Cheap Flights from Essen to Zurich - Compare and Book on Opodo

Flight route information

Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
46% Trains are 46% more expensive in Zurich than in Essen.
Essen £2.65
Zurich £3.88
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
91% The average meal is 91% more expensive in Zurich than in Essen.
Essen £11.55
Zurich £22.04
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 1.14 CHF
1 CHF = 0.89 GBP
Last checked on 20 April 2024
Distance: 291 miles
Essen airports
Muelheim (ESS) How far from city centre: 5 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

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Prices for tickets from Essen to Zurich may fluctuate while you are in the process of booking. While this isn't a common occurrence, it can happen because Opodo operates as an online travel agency, and ticket prices and availability are ultimately determined by the airlines. Therefore, if the airline adjusts prices or if the available tickets are depleted while you are making your reservation, you will receive confirmation within 48 hours after your ticket purchase.

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Frequently asked questions about flights from Essen to Zurich

How long does the flight take to go from Essen to Zurich?
The total flight time between Essen and Zurich is of around null hours on average, considering an average distance of null km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from Essen to Zurich at Opodo?
At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest flight available from Essen 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 Essen?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Zurich costs an average of 7.05 GBP, 106% more expensive than Essen, with a fare of 3.42 GBP, while train tickets costs 46% more in Zurich: 3.88 GBP against 2.65 GBP in Essen. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 22.04 GBP in Zurich, 91% more than the 11.55 GBP in Essen. The price of the coffee is around 81% more expensive in Zurich, with an average of 4.77 GBP , while in Essen the coffee costs 2.63 GBP.
How is the weather in Zurich compared to Essen?
While in Essen the temperatures can reach an average of 33.55 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 -3.93 ºC average degrees reported in Essen. During the winter period, Essen can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Zurich have an average of 6.0 mm rain level.

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