Abu Dhabi’s Etihad signs codeshare deal with Swiss

Bookings will be available under the codeshare from next week



Abu Dhabi carrier Etihad has signed a codeshare deal with Swiss International Air Lines for two different flight pairs.

The announcement follows a codeshare deal between Etihad and Swiss’ parent Lufthansa in late 2016 for flights between Abu Dhabi, Frankfurt and Munich and Frankfurt Rio de Janeiro and Bogota.

Read: Etihad and Lufthansa announce code-share deal

The latest agreement will allow Etihad to sell tickets under its code for Swiss domestic flights between Zurich and Geneva.

In return Swiss will be able to sell tickets under its code for Etihad’s flights between Abu Dhabi and Zurich.

Bookings will be available under the codeshare from next week.

Once bitter enemies, Lufthansa and Etihad have transformed relations over the last year and a half with partnerships covering catering and engineering and potentially more codeshare routes on the horizon.

Read: Etihad and Lufthansa eyeing additional codeshare routes – report