Tips on How to Get to Know Zurich in Six Hours
Thanks to the short walking distances, excellent public transportation, and a compact city center, even visitors who have very little time to spare can get to see a lot of Zurich. Zurich Main Station and the inner city can be reached in just 15 minutes from Zurich Airport. From here it is just a short walk to the Old Town, important museums, the famous Bahnhofstrasse shopping mile, and even Lake Zurich.
The excursion ideas outlined below show you some great ways to spend a few hours in Zurich – whether experiencing fun and nature, finding out more about the city’s history and culture, or exploring the urban Zürich-West quarter.