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Zurich Airport


Located in Switzerland, Zurich Airport is in the immediate vicinity of the city about ten kilometers from the urban center and is considered among the best airports in the world. The airport has three terminals A, B and E. The major airlines operating from the Swiss airport are, Swiss International Air Lines, Lufthansa, Air Berlin, Edelweiss Air and British Airways. Other airlines present are Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, AirBaltic, Air Canada, Air Dolomiti, Air Malta, Air France operated by Règional, Alitalia, American Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Belair, Belle Air, B&H Airlines, Bmi, BA CityFlyer, Bulgaria Air, Croatia Airlines, Cyprus Airways, Darwin Airline, Delta, EasyJet, El Al, Emirates, Finnair, Germanwings, Hainan Airlines, Helvetic Airways, Iberia, InterSky, Jat Airways, KLM, Korean Air, Polskie Linie Lotnicze LOT, Montenegro Airlines, Niki, OLT Express, Oman Air, Pegasus Airlines, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, Scandinavian Airlines System, Singapore Airlines, Skyways Express, SriLankan Airlines, SunExpress, TAP Portugal, Thai Airways International, Tunisair, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, United Airlines, US Airways and Vueling.
Zurich airport arrivals

Urban lines

The bus station is located near the main complex of the Zurich Airport, numerous urban and regional lines connect the main cities of Switzerland. The extension of the airport area is mostly located in the municipality of Kloten, as well as in smaller parts in the municipalities of Opfikon-Glattbrugg, Rümlang, Oberglatt and Winkel, about 13 kilometers from Zurich north of the city.    
Landing strips
In particular Zurich Airport owns three runways: 16/34 of 3,700 m, 14/32 of 3,300 m and 10/28 of 2,500 m in length.
The Swiss International Air Lines airline reaches the following destinations from Zurich Airport: Hamburg, Amsterdam, Athens, Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi, Barcelona, Belgrade, Berlin-Tegel, Boston, Brussels, Bucharest-Otopeni, Chicago-O'Hare, Copenhagen, Dar es Salaam, Delhi, Dubai, Dublin, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Geneva, Hanover, Hong Kong, Cairo, Istanbul-Atatürk, Johannesburg, Lisbon, London-Heathrow, Los Angeles, Madrid, Málaga, Manchester, Miami, Milan-Malpensa, Montreal-Trudeau, Moscow-Domodedovo, Mumbai, Muscat, Nairobi, New York-JFK, Newark, Nice, Oslo-Gardermoen, Palma de Mallorca, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Beijing-Capital, Rome-Fiumicino, Saint Petersburg, São Paulo-Guarulhos, San Francisco, Shanghai-Pudong, Stockholm-Arlanda, Tel Aviv-Ben Gurion, Thessaloniki, Tokyo-Narita, Valencia and Vienna.
Furthermore Zurich airport is a hub of the Swiss International Air Lines and Lufthansa airlines, as well as the base of Belair, Edelweiss Air, Helvetic Airways and Rega the Swiss Air Rescue Organization.
The Swiss airport has been equipped with internal spaces used for relaxation with lounge areas where you can read or rest total tranquility also includes meeting rooms, workstations equipped with laptops and internet access.
In addition to buses, you can use trams to get to Zurich airport, tram line no. 10 Glatttalbahn connects Zurich airport with the station main railway, crossing via Glattpark, Zurich-Oerlikon, Milchbuck and Irchel. Between Bahnhof Oerlikon Ost/Est and the airport the tram has exclusive use of the tracks, thus guaranteeing a fast and punctual route even during rush hours. The tram runs every 7 or 15 minutes.
While the new line n° 12 connects the airport, Glattbrugg and Wallisellen railway station with the center of Stettbach. Trams run every 15 minutes and are an efficient way to travel in the Glatt Valley.
For those who want to use the train we remind you that, The Swiss Federal Railways station is located under the Center Airport in check-in area 3. the ticket offices are open from 06.15 to 22.00, passengers arriving at different times, they can purchase tickets at vending machines.
Geographical location
Zurich airport is located just 10 kilometers north of the city centre, via the A20 motorway it is possible reach the Swiss airport. Furthermore, at the Zurich Airport there are the offices of the largest car rental companies and local companies.
Inside the airport area there is a webcam where it is possible to see in real time flight arrivals and departures    Webcam Zurich Airport.
The following flights to Milan's Malpensa airport are scheduled from Zurich airport:
LX 1616, LX 1628, LX 1622, LX 1636 and LX 1638 operated by Swiss International Air Line.
Iata Airport Code ZRH
ICAO Airport Code LSZH
Longitude 8° 32' 53'' E, Latitude 47° 27' 30'' N
Altitude AMSL 432 m

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