dnata in Switzerland

Ground Handling in Switzerland

We handle over
35,000 flights
We take care of over
7 million
passengers every year
We operate
2 airport lounges
in Zurich and Geneva

Delivering Swiss quality, safety and punctuality

dnata in Switzerland provides an exceptional and comprehensive range of Airline handling services to customer airlines at Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Geneva Airport (GVA).

We are proud to be the service provider for numerous international airlines that rely upon our precision and expertise to facilitate a smooth and stress free transition for their passengers and for the secure and timely management of baggage. Today’s airline passengers expect a seamless experience from check-in to baggage delivery, and that is exactly what dnata Switzerland delivers to the over 7 million of passengers that we handle each year. Quality, safety and punctuality are our key to success.

With safety and sustainability at our core, we are committed to ensuring that we keep the promises that our customers make to their passengers. Our highly trained and welcoming employees are on hand, every step of the way to ensure that your passenger’s journey is a delightful one.

dnata Switzerland welcomes passengers to marhaba lounges at Zurich Airport and Geneva Airport. In Geneva you can choose to relax with stunning views over the Jura Mountain in the lounge at the main lobby or the brand-new one in the East Wing terminal dedicated to non-Schengen and long-haul flights. In Zurich you can unwind in the newly refurbished lounge with a great view of aircraft arrivals and departures. It is also conveniently located close to the duty free shop.

All lounges offer free Wi-Fi, digital access to a large choice of local and international media and a wide selection of food and beverages. Look forward to a touch of Swiss perfection and hospitality at our marhaba lounges before your flight.

Our Services

Cargo in Switzerland

We handle over
83,000 tonnes
of cargo annually
We operate a
9,900 square metre
We deliver
227 tonnes
of cargo daily and on time

Quality is key | experienced and compassionate

With years of experience in the air freight business, dnata Switzerland has established in the market and developed precisely tuned handling skills supported by a reliable cargo management system. It make us fully equipped to support our airline customer in surpassing the challenges of handling products to any destination in the shortest possible time.

Safety is our utmost expectation to start a partnership. We strive to provide outstanding services to our valuable long-term customers by going the extra-mile daily. Diligently pack, transport and unload any type of cargo, from perishables to priceless goods, from live animals to engines or pharmaceuticals. We have the resources and the know-how to facilitate handling, as part of our daily routine operations.
Our Corporate Training Programme with trainers, in-house and selected external partners, support us to provide all employees with the tailored education for being able to conduct their tasks with best practice. Our employees are the key to quality and the main reason both station have served our customers with excellence over decades.

Our strict adherence to the latest operating procedures and safety measures allow us to efficiently move over 83,000 tonnes annually. This equates to a staggering 227 tonnes of cargo safely reaching its destination on time, every single day. With a floor space of a total 9,900 square metres for both station in ZRH and GVA and a customer portfolio of all parts of the globe, we understand to design customer specific procedures and solutions.

Our goal is to meet and at the best, exceed your expectations. Therefore, with defined plans of expanding the facilities to a new state of the art Cargo Building topped with the planned implementation of a new CMS “one Cargo” in the near future, we will continue to serve you at our best in Geneva and in Zurich.

Valuable and Mail-Handling Services are subcontracted to our long-term partners. We ensure to have fully monitored our customers shipments by conducting a diligent handling at any time.

    Our Services
  • Cargo Acceptance and Delivery
  • ULD Build-Up and Break-down services
  • Ramp Transport Services
  • Dedicated customer storage facilities
  • Dangerous Goods Handling
  • Perishable Handling with dedicated storage facility
  • Customer Service Documentation Management for Import and Export
  • GDP certified Pharma Handling with dedicated facility
  • Temperature controlled Warehouse
  • Screening Services
  • Ad-hoc freighter Services
  • ULD Management

Careers in Switzerland

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