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Beijing to Zurich flights

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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.29 CHF
British Pound Sterling Swiss Franc
1 CHF = 0.79 GBP
Last checked on 04 March 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
655%

Trains are 655% more expensive in Zurich than in Beijing.

Beijing
£0.44
Zurich
£3.32
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
410%

The average meal is 410% more expensive in Zurich than in Beijing.

Beijing
£3.88
Zurich
£19.79
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
279%

Taxis are 279% more expensive in Zurich than in Beijing.

Beijing
£1.44
Zurich
£5.46
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
23%

Coffee is 23% more expensive in Zurich than in Beijing.

Beijing
£3.18
Zurich
£3.92
Beijing airports
  • ( Beijing Daxing (PKX)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ( Capital Intl Apt (PEK)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ( Nanyuan Apt (NAY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
Zurich airports
  • ( Zurich (ZRH)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
  • ( Basel Euroairport (BSL)
    How far from city centre: 50 miles
  • ( Mulhouse Euroairport (MLH)
    How far from city centre: 50 miles
K Distance: 4960 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Beijing to Zurich

😷 Is it safe to travel from Beijing to Zurich during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Switzerland may apply when travelling from Beijing. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Beijing to Zurich at Opodo?
At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest flight available from Beijing to Zurich. Considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys, our search engine works to provides always the best price with the best conditions.
💰 Is Zurich expensive to visit compared to Beijing?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Zurich costs an average of 5.46 GBP, 279% more expensive than Beijing, with a fare of 1.44 GBP, while train tickets costs 655% more in Zurich: 3.32 GBP against 0.44 GBP in Beijing. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 19.79 GBP in Zurich, 410% more than the 3.88 GBP in Beijing. The price of the coffee is around 23% more expensive in Zurich, with an average of 3.92 GBP , while in Beijing the coffee costs 3.18 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Beijing to Zurich?
The most popular months to book a trip from Beijing to Zurich are August, January and March, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Beijing to Zurich?
The best time of the year to go to Zurich when flying from Beijing depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, July is the top 1º month to fly to Zurich from Beijing in terms of searches from our customer, followed by August and January. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, February, May and November are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Beijing -  Zurich.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Beijing to Zurich?
The total flight time between Beijing and Zurich is of around 17:59 hours on average, considering an average distance of 13,388 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Zurich compared to Beijing?
While in Beijing the temperatures can reach an average of 37.12 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 12.0 mm ,Zurich's temperatures can go up to 31.95 ºC during the hot season, with 12.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -8.07 ºC in Zurich, compared to the -15.9 ºC average degrees reported in Beijing. During the winter period, Beijing can register 1.4 mm precipitation, while Zurich have an average of 6.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Beijing and Zurich?
The main airport route flying between Beijing and Zurich is: Capital Intl Apt (PEK) to Zurich (ZRH). This route is covered by the following airline(s): Swiss International Air Lines. Air China.

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