Zurich Airport is located 13km (8 miles) north of Zurich.
8058 Zurich Airport
Dialling code: +41
Telephone: +41-43/816 22 11
Lufthansa at the airport
How to get there
From central Zurich, take route L1 to the northbound E60/E41, turning shortly thereafter onto the A51 toll road, which leads directly past the airport site.
16 bus and Postbus routes connect the main municipalities in the Glatt valley, Zürcher Unterland and Zurich Oerlikon regions to the airport. Departures range from every 10 minutes to hourly.
Zurich Airport has a Swiss Federal Railways (sbb.ch) station located under the Gates B area, with trains to central Zurich (journey time: 10 minutes) and many destinations across Switzerland. Ticket machines are located in the customs halls.
Glattalbahn tram 10 (vbg.ch) operates between Zurich Central Station and Zurich Airport via Glattpark, Zürich Oerlikon und Zürich Irchel. It runs every 7 or 15 minutes.
The no. 12 tram runs from the airport to Stettbach station via Glattbrugg and Wallisellen station. It runs every 15 minutes and offers many interchange options for destinations across the network. The no. 12 tram provides a fast, comfortable and inexpensive service through the Glatt valley.
The covered bus terminal at Zurich Airport is the largest in Switzerland and has direct access to the check-in areas and the Airport Center. Several regular bus lines (vbg.ch und postauto.ch). serve regional towns and villages.
A coach network connects Zurich Airport to destinations all over Switzerland, including major ski resorts. Coaches operate early in the morning and ferry passengers to Zurich Airport from central Switzerland before the first public transport connections of the day. Information regarding timetables and prices can be obtained at thethe airport’s service centre and directly from the operators e. g. Arlberg Express (arlbergexpress.com) and Davos Express (davos.ch).
Taxis are located outside the arrivals areas 1 and 2 (tel. +41-43/848 85 08 52).
There are three multistorey car parks (P1, P2 and P3) directly connected to the terminal, and a further car park (P6) a short distance away. Valet parking is provided.