travel to Zürich
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Travel to Zürich

  • By airplane: the airport closest to Zurich is Unique. For the airport-city 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 center.

Travel within Zürich


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  • A visa for entering Switzerland is required from certain countries. Please check with the Switzerland Consulate in your home country for further information.
  • Please note that we provide letters of invitations needed for the visa only to authors of accepted papers and persons personally known to a member of the program committee.

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