How to get from Skopje to Zürich

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Recommended option

Fly Skopje to Zurich  •  5 h 24 min

  1. SKP - ZRH

$88 - $300

8 alternative options

Train to Pristina, fly to Zurich  •  7 h 25 min

  1. PRN - ZRH

$121 - $291

Fly Skopje to Mulhouse, train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. SKP - MLH

$108 - $1,516

Train to Pristina, fly to Basel, train  •  8 h 35 min

  1. PRN - BSL

$123 - $365

Bus, train  •  19 h 51 min

  1. Fr
  2. Ec

$117 - $179

Bus Durmo Tours  •  24 h 14 min

$95 - $140

Bus Eurolines CH  •  25 h 56 min

$113 - $143

Train  •  33 h 22 min

  1. B03 334
  2. En

$141 - $282

Drive  •  16 h 26 min

  1. 1055.5 miles

$220 - $320

What companies run services between Skopje, Macedonia and Zürich, Switzerland?

Edelweiss Air, Germania Flug AG and five other airlines fly from Skopje to Zürich every 4 hours. Alternatively, Durmo Tours operates a bus from Skopje to Zürich 3 times a week. Tickets cost $95 - $140 and the journey takes 24 h 14 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Skopje to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Pristina to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Pristina to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Skopje to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Pristina to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Germania Flug AG
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Skopje to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Flights from Pristina to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Skopje to Zurich via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Pristina to Zurich via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Skopje to Zurich via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Skopje to Zurich via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Skopje to Mulhouse
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Pristina to Basel
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Pristina to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Train operators
MZI
Website
mzi.mk
Train from Skopje to Lipljan
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
mzi.mk
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
9 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $110
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Bus operators
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Vicenza
Ave. Duration
13 h 16 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Schedules at
ms.mk
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus from Skopje to Zürich
Ave. Duration
24 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Skopje to Bujanovac
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Autoprevoz Cacak
Phone
+381 32 322 461
Email
info@kavim-serbia.rs
Website
autoprevoz-cacak.rs
Bus from Skopje to Bujanovac
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
autoprevoz-cacak.rs
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Bujanovac to Zurich
Ave. Duration
23 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Skopje and Zürich is 1178 km. The road distance is 1689 km.

The cheapest way to get from Skopje to Zürich is to bus which costs $110 - $150 and takes 25 h 56 min.

The quickest way to get from Skopje to Zürich is to fly which takes 5 h 24 min and costs $85 - $300.

No, there is no direct train from Skopje to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Skopje and arriving at Zürich HB via Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 22 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Skopje and arriving at Zürich. Services depart three times a week, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 24 h 14 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 24 min to get from Skopje to Zürich, including transfers.