By airplane: the airport closest to Zurich is
Unique. For the
transfer, take the train to Zurich HB.
Follow the signs "Bahn/Railway" to the ticket counters and machines. There are English
instructions on the ticket machines. Follow the instructions, or simply press the left (red)
key at the bottom where it says "Zurich City" (make sure that the display shows "2 Std"). The
machine asks for 5.40 CHF and accepts coins as well as CHF 20.00 bills and will give change.
The ticket is valid for the next 2 hours for any train to Zurich as well as for the trams and
buses in the city (streetcar, Strassenbahn). Take an escalator down to the platforms 3 or 4.
Trains to the city center leave approx. every 10 minutes and take about 10 minutes to reach
the main train station ("Hauptbahnhof" or just "HB").
By train: take a train to Zurich Hauptbahnhof (HB, main station). Timetables,
prices, etc. are available at SBB Online.
By car: See regional
map. Follow the signs "City" or "Bahnhof" to get into the city