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About Alitalia

IATA code AZ
Alitalia headquarters Fiumicino - Italy
Main operational airport Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport (FCO)
Number of destinations covered by Alitalia Around 114 destinations
Most popular destination FCO - RUH - CAI - MxP
Most popular routes CDG - FCO, LIN - FCO, CAI - FCO
Year of establisment 1946
Parent company Alitalia Holding Company - Ministry of Economy and Finance
Popular fleet

Airbus A330, Boeing 777, Airbus A319, Airbus A320, Airbus A321

Official website of Alitalia
Contact number of Alitalia 00 39 06 65649

Alitalia is Italy’s flag carrier airline, with its headquarters situated in Rome, and its secondary hub in Milan. The airline was founded in 1999 and has been rebranded several times due to acquisitions by different holding firms. Today, Alitalia operates a fleet of 106 airplanes, flying to 94 destinations within Europe and beyond. Alitalia is one of the most celebrated European airlines and considered the 11th largest airline in Europe as of 2014. The airline is also known for being the third most punctual in Europe.

With Alitalia bookings, travelers can also sign up for their frequent flyer program, named MilleMiglia, and benefit from a wide range of rewards.  

Passengers who book Alitalia flights can enjoy a host of amenities, including Alitalia online check-in and many more exclusive services.

Alitalia online booking is available on Almosafer.

Alitalia services for Economy Class, Premium Economy, Business Class and Magnifica

Economy Class

  • In-flight entertainment
  • WiFi, GSM, and live news
  • Snacks on short flights and full multi-course meals on long-hauls
  • Espresso by Lavazza

Premium Economy

  • Extra baggage allowance
  • Priority boarding
  • In-flight entertainment
  • WiFi, GSM, and live news
  • Night kit (blanket and pillow)
  • Ample leg space
  • Espresso by Lavazza

Business Class

  • Access to Alitalia and SkyTeam lounges
  • Ergonomic leather Recaro seats and extra leg space
  • Only four seats per row
  • Italian cuisine


  • SkyPriority (priority boarding, security lanes)
  • 180 degrees reclining leather seats with massage function
  • Adjustable lighting in your private cabin
  • Special menu for coffee by Lavazza
  • “Best Airline Cuisine” from Alitalia’s award-winning gourmet menu

Alitalia Baggage Allowance

  • Checked baggage: Alitalia has a baggage allowance for its passengers of 23 kg for the economy and premium class, and 32kg for business class.
  • If you are carrying excess baggage, there is an applicable fee depending on the destination and extra weight, all mentioned on the website.
  • If you are part of the MilleMiglia club, you get advantages of extra size, weight, and quantity of allowed check-in baggage
  • For hand luggage, you are allowed to carry 8kgs, in addition to an accessory such as a briefcase, laptop computer or a handbag.

Alitalia Check-in Information

For passengers with a confirmed e-ticket, online check-in for all Alitalia flights can be made up to 60 minutes to half an hour before departure depending on the flight’s destination.

FAQs for Alitalia

  • Does Alitalia allow web check-in?

    Yes, Alitalia allows web check-in.

  • Does Alitalia provide online seat selection?

    Yes, Alitalia offers online seat selection at a nominal fee or free. It depends on your flight booking.

  • How many routes does Alitalia service in total/as overall?

    The total number of routes serviced by Alitalia is 359.

  • Does Almosafer offer any discounts on Alitalia?

    Enjoy 7% Instant discount on international flights aboard Alitalia using Al Rajhi Bank cards. Code: ARB. Valid till 3 July 2022