From Zurich Airport to the City Center

Zurich Airport is just 10km (6 miles) from the city center, so it is quick and easy to get there after your plane has landed.

Zürich Card

The insider tip for a cheap airport transfer

The Zürich Card is the ideal companion during your stay in Zurich: already the trip from the airport to the city center is free of charge. With this city pass, you can travel for free on all types of local public transportation, enjoy free admission to countless museums and exhibitions, and receive a free culinary surprise in some restaurants.

Zürich Card App


Download the Zürich Card onto your smartphone via the Zurich City Guide app. This means that you always have your travel ticket, city map, and important information conveniently to hand.

Visitors Can Travel to the City Center With These Means of Transportation

All Roads Lead to Zurich

Transportation Type




Train or S-Bahn

10 – 15 minutes

With the  Zürich Card: free of charge

Single trip: CHF 6.80 (Children: CHF 3.40)
Day travel pass 24h: CHF 13.60 (Children: CHF 6.80)

Quick and efficient


Tram line 10

35 minutes

With the Zürich Card: free of charge

Single trip: CHF 6.80 (Children: CHF 3.40)
Day travel pass 24h: CHF 13.60 (Children: CHF 6.80)

Sightseeing tour immediately on arrival
Taxi 10 – 20 minutes CHF 45 – 70

Convenient and fast

Personal collection, fast and efficient