Melbourne to Zurich Flights – Australia’s Garden City to the Little Big City
Zurich is a vibrant city located in north-central Switzerland, at Lake Zurich’s
northwestern tip. It is also known as the ‘Little Big City’ because of its
relatively small population and its reputation for being Switzerland’s richest and
largest metropolis. Explore Zurich on foot to view the snowcapped Alps Mountains,
the winding, hilly cobblestone streets, Swiss National Museum, Kunsthaus Gallery,
Zurich Opera House, Prime Tower, Lindenhof Square, Üetliberg, and much more! Also a
paradise for shoppers, the city boasts of some amazing shopping centers such as
Bahnhofstrasse Avenue, Niederdorf area in Zurich’s old town, and the underground
ShopVille-Zurich that has more than 200 shops and restaurants. Before flying to
Zurich, you can explore Melbourne’s top tourist attractions namely Yarra Valley,
Federation Square, National Gallery of Victoria, Great Ocean Road, Melbourne Zoo,
In recent history, Lake Zurich is said to have frozen completely twice – in 1929 and
during the winter season of 1962 to 1963. The Swiss held several winter fairs on the
ice during these times!
How to reach Zurich from Melbourne
(Kloten Airport) is the main international airport serving Zurich and the largest in
Switzerland. Fly from Melbourne to Zurich via major international airlines such as
British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Lufthansa, Emirates, Qantas Airways, Malaysia Airlines, Etihad
Airways, Thai Airways, etc. They ply several connecting international flights
between the two cities.
Best time to travel to Zurich
Fly to Zurich in summer during the months of June through August, when the
temperature hovers around 21°C, making it perfect for city exploration. Indulge in
sailing and swimming at Lake Zurich and enjoy cycling or strolling around it. You
will have a fantastic time celebrating various events and festivals like Zurich
Pride, Zurich Openair, Niederdorf Old Town Festival, Theaterspektatel (a theater
spectacle), etc. Benefit from the low accommodation rates from March to May and
September to October, and enjoy the ZuriCarneval, Mobile Motion Film Festival,
Zurich Film Festival, Zurich Marathon, etc. For skiers and adventure seekers, the
winter season from December to February is best.
Thai Airways provides a wonderful flying experience with top-
notch in-flight facilities offered by its Royal First Class, Royal Silk Class, and
Economy Class. On your flight enjoy amazing entertainment options, award-winning
travel magazines, authentic Thai and international cuisine, and brilliant Wi-Fi
connection with Thai Sky Connect. You get a choice of juice or champagne before
takeoff, a variety of food and beverages to choose from, an appetizer before your
meal, food prepared from fresh Thai produce, special meals based on dietary
preferences, and also an option to pre-order your meals when flying from selected
• Which airlines offer cheap air
tickets from Melbourne?
The airlines that offer cheap air tickets from Melbourne to Zurich are Air China and
• What is the time taken to reach Zurich from Melbourne?
The average time taken to reach Zurich from Melbourne is 22 hours and 25
• What are the major layover airports for connecting flights from
Melbourne to Zurich?
For connecting flights from Melbourne to Zurich, the major layover airports are in
Singapore and Abu Dhabi.
• When is the first flight from Melbourne to Zurich?
The first flight from Melbourne to Zurich leaves at 12:05 AM.
• When is the last flight from Melbourne to Zurich?
The last flight from Melbourne to Zurich is at 11:40 PM.
• What are the airport codes for Melbourne and Zurich?
The airport codes for Melbourne Airport (Tullamarine Airport) and Zurich Airport
(Kloten Airport) are MEL and ZRH, respectively.
• What is the time difference between Melbourne and Zurich?
Melbourne is 10 hours ahead of Zurich.
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