2019 Best Airlines
Discover the world's top-rated airlines in 2019
Not sure which airline to fly with on your next trip? The next time you visit an airline's website, check to see if it has earned KAYAK's coveted Best Airlines badge. Here are the year's best airlines according to airline reviews from travelers on KAYAK.
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Best Airline

The best of the rest. Here are the top airlines in Europe for the category Best Airline.
1
SWISS
80.8%
"Loved my experience with Swiss airlines. Comfortable and pleasant flight."
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2
Lufthansa
79.5%
"Lufthansa delivers always a great service. Good timing, schedule and service!"
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3
Turkish Airlines
79.1%
"It's always a pleasure to travel with Turkish Airlines."
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4
SAS
77.3%
"SAS handles their business very professionally."
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5
Aegean Airlines
76.1%
"Aegean delivered excellent service during my flight."
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6
Aeroflot
76.1%
"Amazing as always! Aeroflot is great!"
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7
Austrian Airlines
76.1%
"Extremely happy with Austrian Airlines. From now on I will try to fly mainly with this company."
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8
KLM
76.0%
"The service on KLM was exceptional"
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9
LOT Polish Airlines
75.4%
"The flights were generally enjoyable."
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10
Aer Lingus
73.1%
"I always look forward to flights on Aer Lingus"
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SWISS - #1 in Europe

Based on the number and quality of airline reviews and ratings from 2018, SWISS was identified as having routinely provided a superior experience to travelers in Europe.
Overall Rating
8.1 Excellent
Based on 8,149 reviews
Overall
82%
Boarding
83%
Comfort
79%
Crew
87%
Entertainment
78%
Food
80%
2019 Best Airlines

About KAYAK's Best Airlines

KAYAK's airline ratings process was introduced to provide airline customers who use KAYAK with a platform to share their experience flying with different airlines. An airline must have a minimum Overall Rating of 6.1 and a minimum of 150 reviews published within the last year to qualify for consideration for KAYAK's Best Airlines. The current list of Best Airlines are based on ratings from KAYAK users in 2018.
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