The Austrian Airlines first maiden flight was between Vienna and London on 31st Match 1958. More than 50 years have passed since then, and the company has grown only better at their service. Their dedicated staff and superior hospitality have garnered them a strong customer base and have also earned them prestigious awards from reputed institutes like Skytrax World Airline, Business Traveller, Global Traveller Magazine and Scandinavian Airlines SAS. Currently, the airline operates under the Lufthansa Group and is a member of the Star Alliance.
The Austrian Airways allow two checked baggage per person weighing 23kgs each for the Economy Class. They also offer special student allowance for which the passenger have to present a valid student Visa/invitation letter from the university or equivalent document for mandatory verification at airport check-in counter. The weight allowance may also differ according to your destination. It is recommended that you contact the Airline for the exact figure.
Major Flight Destinations
The Airlines offer connectivity to 130 destinations worldwide. They have flight connectivity to various destinations such as France, Poland and London. They also cover Asian cities such as Shanghai and Hong Kong in China; Bangkok in Thailand and Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia. They have a strong presence in America and Africa as well with flight connectivity to New York, Las Vegas, Lima, Brasilia, Santiago, Johannesburg and Denver, among others. They also have flights catering to Indian cities namely Delhi, Pune, Mumbai, Chennai and Bangalore.
For customer convenience, Austrian Airlines offer a number of services like web check-in, e-bookings redeemable Miles offer, and mobile applications.