Zurich airport is served by many airlines from Europe and overseas. The airport is some 15 km from the city center, and is most conveniently reached by train (a 15 minute journey to Zürich main station with departures approximately every ten minutes, price 5.40 Swiss Franks). Taxi fares are about 50-60 Swiss Franks or 35-40 Euro.
Zürich is also easily accessible by train from within Europe. Swiss Federal Railways, timetable
Local public tranportation within Zurich
Zurich has an excellent public transport system with attractive fares: A 24 hour pass allowing unlimited use of all trams, buses, trains, boats and cable cars within the city limits is available for CHF 7.20.
From the Main Station: Trams 6 and 10 to ETH Zentrum / Universitätsspital
From "Central": Polybahn (Cablecar)
From "Bellevue": Tram 9 to ETH Zentrum / Universitätsspital
Please arrange with your hotel
Last update: 18.12.2004, B. Luethi