SWISS X-PressoFor your time-critical supply chain

Express services generate significant supply chain value for worldwide businesses. In order to respond quickly to customer demand – for new products, spare parts, important documents, pharmaceuticals, etc. – it is essential to work with a reliable partner to acquire new or maintain existing business in an increasingly competitive global economy. In close cooperation with our customers we have developed the express product SWISS X-Presso. Therefore it perfectly meets your expectations and can be integrated into your time-critical supply chain.

Why SWISS X-Presso

Our Product

  • Extremely short acceptance, transfer and delivery times
  • Short notice reservations right up to the final acceptance deadline
  • Skilled personnel worldwide
  • Guaranteed space confirmation shortly before departure
  • No weight limitations (aircraft type restrictions apply)
  • Globally consistent handling and quality standards
  • An integrated online consignment tracking system

Our Hub

  • Separate handling process in our rapid channel
  • Fast transit times
  • SWISS X-Presso (90 minutes) and  SWISS X-Presso XL (120 minutes)
  • Unbeatable 60 minutes tail-to-tail transit time with SWISS X-Presso XPT “One Hour Option”
  • Limited exposure to outside conditions thanks to extremely short distances between aircraft positions and warehouse

Your Benefits

  • Highly efficient transport and handling processes ensure that your cargo gets to its destination extremely fast and on time
  • Dangerous goods accepted (local restrictions and IATA DG regulations apply)
  • Seamless integration into your supply chain
  • Global network of stations with high quality and handling standards

Capacity features

Capacity features SWISS X-Presso SWISS X-Presso XL (XPL) SWISS X-Presso "One Hour Option" (XPT)
Preferred space access

Yes

Intercontinental:
200 kg / 1 m3

Europe:
100 kg / 0.5m3
 

Yes

Worldwide: 500 kg / 2.5 m3, depends on aircraft type



 

Yes

Intercontinental: 200 kg / 1 m3

Europe: depends on aircraft type


 


Booking tolerance

+/-20%  +/-20% +/-20%

Maximum weight/m3 per consignment
 
Depends on aircraft type Depends on aircraft type 500 kg / 2.5 m3 per inbound flight.
Maximum weight per item 50 kg No limits 99 kg for loose shipments
No limits for BUP* and TRZ Units

Maximum dimensions per item 
 
Depends on aircraft type Depends on aircraft type Depends on aircraft type


BUP*
 

Yes Yes, expect BUP with dangerous goods Yes

Transport of special goods (AVI, DGR, etc.)
 
No, except following Dangerous Goods: RRE and REQ Yes No, except following Dangerous Goods: RRE and REQ

Trucks services
 
Yes Yes Yes

*BUP (Bulk Utilization Programme): Transport-ready containers and pallets benefit from preferential conditions and more rapid handling.

Handling features

Handling features SWISS X-Presso SWISS
X-Presso
XL (XPL)

SWISS X-Presso
"One Hour
Option"
(XPT)

Latest acceptance times “ready for carriage” 90 min* 120 min for loose items
For Dangerous Goods and live animals, special acceptance conditions apply
90 min for XPS in combination with XPT

120 min for XPL in combination with XPT 

Transfer times  90 min* 120 min* 60-89 min for XPS in combination with XPT

60-119 min for XPL in combination with XPT

Delivery times after landing 90 min* 120 min* 90 min for XPS in combination with XPT

120 min for XPL in combination with XPT

Special consignment labelling by the customers  SWISS X-Presso tags and stickers SWISS X-Presso tags and stickers SWISS X-Presso tags and stickers
Separate handling process Yes Yes Yes

*Local restrictions apply