Below are quick answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.
Is public transport free in Zurich?
All public transport in Zurich is free with a Swiss Travel Pass and several other rail passes. Alternatively, you can purchase a Zurich Card that allows free public transport throughout the city as well.
How early should you get to Zurich Airport?
We recommend you to arrive between 2 and 2.5 hours before departure for European flights and 3 hours before departure for intercontinental flights. Please note the opening hours of the check-in counters.
How close is train station to Zurich Airport?
How far is the train station from Zürich Airport? The nearest train station to Zürich Airport is a 17 min walk away.
What is the best month to go to Switzerland?
The best time to visit Switzerland is between April and October, though winter sports enthusiasts may prefer December to March. The country has four distinct seasons, each with its own attractions. The spring months of March to May bring Alpine blooms, flowering trees and cows heading out to pasture.
What is Zurich Switzerland known for?
Zurich is well known as the financial capital of Switzerland. Unfortunately, the city's reputation as a banking powerhouse (as well as its notoriety as one of the most expensive cities in Europe) can lead many would-be visitors to underestimate just how much this urban center has to offer.