The journey from the airport to the city center is just ten minutes by train (services every 15 minutes) or around 20 minutes by taxi. The taxi ranks are located directly by the exits at the Arrivals terminals 1 and 2. The trip by taxi from the airport to the center of Zürich costs around CHF 50 (EUR 35).
Hotel Shuttle Bus
The city hotel shuttle bus CHECK-IN all-ways offers services every 30 minutes (6:30am - 2pm and 5pm - 11pm) or every 60 minutes (2pm - 5pm) from Zürich Airport to Zürich City. Furthermore many hotels near to the airport and in the city offer their own courtesy bus service. These buses depart from the area in front of the Arrivals terminals 1 and 2.
The railway station at the Zürich Airport is located directly beneath the Airport Shopping area, just minutes away from Check-Ins 1-3 as well as Arrival Halls 1+2. Trains run every 10 minutes to and from the Zürich Main Station during peak traffic times (travel time 10 minutes):
> Online Timetable
The trip by train from Zurich Airport to Zürich Main Railway Station costs CHF 6.60 (1 adult, one way).
The Glattalbahn No. 10 railway line connects Zürich Airport directly with Zürich’s Main Railway Station via Glattpark, Zürich Oerlikon, Milchbuck and Irchel. The No. 10 train runs every 7.5 minutes and every 15 minutes. The Glattalbahn station is located right next to the bus terminal and the entrance/exit of the airport buildings .> Online-Timetable
With the ZürichCARD, you enjoy free travel with public transportation, including from the Zürich Airport to the Zürich Main Railway Station.
The tour guides from Zürich Tourism will gladly accompany you or your guests from Zürich Airport, Zürich Main Railway Station, or other locations to your destination. If you do not have your own bus, we will be happy to reserve a vehicle for you.
Price for tour guide (without bus rental): from CHF 280 / EUR 230
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*All prices are in Swiss Francs and correct at time of print. Prices shown in currencies other than Swiss Francs are guideline prices only and subject to exchange rate variations. All programmes and prices are subject to change without prior notice.