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About Alitalia

Alitalia, founded in 1947, comprises the flag carrier and national airline of Italy. The company, commonly known as Alitalia airlines was making 5,500 flights a week by 2006. The first ever Alitalia flight was made from Turin to Catania on the 5th of May 1947. Throughout the 60s and 70s Alitalia was one of the most important airlines in Italy for its passenger, as well as cargo services. In the year 2000, Alitalia became a member of the Skyteam airline alliance thus allowing the airline to collectively offer flights to 728 destinations across 130 different countries. In 2014, Alitalia transported more than 23 million passengers and, together with Etihad Airways, is the Official Global Airline Carriers of EXPO Milano 2015.

Online check-in

Alitalia online check-in is available from 24 hours prior to scheduled flight departure during which time passengers can print out their boarding pass and select their seat. Online check-in can also be carried out on a mobile device with the Alitalia mobile app and an electronic boarding pass saved in the passenger's phone. Alternatively, passengers can check-in at the airport Fast Check-in kiosks.

Finally, travellers on Alitalia flights need to be aware that children under the age of 11, 14 year-old children flying alone, and passengers with special baggage may not use the Alitalia online check-in service. In addition, the service is not available for flights departing from Berlin, Budapest, Damascus, Kiev, Malaga, Malta, Moscow, Rio de Janeiro, Saint Petersburg, Sofia and Tirana, or those flights to Damascus, etc.

Passengers with hand luggage can proceed directly to the departure gate whilst those travelling with checked baggage will need to pass by the airport bag drop desk.

Hand luggage allowance

With Alitalia airlines, passengers are entitled to one piece of hand luggage weighing a maximum 8kg and measuring no more than 55cm x 35cm x25 cm (including pocket compartments and wheels). A hand accessory may also be taken on-board Altalia flights including a briefcase, laptop computer, handbag or stroller for small children.

Checked baggage allowance

Depending on their class of travel, destination and ticket issue date passengers may check-in either one or two items of luggage weighing a maximum 23kg or 32kg. All baggage on Alitalia flights must not exceed the dimensions of 158cm (height, length and width). Checked baggage weighing and measuring more than the aforementioned weight and dimensions restrictions will incur an excess baggage fee and will be stored in the hold. Exceptions apply on tickets bought with the Light Fare which have a cost.

Airline information

  • Airline name: Alitalia
  • IATA code: AZ
  • Founded:1979
  • Headquarters: Fiumicino Airport, Rome
  • Website:

Latest customer reviews on Alitalia flights

2.8 /5
Total reviews based on: 9
Fontanarossa - Bristol ( CTA - BRS )
4.0 /5
Date 2017-09-01 City Italy Age 31-50 Class Economy


4.0 /5
1 reviews
Heathrow - Fiumicino ( LHR - FCO )
3.0 /5
Kadim Piranditta
Date 2017-08-24 City U.K. Age 31-50 Class Business Class

Very poor service on business class with Alitalia

3.0 /5
3 reviews
Luqa - Fiumicino ( MLA - FCO )
1.0 /5
Date 2017-08-12 City Armando Age 51-70 Class Economy

I lost my glasses on the seat and nothing is carried on the lost things office at the fiumicino airport

1.0 /5
1 reviews
London City - Rinas ( LCY - TIA )
1.0 /5
Date 2017-08-11 Class Business Class

The worst trip ever

1.0 /5
1 reviews
Fiumicino - Verona ( FCO - VRN )
5.0 /5
Date 2017-06-13 City London Age Under 30 Class Economy

fantastic! I will fly again and highly recommend!

5.0 /5
1 reviews
Linate - London City ( LIN - LCY )
4.0 /5
Date 2017-04-10 City UK Age 51-70 Class Economy

they did not charge for the upgrade to exit row seats

4.0 /5
1 reviews
Heathrow - Houari Boumedienne ( LHR - ALG )
1.0 /5
Mr advise
Date 2017-03-18 City England Age 31-50 Class Economy

I run away from air Algeria because of the poor service they provide and third world country people I found it with alitalia at the check in in Algeria those girls are not educated with no manners they don't even know how to communicate with passengers can someone supervise them you are loosing customers

1.0 /5
1 reviews
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