There are 10 ways to get from Zürich to Macedonia by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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Recommended option

Fly Zurich to Skopje  •  6 h 40 min

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

$79 - $302

9 alternative options

Fly Zurich to Pristina, bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Pristina (PRN) ZRH - PRN
  2. Take the bus from Priština to Tetovo

$111 - $296

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

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Pristina (PRN) BSL - PRN
  3. Take the bus from Priština to Tetovo

$125 - $371

Train to Mulhouse, fly to Skopje  •  7 h 54 min

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

$113 - $1,567

Fly Zurich to Ohrid, bus  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Ohrid (OHD) ZRH - OHD
  2. Take the bus from Ohrid to Bitola

$118 - $379

Train, bus  •  19 h 49 min

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

$130 - $200

Bus Durmo Tours  •  24 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich to Skopje

$100 - $150

Bus Eurolines CH  •  25 h 57 min

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

$117 - $142

Train, night train  •  32 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Schaffhausen 4 / ...
  2. Take the train from Schaffhausen to Ulm Hbf Ire
  3. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Budapest-Keleti Rj
  4. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Beograd
  5. Take the train from Beograd to Presevo AVE
  6. Take the night train from Preševo to Skopje

$255 - $394

Drive  •  16 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Skopje 1055.4 miles

$220 - $320

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Macedonia?

Germania Flug AG, Edelweiss Air and four other airlines fly from Zürich to Dračevo every 4 hours. Alternatively, Durmo Tours operates a bus from Zürich to Skopje 3 times a week. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 24 h 15 min.

Airlines
Germania Flug AG
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Zurich to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Zurich to Pristina
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Zurich to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Skopje via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Pristina via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Zurich to Pristina
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Zurich to Skopje via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Pristina via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Basel to Pristina via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zurich to Skopje via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Pristina
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Mulhouse to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Schaffhausen to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $29
1st Class
$43 - $44
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Vicenza
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Ulm Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$170 - $250
Website
bahn.de
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Preševo to Skopje
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$1 - $3
1st Class Ticket
$3 - $5
Bus operators
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus from Priština to Tetovo
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
Bus from Zürich to Skopje
Ave. Duration
24 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
AD Galeb Ohrid
Phone
(389) 46 251-882
Email
info@galeb.mk
Website
adgaleb.com.mk
Bus from Ohrid to Bitola
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
adgaleb.com.mk
Transkop patnicki soobrakaj A.D. Bitola
Phone
+389 47 231 192
Website
transkop.mk
Bus from Ohrid to Bitola
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
transkop.mk
Avto Atom
Phone
033/273-551
Email
avtoatom@yahoo.com
Website
avtoatom.com.mk
Bus from Ohrid to Bitola
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
avtoatom.com.mk
Book at
avtoatom.ukionshops.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Vicenza to Skopje
Ave. Duration
13 h 17 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Schedules at
ms.mk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Bujanovac
Ave. Duration
23 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Book at
eurolines.ch
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Bujanovac to Skopje
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 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 Bujanovac to Skopje
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
autoprevoz-cacak.rs

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Zürich to Macedonia?

The distance between Zürich and Macedonia is 1222 km. The road distance is 1689 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Zürich to Macedonia?

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Macedonia is to bus which costs SFr 110 - SFr 140 and takes 25 h 57 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Zürich to Macedonia?

The quickest way to get from Zürich to Macedonia is to fly and bus which takes 6 h 29 min and costs SFr 110 - SFr 370.

Is there a direct train between Zürich and Macedonia?

No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Macedonia. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Skopje via Schaffhausen, Ulm Hbf, Budapest-Keleti, Beograd and Preševo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 59 min.

Is there a direct bus between Zürich and Macedonia?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zürich and arriving at Skopje. Services depart three times a week, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 24 h 15 min.

How long does it take to get from Zürich to Macedonia?

It takes approximately 6 h 40 min to get from Zürich to Macedonia, including transfers.