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Passport / Visa
Switzerland can be visited visa-free for up to 90 days by citizens of most European countries, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Malaysia, Israel, UAE and most countries in America. If you are unsure whether or not you need to apply for a visa, we recommend contacting the embassy or consulate in your country.…
Best Time to Visit
The best season to visit Zurich is definitely summer, particularly from June to August, when temperatures are pleasant and you can enjoy outdoor activities during the sunny days. If you want to visit the city when fewer tourists fill the streets, then spring is the best choice: March to May are the months when temperatures…
Zürich Airport (ZRH)
Zürich Airport is voted to be one of the best in the world. It consists of two terminals and they both have a Tourist Information Centre based in the arrivals hall. The airport is situated 11 kilometres outside Zürich and there are several ways of getting into the town centre. The subterranean train station is…
The best way to visit Zurich is by foot, but you also have a list of opportunities to explore the city such as bus, trams and trains. You can choose between a tickets for 1 hour or a Day Cards for various zones, but don´t forget to have the ticket with you at any moment.…
Taxi 444 is one of the biggest taxi companies in Zürich but you can find 1350 licensed taxis in the city. Taxis are easy to use and reliable, even during rush hours.
You can find post offices all over the city. Sihlpost D-2 is located on the main train station and has long opening hours.
There are many pharmacies around Zürich. On the pharmacies' door you can find a note that tells you where the next pharmacy on duty is located. The pharmacy at Bellevue, Theaterstrasse 14, is open 24/7.