$25 is the cheapest deal found on momondo in the last two weeks for a flight to Zurich. This flight is from Munich and is 97% cheaper than most flights to Zurich. To find the cheapest price to Zurich from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
In general, January 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 $533. If you don’t want to visit Zurich in January, then you should wait until November to fly from United States, when ticket prices are also cheap, with an average price of $545.
You are more likely to see cheaper flights to Zurich from United States when booking 43 days ahead of your departure date. In general, you can expect to find flights to Zurich for around $652 when searching 43 days out. Keep in mind that you might also find cheap flights to Zurich outside of this time window. In fact, momondo users recently found flights from United States to Zurich for $411.
On average, the least expensive day to fly to Zurich from United States is on a Wednesday. momondo users have found tickets for Wednesday departures for as low as $595. However, this price may fluctuate depending on the airline, the season, and holidays. 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 $712.
The cheapest time of day to fly to Zurich is in the morning when flights can be purchased for as low as $518. Try not to purchase tickets in the evening because they tend to be around $632. Of course, these prices can vary depending on the time of year and what airport you fly to.
Thal St Gallen-Altenrhein Airport, Mulhouse EuroAirport, Belp Airport or Lugano Airport can be an alternative airport used for travel to Zurich.
You can find deals at Mulhouse EuroAirport for $595pp on average, but that price can change based on your departure airport. To save money, try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
Currently, Switzerland travel restrictions include travel to Zurich. Entry restrictions
Switzerland has begun to ease its travel restrictions. As well as nationals/residents of Switzerland or Liechtenstein, as of June 15, travelers from countries in the EU, Iceland, Norway may now enter Switzerland. Travelers from the UK and South Africa are not permitted entry to Switzerland. UK nationals and other non-Swiss/Liechtenstein nationals arriving from a “high risk-country” outside of the Schengen area are not permitted entry to Liechtenstein. These restrictions do not apply to UK nationals who are legally resident in Switzerland. They will be allowed to re-enter the country, but will need to present proof of residency, i.e. a Swiss residence permit (L / B / C / Ci permits). Holders of a cross-border permit (G permit), an FDFA legitimation card, a D visa issued by Switzerland and holders of a ‘laissez passer’ issued by a Swiss representation in cases of ‘individual special necessity’ may also enter the country. Travelers from other countries who have the necessary visas and permits to enter, and authorized healthcare professionals may still enter the country. Special allowances also exist in some cases for travelers arriving from Germany or Austria.Entry requirements
Passengers must complete the Contact Tracing Card form before arrival.Quarantine requirements
Travelers who have been in certain countries in the past 10 days are subject to quarantine for 10 days on arrival. For an updated list of these countries, check the website of the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health. All travelers arriving from the UK and South Africa are subject to a 10-day self-isolation, including those who arrived since December 14. Travelers who have arrived in Switzerland from December 14 onward, must be in quarantine in their place of residence or accommodation by midnight on December 22 at the latest, and must notify their local Cantonal Medical Service by 12 noon on December 24.Transiting rules
Same-day transit is permitted; however, travelers who are not nationals, residents, or family members of nationals/residents of EEA Member States may not transit through Switzerland when arriving from a non-Schengen Member State en route to another Schengen Member State. Additional exemptions exist for some categories of business travelers who have received advance permission. Travelers transiting through Switzerland, are strongly advised to have their onward travel booked in advance and to have confirmed they meet the entry requirements of their destination country.If you are planning to travel to Zurich at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.