Zurich Airport Guide (ZRH)
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Zurich Airport (ZRH) is located 8 miles north of Zurich, Switzerland. The airport first opened in 1921 and have over 24 million passengers travel through in 2012.
Transfer between Terminals
The airport has three piers which are known as Docks A, B, and E. Dock E is connected to the central terminal via an automated train called Skymetro.
Nearby Airport Hotels
Radisson Blue Hotel Zurich Airport, PO Box 295, Zurich Airport, Opfikon 8058, Switzerland, TEL: 011 41 44 800 40 40, The Radisson has direct access to the airport and offers its guests on-site dining, and free wireless internet. Moevenpick Hotel Zurich Airport, Walter Mittelholzerstrasse 8, Zurich, Glattbrugg 8152, Switzerland, This hotel features a free airport shuttle service and on-site dining.
Transport into Town
Rail: Zurich Airport railway station is located under the airport and is serviced Zürich S-Bahn, InterRegio, InterCity, and Eurocity trains. More than ten trains per hour travel from the airport into Zürich Hauptbahnhof. Bus: Regional buses stop in front of the terminal. Light Rail: The Stadtbahn Glattal, a light rail system, stops at the airport. Zürich tram routes 10 and 12 service the airport. Taxi: Taxis are available in front of Arrivals 1 and 2, and cost approximately 70 CHF to travel from the airport to downtown Zurich.
Flughafen Zurich Lounge is located in Transfer area D and is open 24 hours. Dnata Skyview Lounge is located in Airside Center and is open from 6:00 to 22:00. Emirates Lounge is located near Gates E and has varying hours depending on the seasons. OneWorld Lounge is located in Airside Center and is open from 5:30 until 22:30. Panorama Lounge is located in Gates E and is open from 6:00 until 22:30. SKYTEAM Lounge is located in Airside Center and is open from 5:30-21:00 Monday-Sunday and 5:30-19:00 on Saturday. SWISS Arrival Lounge is located in Terminal 2 and is open from 6:00-13:00. SWISS Business Lounge is located in Airside Center and is open from 6:00-22:30. There is are three SWISS Lounges in Airside Center, and a SWISS Lounge D Senator and Business Lounge in Non-Schengen Service Zone.
Zurich Airport is the principal hub of Swiss International Air Lines. Edelweiss Air and Helvetic Airways have their main office at BRU.
Zurich Airport offers travelers 60 minutes of free wireless internet. Airport tours are available, as well as bicycle rentals for active travelers.
P1, P2, and P3 all offer multi-level parking garages directly linked to the main airport building. Parking P1-P3 ranges from 2 CHF for 15 minutes to 48 CHF for one day. P6 is 5 minutes away from the airport via a covered walkway. Parking in P6 ranges from 2 CHF for 15 minutes to 48 CHF for one day. Parking deck P40 is just a 5 minute-walk from the main airport. Parking in P40 ranges from 2 CHF for 15 minutes to 37 CHF for one day. Open-air car park P60 is approximately ten minutes away from the airport on foot. The "Werft" bus stop is 100 meters from P60. Parking in P60 ranges from 2 CHF for 15 minutes to 31 CHF for one day.
Cheap Flights to Zurich
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