Greater than 1,000 airport safety and passport management staff have been set to strike for 4 hours on Friday morning from 6:00 till 10:00, however the strike has now been prolonged via July 1, 2023, as a result of negotiations have damaged down.
Airways have canceled dozens of flights scheduled for Friday, affecting 1000’s of passengers, and cancellations and delays will proceed via Saturday night until events can attain a last-minute deal.
Passengers ought to monitor their itineraries in the event that they finish, start, or join in Geneva via July 1, 2023.
Keep in mind that airways should rebook affected passengers on the earliest comfort to their vacation spot, even when this implies shifting them to flights operated by different airways.
Passengers are additionally eligible for Obligation to Care in case of lengthy delays, which implies lodging and meals.
Passengers can even, in the event that they so select, go for a refund, even on non-refundable tickets, if the flight is canceled or considerably delayed.
Swiss has launched the next discover:
Unions at Geneva Airport have referred to as for a strike of the bottom workers on Friday, June 30, 2023. This may even have an effect on air visitors and we due to this fact anticipate disruptions to the SWISS flight schedule to and from Geneva.
In case your flight isn’t cancelled, the Geneva Airport recommends that you simply arrive on the airport at the very least two and a half hours earlier than departure. Delays within the floor procedures can’t be excluded.
Please examine the standing of your flight.
Rebooking and extra data
Within the occasion of a cancellation, SWISS will rebook you freed from cost and normally robotically to a different flight and inform you through your cell phone quantity. If you don’t obtain a message from SWISS, please examine the present standing of your reserving. Right here you may as well modify the rebooking if required. Alternatively, you may as well use the SWISS Chat Assistant.
Journey Company bookingsFor those who booked your flight via a tour operator or journey company, you may additionally contact the tour operator / journey company the place the reserving was made.
If you’re rebooked onto the next day, please examine our details about lodge lodging.
Yow will discover extra data and ideas in case of irregularities at brief discover on our particular web page.
Air passenger rights
Recommendation relating to air passenger rights will be discovered right here
This last-minute strike has precipitated havoc for anybody making an attempt to fly from or to Geneva. Fortunately, the town isn’t a significant connection level for itineraries that embody transfers.
I’d anticipate widespread delays and cancellations to proceed via Sunday night time until the 2 events attain a deal.