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Summary info about Switzerland flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$179

Best Round-Trip Price

$428

Fastest flight time

10h 40m

Operated By

1 airline
The best one-way flight price to Switzerland from United States in the last 72 hours is $179 (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Zurich).
The best round-trip flight price to Switzerland from United States in the last 72 hours is $428 (Newark to Zurich).
The fastest flight to Switzerland from United States takes 10h 40m (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Geneva Geneve-Cointrin).
There is 1 airline operating flights to Switzerland, including Scandinavian Airlines.

Switzerland flights insights and trends

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What is the cheapest flight to Switzerland?

The best prices found on momondo for flights to Switzerland are:
$22 per person with Wizz Air
$22 per person with Vueling
$22 per person with Wizz Air Malta
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What are the most popular cities to visit in Switzerland?

For momondo users, the most popular city in Switzerland is Zurich, which is visited about 59% more often than any other city in Switzerland. Other very common cities that our users travel to are Geneva and Basel.

How long is the flight from United States to Switzerland?

Flight times vary depending on what airport in United States you fly out of and what airport in Switzerland you fly into. For example, flying from Los Angeles to Zurich takes 10h 55m on average. On the other hand, flying from Miami to Zurich takes 9h on average. Keep in mind that it’s always quicker to opt for a non-stop flight, so be sure to check momondo if there are any available for your route.

What airlines fly to Switzerland?

Of the 26 airlines that fly to Switzerland, SWISS, United Airlines and American Airlines happen to be the most favored based on our user data. SWISS is the most popular among the three airlines, with 40% of users choosing them for their travels to Switzerland.

Cheapest flights to cities in Switzerland

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Zurich
Zurich

Useful information for your flight to Switzerland

Get up-to-date answers for some of the most frequently asked questions regarding flying to Switzerland

What popular landmarks are in Switzerland?

What is the most popular airport in Switzerland to fly to?

How much are flights to Switzerland?

The cost to fly to Switzerland varies based on a variety of factors, but you can expect to find prices as low as $309 or as high as $6,312. Based on recent airfare data, we’ve found that a ticket to Switzerland for $1,953 or less is a good deal, whereas $2,343 is the average cost.

What is the best day of the week to fly to Switzerland?

Monday is the best day of the week to fly to Switzerland based on flight prices. Tuesday is another affordable option. If you are looking to save money on flights to Switzerland, then try to avoid flying out on a Saturday since this is when prices are at their highest.

Where is it cheapest to fly into Switzerland?

When traveling to Switzerland, Zurich airport in Zurich offers the cheapest overall flights with an average airfare of $309, while the second most affordable option is Geneva Geneve-Cointrin airport with an average airfare of $432 for Geneva.

When did momondo last update prices for flights to Switzerland?

Prices for flights to Switzerland are updated daily.

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How old do you have to be to fly to Switzerland?

The minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, but airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service may have their own age limitations. Flight duration, scheduling, and layovers are among the considerations that may influence age limits. We recommend that you double-check with the airline you are booking with for travel to Switzerland.

What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Switzerland?

The travel and health documents you'll need for your trip to Switzerland may differ based on your itinerary and personal situation. Typically, you should have several documents on hand, such as a national ID card or driver's license and a passport that is valid for six months after your intended arrival at Switzerland. It is always advisable to seek advice from your airline or a trusted third party, such as IATA.


Recent flights found to popular cities in Switzerland

Find flights to these popular cities in Switzerland from your nearest airport.
Multiple Airlines
Mar 21
ZRH
14h 10m
1 stop
BSL
Mar 28
BSL
16h 05m
2 stops
ZRH
Multiple Airlines
Mar 21
ZRH
14h 10m
1 stop
BSL
Mar 28
BSL
32h 35m
3 stops
ZRH
KLM
Mar 22
ZRH
4h 25m
1 stop
BSL
Mar 29
BSL
4h 25m
1 stop
ZRH
Multiple Airlines
Mar 21
ZRH
9h 40m
1 stop
BSL
Mar 28
BSL
6h 10m
1 stop
ZRH
KLM
Mar 22
ZRH
5h 40m
1 stop
BSL
Mar 29
BSL
4h 25m
1 stop
ZRH
Multiple Airlines
Mar 21
ZRH
26h 00m
2 stops
BSL
Mar 28
BSL
32h 35m
3 stops
ZRH
Multiple Airlines
Mar 22
ZRH
24h 20m
1 stop
BSL
Mar 29
BSL
12h 30m
2 stops
ZRH
SWISS
Mar 22
ZRH
11h 20m
2 stops
BSL
Mar 29
BSL
10h 55m
2 stops
ZRH
Austrian Airlines
Mar 6
ZRH
4h 40m
1 stop
BSL
Mar 10
BSL
12h 00m
1 stop
ZRH
SWISS
Mar 7
ZRH
7h 00m
1 stop
BSL
Mar 9
BSL
2h 40m
1 stop
ZRH

Cheapest flight routes to Switzerland

These routes have the cheapest flights to Switzerland found by momondo users in United States
DepartingDestinationBest TimeBest Price
NewarkZurich7h 35m$340
New YorkGeneva7h 35m$433
New YorkZurich7h 45m$440
NewarkGeneva7h 45m$441
MiamiBasel11h 40m$447
BostonZurich7h 10m$474
Washington, D.C.Zurich8h 05m$481
ChicagoGeneva10h 50m$483
ChicagoZurich8h 35m$484
BostonGeneva9h 45m$485
New YorkLugano13h 20m$486
OrlandoZurich12h 10m$490
Washington, D.C.Geneva8h 05m$501
New YorkBasel9h 45m$502
DetroitZurich10h 35m$511
MiamiGeneva11h 10m$524

Best things to do and see in Switzerland

How long does it take to fly to Switzerland?

The flight time from the US to Switzerland varies, depending on your arrival and departure airports. Some of the most popular airports with flights to Switzerland are Los Angeles International (LAX) and John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK). You can get flights to Switzerland’s major cities such as Zurich, Geneva, and Zermatt from these airports. If you’re flying from Los Angeles (LAX) to Zurich, the flight time will be around 11h on a direct flight offered by SWISS Airways. You can also opt for cheap single-layover flights with layovers in Newark or London, and these take longer depending on the airline you fly with. Nonstop flights from New York (JFK) will take just under 8h to get to ZRH, while a flight from JFK to Geneva International Airport (GVA) will take about 12 and a halfh if you fly with the quickest airline, Tap Air Portugal. If you’re on the west coast, the fastest Switzerland flights from LAX to GVA take about 13 and a halfh.

Can you get nonstop flights to Switzerland from the US?

You can get nonstop flights to Switzerland from the US, mainly from major international airports in the US. SWISS Airlines offers most nonstop flights, whether you’re flying from LAX, JFK, or Newark International Airport (EWR). If you are departing from the west coast, consider flying from LAX since the nonstop flights take around 11h to get to Zurich. Nonstop Switzerland flights from JFK to ZRH take around 8h, while those from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) take about 11h. If you’re flying from EWR, you can get nonstop flights to Zurich courtesy of Lufthansa and SWISS Airlines. This airport offers up to four daily nonstop flights to ZRH. You can also fly to Zurich from Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD), and a nonstop flight will take around 8 and a halfh.

What is the best way to travel around Switzerland?

The best way to get around Switzerland’s most popular cities such as Zurich, Geneva, Basel, and Zermatt is air travel. Getting to Zurich from Geneva is quite fast and convenient since the flight takes about anh and is affordable. Traveling by bus is another good option as the Zurich bus terminal is the largest and most connected terminal in Switzerland. From Zurich, you can take Zelic Reisen, Drusburg Reisen, Optop Travel, or Walliser buses, to most Switzerland cities, including Geneva, Basel, and Zermatt. Shuttle services are also provided by hotels close to the airports. These hotel shuttles also extend their services to other destinations, and you can conveniently get to different parts of the city. Car rental companies such as Alamo, Alvis, and Europcar are also available in Switzerland if you wish to get your own set of wheels. Renting a car is the most convenient option and allows you to get around at your own pace. Lastly, taxis are also readily available. They are great for within-city travel but will be expensive for those looking to travel long distances.

Does a US citizen need a passport or a visa to fly to Switzerland?

If you are planning to visit Switzerland, you will need a valid passport (which must be valid for a minimum of six month), but a visa is not required for stays less than 90 days. Moreover, your passport must have at least two blank pages for the entry and exit of stamps upon arrival and departure from Switzerland. If you are staying for more than 90 days, apply for a visa at the Swiss embassy, high commission, or consulate.


Useful information for finding Switzerland flight deals

Learn about all of the flight booking features offered by momondo for free.
  • How do I get Price Alerts for flights to Switzerland?

    You can take advantage of momondo’s Price Alerts by first searching for your flights to Switzerland. Flight offers will be shown to you in real-time. From there you can create a Price Alert by using our on-site widget.

  • How can I save money on flights to Switzerland with momondo?

    By using tools like our “Price Calendar”, you can see the best day to fly round-trip for your travels. Our “Price Forecast” tool uses AI to predict whether you should purchase or hold off on booking for potentially cheaper prices. Explore shows you all flight options from a city or airport to build your own unique adventure. The Discover blog also provides valuable insights for saving money while booking your experience. After searching you can toggle on “Price Alerts” to track prices for your desired flight and book at the ideal moment.

  • How does momondo find its flight prices?

    momondo shows deals across 700+ competitors all at once. momondo is active in 30 international markets, so you can have access to a wide range of options from airlines and OTAs alike.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal to Switzerland?

To find the flight that best suits your needs, momondo gathers a range of flights from a large pool of different airlines and agents; you can then use our insights and filters to find and book the right flight to Switzerland.

Can I find flights to Switzerland with flexible booking policies on momondo?

All flight searches to Switzerland on momondo can be filtered to show those which offer flexible booking policies.

How can momondo help me find flights to Switzerland?

momondo provides multiple filters to help you find the best flight to Switzerland. Filter by price, airline, airports, cabin, aircraft, payment method, number of stops and more.

I’m not ready to book a flight to Switzerland right now. Can momondo alert me if prices change?

If you are simply researching potential flights to Switzerland, momondo offers a useful price alert feature which will track prices for flights to Switzerland and alert you when they change.


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