Itineraries for 6 Hours in Zurich 
Ideas and tips on where to go in Zurich during a short visit

Tips on How to Get to Know Zurich in Six Hours

Even visitors who only have a few hours to spend in Zurich can get to see a lot of the city.

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. 


6 Hours in Zurich
Culture fans can discover Zurich’s historical center on a guided tour or under their own steam.
6 Hours in Zurich
On a six-hour visit to Zurich, families can experience fun and nature.
6 Hours in Zurich
Urban explorers can get to know the lively Zürich-West quarter in six hours.

Multifaceted Zurich

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