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Zurich to Beijing flights

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Flight Duration Flights between Zurich and Beijing take, on average, 15 h and 34 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight Cheapest price for a one-way flight between Zurich with Beijing found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport The airport Zurich is the departure airport operating flights between Zurich and Beijing
Arriving Airport Flights departing Zurich with Beijing as destination arrives at Capital Intl Apt

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Departure Fri, 01 Jul Return Tue, 05 Jul
ZRH Zurich
BJS Beijing
return from £2,185
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Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 8.29 CNY
British Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan
1 CNY = 0.13 GBP
Last checked on 21 June 2022
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Beijing are 83% cheaper than in Zurich.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Beijing is 83% cheaper than a meal in Zurich.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Beijing is 70% cheaper than in Zurich.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Beijing is 11% cheaper than in Zurich.

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
Beijing airports
  • ( Capital Intl Apt (PEK)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ( Nanyuan Apt (NAY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ( Beijing Daxing (PKX)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
K Distance: 4960 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Zurich to Beijing

😷 Is it safe to travel from Zurich to Beijing 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 China may apply when travelling from Zurich. 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 Zurich to Beijing at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Zurich to Beijing is 2185£. 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 Beijing expensive to visit compared to Zurich?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Beijing costs an average of 1.70 GBP, 66% cheaper than Zurich, with a fare of 5.06 GBP, while train tickets costs 83% less in Beijing: 0.61 GBP against 3.62 GBP in Zurich. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 3.65 GBP in Beijing, 83% less than the 21.06 GBP in Zurich. The price of the coffee is around 11% cheaper in Beijing, with an average of 3.82 GBP, while in Zurich the coffee costs 4.31 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Zurich to Beijing?
The most popular months to book a trip from Zurich to Beijing are November, March and June, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Zurich to Beijing?
The best time of the year to go to Beijing when flying from Zurich depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, April is the top 1º month to fly to Beijing from Zurich in terms of searches from our customer, followed by December and March. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, November, February and May are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Zurich -  Beijing.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Zurich to Beijing?
The total flight time between Zurich and Beijing is of around 15:34 hours on average, considering an average distance of 11,916 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 Beijing compared to Zurich?
While in Zurich the temperatures can reach an average of 31.95 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 12.0 mm ,Beijing's temperatures can go up to 37.12 ºC during the hot season, with 12.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -15.9 ºC in Beijing, compared to the -8.07 ºC average degrees reported in Zurich. During the winter period, Zurich can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Beijing have an average of 1.4 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Zurich and Beijing?
The main airport route flying between Zurich and Beijing is: Zurich (ZRH) to Beijing Daxing (PKX). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Swiss International Air Lines.
  • Alternatively, you can find Zurich - Beijing flights between Zurich (ZRH) to Capital Intl Apt (PEK) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Swiss International Air Lines.
  • Air China.
Airlines with indirect flights from Zurich to Beijing are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Zurich to Beijing are:
  • Lufthansa, stoping in Frankfurt for 215 minutes minimun.
  • Lufthansa, with 175 minutes scale in Munich.
  • Lufthansa, with 175 minutes scale in Munich.
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