World’s most luxurious airlines – Ranking
Are you only taking low-cost airlines because of budget issues? No problem, many of us do. But be warned: if one day you happen to take one of the following airlines, you might be amazed by the luxury of their offer. So let’s find out the 10 most luxurious airlines in the world, ordered by cost of the most luxurious route.
10 – Virgin Atlantic, United Kingdom
Virgin Atlantic serves over 30 destinations worldwide, including North America, the Caribbean and Africa. In first class there is the ultimate in comfort: soft lighting, fully manually controllable seats, extensive relaxation facilities with screens and projections.
9 – Qantas, Australia
On first class flights, the seats are much more like a cabin, complete with sheepskin mattress and electronically controlled adjustment. The tasting menu is extensive and varied.
8 – Etihad Airways, United Arab Emirates
The national airline of the United Arab Emirates. In addition to passenger transport, it also handles charter and cargo flights. In terms of luxury, it offers everything a passenger could dream of: it is even possible to book “The Residence”, a cabin with a double bedroom, living room and bathroom with shower.
7 – Qatar Airways, Qatar
Qatar’s national airline, Qatar Airways has been awarded the highest rating by Skytrax: 5 stars. The company travels all over the world and its main airport is Doha. In first class there are seat dividers that allow you to maintain complete privacy and sleep undisturbed, and all are equipped with LCD screens.
6 – Swiss International Airlines, Switzerland
Swiss International Airlines is Switzerland’s largest airline. Recently founded, it serves the whole world and was later acquired by Lufthansa. On first class journeys, passengers are offered Swiss chocolate and given a toiletry set.
5 – Lufthansa, Germany
Based in Cologne, Lufthansa is Germany’s largest airline and one of the world’s most important. It was the first airline to purchase a Boeing 737.
4 – Emirates, Dubai
Emirates is the national airline of the Arab emirate of Dubai, and is the largest airline in the Middle East. Over the course of its existence it has received several awards and accolades. In first class there are very spacious cabins, and passengers are given a BULGARI kit. The seat turns into a bed with sheets.
3 – Singapore Airlines, Singapore
Long-established airline operating mainly in Southeast Asia. The most luxurious planes have suites with double beds. A toiletry kit is provided and internet access is also available.
2 – British Airways, United Kingdom
British Airways is Britain’s largest airline and one of the most luxurious in the world. First class cabins are very modern with soft blue lighting. Passengers are offered various amenities, including pyjamas and slippers. The food is excellent.
1 – All Nippon Airways, Japan
Japanese airline based in Tokyo, offering extremely luxurious first class cabins with ample luggage space and total privacy.
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