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Cheap flights to Zurich from $427

This is the cheapest round-trip flight price found by a momondo user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight to Zurich departing on 9/9. Fares may change, and may not be available for all flights or travel dates. Click the price to refresh the search for this deal.
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Summary info about Zurich flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$177

Best Round-Trip Price

$427

Fastest flight time

10h 20m

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2 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Zurich from United States in the last 72 hours is $177 (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Zurich).
The best round-trip flight price to Zurich from United States in the last 72 hours is $427 (Newark to Zurich).
The fastest flight to Zurich from United States takes 10h 20m (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Zurich).
There are 2 airlines operating flights to Zurich, including Air Canada and Scandinavian Airlines.

Zurich flights insights and trends

Explore insights for your Zurich flight to craft the best travel plan

What is the cheapest month to fly to Zurich?

In general, November is the cheapest month to fly from United States to Zurich. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around $653. If you don’t want to visit Zurich in November, then you should wait until January to fly from United States, when ticket prices are also cheap, with an average price of $674.

What is the absolute cheapest flight to Zurich?

$21 is the cheapest deal found on momondo in the last two weeks for a flight to Zurich. This flight is from Venice and is 87% cheaper than most flights to Zurich. To find the cheapest price to Zurich from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
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What is the cheapest day to depart on your flight to Zurich?

According to our data, Monday is the cheapest day to fly to Zurich from United States. The lowest ticket price found for a Monday departure recently was $826. Keep in mind that prices can always vary depending on your route and whether or not you are flying domestic or international. On the other hand, Saturday is the most expensive day to depart from United States because it is more convenient for both business and leisure travelers. As a result, prices tend to be around $927.

What is the cheapest time of day to depart on your flight to Zurich?

The cheapest time of day to fly to Zurich is at noon when flights can be purchased for as low as $654. Flights to Zurich are more costly in the evening, with an average ticket price of $892. Departure times in the evening fall within the peak daily travel times, which is why tickets can be more expensive.

How long does it take to fly to Zurich?

Average flight duration from United States to Zurich depends on which airport you fly into and out of. Flying from Los Angeles to Zurich is 10h 55m on average, while flying from San Francisco to Zurich is 11h on average. Zurich is the most popular airport in Zurich.

How far in advance should I book a flight to Zurich?

The best time to book a flight to Zurich from United States is 37 days out, which is when prices tend to be around $924. In the past 72 hours, momondo users found flights from United States to Zurich for as low as $769.

Cheapest flights to Zurich airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Zurich airports from your nearest city or airport
Los Angeles
Zurich

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Los Angeles TO Zurich

Los Angeles (LAX) to Zurich (ZRH)

Typically, flights to Zurich from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Los Angeles to Zurich, which has an average price of $1,127

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO ZURICH FROM LOS ANGELESFebruary28% cheaperFlying from Los Angeles to Zurich costs on average just $814 in February
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO ZURICH FROM LOS ANGELESJune41% more expensiveIt costs about $1,595 for flights to Zurich from Los Angeles in June
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO ZURICH FROM LOS ANGELESJune466% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Zurich from Los Angeles in June than any other month

Frequently asked questions about flying to Zurich

Is there an alternative airport near Zurich?

Thal St Gallen-Altenrhein Airport or Basel EuroAirport Swiss can be an alternative airport used for travel to Zurich.

Is there a cheaper alternative to flying into Zurich?

You can find deals at Basel EuroAirport Swiss for $160 on average, but that price can change based on your departure airport. To save money, try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

When did momondo last update prices for flights to Zurich Airport?

Prices for flights to Zurich Airport are refreshed on a daily basis.

How many operators does momondo search for flights to Zurich Airport?

How old do you have to be to fly to Zurich Airport?

Although the minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UMNR) service may have their own age limits, which could be impacted by factors such as flight length, timing, and layovers. It is recommended that you verify with the airline you are booking with for travel to Zurich Airport.

What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Zurich Airport?

The necessary travel and health documents for your Zurich Airport trip may vary depending on your travel plans and individual circumstances. Generally, you should have various documents, such as a national ID card or driver's license and a passport that is valid for six months beyond your scheduled arrival date. We recommend seeking advice from your airline or a trusted third party, such as IATA.


Zurich flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to Zurich found recently by users on momondo
Scandinavian Airlines
Sep 9
EWR6:50 pmNewark
12h 30m
1 stop
ZRH1:20 pmZurich
Sep 23
ZRH2:00 pmZurich
29h 15m
1 stop
EWR1:15 pmNewark
Scandinavian Airlines
Sep 25
EWR6:50 pmNewark
12h 30m
1 stop
ZRH1:20 pmZurich
Oct 30
ZRH10:25 amZurich
11h 25m
1 stop
EWR4:50 pmNewark
Scandinavian Airlines
Sep 25
EWR6:50 pmNewark
12h 30m
1 stop
ZRH1:20 pmZurich
Oct 8
ZRH2:00 pmZurich
29h 15m
2 stops
EWR1:15 pmNewark
Scandinavian Airlines
May 1
EWR6:50 pmNewark
12h 30m
1 stop
ZRH1:20 pmZurich
May 5
ZRH2:35 pmZurich
28h 40m
2 stops
EWR1:15 pmNewark
Scandinavian Airlines
Apr 28
EWR6:50 pmNewark
12h 30m
1 stop
ZRH1:20 pmZurich
May 5
ZRH2:35 pmZurich
28h 40m
2 stops
EWR1:15 pmNewark
Scandinavian Airlines
Sep 9
EWR6:50 pmNewark
12h 30m
1 stop
ZRH1:20 pmZurich
Sep 16
ZRH2:00 pmZurich
29h 15m
1 stop
EWR1:15 pmNewark

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Zurich

If you're looking for one-way flights from United States to Zurich, view some of our deals below provided by Air Canada
Multiple Airlines
Sep 10
JFK1:30 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
13h 20m
1 stop
ZRH8:50 pmZurich
Multiple Airlines
May 6
JFK6:20 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
20h 30m
1 stop
ZRH8:50 pmZurich
Multiple Airlines
Sep 8
JFK1:30 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
26h 15m
1 stop
ZRH9:45 amZurich

Best things to do and see in Zurich

Where can you fly directly into Zurich from?

You can fly nonstop to Zurich, Switzerland, from a number of United States airports. John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), New York City, Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR), New Jersey, and San Francisco International Airport (SFO), California, are all US major airports providing direct flights to Zurich Airport (ZRH). You may also fly directly to Zurich from either Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD), Illinois, or Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), California. American Airlines, Swiss International Air Lines, and United Airlines are merely a few of the airlines that provide direct flights from these airports to Zurich Airport. If you wish to get better Zurich flight deals from the United States, then consider the airlines offering connecting flights with one stop on this route, as these airlines provide more affordable flights than nonstop flights. Swiss International Air Lines offers flights to Zurich with one-stop layovers in London (LHR), England, and United and Lufthansa both provide flights to Zurich with one-stop layovers in Frankfurt (FRA), Germany. In addition, Delta Airlines, American Airlines, and British Airways all provide flights with one-stop layovers in Paris (CDG, ORY), France, while KLM, Brussels Airlines, and Air France all provide flights with one-stop layovers in Amsterdam (AMS), the Netherlands.

How do you get to the downtown from Zurich airports?

If you want to get to the city center from the Zurich Airport (ZRH), you can use public transportation. The S-Bahn train service is the most convenient and cost-effective public transit alternative. The S-Bahn railway station is situated in the airport's basement, and the platforms are accessible by escalators or elevators. The S-Bahn service operates every 10 minutes, and the trip to the city center takes around 15 minutes. Tickets may be bought at the station or the airport's main hall ticket machines. You must authenticate your ticket before boarding the train. Additionally, you can take the Airport Bus, which operates every ten minutes between the ZRH and the city center. The travel duration is around twenty minutes. The Airport Bus makes multiple stops within and around the airport, including the main terminal, bus terminal, and railway station. The bus travels directly from the airport to the Zurich main railway station in the city center. At the Zurich main train station, you can transfer by tram, ZVV buses, or S-Bahn trains to the downtown area. The airport also has taxis that can transport you into the heart of the city in around 20 minutes. Outside the arrivals hall is where you can find the taxi stand, and the rates are clearly posted. Lastly, if you want to go out and see more of downtown Zurich, you can pick up a rental car right at the airport. If you're taking a rental vehicle into the city, the quickest route will be via the A51 motorway. From the airport, it takes around 20 minutes to reach the city center, thanks to clear directions.

What passport or visa requirements are there when visiting Zurich?

U.S. citizens traveling to Zurich will be required to produce a valid passport. The passport should remain valid for at least three months beyond the intended date of leaving Zurich, Switzerland. A landing card must be filled out upon arrival in Switzerland, but U.S. citizens do not require a visa to enter the country for stays of up to 90 days. You must provide confirmation of continued or return travel. Visitors visiting Switzerland are required to have valid, comprehensive medical insurance for the duration of their trip. A residency permit is required from the cantonal migration office if your stay in Switzerland will exceed 90 days.


Why use momondo?

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

Finding the right flight to Zurich is quick and easy when you have a range of options in front of you, from reputable agents and recognisable airlines. These options can then be filtered down to find the best fit. That is what momondo does. We make finding flights to Zurich quick and easy, saving you time and money.

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

Yes. momondo enables you to select and highlight flights to Zurich with this policy.

How can momondo help me find flights to Zurich?

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

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

If you are not ready to book a flight to Zurich now, use our insights above to find helpful tips or alternatively set up a price alert; this is where momondo will track prices on flights to Zurich and let you know when they change.


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