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Cheap Flights To Zurich, Switzerland

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Zurich, the stunning financial heart of Switzerland really is a sight for sore eyes. With the beautiful Limmat river meandering through it, breath-taking views of the Alps, traffic-free walks and medieval streets, Zurich is one place not to be missed. Notably, the city has done well in maintaining its traditional Swiss culture and diverse shopping options, whilst also offering a massive range of luxury places to eat and drink amongst its glossy high rise hotels and offices.

Despite its initial appearance of a somewhat uptight economic hub, when you scratch the surface you’ll find that Zurich has a huge amount of modern style art, theatre and music venues than is immediately obvious. Indeed, you can’t fail to notice the young, relaxed ambiance to the city, and a willingness to welcome the tide of modern technology and everything it has to offer.

The beauty of Zurich is that it’s worked hard to maintain its core values whilst moving forward with the times. Wonder through its bustling streets and you’ll soon come across a wealth of delightful art galleries, quaint cafes, rustic shops, museums and churches that only serve to compound the city’s elegant charm. Once the sun goes down, why not head to the area of Niederdorf with its vibrant selection of cocktail bars, nightclubs and entertainment where you can dance the night away.

With its chocolate box appeal, cleanliness and safety, Zurich is certainly somewhere you’ll remember for years to come and is popular with couples and families alike. It’s also surprisingly affordable, due in part to the fact that a large number of the city’s landmarks and are actually free to visit.

If Zurich is somewhere you’ve always wanted to try, then why not browse through our full range of flights now. Plus you’ll find first class and business class flights too.

5 Things You Need to Know About Zurich

Zurich is fascinating, laid back and offers natural scenery which is out of this world. But to make the best of your trip away, it’s worth getting clued up on a few things before you go:

Time Difference: UTC +2 hours
Currency: Swiss franc
Native Language: French, German and Italian
Weather: Zurich lies in the temperate climate zone and has four distinct seasons. In winter, temperatures occasionally drop below zero, while hot summer days can record temperatures of over 30° C (86° F).
Sales Tax: 13%

Flying to Zurich from the US

Before you start planning your trip, here’s everything you’ll need to know when flying to Zurich from the United States.

Flight Times

Travelling times vary depending on where in the US you’re flying from. As a guide, from New York to Zurich takes around 9 hours, whilst Los Angeles to Zurich is around 12 hours.

Entry Requirements

US citizens may enter Switzerland for up to 90 days for tourist or business purposes without a visa. Your passport must be valid for at least 90 days beyond the period of stay and you need sufficient funds and a return airline ticket.

Airlines That Fly to Zurich

The following airlines currently offer direct flights from the USA to Zurich:
- United Airlines
- Delta

The Airport

Zurich Airport (ZRH)

Zurich Airport, also known as Kloten Airport, is located 10km (6 miles) north of Zurich city center. Trains leave about every 10 minutes and the journey lasts for 15 minutes, although if you wish to you can hail a cab from the rank which is outside the arrivals area.

10 Zurich Must-Dos

Make the most of your time in Zurich using our list of the ten main things to see whilst you’re there:

- Uetliberg Mountain
- Lake Zurich
- Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)
- Old Town (Altstadt)
- Rietberg Museum
- Zoo Zurich
- Lindenhofplatz
- Opernhaus Zurich
- Limmatquai
- FIFA World Football Museum

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