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Flight Information to Zurich from Madrid

distanceDistance773 miles (1247 km)
durationAverage flight duration2 h 10 min
priceAverage plane ticket price£178 (€202)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesAir Europa, Iberia, Swiss, TAP Portugal, easyJet, Brussels Airlines, Air Nostrum, tab or Vueling

Flights from Madrid to Zurich cover the 773 miles (1247 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 10 min with our travel partners like Air Europa, Iberia, Swiss, TAP Portugal, easyJet, Brussels Airlines, Air Nostrum, tab or Vueling. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £178, you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as £119. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid Barajas Airport and arrive in Zurich Airport.

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Travel with Swiss, Iberia and Air Europa between Madrid and Zurich

Find the best flights from Madrid to Zurich with Omio's travel partners Swiss, Iberia and Air Europa from £119. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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Are you making plans to travel between Madrid and Zurich? Why not take a flight with Iberia? Omio can show you current Iberia flight times, tickets, travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Madrid to Zurich flights all in one place. On the Iberia flight, you can expect to travel 773 miles (1247 km) between Madrid and Zurich. If you use the Omio app to search for flights between Madrid and Zurich, you can quickly see if the Iberia ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a flight. Once you have found your perfect one-way Iberia flight between Madrid and Zurich, book your cheap plane tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

Iberia 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your flight from Madrid to Zurich are the following:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • Change fees waived for trips between May 28 and June 30, 2020. Flexible condition for flights until August 31, as long as they were booked before May 28, 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Flights from Madrid to Zurich

One of Europe's busier business travel routes, frequent direct flights from Madrid to Zurich also offer convenient connections to Switzerland for leisure travelers. Flights are available with a choice of airlines, including national carriers and a budget option. Departure times include morning, afternoon and evening services, with journey times of around two hours and 15 minutes. Indirect connections with one change required en route offer additional options.

Which airlines fly from Madrid to Zurich?

National carriers Iberia and Swiss Air offer daily direct flights to Zurich from Madrid, with some services operated by Swiss Air's affiliate airline Tab. In addition, budget operator Air Europa has direct flights to Zurich from the Spanish capital. Indirect connections include KLM flights via Amsterdam and TAP Portugal services via Lisbon.

How long is the flight from Madrid to Zurich?

Swiss Air direct flights offer the fastest connection on the 775-mile route north-east to Zurich, taking two hours and 15 minutes. Iberia and Air Europa flights take five minutes more, while the fastest indirect connection takes a little under five hours to reach the Swiss city.

How many flights are there from Madrid to Zurich?

Weekday schedules provide nine flights daily between Madrid and Zurich, with eight services at weekends. These include a daily budget flight with Air Europa. Take off times range from early morning until late evening, There are numerous daily indirect flights, requiring one change en route, available with a wide choice of airlines.

What are the departure and arrival airports for flights from Madrid to Zurich?

Departure airport: All flights depart from Madrid Barajas Airport. Barajas Airport is located about eight miles north-east of the city center, reached by frequent trains on the Cercanias regional network lines C1 and C10 and Metro line 8, taking about 20 minutes to reach the terminal. Passenger facilities at the airport include tapas bars, specialist Castilian gourmet stores, duty-free shopping, free WiFi and business lounges.

Arrival airport: Zurich Airport is where all flights will terminate. Zurich Airport is situated about eight miles north of the city, with frequent and fast public transport connections to downtown on tram route 10 and SBB trains. Facilities in the terminal include a luxury shopping mall, a fitness gym, currency exchange desks, and free WiFi.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by plane from Madrid, Spain to Zurich, Switzerland?

Travel by plane between Madrid, Spain and Zurich, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Zurich from Madrid restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Madrid?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 15/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to Zurich from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Madrid, Spain from Zurich, Switzerland?

Return travel from Switzerland to Spain is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Madrid from Zurich?

Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Zurich?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 20/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your flight to Madrid from Zurich.

How much does a cheap flight from Madrid to Zurich cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap flight between Madrid and Zurich for as little as £119  in the next 7 days.
How much does the flight from Madrid to Zurich cost on average?
The Madrid to Zurich plane ticket price is on average £178  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
What is the distance to Zurich from Madrid via plane?
The Madrid to Zurich flight distance is approximately 773 miles (1247 km).
How long does it take from Madrid to Zurich by plane?
On average the flight from Madrid to Zurich duration is 2 h 10 min  for the 773 miles (1247 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What airport in Madrid does the flight to Zurich leave from? Which airport do I fly into Zurich from Madrid?

Omio travellers most frequently book a flight from Madrid Barajas Airport   to Zurich Airport   for this route.

Where is the departure airport in Madrid located? Where is the arrival airport in Zurich located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their flights from Madrid Barajas Airport and need to travel around 7 miles (12 km) from the city centre to get to this airport.

Passengers arriving in Zurich most often land in Zurich Airport and need to travel about 6 miles (9 km) from this airport to reach the city centre. You can check for public transportation connections, airport shuttles or taxi service options available from Zurich Airport to get you to the city centre of Zurich.

Which airlines can get me from Madrid to Zurich?
For the best Madrid to Zurich flight to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Air Europa, Iberia, Swiss, TAP Portugal, easyJet, Brussels Airlines, Air Nostrum, tab or Vueling. However, it's always good to check all possible airlines with services to Zurich from Madrid to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any Madrid to Zurich direct flights?
Yes, you can search for direct flights from Madrid to Zurich on Omio with Air Europa or Iberia, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct flight services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your plane ticket.
When can I take the first flight from Madrid to Zurich? When can I take the last flight for the day?
The first Madrid to Zurich flight departs at 05: 55   and the last flight from Madrid to Zurich leaves at 17: 45. Check out the most up-to-date Madrid to Zurich flight schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
When should I buy Madrid Zurich plane tickets to score the best deals?
If you buy Madrid to Zurich plane tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £178. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for flights from Madrid to Zurich. Look out for plane tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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