There are 9 ways to get from Skopje to Zürich by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Skopje to Zurich  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Skopje (SKP) to Zurich (ZRH) SKP - ZRH

$88 - $300

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Train to Pristina, fly to Zurich  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Skopje to Miradi e Poshtme
  2. Fly from Pristina (PRN) to Zurich (ZRH) PRN - ZRH

$100 - $257

Fly Skopje to Mulhouse, train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Skopje (SKP) to Mulhouse (MLH) SKP - MLH
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB

$108 - $1,516

Train to Pristina, fly to Basel, train  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Skopje to Miradi e Poshtme
  2. Fly from Pristina (PRN) to Basel (BSL) PRN - BSL
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB

$100 - $327

Bus, train  •  20 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Vicenza
  2. Take the train from Vicenza to Milano Centrale Fr
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Zuerich Hb Ec

$114 - $179

Bus Durmo Tours  •  24 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Zürich

$95 - $140

Bus Eurolines CH  •  26 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Bujanovac
  2. Take the bus from Bujanovac to Zurich

$113 - $143

Train  •  33 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Skopje to Belgrade 334
  2. Take the train from Beograd to Zürich HB En

$142 - $282

Drive  •  16 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Skopje to Zürich 1055.5 miles

$220 - $320

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The cheapest way to get from Skopje to Zürich is to bus which costs $110 - $150 and takes 26 h 1 min.

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

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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 22 min.

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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 18 min.

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The distance between Skopje and Zürich is 1178 km. The road distance is 1688.8 km.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Zürich without a car is to bus and train which takes 20 h 3 min and costs $110 - $180.

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

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Skopje to Zürich bus services, operated by Durmo Tours, depart from Skopje station.

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Skopje to Zürich train services, operated by Macedonian Railways (MZ), depart from Skopje station.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Zürich is to fly which takes 5 h 24 min and costs $85 - $300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $95 - $140 and takes 24 h 22 min, you could also train, which costs $140 - $290 and takes 33 h 18 min.

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Map of how to get from Skopje to Zürich.
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  • Distance: 736.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 24 min

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 22 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Skopje to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
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, Tuesday, 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, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Flights from Pristina to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
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
Trainkos
Phone
038 534 – 814
Email
info@trainkos.com
Website
trainkos.com
Train from Skopje to Miradi e Poshtme
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
trainkos.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
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
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Vicenza to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Vicenza to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
9 h 23 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 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
ms.mk
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus from Skopje to Zürich
Ave. Duration
24 h 22 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 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.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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The quickest flight from Skopje Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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Skopje to Zürich bus services, operated by Durmo Tours, arrive at Zürich station.

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Skopje to Zürich train services, operated by Serbian Railways (ŽS), arrive at Zürich HB station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Skopje to Zürich is 1689 km. It takes approximately 16 h 26 min to drive from Skopje to Zürich.

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Edelweiss Air, Germania Flug AG, Swiss and four other airlines offer flights from Skopje Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 504+ hotels available in Zürich. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Skopje Airport is to shuttle which takes 35 min and costs .

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