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Helicopter Tandem Skydive from Zurich

Helicopter Tandem Skydive from Zurich
4 hours
USD 468.11
Join us for the best day of your life!<br /> <p>We offer unique Tandem Skydives out of a helicopter on the lake of Zurich!</p> <p>After your instructor gears you up with a jumpsuit and harness, you get in the helicopter and fly up to 10.000 feet while you enjoy the view over the lake and the mountains in the back. After 15 minutes your instructor and you get ready and step out onto the skid of the helicopter. No way back now.<br /><br />We drop off the helicopter into an adrenaline filled free-fall lasting over 30 seconds!! Afterwards the instructor opens the parachute and flies it back down to earth while you can enjoy a relaxing bird-eye view of the beautiful Swiss landscape.</p>

4-Day Switzerland Tour from Zurich Including Mt Titlis Cable Car

4-Day Switzerland Tour from Zurich Including Mt Titlis Cable Car
4 days
USD 1425.12
Spend four days hopping from one beautiful Alpine town to another on this adventure from Zurich. Soak up the fresh mountain air in Lucerne and Interlaken, ride a panoramic cable car to the summit of Mt Titlis and visit the birthplace of Gruyère cheese in the Swiss countryside. Sightsee in urban Geneva and Bern, Switzerland's capital, and admire the iconic Matterhorn mountain in Zermatt. Overnight accommodation in 3- or 4-star hotels is included, and you'll enjoy a balanced mix of guided sightseeing and free time to explore at your leisure.

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Have a private driver waiting exclusively for you at the Zürich Airport from USD 74 or book a safe and economical shared Zürich Airport shuttle transfer from USD 32.
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Zürich Airport Train Recommendations

IHateTaxis.com recommends the Zürich Airport train service.

You can either buy a 1-way ticket valid for 2 hours, or a 24-hour Welcome Ticket ("Tageskarte"), valid on trains, trams and buses in Zurich, including the airport region. As a 24-hour ticket is only twice the single ticket cost, it's a very good deal.

Buy your ticket before boarding, as no tickets are sold on trains, trams or buses. To buy a 24-hour ticket, press the red "Stadt Zürich" button on the ticket machine (coins and CHF 20 bills accepted), or go to the ticket office located on the lower shopping level.

Zürich Airport Train Rates & Fares

Fares for the train from Zurich Airport to the main station in Zürich are:

1st Class CHF 9.80
2nd Class CHF 6
Welcome 24 hour ticket CHF 10.80

You can buy a Welcome Ticket, which allows includes travel to or from the Zürich Airport, and unlimited travel within Zürich city for a day.

Zürich Airport Train Details

Zürich Airport Train

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The Zurich Airport train station is located under Check-in area 3. 


The train from Zurich Airport departs to the city centre every 10 minutes, from 06:00 to midnight. The journey takes about 10 minutes. Trains operate on lines S2 and S16, and run to the Main Railway station in Zürich. 


There are also regular intercity and inter regional trains leaving from the Zürich Airport. Towns served include: Berne, St Gallen, Lucerne, Basel, Lausanne and Geneva.

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Zürich Airport Subway Recommendations

IHateTaxis.com recommends the Zürich Airport subway service.

Be sure you have a valid ticket before boarding any train, tram or bus. Buy tickets from vending machines, or at ticket counters at the Zürich Airport. Conductors do check tickets, on a random basis, and fines are CHF 80.

ZRH Zürich Airport Subway Details

Zürich Airport Subway

Zürich Airport Subway (Metro) photo

The Glattalbahn tram service (No. 10) provides direct connections between the Zürich Airport and the surrounding areas, and Zürich's northern suburbs of Zürich, including Glattpark, Irchel, Milchbuck and Zurich-Oerlikon. The No. 10 tram service departs from Oerlikon Ost station on its own dedicated line, so it never gets held up, even in peak periods. Trams circulate at 7.5 or 15-minute intervals.

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Last Updated: 23 Jul 2016