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Cologne to Zurich flights

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Flight DurationFlights between Cologne and Zurich take, on average, 1 h and 15 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flightCheapest price for a one-way flight between Cologne with Zurich found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing AirportThe airport Koeln - Bonn is the departure airport operating flights between Cologne and Zurich
Arriving AirportFlights departing Cologne with Zurich as destination arrives at Zurich

Cheap last minute flights to Zurich

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Departure Wed, 06 Oct Return Fri, 08 Oct
CGN Cologne
ZRH Zurich
return from £66
Departure Thu, 14 Oct Return Sat, 16 Oct
CGN Cologne
ZRH Zurich
return from £63
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.28 CHF
British Pound Sterling Swiss Franc
1 CHF = 0.79 GBP
Last checked on 23 September 2021
Local, one-way ticket

Trains are 28% more expensive in Zurich than in Cologne.

Mid-priced restaurant

The average meal is 129% more expensive in Zurich than in Cologne.

Standard daytime start rate

Taxis are 61% more expensive in Zurich than in Cologne.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee is 66% more expensive in Zurich than in Cologne.

Cologne airports
  • ( Düsseldorf International (DUS)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ( Koeln - Bonn (CGN)
    How far from city centre: 9 miles
  • ( Niederrhein (Weeze) (NRN)
    How far from city centre: 58 miles
Zurich airports
  • ( Basel Euroairport (BSL)
    How far from city centre: 50 miles
  • ( Zurich (ZRH)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
  • ( Mulhouse Euroairport (MLH)
    How far from city centre: 50 miles
K Distance: 257 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Cologne to Zurich

😷 Is it safe to travel from Cologne 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 Cologne. 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 Cologne to Zurich at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Cologne to Zurich is 63£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Zurich expensive to visit compared to Cologne?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Zurich costs an average of 4.80 GBP, 64% more expensive than Cologne, with a fare of 2.92 GBP, while train tickets costs 24% more in Zurich: 3.20 GBP against 2.58 GBP in Cologne. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 20.01 GBP in Zurich, 145% more than the 8.16 GBP in Cologne. The price of the coffee is around 72% more expensive in Zurich, with an average of 3.99 GBP , while in Cologne the coffee costs 2.32 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Cologne to Zurich?
The most popular months to book a trip from Cologne to Zurich are November, September and July, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Cologne to Zurich?
The best time of the year to go to Zurich when flying from Cologne depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, August is the top 1º month to fly to Zurich from Cologne in terms of searches from our customer, followed by December and September. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, April, May and January are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Cologne -  Zurich.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Cologne to Zurich?
The total flight time between Cologne and Zurich is of around 01:15 hours on average, considering an average distance of 427 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 Cologne?
While in Cologne the temperatures can reach an average of 33.16 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 -4.42 ºC average degrees reported in Cologne. During the winter period, Cologne can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Zurich have an average of 6.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Cologne and Zurich?
The main airport route flying between Cologne and Zurich is: Koeln - Bonn (CGN) to Zurich (ZRH). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Eurowings.
  • Swiss International Air Lines.
  • TUIfly.
Which are the airlines with flights from Cologne to Zurich?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Cologne to Zurich are:
  • Eurowings.
  • Swiss International Air Lines.
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