Cheap flights from New York (NYC) to Zurich (ZRH)

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The best prices from New York to Zurich are usually found in November or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Friday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
New York (NYC) to Zurich (ZRH)

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to ZRH flight in 2022: compare New York to Zurich flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Zurich.
NYC - ZRH
Price
$589 - $1,071
ZRH
Temperature
32 - 66.2 °F
ZRH
Rainfall
2.5 - 5 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise

Cheapest in

November

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$589

From New York (NYC) to Zurich

One-way from

$182

One-way flight from New York (NYC) to Zurich

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from New York to Zurich?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Tuesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Zurich (NYC - ZRH)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from New York to Zurich is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 36% on airfare.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 50% by booking at least 61 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from New York to Zurich within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $881.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to Zurich?

November is one of the best times of the year to fly to Zurich from New York. Prices for November average $729 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $434. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a November flight can save you 46% on your journey compared to booking in June

Cheap flights from New York to Zurich in August, September 2022

The best prices found for NYC to ZRH flights for August, September
12 Sep - 7 Oct
$469pp
EWR
Newark
Scandinavian Airlines
 
1 STOP
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Scandinavian Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
12 Sep - 20 Sep
$473pp
EWR
Newark
Scandinavian Airlines
 
1 STOP
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Scandinavian Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
13 Sep - 20 Sep
$477pp
EWR
Newark
Scandinavian Airlines
 
1 STOP
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Scandinavian Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

New York to Zurich 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Zurich from New York found for this year
11 Oct - 16 Oct
$437pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
12 Oct - 24 Oct
$442pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
20 Oct - 11 Nov
$444pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Vueling
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Cheap Air Canada flights from New York to Zurich

9 Nov - 23 Nov
$567pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
25 Oct - 3 Nov
$603pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
18 Jan - 26 Jan
$604pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia

Air Canada is one of the most popular airlines used for those traveling from New York to Zurich. Flights on this route from Air Canada typically cost $993.71 RT, a price that is 57% cheaper than the average New York to Zurich flight. The cheapest flight found was $543 RT. The most popular departure airport in New York when flying to Zurich is New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting Zurich is Zurich Airport. When flying from New York to Zurich, Air Canada flights are 10% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Scandinavian Airlines flights from New York to Zurich

6 Oct - 21 Oct
$464pp
EWR
Newark
Scandinavian Airlines
 
1 STOP
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Scandinavian Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
1 Oct - 6 Oct
$468pp
EWR
Newark
Scandinavian Airlines
 
1 STOP
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Scandinavian Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
12 Sep - 7 Oct
$469pp
EWR
Newark
Scandinavian Airlines
 
1 STOP
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Scandinavian Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

If you’re traveling from New York to Zurich, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is Scandinavian Airlines. Flights from Scandinavian Airlines traveling this route typically cost $859.36 RT. This price is typically 54% more expensive than other airlines that offer New York to Zurich flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $439. When traveling from New York to Zurich on Scandinavian Airlines, the most popular airport to depart from is New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Zurich Airport. When flying from New York to Zurich, Scandinavian Airlines flights are 8% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to Zurich from New York

Save time with New York to Zurich direct flight deals
9 Nov - 23 Nov
$569pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
SWISS
Non-Stop
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
SWISS
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
10 Jan - 18 Jan
$602pp
EWR
Newark
SWISS
Non-Stop
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
SWISS
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
31 Oct - 9 Nov
$603pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

Last minute flights from New York to Zurich

Late deals on round-trip flights to Zurich from New York, departing today and this week
21 Aug - 26 Aug
$711pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Aer Lingus
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
19 Aug - 26 Aug
$753pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Aer Lingus
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
18 Aug - 26 Aug
$767pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Aer Lingus
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way flights to Zurich from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Zurich
7:30 pm - 10:25 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
32h 55m
JFK - ZRH
Multiple Airlines
$182
Kiwi.com
2:00 pm - 4:55 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
20h 55m
JFK - ZRH
Multiple Airlines
$184
easyJet worldwide
2:00 pm - 4:55 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
20h 55m
JFK - ZRH
Multiple Airlines
$185
easyJet worldwide

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Flight FAQs

From New York to Zurich

What airport do you fly into for flights to Zurich from New York?

Located just 5.9 mi from the city center, Zurich is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Zurich from New York. Booking flights from New York to Zurich (ZRH) should be relatively easy as there are 10 daily inbound flights from New York from 22 different airlines.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from New York to Zurich that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are SWISS, Eurowings, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from New York to Zurich for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Zurich for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $429, but on average you can expect to pay $455.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to Zurich for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York to Zurich under $600. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to Zurich is less than $617.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Zurich for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Zurich within the next 7 days for less than $800.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from New York to Zurich round-trip?

Currently priced at $464, Scandinavian Airlines will fly you from New York to Zurich and back. In addition to Scandinavian Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. This flight start at 36% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the most reliable airlines from New York to Zurich?

Consider United Airlines (69%), Delta (56%) or SWISS (35%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from New York to Zurich.

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

When booking a flight from New York to Zurich, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Air France or Royal Air Maroc as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most popular routes from New York to Zurich?

Most travelers choose New York John F Kennedy Intl - Zurich, Newark - Zurich or New York LaGuardia - Zurich when deciding on the best route from New York to Zurich.

What are the cheapest flights from New York to Zurich?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $379. While the most popular route (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Zurich) can be booked for $437 on average our data indicates $2,300 when flying from New York to Zurich.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Zurich, Switzerland

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Zurich from New York?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New York to Zurich

Most visitors from New York can enter Zurich without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Zurich.

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

Do I need a test to fly back to New York from Zurich?

Returning to New York from Zurich

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Zurich are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering New York.

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

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Alternative routes for New York to Zurich

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 10 airlines flying from New York to Zurich

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York to Zurich choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Juneyao Airlines
$12 $21 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

British Airways
$275 $866 No cancel fee 70%
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
$340 $481 No cancel fee N/A
Eurowings
$378 $582 No cancel fee 87%
Icelandair
$398 $624 No cancel fee 76%
Air Europa
$418 $587 No cancel fee 83%
Turkish Airlines
$429 $597 No cancel fee 77%
SWISS
$439 $859 No cancel fee 79%
United Airlines
$441 $899 No cancel fee 69%
Lufthansa
$463 $973 No cancel fee 76%

Hourly flight availability from New York to Zurich

See what time of day planes typically take off from New York towards Zurich.
Evening 6 PM to midnight 53% of NYC to ZRH departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 46% of NYC to ZRH departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of NYC to ZRH departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 0% of NYC to ZRH departures
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6 AM
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Weekly flight availability
from New York to Zurich
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from New York to Zurich.
Sunday
10 daily flights
Monday
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Tuesday
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