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There are 5 ways to get from Zürich to Porto Alegre by plane, train or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Zurich to Porto Alegre  •  17h 29m

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Porto Alegre (POA) ZRH - POA

R$ 1751 - R$ 3483

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Train, train to Friedrichshafen, fly to Porto Alegre  •  24h 35m

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Singen(Hohentwiel)
  2. Take the train from Singen to Friedrichshafen Flughafen
  3. Fly from Friedrichshafen (FDH) to Porto Alegre (POA) FDH - POA

R$ 4308 - R$ 19373

Fly Zurich to Caxias Do Sul, bus  •  24h 23m

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Caxias Do Sul (CXJ) ZRH - CXJ
  2. Take the bus from Caxias do Sul to Porto Alegre

R$ 3503 - R$ 15140

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Porto Alegre  •  21h 53m

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Porto Alegre (POA) FRA - POA

R$ 2051 - R$ 5999

Train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Porto Alegre  •  23h 32m

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lugano
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Porto Alegre (POA) MXP - POA

R$ 2021 - R$ 6579

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The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Porto Alegre is to fly which costs SFr 470 - SFr 950 and takes 17h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Porto Alegre is to fly which costs SFr 470 - SFr 950 and takes 17h 29m.

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The distance between Zürich and Porto Alegre is 10474 km.

It takes approximately 17h 29m to get from Zürich to Porto Alegre, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Zurich Airport to Porto Alegre Airport. The quickest flight takes 15h 35m and has one stopover.

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Porto Alegre is 5h behind Zürich. It is currently 2:58 PM in Zürich and 9:58 AM in Porto Alegre.

Vueling Airlines, Gol Transportes Aéreos, Iberia and five other airlines offer flights from Zurich Airport to Porto Alegre Airport.

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There are 290+ hotels available in Porto Alegre. Prices start at R$ 90 per night.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Zurich Airport is to line 16 train which takes 18m and costs SFr 11 - SFr 20.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Porto Alegre.
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  • Distance: 6546 miles
  • Duration: 17h 29m

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Porto Alegre, Brazil?

TAP Portugal, Swiss and eight other airlines fly from Zürich to Porto Alegre hourly.

Airlines
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Zurich to Porto Alegre via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2900 - R$ 6000
Flights from Zurich to Porto Alegre via Lisbon, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R$ 2700 - R$ 9000
Flights from Zurich to Porto Alegre via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4300 - R$ 6500
Flights from Zurich to Porto Alegre via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2900 - R$ 6000
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Porto Alegre via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4100 - R$ 19000
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Porto Alegre via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo, Florianopolis
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4100 - R$ 19000
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Porto Alegre via Frankfurt, Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4100 - R$ 19000
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Porto Alegre via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo, Curitiba
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 4100 - R$ 19000
Flights from Zurich to Caxias Do Sul via Lisbon, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4600 - R$ 15000
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto Alegre via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 11000
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto Alegre via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4300 - R$ 17000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto Alegre via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2800 - R$ 8000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto Alegre via Lisbon, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 7500
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto Alegre via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2800 - R$ 8000
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Zurich to Porto Alegre via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3700 - R$ 7500
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Porto Alegre via Frankfurt, Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 4100 - R$ 19000
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Porto Alegre via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo, Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4200 - R$ 19000
Flights from Zurich to Caxias Do Sul via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 5000 - R$ 26000
Flights from Zurich to Caxias Do Sul via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3700 - R$ 15000
Flights from Zurich to Caxias Do Sul via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4700 - R$ 22000
Flights from Zurich to Caxias Do Sul via London Heathrow, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4400 - R$ 17000
Flights from Zurich to Caxias Do Sul via Rome, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3400 - R$ 15000
Flights from Zurich to Caxias Do Sul via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
23h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4200 - R$ 17000
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto Alegre via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4200 - R$ 11000
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Zurich to Porto Alegre via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2900 - R$ 6000
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Porto Alegre via Frankfurt, Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 4100 - R$ 19000
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Porto Alegre via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo, Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4200 - R$ 19000
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto Alegre via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 11000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto Alegre via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2800 - R$ 8000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto Alegre via Porto, Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2800 - R$ 8000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto Alegre via Lisbon, Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 2800 - R$ 8000
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Zurich to Porto Alegre via Barcelona, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2600 - R$ 7500
Flights from Zurich to Porto Alegre via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2600 - R$ 8000
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto Alegre via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 5000 - R$ 15000
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto Alegre via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 5000 - R$ 15000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto Alegre via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4100 - R$ 8000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zurich to Porto Alegre via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3700 - R$ 7500
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Porto Alegre via Frankfurt, Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 4100 - R$ 19000
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto Alegre via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4200 - R$ 11000
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto Alegre via Paris CDG, Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 4200 - R$ 11000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Porto Alegre via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4300 - R$ 6500
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Porto Alegre via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4100 - R$ 19000
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto Alegre via Zurich, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4800 - R$ 17000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto Alegre via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 4200 - R$ 15000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Porto Alegre via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4300 - R$ 6500
Flights from Frankfurt to Porto Alegre via Zurich, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4800 - R$ 17000
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Zurich to Porto Alegre via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3800 - R$ 8000
Train operators
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zuerich Hb to Singen(Hohentwiel)
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 95 - R$ 180
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Singen to Friedrichshafen Flughafen
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 100 - R$ 190
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 390 - R$ 700
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Lugano
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 220 - R$ 390
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to Friedrichshafen Flughafen
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
R$ 80 - R$ 120
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Zuerich Hb to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
R$ 260 - R$ 370
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 80 - R$ 120
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Zuerich Hb to Lugano
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 130 - R$ 180
Website
trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Expresso Caxiense
Phone
+55 54 3211-8300 / +55 51 3346.5583
Email
caxiense@caxiense.com.br
Website
expressocaxiense.com.br
Bus from Caxias do Sul to Porto Alegre
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
R$ 39
Schedules at
expressocaxiense.com.br
Book at
e-commerce.passagensweb.net

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