In Vienna, Graz, Linz, Klagenfurt, Salzburg and Innsbruck check-in is also possible the day before. This option exists in certain time windows, which you can find out on the website of Austrian. Online passengers can check in from 36 hours up to the closing time of each airport for each connection. For this you need the e-ticket number or the booking code. Mobile check-in is possible with all major operating systems and smartphones. At Vienna Airport, travelers can also use vending machines for self-check-in. All you need is a 6-digit booking reference or a card with a magnetic stripe, such as a bank card or your passport.