The end of the quarantine on the return to Switzerland of passengers originating in Portugal, takes the Swiss airline "Edelweiss" to return to Madeira Airport.
After a four-week absence from the Zurich-Funchal-Zurich route, the company resumes operating a weekly flight on Saturdays, operated by an Airbus A320 aircraft with a capacity of 174 seats.
For the current month of November, the company offers about 700 seats. A weekly frequency is planned, on Saturdays, for the entire IATA winter until the end of March.
In 2019, the Swiss market represented about 31 thousand tourists to Madeira, which represented 147 thousand overnight stays.