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from Zurich to London

You can get from Zurich to London by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Zurich to London on Sep 24 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:30PMZurich Airport1h40 10:10PMLondon Gatwick Airport
0 changes
$1991One-way
Cheapest
08:50AMZurich Airport8h35 04:25PMLondon Heathrow Airport
1 changes
$1861One-way
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08:55PMZurich Airport1h45 09:40PMLondon Heathrow Airport
0 changes
$3251One-way
05:10PMZurich Airport1h45 05:55PMLondon Heathrow Airport
0 changes
$3251One-way
07:05AMZurich Airport1h50 07:55AMLondon Heathrow Airport
0 changes
$3251One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Fri
Sep 24
$168Eurowings
Sat
Sep 25
$245Swiss
Sun
Sep 26
$194Swiss
Mon
Sep 27
$168Eurowings
Tue
Sep 28
$245Swiss
Wed
Sep 29
$168Eurowings
Thu
Sep 30
$132easyJet
Fri
Oct 1
$138tab
Sat
Oct 2
$162Swiss
Sun
Oct 3
$159easyJet
Mon
Oct 4
$100easyJet
Tue
Oct 5
$163tab
Wed
Oct 6
$163tab
Thu
Oct 7
$125easyJet
Fri
Oct 8
$115easyJet
Sat
Oct 9
$163Swiss
Sun
Oct 10
$163Swiss
Mon
Oct 11
$107easyJet
Tue
Oct 12
$138Swiss
Wed
Oct 13
$138tab

Travel Information from Zurich to London

distanceDistance482 miles (777 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $83 (€67) • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBritish Airways

Take a flight to travel 482 miles (777 km) to London from Zurich. British Airways is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct from Zurich to London.

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How to travel to Zurich from London?

The best way to travel to Zurich from London is by flying, and several airlines offer flights from a variety of the main London airports. Zurich is a popular destination from London, and there are nearly 50 flights on every day of the week. Journey times do vary, as not all flights are direct. The quickest flights take about 90 minutes.  

What is the cheapest way to get from London to Zurich?

The cheapest way to travel to Zurich from London is by booking flights in advance. The Omio website is the perfect online platform for comparing prices for all flights to Zurich, enabling all users to benefit from cheap, direct journeys, at times that are convenient for them. Swiss and easyJet are two of the cheapest operators, and both airlines provide direct flights to Zurich departing from a variety of local airports, including London Luton, London Heathrow, and London City. 

What is the fastest way to travel to Zurich from London?

The fastest way to travel to Zurich from London is by flying. Most of the London airports have flights to Zurich, although they are not all direct. Direct flights take from 90 minutes, up to 115 minutes, and indirect flights will be far longer due to time spent waiting to switch planes. Of course, it's also important to factor in the time needed to travel to the airport and to check-in, before working out exactly how long the flight from London to Zurich actually takes. Most airlines stipulate the amount of time passengers need to allow for check-in and border control, but a rule of thumb would be to arrive at the airport at least two hours before the scheduled flight departure. But remember, always check with your airline before planning your trip to the airport. 

Find and book with Omio the best tickets to Zurich from London

It's easy to compare all the different ways to travel to Zurich from London using the Omio platform. Booking in advance is one of the best ways to find the cheapest flights, particularly for passengers prepared to be more flexible about departure times as evening or early morning flights are often more affordable. Omio checks through all relevant airlines to find the best deal for you.

 Travel to Zurich from London by plane

A number of popular airlines provide flights from London to Zurich, including easyJet, Swiss, British Airways, and Sun Air of Scandinavia. EuroWings and Air France offer indirect flights, requiring at least one change. There are 178 flights from London to Zurich each week, and five operators provide direct services. Direct flights are available from four of the popular London airports. It's almost 500 miles from London to Zurich, and all flights arrive at Zurich Airport Terminal 2. The airport is just over 7 miles from the city center, and the quickest way to get into Zurich is by train from Zurich Airport Railway Station. Trains from the airport to Zurich take just 15 minutes, and other public transport options include bus or tram from stops located outside the front of Zurich Airport. There is also a taxi rank just outside the airport terminal. The four departure airports for travel from Zurich to London are London City, Luton, Heathrow, and Gatwick. Flights from Luton and Gatwick are provided by easyJet, while BA and Swiss operate from Heathrow and London City. All London airports are easy to reach from the center of London, and from regional destinations. The Heathrow Express train whisks passengers from Paddington Station direct to the airport terminals in 15 minutes, while DLR trains ensure journeys from central London to London City Airport only take about 22 minutes. Speedy trains from central London to Luton Airport can take 24 minutes, but a shuttle bus to the airport adds 10 more minutes to trip times. Trains to Gatwick Airport take about 30 minutes and operate every 15 minutes.  All trains from Victoria to Gatwick Airport are non-stop.  It's worth booking your ticket in advance. Often, with UK rail operators, if you book a seat at a specific time you can grab a ticket for a greatly reduced price. 

How to get from Zürich to London

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from Zürich to London, 100,00% of our customers do not hesitate to choose the flight as their preferred way to travel. Nowadays, passengers who want to fly around Europe have more options than ever before. With dozens of budget airlines covering several routes which connect to virtually all European countries, taking a flight to reach your desired destination is easy and inexpensive. The low fares and the short flight time are, among others, some of the reasons why our users choose the airplane as the best way to get from Zürich to London, even if they have to face baggage limitations and long lines at check-in and security control. You can book your flights with Omio to make sure you are always taking the fastest route or getting the best deal. You can also add extra luggage and book securely with several methods of payment such as Apple Pay, PayPal and more.

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zurich
London
Zürich HB
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