You can get to downtown Zurich quickly and comfortably by taxi. Depending on the traffic and your destination, the journey from the airport to the city center takes around 15 minutes.
The taxi ranks are located in front of Arrivals 1 and 2. You can also pre-book an airport taxi by telephone (0848 850 852).
Prices and Services
In most taxis, you pay a basic fare of CHF 6 and an additional CHF 3.80 for every kilometer driven. The taxi journey from the airport to the center of Zurich costs CHF 50–70. If you have many bags or bulky luggage, you may be required to pay a supplement.
Some taxi companies offer a fixed price, so that already before you get in the taxi you know how much you will have to pay. You can pre-book a fixed-price taxi ride with, for example, the taxi firm 7x7. Depending on availability, iTaxi also offers all-inclusive fares from the airport to Zurich and other destinations in the region.
You can find a list of taxi firms from Zurich and surrounding area here.