General #

What is AirlineSim about? #

AirlineSim is a browser-based business simulation in which you can create your own virtual airline and compete for passengers in a market that operates in real time. See Game Concept for more details.

How much does it cost? #

The game employs a pay-to-play payment system that requires the purchase of credits. If this is your first time playing AirlineSim, your new account will be equipped with 60 credits that cover a trial period of about two weeks. This way, you can try out the game for free! For more information on prices, visit Payment System.

Where can I get started? #

Before diving into the game, you need to set up an account via the AirlineSim website. Next, choose a game world in which you want to start playing. Each game world has a different configuration, so make sure to check out Game Worlds for more details. After picking a server, you’re ready to create your first airline!

What’s the difference between short-term and long-term game worlds? #

Short-term game worlds have a limited runtime. One iteration usually lasts about 8 to 10 months. After that, the game world is reset. Long-term game worlds don’t have an end date. See Game Worlds for more information.

Is there a tutorial? #

Yes! We’ve put together a Beginner’s Guide to help you with your first steps in the game. There’s also a lot of great tips and tutorials from our community, so don’t hesitate to have a look at the AirlineSim forums or our Discord server.

Which aircraft models can I play with? #

AirlineSim offers a wide variety of aircraft for you to choose from. The exact types depend on the game world, so have a look at the server’s configuration before getting started.

How can I cooperate with other airlines? #

If you want to connect with other players, you have a lot of options - from leasing out aircraft, signing interline agreements to forming alliances, anything is possible!

Can I book my own game world? #

Yes, AirlineSim offers Exclusive Game Worlds that allow a custom server set up.

Where can I find help? #

If you’re experiencing issues with the game or have further suggestions, have a look at our Support article. Here, you can find all of the available contact channels.