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Wed, 25 Sep GLA - ZRH
£88 £86
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£321 £314
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£383 £375
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Flight route information

Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
41% Trains are 41% more expensive in Zurich than in Glasgow.
Glasgow £2.78
Zurich £3.91
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
48% The average meal is 48% more expensive in Zurich than in Glasgow.
Glasgow £15
Zurich £22.21
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 1.13 CHF
1 CHF = 0.89 GBP
Last checked on 21 June 2024
Distance: 801 miles
Glasgow airports
Turnhouse (EDI) How far from city centre: 35 miles
Glasgow Scotland (GLA) How far from city centre: 1 miles
Prestwick (PIK) How far from city centre: 29 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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Useful information for the flight from Glasgow to Zurich

How long is the flight from Glasgow to Zurich?

The average journey time between Glasgow and Zurich largely depends on the airline and flight path you choose. All services require a connection, either in London or another major European city. The shortest travel time with a connection is around four hours.

What are the most common stopovers?

The most common stopovers on flights between Glasgow and Zurich are London's Heathrow Airport, Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, and Düsseldorf International Airport.

What documentation do I need to fly to Zurich from Glasgow?

Passengers travelling to Switzerland are required to hold a valid passport for the duration of their trip. For those with a British passport, no additional travel documents are required.

Is there a time change from Glasgow to Zurich?

Switzerland operates on Central European Time, which is one hour ahead of the United Kingdom.

What are the most important things to pack in my suitcase when travelling to Zurich?

Pack comfortable walking shoes for exploring the city, and in winter be prepared for cold temperatures and frequent snowfall, with waterproof boots and a warm jacket.

Which airlines fly from Glasgow to Zurich

Several airlines operate services between Glasgow and Zurich:

How to find cheap flights from Glasgow to Zurich

Finding cheap flights between Glasgow and Zurich takes just moments with Opodo's online search engine. Use the simple filter function to find the cheapest flights on your required dates or select flights with your preferred airline or desired time of departure. The search engine will also offer flights from nearby airports if significant savings can be made by travelling from a nearby departure point.

When are the best times to fly from Glasgow to Zurich

Airports in Glasgow

Glasgow has one airport which is the second busiest in Scotland after Edinburgh.

Useful information about Glasgow Airport (GLA)

Glasgow Airport is located some 10 miles to the west of the city centre.

How to get to Glasgow Airport:

Services: baby changing unit, smoking area, plane-spotting platform, bars and restaurants, prayer room, meeting rooms, mobile charging ports and Wi-Fi.

Airports in Zurich

Zurich is served by one airport which is known locally as Kloten Airport.

Useful information about Zurich Airport (ZRH)

The airport in Zurich is located eight miles to the north of the city.

How to get from Zurich airport to the city:

Services: welcome desk, money exchange, travel agencies, internet access, lounges, smoking area, and extensive shops and restaurants.

What to do and visit in Zurich

Frequently asked questions about flights from Glasgow to Zurich

How long does the flight take to go from Glasgow to Zurich?
The total flight time between Glasgow and Zurich is of around 03:10 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,363 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 Glasgow to Zurich at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Glasgow to Zurich is 86£. 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 Glasgow?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Zurich costs an average of 6.22 GBP, 56% more expensive than Glasgow, with a fare of 4.00 GBP, while train tickets costs 41% more in Zurich: 3.91 GBP against 2.78 GBP in Glasgow. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 22.21 GBP in Zurich, 48% more than the 15.00 GBP in Glasgow. The price of the coffee is around 43% more expensive in Zurich, with an average of 4.73 GBP , while in Glasgow the coffee costs 3.31 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Glasgow to Zurich?
The most popular months to book a trip from Glasgow to Zurich are September, May and June, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Glasgow to Zurich?
The best time of the year to go to Zurich when flying from Glasgow 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 Glasgow in terms of searches from our customer, followed by June and October. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, January, November and February are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Glasgow - Zurich.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Glasgow to Zurich?
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 Glasgow. 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 is the weather in Zurich compared to Glasgow?
While in Glasgow the temperatures can reach an average of 23.23 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 3.0 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 -4.14 ºC average degrees reported in Glasgow. During the winter period, Glasgow can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Zurich have an average of 6.0 mm rain level.
Airlines with indirect flights from Glasgow to Zurich are:
Lufthansa, stopping in Munich for 105 minutes minimum.
  • Lufthansa, with 110 minutes scale in Frankfurt.
Flight Duration 3 h and 10 m Flights between Glasgow and Zurich take, on average, 3 h and 10 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £86 Cheapest price for a flight between Glasgow and Zurich found by our customers in the last 72 hours
High season July According to search data from our customers, July is the busiest time to fly from Glasgow to Zurich
Airlines flying this route Klm Royal Dutch Airlines, Eurowings, Lufthansa Airline(s) with flights between Glasgow to Zurich

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