Cheap flights from Auckland to Zurich

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The best prices from Auckland Intl to Zurich are usually found in March or April, booked 31 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Auckland to Zurich

All the information you need to plan the best AKL to ZRH flight in 2022: compare Auckland to Zurich flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Zurich.



$921 - $1,287



0 - 19 °C



63 - 128 mm

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High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

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From Auckland Intl to Zurich

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Auckland to Zurich?

Flights from Auckland to Zurich are generally found to be more expensive on Tuesday. 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 Auckland to Zurich?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 32 days in advance, which can save you up to 22% on flights from Auckland to Zurich compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 32 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $1,871. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $2,021.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Auckland to Zurich?

March is one of the best times of the year to fly to Zurich from Auckland. Prices for March average $1,628 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $1,287. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a March flight can save you 20% on your journey compared to booking in March

When is the cheapest time to fly from Auckland to Zurich (AKL - ZRH)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Auckland to Zurich in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 18% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Auckland to Zurich flights.

How popular is this Auckland to Zurich flight route?

The Auckland Intl to Zurich flight path was viewed by 1,253 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Before booking your flight from Auckland to Zurich, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Air China, Cathay Pacific or China Southern.

Can I fly to Zurich from Auckland Intl right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Auckland Intl to Zurich

Most visitors from Auckland Intl need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Zurich.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Auckland Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 24 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Zurich.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Auckland Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Zurich.

Entry Form - Travelers, including those in transit, must fill up an entry form before entering Switzerland. The form can be completed 48 hours before entry at the earliest. Children can be included in the form of an adult traveling with them.

Health Pass For Public Activity - Travelers aged 16 years and older must have proof of vaccination, recovery, or a negative test for COVID-19 in order to enter events, festivals, bars, restaurants, museums, and other venues and activities in Switzerland.

If you have been vaccinated, you can either show a Swiss COVID Certificate, EU Digital COVID Certificate, or a certificate that is compatible with the EU Digital Covid Certificate. Travelers who have been vaccinated abroad with a vaccine approved by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and who are resident in or traveling to Switzerland are able to obtain a Swiss COVID certificate. This means that travelers who have been vaccinated abroad or have recovered abroad, such as tourists, can also participate in social activities in Switzerland. The documents can be submitted electronically.

You will be issued with the COVID certificate on the application on paper or as a PDF document with a QR code. With the COVID Certificate app, you can host your COVID certificate on your mobile device.

If you are unvaccinated, you must have a test, and if the result is negative you can then be issued with a COVID certificate. Your personal details on the COVID certificate should correspond with those in your passport or on your ID card.

Only travelers with a valid vaccination and recovery certificate are able to go inside restaurants, cultural, sporting, and leisure venues and attend indoor events (2G). To provide additional protection, masks must also be worn in these settings, and food and drink may only be consumed while seated.

In settings where masks cannot be worn, such as brass band practice, or where it is not possible to eat or drink while seated, such as at bars and discos, admission will be limited to vaccinated or recovered persons who also present a negative COVID-19 test result (2G+). People who within the last 4 months have been fully vaccinated received a booster, or recovered from COVID-19 do not have to take a further test.

Visitor Visa - To visit Switzerland for Business or Tourism, you require a visa.

A paper or embassy visa is the only type of visa available for visitors. Typically the visa is a stamp or sticker added to your passport. You must submit your application through the consulate or local visa center.

Can I fly back to Auckland Intl from Zurich?

Returning to Auckland Intl from Zurich

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Zurich are not required to quarantine after entering Auckland Intl.

Alternative routes for Auckland to Zurich

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Auckland to Genevafrom $1,467 pp
Wellington to Zurichfrom $2,935 pp

Top 10 airlines flying from Auckland to Zurich

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Auckland to Zurich choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Air China
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
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FlexibilityNo cancel fee
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Thai Airways
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
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Korean Air
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
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Etihad Airways
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
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China Southern
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
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Qatar Airways
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
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Cathay Pacific
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
COVID-19 safety
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
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Singapore Airlines
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
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