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Flight Information to Nice from Zurich

distanceDistance260 miles (419 km)
durationAverage flight duration1 h 10 min
priceAverage plane ticket price£199 (€226)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesSwiss or easyJet

Flights from Zurich to Nice cover the 260 miles (419 km) long route taking on average 1 h 10 min with our travel partners like Swiss or easyJet. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £199, you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as £119. Travellers depart most frequently from Zurich Airport and arrive in Nice Cote d'Azur Airport.

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Travel with Swiss between Zurich and Nice

You can travel by flight between Zurich and Nice with Swiss for as low as £119. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

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If you're looking for cheap Swiss tickets between Zurich and Nice, check out Omio! With one-way Zurich to Nice plane ticket prices starting as low as £165 when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Nice from Zurich by showing you the latest Swiss offers, flight timetables and tickets for this 260 miles (419 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this route, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard with Swiss. If you search for Swiss tickets from Zurich to Nice in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the flight. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest flight from Zurich to Nice on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect flight with Swiss so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

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Zurich to Nice Flights: An Overview

Flying from Zurich to Nice is an excellent option when travelers need to visit the beaches of France's Cote d'Azur. The Swiss city is around 420 kilometers away from Nice, making flights a very handy option. With direct flight times of between one hour 10 minutes and one hour 15 minutes, it won't take long to reach Nice Cote d'Azur Airport from Zurich. Even indirect flights could be a practical way to travel, with the fastest journeys taking around three hours. Swiss Air provides four daily direct flights every day of the week, and there are no seasonal disruptions. 

Which airlines fly from Zurich to Nice?

When visitors want to head to Nice from Zurich, a few different airlines are available to book. The most convenient and popular option is Swiss Air, which runs a year-round schedule, offering four flights per day and a choice of morning, afternoon, and evening departures. However, indirect flights from Zurich to Nice are also available from major airlines, including Air France, Alitalia, and KLM. All offer journeys with reasonably short flight times, and may deliver budget fares on some occasions.

How long is the flight from Zurich to Nice?

The Zurich to Nice route is extremely quick, making it ideal for weekend breaks in the sun. Travelers can expect direct flights from Zurich to Nice to reach Nice Cote d'Azur Airport in between one hour 10 minutes and one hour 15 minutes. If travelers choose to fly indirectly, they can expect somewhat longer journey times. In that case, the fastest journey times will be around three hours 25 minutes (usually with a change in Rome). Journeys via Paris will tend to take around four hours, and may also be possible.

How many flights are there from Zurich to Nice?

It's easy to find convenient departure slots when flying from Zurich to Nice. Throughout the year, Swiss Air operates four direct daily services, with flights around breakfast time, lunchtime, mid-afternoon, and around 10:00 p.m. There are no dips in frequency for the winter season, and flights leave every day. In addition, travelers will find as many as 6-10 indirect options with journey times of five hours or less, making them potential alternatives should direct services be unavailable.

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

Departure airport: All flights from Zurich to Nice will leave from Zurich Airport (ZRH). Trains from Zurich Hauptbahnof reach the airport in 10-15 minutes, while trams and buses take between 30-40 minutes. Thousands of parking spaces are available, including "Park & Charge" spaces for electric vehicles, and valet parking is also provided. Inside the airport, luxury shopping and fine food cater for travelers, who also benefit from two hours of free WiFi connectivity via the ZurichAirport WLAN network.

Arrival airport: Flights from Zurich will arrive at Nice Cote d'Azur Airport. From there, travelers can catch a recently constructed tram link to the center of the city and the Promenade des Anglais, or catch trains from nearby Nice St-Augustin Station to various resorts along the coast. Car rentals can be booked via the Nice Airport website, or via a range of major rental companies in the arrivals hall. Here guests will also find a modern currency exchange (note that Switzerland use Swiss Francs and Paris the Euro), as well as a range of eateries, should travelers need a snack upon arrival. 

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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by flight between Zurich and Nice?

Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Nice, France by plane is: Partially open.

Can I enter France from Switzerland?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Nice, France?

All travellers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 17/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your flight to Nice from Zurich as this information can change.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Nice, France to Zurich, Switzerland?

The restriction level for your return flight to Zurich, Switzerland from Nice is: Partially open.

Is my return flight into Zurich from Nice restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 15/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to Zurich from Nice closer to your date of departure here.

How much do cheap flights between Zurich and Nice cost?
Omio customers have found cheap plane tickets to Nice from Zurich for as low as £119  for the next 7 days.
What is the average price of plane tickets between Zurich and Nice?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a plane ticket between Zurich and Nice is £199  one way.
How many miles is it from Zurich to Nice by flight?
The flight distance from Zurich to Nice is around 260 miles (419 km).
How many hours does it take from Zurich to Nice by plane?
While the time it takes to travel 260 miles (419 km) from Zurich to Nice can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the flight duration from Zurich to Nice is on average 1 h 10 min.
Which airport for the flight from Zurich to Nice do I fly out of? Which Nice airport from Zurich do I arrive in?

Omio customers travelling this route book their cheap flights from Zurich Airport   to Nice Cote d'Azur Airport   most frequently.

Where is the airport in Zurich to go to Nice? Where is the airport in Nice located?

Passengers board their flight most frequently from Zurich Airport, which is located approximately 6 miles (9 km) from the city centre.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Nice Cote d'Azur Airport and need to travel approximately 4 miles (6 km) from the airport to reach the city centre in Nice. You can check if there are airport shuttle services, taxi services or public transportation options available from Nice Cote d'Azur Airport to get you to the city centre in Nice.

Which airlines can take me to Nice from Zurich?
For the route from Zurich to Nice you can take a flight with Swiss or easyJet. Be sure to check out all possible airlines that offer services from Zurich to Nice on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
What are the first and last departure flight times from Zurich to Nice?
The earliest flight departing from Zurich to Nice leaves at 05: 25. The last flight departing from Zurich to Nice leaves at 18: 25. You can find the latest Zurich to Nice flight timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase plane tickets between Zurich and Nice to score the best deals?
You can find a flight between Zurich and Nice to cost on average £199 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying plane tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Zurich to Nice flight generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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