Shanghai to Zurich flights

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Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.19 CHF
British Pound Sterling Swiss Franc
1 CHF = 0.85 GBP
Last checked on 03 August 2020
Train
Local, one-way ticket
743%

Trains are 743% more expensive in Zurich than in Shanghai.

Shanghai
£0.44
Zurich
£3.71
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
445%

The average meal is 445% more expensive in Zurich than in Shanghai.

Shanghai
£3.87
Zurich
£21.09
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
281%

Taxis are 281% more expensive in Zurich than in Shanghai.

Shanghai
£1.55
Zurich
£5.91
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
27%

Coffee is 27% more expensive in Zurich than in Shanghai.

Shanghai
£3.36
Zurich
£4.26
Shanghai airports
  • ( Hongqiao (SHA)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
  • ( Pu Dong (PVG)
    How far from city centre: 19 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: 5600 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Shanghai to Zurich

How can I find cheap flights from Shanghai to Zurich at eDreams?
At eDreams we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest flight available from Shanghai 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 Shanghai?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Zurich costs an average of 5.91 GBP, 281% more expensive than Shanghai, with a fare of 1.55 GBP, while train tickets costs 743% more in Zurich: 3.71 GBP against 0.44 GBP in Shanghai. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 21.09 GBP in Zurich, 445% more than the 3.87 GBP in Shanghai. The price of the coffee is around 27% more expensive in Zurich, with an average of 4.26 GBP , while in Shanghai the coffee costs 3.36 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Shanghai to Zurich?
According to real customer data from our website, the most popular months to book a trip from Shanghai to Zurich are November, April and May.
When is the best time to travel from Shanghai to Zurich?
The best time of the year to go to Zurich when flying from Shanghai depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, December is the top 1 month to fly to  Zurich from Shanghai in terms of searches from our cutomer, followed by January and June. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period March, October and November are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Shanghai -  Zurich.
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