Cheap flights from Cairns to Zurich

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What is the cheapest day to fly return from Cairns to Zurich?

Users have found that flying from Cairns to Zurich on a Saturday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Cairns to Zurich?

Our data shows that November tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Zurich from Cairns. Users have commonly found prices around $1,317 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $1,095. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cairns to Zurich (CNS - ZRH)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Cairns to Zurich at midday. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 10% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Cairns to Zurich flights.

Which airlines flying from Cairns to Zurich have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Cairns to Zurich have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Singapore Airlines and Etihad Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Singapore Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

How popular is this Cairns to Zurich flight route?

Within the past month, 98 users have taken a look at flights from Cairns to Zurich.

What are the cheapest flights from Cairns to Zurich?

While on average a flight from Cairns to Zurich is generally $1,210, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $924. When looking at the most popular route, (Cairns - Zurich), you can expect to pay $1,490 for that flight.

Can I fly to Zurich from Cairns right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Cairns to Zurich

Most visitors from Cairns need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Zurich.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cairns must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 48 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Zurich.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cairns are not required to quarantine after entering Zurich.

Entry Form - Travelers, including those in transit, must fill up an entry form before entering Switzerland. The form can be completed 48 hours before entry at the earliest. Children can be included in the form of an adult traveling with them.

Health Pass For Public Activity - Travelers aged 16 years and older must have proof of vaccination, recovery, or a negative test for COVID-19 in order to enter events, festivals, bars, restaurants, museums, and other venues and activities in Switzerland.

If you have been vaccinated, you can either show a Swiss COVID Certificate, EU Digital COVID Certificate, or a certificate that is compatible with the EU Digital Covid Certificate.

Travelers who have been vaccinated abroad with a vaccine approved by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and who are resident in or traveling to Switzerland are able to obtain a Swiss COVID certificate. This means that travelers who have been vaccinated abroad or have recovered abroad, such as tourists, can also participate in social activities in Switzerland. The documents can be submitted electronically. Currently, only the certificates of countries using the EU Digital COVID Certificate are compatible with the Swiss system.

You will be issued with the COVID certificate on the application on paper or as a PDF document with a QR code. With the COVID Certificate app, you can host your COVID certificate on your mobile device.

If you are unvaccinated, you must have a test, and if the result is negative you can then be issued with a COVID certificate.

Can I fly back to Cairns from Zurich?

Returning to Cairns from Zurich

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Zurich must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Cairns.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Zurich are not required to quarantine after entering Cairns.

Alternative routes for Cairns to Zurich

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Brisbane to Zurichfrom $1,237 pp
Brisbane to Genevafrom $1,258 pp
Cairns to Genevafrom $1,285 pp
Townsville to Zurichfrom $1,414 pp

Top airline flying from Cairns to Zurich

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cairns to Zurich choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
COVID-19 safety