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Book flights to Zurich

Zurich, Switzerland's largest city, sits on the northwestern tip of Lake Zurich with the majestic Alps as a backdrop. It's a global hub for finance, home to impressive headquarters for banks and insurance companies. Beyond finance, Zurich offers a lively cultural scene with world-class museums like Kunsthaus Zurich showcasing modern and contemporary art. Explore the historic centre with its narrow streets and iconic landmarks like Grossmünster church with its stained glass windows. For a break, stroll along the scenic lakeside or hike up Uetliberg mountain for panoramic city views.

Booking flights to Zurich couldn't be easier with Alternative Airlines. Our quick and easy booking process lets you search for flights to Zurich with over 600 airlines - the best part is you can secure these flights using one of the 40+ payment methods that we offer at checkout. Why not book your flights to Zurich today and enjoy hassle-free travel with Alternative Airlines?

Airports near Zurich

There are a variety of airports to choose from when visiting Zurich. Here's 4 airports that serve Zurich.

Zurich Airport

This is the main international airport serving Zurich and is located approximately 13 kilometres (8 miles) north of the city centre. It is well-connected to various destinations worldwide and offers a wide range of domestic and international flights.

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EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg

Although not directly in Zurich, this airport is located about 85 kilometres (53 miles) northwest of Zurich and serves as a regional airport for the area. It is situated on the borders of France, Switzerland, and Germany, and offers a convenient option for Travellers looking to reach Zurich.

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Geneva Airport

Situated around 280 kilometres (174 miles) southwest of Zurich, Geneva Airport is another major international airport in Switzerland. While it is not as close as the other options, it offers a wide range of flights and can be reached by a connecting flight or a scenic train journey to Zurich.

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Milan Malpensa Airport

Located in Italy, approximately 280 kilometres (174 miles) south of Zurich, Milan Malpensa Airport is another option for Travellers. It is well-connected to various international destinations and can be reached by a connecting flight or a train journey to Zurich.

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Buy your flights to Zurich and pay later

Did you know that you can buy your flights to Zurich now and pay later at Alternative Airlines?

With Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL), you have the freedom to spread the cost of your flights to Zurich over time, usually on a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly period! There are interest-free options available, however, you'll need to check this beforehand with the lending provider.

Using BNPL for your flights to Zurich gives you greater flexibility when managing the budget for your flights, ensuring a stress-free trip!

Things to do in Zurich

Discovering the many attractions of Zurich can be quite a task, so we've narrowed down our top 3:

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Altstadt (Old Town)

A trip to Zurich wouldn't be complete without wandering through the enchanting Altstadt (Old Town). Stroll along the cobblestone streets lined with colourful buildings, many housing cafes, restaurants and shops. Be sure to see the Rathaus (Town Hall) with its ornate clock tower, and the Grossmünster and Fraumünster churches, famous for their stained glass windows.

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Fraumünster Church

This church is a must-see for art lovers. The highlight is the five beautiful stained glass windows designed by Marc Chagall. The windows bathe the church's interior in a kaleidoscope of colours and depict scenes from the Old Testament.

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Uetliberg Mountain

For outstanding panoramic views of the city, Lake Zurich, and the Alps, take a trip up Uetliberg Mountain. The mountain is easily accessible by train, and there are hiking trails and a restaurant at the summit. On a clear day, you can even see Germany!