Cheap flights from Sydney to Zurich

The best prices from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Zurich are usually found in March or May, booked 26 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Sydney to Zurich

All the information you need to plan the best SYD to ZRH flight in 2022: compare Sydney to Zurich flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Zurich.

SYD - ZRH

Price

$841 - $1,207

ZRH

Temperature

0 - 19 °C

ZRH

Precipitation

63 - 128 mm

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$1,162

From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Zurich

One-way from

$836

One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Zurich

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

Leaving on a Monday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 12% on the overall cost on flights from Sydney to Zurich.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Sydney to Zurich?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 27 days in advance, which can save you up to 19% on flights from Sydney to Zurich compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 27 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $1,569. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,703.

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

March is one of the best times of the year to fly to Zurich from Sydney. Prices for March average $1,360 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $1,037. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of January. Opting for a March flight can save you 22% on your journey compared to booking in March

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Zurich (SYD - ZRH)?

When flying from Sydney to Zurich, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at midday, which can drop the price by up to 15% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Sydney to Zurich in January, February 2022

The best prices found for SYD to ZRH flights in January, February
9 Feb. - 9 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZRH

Zurich

1 stop

24h 40m
ZRH

Zurich

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

22h 25m
$1,066

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 20/1/22

9 Feb. - 9 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZRH

Zurich

1 stop

24h 40m
ZRH

Zurich

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

22h 25m
$1,069

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 20/1/22

9 Feb. - 9 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZRH

Zurich

1 stop

24h 40m
ZRH

Zurich

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

22h 25m
$1,090

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 18/1/22

Sydney to Zurich 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Zurich from Sydney found for this year
9 Feb. - 9 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZRH

Zurich

1 stop

24h 40m
ZRH

Zurich

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

22h 25m
$1,066

Etihad Airways

View Deal

Deal found 20/1/22

9 Feb. - 9 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZRH

Zurich

1 stop

24h 40m
ZRH

Zurich

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

22h 25m
$1,069

Etihad Airways

View Deal

Deal found 20/1/22

12 Mar. - 24 Mar.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZRH

Zurich

1 stop

24h 40m
ZRH

Zurich

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

22h 05m
$1,073

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 20/1/22

One-way flights to Zurich from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Zurich
28 Apr.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZRH

Zurich

3 stops

40h 45m
$504

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 19/1/22

3 Mar.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZRH

Zurich

2 stops

47h 05m
$521

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 19/1/22

3 Mar.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ZRH

Zurich

3 stops

39h 05m
$530

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 19/1/22

Related info for your journey

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

Which airlines flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Zurich have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Zurich have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Singapore Airlines, Etihad Airways, and Emirates 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.

Can I find flights from Sydney to Zurich for under $1,100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Zurich for under $1,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Etihad Airways for just $1,066, but on average you can expect to pay $1,182.

How popular is this Sydney to Zurich flight route?

Flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Zurich have been viewed 2,440 times in the past calendar month.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Sydney to Zurich round-trip?

Etihad Airways, at $1,066, was found to be the cheapest airline from Sydney to Zurich.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Thai Airways and Qatar Airways. Users have found that Etihad Airways is 21% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Sydney to Zurich one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Japan Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $836. However, be on the lookout for offers from Thai Airways and Etihad Airways, as they are both options that can get you from Sydney to Zurich for a low price.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Sydney to Zurich?

Consider American Airlines, Air France or Finnair when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Sydney to Zurich.

What are the cheapest flights from Sydney to Zurich?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Sydney to Zurich? While on average our users pay $2,365, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $694. The most popular route (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Zurich), is priced around $1,069.

Can I fly to Zurich from Sydney Kingsford Smith right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Zurich

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 24 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Zurich.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith are not required to quarantine after entering Zurich.

Documents
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.

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. Your personal details on the COVID certificate should correspond with those in your passport or on your ID card.

Only travelers with a valid vaccination and recovery certificate are able to go inside restaurants, cultural, sporting, and leisure venues and attend indoor events (2G). To provide additional protection, masks must also be worn in these settings, and food and drink may only be consumed while seated.

In settings where masks cannot be worn, such as brass band practice, or where it is not possible to eat or drink while seated, such as at bars and discos, admission will be limited to vaccinated or recovered persons who also present a negative COVID-19 test result (2G+). People who within the last 4 months have been fully vaccinated received a booster, or recovered from COVID-19 do not have to take a further test.

Visitor Visa - To visit Switzerland for Business or Tourism, you require a visa.

A paper or embassy visa is the only type of visa available for visitors. Typically the visa is a stamp or sticker added to your passport. You must submit your application through the consulate or local visa center.




Can I fly back to Sydney Kingsford Smith from Zurich?

Returning to Sydney Kingsford Smith from Zurich

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Zurich are not required to quarantine after entering Sydney Kingsford Smith.

Alternative routes for Sydney to Zurich

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Sydney to Genevafrom $974 pp

Top 10 airlines flying from Sydney to Zurich

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sydney to Zurich choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Air China
Cheapest$758
Average$1,099
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
Thai Airways
Cheapest$912
Average$1,299
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety
China Southern
Cheapest$973
Average$1,393
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
KLM
Cheapest$1,049
Average$1,460
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
Cheapest$1,069
Average$1,442
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
British Airways
Cheapest$1,086
Average$1,339
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
Cheapest$1,095
Average$1,607
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
Cathay Pacific
Cheapest$1,108
Average$1,485
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
Qatar Airways
Cheapest$1,113
Average$1,538
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
Air France
Cheapest$1,115
Average$1,601
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety