London to Zurich flights

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Departure Sun, 12 Nov Return Sun, 19 Nov
LHR London
ZRH Zurich
return from £87
Departure Fri, 24 Nov Return Mon, 27 Nov
LTN London
ZRH Zurich
return from £52
Departure Fri, 10 Nov Return Mon, 13 Nov
STN London
ZRH Zurich
return from £131
Departure Fri, 24 Nov Return Mon, 27 Nov
LCY London
ZRH Zurich
return from £109
Flight route information
Fancy a glimpse into the world of relics and ancient history? Zurich is teeming with museums at every turn.
Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.33 CHF
British Pound Sterling Swiss Franc
1 CHF = 0.76 GBP
Last checked on 02 November 2017
Train
Local, one-way ticket
27%

Trains are 27% more expensive in Zurich than in London.

London
£2.5
Zurich
£3.18
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
26%

The average meal is 26% more expensive in Zurich than in London.

London
£15
Zurich
£18.84
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
29%

Taxis are 29% more expensive in Zurich than in London.

London
£3.5
Zurich
£4.52
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
39%

Coffee is 39% more expensive in Zurich than in London.

London
£2.66
Zurich
£3.71
( London airports
  • ? Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ? Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ? Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ? Luton International (LTN)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ? London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ? Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 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
L Distance: 483 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from London

Gatwick Airport in London is the second busiest airport to serve the capital after Heathrow. It has two terminals: North and South. It is a single runway airport and is the busiest single runway airport worldwide. If you are getting yourself geared up for visiting the land of the Swiss (Swiss chocolate, anyone?), flights from Gatwick to Zurich will be the channel you need to navigate your way to chocolate land. While waiting for your much anticipated flight, you can cosy up in the plush lounges at the airport. These lounges can be found in both terminals.

Getting to London airport

Gatwick Airport is located in West Sussex approximately 45km away from London. To get from London to the airport, one can use the Gatwick Express. It is the fastest mode of transport. These trains come at intervals of 15 minutes. Gatwick Express takes approximately 30 minutes to get to the airport, so don't worry - you will get to the airport on time! Plan your journey well to catch your flight from London to Zurich.

As an alternative, you can use a coach. The National Express coach is found at Victoria Coach Station. They leave in 30 minute intervals, with an approximate driving time of one hour and twenty minutes.

Arriving to Zurich

Zurich is the capital of the Canton of Zurich in Switzerland. Kick off your excursion by checking out the FIFA World Football Museum. Whether you are a football fanatic or not, you will appreciate the beauty of the architecture of this masterpiece of a building.

Zurich is dubbed as the 'water land galore.' Whether you are admiring the scenic Lake Zurich or dipping your toes in one of the myriad outdoor pools available, you will enjoy revelling in the beauty of outdoor water utopia. Old Town will leave you with many unforgettable experiences - from the quant cafes and cosy restaurants to the unique buildings, you will no doubt be mesmerized!

How to get to the city centre

Flights to Zurich from London will land at Zurich Airport (Flughafen Zürich). This is the largest and main airport or Switzerland. Situated approximately 13km from the airport on the north end of Zurich, getting to Central Zurich has never been easier. The airport has three terminals; A, B and E.

To get from the airport to the city centre, you can use a train. You could also use a bus that you will find at the terminals. They are available at intervals of between ten minutes and an hour. You could also use the Glattalbahn tram service. Trams run in intervals between 7 - 15 minutes. Get to the city centre and explore!

Most popular flight routes from London to Zurich
Heathrow- Zurich
return from £87
London City- Zurich
return from £109
Gatwick- Zurich
return from £62
Heathrow- Zurich
return from £180
Stansted- Zurich
return from £131
Heathrow- Zurich
return from £128
Heathrow- Zurich
return from £165
Heathrow- Zurich
return from £156
Heathrow- Zurich
return from £94
London City- Zurich
return from £112
Heathrow- Zurich
return from £200
Heathrow- Zurich
return from £407
Stansted- Zurich
return from £132
Other popular routes