Cheap Flight Deals From Zürich (ZRH) to New York (NYC) Starting at $303

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Airfares from $303 One Way, $387 Round Trip from Zürich to New York

Prices starting at $387 for return flights and $303 for one-way flights to New York were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

More About Flying To New York from Zürich

Route Information for Flights from Zürich to New York

Origin Airport IATA Code
Destination Airport IATA Code
3921 mi
Direct Flight Airlines
Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, SWISS
Earliest Flight Arrival
4:45PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival
8:25PM UTC

From Zurich to New York

If you want to leave Switzerland to experience the wonders of New York City, visit to book cheap flights from Zurich to New York. Once you arrive in what many believe to be one of the greatest cities in the world, you’ll have endless options for fun and entertainment.

Leaving Zurich

Zurich Airport, located approximately eight miles from the city’s center, serves travelers flying in and out of the city. Expect to pay about twenty-five Swiss francs to get from downtown Zurich to the airport by taxi. Thirteen regional buses transport passengers to Zurich Airport from locations throughout the city for a fare of two Swiss francs. If you decide to drive, long-term parking is available for four-hundred Swiss francs per month.

Arriving in New York

Your flight into New York will arrive at one of three airports: John F. Kennedy International Airport, LaGuardia Airport, or Newark Liberty International Airport. Traveling from any of these airports to Manhattan by taxi will take between forty-five and sixty minutes and will cost between $40 and $70. Shuttles from Newark Liberty International Airport take passengers to downtown Manhattan for rates starting at $8. Rental cars kiosks are available at each airport, but if you plan to spend most of your time in Manhattan, your best bet is to travel by taxi or subway. You can hail a taxi on virtually any street corner in New York City, and subway stations are located on most street corners as well. The cheapest and quickest way to get around the city is by subway, which costs $2.50 per passenger. Once you get settled, there is an almost endless number of things to do in the city. See a world-famous play on Broadway, or check out a show at Madison Square Garden. You can also visit Times Square and hop on one of the many tour buses to get a first-class view of many of the city’s attractions.

Flights from Zurich to New York

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Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Zürich to New York now?
Head to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most up-to-date information on travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when getting a flight from Zürich to New York.
Are there non-stop flights from Zürich to New York?
The terrific news is, there are. United Airlines and SWISS are two carriers that will take you directly from ZRH to EWR.
What is the shortest flight from Zürich to New York?
With the fastest flight time from ZRH to Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.) being 9 hours and 15 minutes, it’s a good idea to have some in-flight survival tricks in your repertoire. An eye-mask, a neck pillow and earplugs should be among the basic items you put in your hand luggage.
What airlines fly from Zürich to New York most frequently?
Try out United Airlines (UA). This airline offers some of the most frequent flights from Zurich (ZRH) to Newark Airport. It operates 30 services on this route every month and is popular with passengers. If you can’t find the right flight there, take a look at SWISS (LX). This airline is a terrific alternative and operates 26 flights from Zürich to New York monthly.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to New York?
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it’s good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to New York have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you’ll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
Are there flights to New York with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to New York without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the “no change fees” filter and book with confidence.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
We won’t keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.

Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.