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Travelers usually depart from John F. Kennedy International, Newark Liberty International, LaGuardia, New York Stewart International Airport, or Newark Penn Station when they travel from New York to Zürich. Book your trip to arrive at Zürich Airport, Zürich Hauptbahnhof, or Zurich Bus Station. The distance between New York and Zürich is 6316 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Swiss International Air Lines, Lufthansa, British Airways, TAP Portugal, and Norse Atlantic Airways. New York and Zürich have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Zürich, consider visiting Black Forest, and Eiger, Switzerland.

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Swiss International Air LinesSWRLXYes0
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LufthansaDLHLHYes0
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British AirwaysBAWBAYes0
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TAP PortugalTAPTPYesOpens 36 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Norse Atlantic AirwaysNBTN0YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight

Switzerland COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Switzerland – 02/2023
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Most travelers from New York, JFK can enter Switzerland, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate is not required
  • Quarantine is not required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for United States
  • Health pass may be required for public activity
  • Mandatory travel attestation form

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Switzerland in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from New York to Zürich?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between New York and Zürich takes around 7.7 hours.
What is the flight distance between New York and Zürich?
The flight distance between New York and Zürich is 6316 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between New York and Zürich?
Several carriers operate flights between New York and Zürich. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Delta Air Lines, Swiss International Air Lines, United Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from New York?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New York and London, Paris, Barcelona, Miami, Mexico City, Orlando, Atlanta, Berlin, Athens, Rome, Tel Aviv, Istanbul, Las Vegas, Dublin, Amsterdam, Fort Lauderdale, Lisbon, Vienna, Prague, Madrid.
What are the most popular routes to and from Zürich?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Zürich and Los Angeles, San Francisco, Boston, London, Chicago, Paris, Miami, Tel Aviv, Oakland, Orlando, Amsterdam, Denver, Berlin, Malta, Washington, D.C., Rome, Madrid, Prague, Larnaca, Barcelona.
Which airports are there in New York?
New York is mainly served by John F. Kennedy International. But there are other airports nearby, including Newark Liberty International, LaGuardia, New York Stewart International Airport.
What airports are near New York?
The main airport in New York is John F. Kennedy International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Bradley International, Rhode Island T. F. Green Int'l Airport, Trenton–Mercer, Long Island MacArthur, Harrisburg International, Albany International, Westchester County, Lehigh Valley International, Atlantic City International.
What airports are near Zürich?
The main airport in Zürich is Zürich Airport. It is also served by Milan–Malpensa, Milan Bergamo International Airport, Zürich Airport, Geneva, EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg, Linate, Stuttgart, Memmingen, Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden, Innsbruck.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between New York and Zürich?
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