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Cheapest flights to Zurich

Cheapest flights to Zurich in the next 3 months

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Flights from Cape Town to Zurich

Flights from Cape Town to Zurich will transport you to a world of historical beauty within approximately 14 hours. Flights take off from Cape Town International Airport (CPT) and land at Zürich Airport (ZRH). Popular airlines flying from Cape Town to Zürich include Lufthansa, KLM, Swiss International Air Lines and Emirates. There are no direct flights available from Cape Town to Zürich, but connecting flights with one stop-over will take you to your destination.

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Things to know before you travel to Zurich

General information

Essential details you need to know before your trip.

Country Switzerland
Currency Swiss Franc (CHF)
Exchange rate 1 ZAR = 0.07 CHF
Language Swiss German
Hub airport Zürich Airport (ZRH)
Time difference There is no time difference between Cape Town and Zurich
Travel adaptor Type J

Travel documents

South Africans need a valid passport and Schengen visa to fly from Cape Town to Zürich.

Airport information

Zürich Airport is a 15-minute drive from the historical centre of town.

Main attractions

Popular attractions in Zürich include Lake Zürich, Altstad and Uetliberg Mountain.

Cost of living in Zurich

Compare the costs of everyday items in Cape Town and Zurich

Average meal

Inexpensive restaurant

Cape Town R 90
Zurich R 345

Local beer

0,5L Draught

Cape Town R 22
Zurich R 97

Pack of cigarettes


Cape Town R 38
Zurich R 110

Taxi 1km

Normal Tariff

Cape Town R 10
Zurich R 50



Cape Town R 19
Zurich R 68
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