Cheap flights from Washington, D.C. (WAS) to Zurich (ZRH)

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The best prices from Washington, D.C. to Zurich are usually found in January or March, booked 52 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Washington, D.C. (WAS) to Zurich (ZRH)

All the information you need to plan the best WAS to ZRH flight in 2022: compare Washington, D.C. to Zurich flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Zurich.
WAS - ZRH
Price
$623 - $927
ZRH
Temperature
32 - 66.2 °F
ZRH
Rainfall
2.5 - 5 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$623

From Washington, D.C. (WAS) to Zurich

One-way from

$313

One-way flight from Washington, D.C. (WAS) 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 Washington, D.C. to Zurich?

Flights from Washington, D.C. to Zurich are found to be more expensive on Friday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Zurich.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Washington, D.C. to Zurich?

Find a great deal and save up to 81% by booking at least 52 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 Washington, D.C. to Zurich within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $934.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Washington, D.C. to Zurich (WAS - ZRH)?

When flying from Washington, D.C. to Zurich, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 40% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Washington, D.C. to Zurich in May, June 2022

The best prices found for WAS to ZRH flights for May, June
20 May - 27 May
$496pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
8 Jun - 18 Jun
$588pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
26 May - 30 May
$589pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Washington, D.C. to Zurich 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Zurich from Washington, D.C. found for this year
2 Nov - 12 Nov
$395pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
22 Aug - 21 Sep
$431pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Scandinavian Airlines
 
1 STOP
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Scandinavian Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
12 Sep - 21 Sep
$432pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Scandinavian Airlines
 
1 STOP
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Scandinavian Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Non-stop flights to Zurich from Washington, D.C.

Save time with Washington, D.C. to Zurich direct flight deals
1 Nov - 8 Nov
$694pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
SWISS
Non-Stop
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
SWISS
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
7 Nov - 17 Nov
$712pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
SWISS
Non-Stop
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
SWISS
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
8 Nov - 21 Nov
$720pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
SWISS
Non-Stop
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
SWISS
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Last minute flights from Washington, D.C. to Zurich

Late deals on round-trip flights to Zurich from Washington, D.C., departing today and this week
26 May - 30 May
$589pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
26 May - 30 May
$599pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
24 May - 31 May
$606pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

One-way flights to Zurich from Washington, D.C.

The cheapest one-way flights from Washington, D.C. to Zurich
1:15 pm - 6:00 am
Turkish Airlines
1 Stop
34h 45m
IAD - ZRH
Turkish Airlines
$313
ScholarTrip
6:00 pm - 1:15 pm
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
1 Stop
13h 15m
IAD - ZRH
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
$380
Travel2Be
3:00 am - 9:25 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
24h 25m
DCA - ZRH
Multiple Airlines
$455
Destinia

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Washington, D.C.</span> to <span class="emphasized">Zurich</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Washington, D.C. to Zurich

What airport do you fly into for flights to Zurich from Washington, D.C.?

Most people fly into Zurich (ZRH) if they book a flight to Zurich from Washington, D.C.. On average, Zurich has 5 inbound flights from Washington, D.C. per day from 15 airlines. Zurich is conveniently located just 5.9 mi from Zurich’s city center.

Which airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to Zurich have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from Washington, D.C. to Zurich for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington, D.C. to Zurich for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on TAP AIR PORTUGAL for just $395, but on average you can expect to pay $449.

Are there nonstop flights from Washington, D.C. to Zurich for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Washington, D.C. to Zurich under $700. A good price for a nonstop flight from Washington, D.C. to Zurich is less than $851.

Are there last-minute flights available from Washington, D.C. to Zurich for under $600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Washington, D.C. to Zurich within the next 7 days for less than $600.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to Zurich round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Washington, D.C. to Zurich round-trip from $395. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Scandinavian Airlines, from $431, and Icelandair, from $452. TAP AIR PORTUGAL is priced at 47% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Washington, D.C. to Zurich one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $313 on Turkish Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Scandinavian Airlines from $325 and TAP AIR PORTUGAL from $343 one-way.

What are the most reliable airlines from Washington, D.C. to Zurich?

Before booking your flight to Zurich from Washington, D.C., check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Air Canada (85%), Austrian Airlines (85%), United Airlines( 85%).

What are the cheapest flights from Washington, D.C. to Zurich?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $325. While the most popular route (Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl - Zurich) can be booked for $395 on average our data indicates $1,873 when flying from Washington, D.C. to Zurich.

What are the most popular routes from Washington, D.C. to Zurich?

The most popular flight routes from Washington, D.C. to Zurich are Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl - Zurich, Washington, D.C. Reagan-National - Zurich and Baltimore/Washington - Zurich.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Washington, D.C. to Zurich?

Consider Air France, British Airways or Delta when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Washington, D.C. to Zurich.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Zurich, Switzerland

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Zurich from Washington, D.C.?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Washington, D.C. to Zurich

Most visitors from Washington, D.C. can enter Zurich without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Washington, D.C. are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Zurich.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Washington, D.C. are not required to quarantine after entering Zurich.

Do I need a test to fly back to Washington, D.C. from Zurich?

Returning to Washington, D.C. from Zurich

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Zurich must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Washington, D.C..

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Zurich are not required to quarantine after entering Washington, D.C..

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Destination information for Zurich

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Washington, D.C. to Zurich.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = CHF 1.00
Average temperature for May in Zurich
66.2 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Zurich
4.8 ″

Airports servicing Washington, D.C.

Reagan-National (DCA)

Airports servicing Zurich

Top 10 airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to Zurich

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Washington, D.C. 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
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
$298 $490 No cancel fee N/A
Lufthansa
$354 $577 No cancel fee 76%
British Airways
$386 $554 No cancel fee 70%
SWISS
$409 $1,078 No cancel fee 79%
Scandinavian Airlines
$424 $539 No cancel fee 77%
United Airlines
$443 $933 No cancel fee 69%
Icelandair
$493 $793 No cancel fee 76%
Austrian Airlines
$505 $515 No cancel fee 78%
American Airlines
$578 $644 No cancel fee 71%
Qatar Airways
$881 $894 No cancel fee 68%

Hourly flight availability from Washington, D.C. to Zurich

See what time of day planes typically take off from Washington, D.C. towards Zurich.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 100% of WAS to ZRH departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of WAS to ZRH departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 0% of WAS to ZRH departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of WAS to ZRH departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Washington, D.C. to Zurich
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Washington, D.C. to Zurich.
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
5 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
5 daily flights
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