Cheap flights from Wellington to Zurich

How to find the cheapest flight from Wellington to Zurich

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



$950 - $1,695



0 - 19 °C



63 - 128 mm

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From Wellington to Zurich

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

Users have found that flying from Wellington to Zurich on a Monday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in January. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Zurich. Flights to Zurich from Wellington in May are about $1,746 on average during May, but can be found for as low as $1,355.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Wellington to Zurich (WLG - ZRH)?

Unlike at midday, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 29% on flights from Wellington to Zurich by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Related info for your journey

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

Which airlines flying from Wellington to Zurich have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Singapore Airlines, Etihad Airways, and Emirates flying from Wellington to Zurich have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

How popular is this Wellington to Zurich flight route?

The Wellington to Zurich flight path was viewed by 196 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 Wellington to Zurich?

Before booking your flight from Wellington to Zurich, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Emirates, Etihad Airways or Air New Zealand.

What are the cheapest flights from Wellington to Zurich?

On average you can expect to pay $2,841 for a flight from Wellington to Zurich. The cheapest flight overall is $2,841 while the most popular route, (Wellington - Zurich) is currently priced at $1,647.

Can I fly to Zurich from Wellington right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Wellington to Zurich

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Wellington 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 Wellington 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 Wellington from Zurich?

Returning to Wellington from Zurich

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

Alternative routes for Wellington to Zurich

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Auckland to Zurichfrom $1,057 pp
Auckland to Genevafrom $1,420 pp

Top 2 airlines flying from Wellington to Zurich

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