Cheap flights to Switzerland

Flights to Switzerland in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inJanuaryHigh demand for flights, 4% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average price₱51,854Average for round-trip flights in January 2022
Round-trip from₱1,590From Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl to Zurich
One-way from₱18,772One-way flight from Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl (MNL) to Switzerland

Cheap flights to Switzerland in January, February 2022

The best prices found for ZRH flights for January, February
Feb 19 - Feb 26
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

ZRH

Zurich

2 stops

31h 50m
ZRH

Zurich

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

2 stops

30h 40m
₱52,829

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Jan 21 - Jan 23
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

ZRH

Zurich

2 stops

22h 50m
ZRH

Zurich

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

2 stops

35h 55m
₱59,086

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Feb 19 - Feb 26
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

ZRH

Zurich

2 stops

31h 50m
ZRH

Zurich

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

3 stops

29h 50m
₱59,394

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Switzerland 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Switzerland found for this year
Mar 21 - Mar 25
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

ZRH

Zurich

1 stop

19h 45m
ZRH

Zurich

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

2 stops

26h 55m
₱1,590

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Mar 20 - Mar 25
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

ZRH

Zurich

1 stop

19h 25m
ZRH

Zurich

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

1 stop

21h 10m
₱1,641

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Mar 21 - Mar 25
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

ZRH

Zurich

2 stops

41h 55m
ZRH

Zurich

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

2 stops

26h 55m
₱1,693

Multiple Airlines

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Last minute flights to Switzerland

Late deals on round-trip flights to Switzerland, departing today and this week
Jan 27 - Feb 4
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

ZRH

Zurich

3 stops

31h 30m
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Zurich

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

2 stops

24h 00m
₱76,012

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Jan 27 - Feb 4
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

ZRH

Zurich

3 stops

38h 15m
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Zurich

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

1 stop

16h 05m
₱76,166

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Jan 27 - Feb 4
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

ZRH

Zurich

2 stops

27h 55m
ZRH

Zurich

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

1 stop

16h 05m
₱77,243

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Can I fly to Switzerland from Philippines right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Philippines to Switzerland

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Philippines 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 Switzerland.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Philippines are not required to quarantine after entering Switzerland.

Documents
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 Philippines from Switzerland?

Returning to Philippines from Switzerland

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Switzerland must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 48 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Philippines.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Switzerland are not required to quarantine after entering Philippines.

What is the cheapest month to fly to Switzerland?

The cheapest ticket to Switzerland found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

₱39,186

February

₱43,135

March

₱41,186

April

₱43,494

May

₱44,007

June

₱42,725

July

₱45,392

August

₱38,365

September

₱35,800

October

₱37,288

November

₱34,210

December

₱38,878

Currently, November is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Switzerland. Flying to Switzerland in July will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

When is the best time to fly to Switzerland?

Average Switzerland flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

MNL - ZRH

Price

₱34,199 - ₱54,136

ZRH

Temperature

0 - 19 °C

ZRH

Precipitation

63 - 128 mm

Whilst there are several times of the year to choose from, July is seen as the time to fly to Switzerland, however, it is possible to get good deals throughout the year. July sees the temperatures in Switzerland peak to their warmest. June tends, on average, to see the most amount of rainfall.

Officially the Swiss Confederation, Switzerland is made up of 26 cantons. It is beautiful, rich, clean and well-ordered, known for its banking, watch making and chocolate. One of the most famously neutral countries in the world, Switzerland has not been involved in a war since 1815. It also has a tradition of humanitarianism. Not only is it the birthplace of the Geneva Convention and the Red Cross, but several international bodies have offices here.

Landlocked by Germany, Austria and Liechtenstein, Italy and France, there are four national languages (German, French, Italian and Romansch). English is a fifth, unofficial, language.

Approximately two-thirds of Switzerland (centre and east) is in the German-speaking area. French is spoken in the west (in Lausanne and Geneva). Italian and Romansch are spoken in the south. Switzerland is no mere patchwork however. While its German, French and Italian heritages inform its culture and cuisine, the country is united in its desire to remain one country. Its motto is after all “One for all, all for one”.

The world-class ski resorts and its business cities mean that there is plenty of competition among airlines to offer cheap flights to Switzerland.

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Switzerland climate

In the summer months, average temperatures are in the 18-28 degree range. January and February see plummeting temperatures – 7 to -2. Spring and autumn are mild – 8 to 15 degrees. Naturally, the higher you go, the colder it gets.

When is the best time to fly to Switzerland?

Peak season:

Switzerland is, depending on your activity, a year-round destination. Spring, summer and autumn are all good times to search for Switzerland flights. In June and July, the alpine wild flowers are in bloom. Skiers will enjoy the winter months. The downhill ski season runs from mid-December to late March. At higher altitudes, it can last in April. At Zermatt (the resort that sits in the shadow of the mighty Matterhorn) and Saas Fee for example, there is year-round skiing on the glaciers.

For celebrations, particularly Swiss National Day, be there for 1 August. This is when people gather around bonfires to listen to speeches about the independence of Switzerland. Not such a dry affair, there are also fireworks, parades, music (especially accordions) and at Neuhausen am Rheinfall in Schaffhouse, the Rhine waterfalls are illuminated.

Off season:

November to mid-December is the low tourist season.

Getting around Switzerland

Public transport is excellent. Comprehensive and punctual, reasonably priced and clean, getting around by public transport is a tourist’s dream. Swiss Federal Railways operates rail services throughout Switzerland. Two of the largest Alpine lines are BLS, which runs the Bern–Lötschberg–Simplon route between the Swiss capital and Italy; and RhB, the Rhatische Bahn, which operates services within Canton Graubünden. Buses complement the train services and stations are generally found in the forecourts of train stations. Many cities also have trams.

There are ferry services operating on Switzerland’s largest lakes including Luzern’s Vierwaldstattersee, Lago di Lugano, Maggiore and Como. Ferry services are generally seasonal, between April and October.

The post bus is a novel way of getting to the remotest parts of Switzerland. The service has been operating for 100 years. One of the most scenic mountain/valley journeys runs from Meiringen over four alpine passes – Grimsel Pass (2,163m / 7,100 feet), Nufenen Pass (2,478m / 8,130 feet), Gotthard Pass (2,092m / 6,800 feet) and Susten Pass (2,148m / 7,047 feet). There are 25 bridges and 23 tunnels along this route.

There are many ways of getting to the top of the mountains. These include funicular, cable-car, gondola, T-bar skilift or draglift.

SWISS, the flag carrier, offers domestic Switzerland flights between Basel, Bern, Geneva, Lugano and Zurich.

What is good to know if travelling to Switzerland?

  • The northeast of Switzerland (near Germany) is less well-known than the rest of the country. The city of St Gallen, an old textile town, has a beautiful baroque cathedral and a well-preserved medieval town centre. The city is the gateway to Lake Constance and the mountainous Appenzell region.
  • It’s possible to trace the footsteps of Heidi, the heroine of Johanna Spyri’s classic book in Maienfeld, Eastern Switzerland. In Heidi’s Village there is Heidi’s house, which can be toured, a petting zoo, shop and post office. There is also a Heidi trail from the village to the mountain which takes about 90 minutes.
  • The Glacier Garden in Lucerne is a natural monument with glacial potholes and fossilised shells and palm leaves that date back 20 million years. There are several attractions here, the most famous of which is the Lion monument carved out of rock. It was carved out of the cliff in the 1800s to commemorate the deaths of 700 Swiss guards who were cut down by French revolutionaries storming the Tuilleries in Paris in 1792. There are also botanical gardens and a Hall of Mirrors.
  • St Moritz, Davos and Zermatt are the most famous ski resorts. Other popular resorts include Verbier, Klosters, Gstaad, Wengen, Grindelwald, Arosa and Murren.
  • Rheinfalls is the largest waterfall in Europe. It is a 30-minute drive or hour train journey from Zurich. There is a platform that extends over the water so it’s possible to get very close to the falls. There are a couple of boat trips you can take too. One drops tourists in the middle of the falls and picks them up later, the other motors to the foot of the waterfalls, cuts its engines and the water pushes it away.
  • Bicycle: leave a small deposit at the Velogate, and a bike is yours for six hours.
  • The Kunsthaus in Zurich boasts treasures of the art world such as Picasso, Munch, Monet and Chagall topping the bill.
  • Are you planning to visit one of the main cities in Switzerland? Trivago is a useful website that helps you decide where to stay. It lets you compare reviews and prices for hotels in Zurich, hotels in Geneva or hotels in Basel.

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