Cheap flights from Montreal to Zurich

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Zurich (ZRH)
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The best prices from Montreal to Zurich are usually found in October or September, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Montreal (YMQ) to Zurich (ZRH)

All the information you need to plan the best YMQ to ZRH flight in 2021: compare Montreal to Zurich flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Zurich.
YMQ - ZRH
Price
C$ 802 - C$ 1,030
ZRH
Temperature
0 - 19 °C
ZRH
Precipitation
63 - 128 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 13% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 11% potential price drop

Round-trip from

C$ 1,023

From Montreal (YMQ) to Zurich

One-way from

C$ 612

One-way flight from Montreal (YMQ) to Zurich

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Montreal to Zurich?

October can be a great time to fly to Zurich from Montreal with a flight ticket averaging about C$ 1,145. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of October for as cheap as C$ 938. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Montreal to Zurich (YMQ - ZRH)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 6% on flights from Montreal to Zurich by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Montreal to Zurich?

Leaving on a Sunday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 11% on the overall cost on flights from Montreal to Zurich.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Montreal to Zurich?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 22% on flights from Montreal to Zurich compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at C$ 1,237. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from C$ 1,455.

Cheap flights from Montreal to Zurich in November, December 2021

The best prices found for YMQ to ZRH flights for November, December
6 Dec - 9 Dec
C$ 764pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
13 Dec - 9 May
C$ 1,015pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
13 Dec - 15 Jan
C$ 1,037pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Montreal to Zurich 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Zurich from Montreal found for next year
6 Dec - 9 Dec
C$ 764pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
13 Dec - 9 May
C$ 1,015pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
13 Dec - 15 Jan
C$ 1,037pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Direct flights to Zurich from Montreal

Save time with Montreal to Zurich direct flight deals
28 Feb - 14 Mar
C$ 1,295pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Canada
Direct
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Air Canada
Direct
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
13 Apr - 18 Apr
C$ 1,317pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Canada
Direct
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Air Canada
Direct
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
17 Jan - 31 Jan
C$ 1,336pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
SWISS
Direct
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
SWISS
Direct
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Last minute flights from Montreal to Zurich

Late deals on round-trip flights to Zurich from Montreal, departing today and this week
6 Dec - 9 Dec
C$ 764pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
9 Dec - 12 May
C$ 1,045pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
9 Dec - 12 May
C$ 1,048pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

One-way flights to Zurich from Montreal

The cheapest one-way flights from Montreal to Zurich
4:45 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
1 stop
19h 00m
YUL - ZRH
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
C$ 612
Kiwi.com
11:50 a.m. - 1:15 a.m.
SWISS
Direct
7h 25m
YUL - ZRH
SWISS
C$ 839
Kiwi.com
1:10 p.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
14h 50m
YUL - ZRH
Multiple Airlines
C$ 861
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Montreal to Zurich

What airport do you fly into for flights to Zurich from Montreal?

Zurich (ZRH) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Montreal to Zurich. You should not have trouble finding flights to Zurich from Montreal; the airport handles an average of 1 inbound flight from Montreal per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 7 airlines have flights to the Zurich airport from Montreal. It is only a 9.4 km journey from Zurich (ZRH) to Zurich’s city centre.

Which airlines flying from Montreal to Zurich have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Montreal to Zurich have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. SWISS, Air Canada, and Icelandair are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like SWISS with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Montreal to Zurich for under C$ 700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Montreal to Zurich for under C$ 700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on TAP AIR PORTUGAL for just C$ 687, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 713.

Are there direct flights from Montreal to Zurich for under C$ 1,300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Montreal to Zurich under C$ 1,300. A good price for a direct flight from Montreal to Zurich is less than C$ 1,400.

Are there last-minute flights available from Montreal to Zurich for under C$ 800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Montreal to Zurich within the next 7 days for less than C$ 800.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Montreal to Zurich round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Montreal to Zurich is TAP AIR PORTUGAL. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as C$ 687 on this airline. TAP AIR PORTUGAL is currently priced 39% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Montreal to Zurich one-way?

C$ 565 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from TAP AIR PORTUGAL. You may also be able to find cheap deals on SWISS and Air Canada, with prices starting from C$ 713 and C$ 868, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Montreal to Zurich?

The most popular airlines flying from Montreal to Zurich are American Airlines, Air Canada and Air France. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Montreal to Zurich?

The cheapest flight price from Montreal to Zurich is C$ 1,078. On average you can expect to pay C$ 1,509. The most popular route, (Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl - Zurich), can usually be booked for C$ 686.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Zurich, Switzerland

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Zurich from Montreal?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Montreal to Zurich

Most visitors from Montreal need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Zurich.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Montreal must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 48 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Zurich.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Montreal are not required to quarantine after entering Zurich.

Documents
Entry Form - Travelers, including those in transit, must fill up an entry form before entering Switzerland. The form can be completed 48 hours before entry at the earliest. Children can be included in the form of an adult traveling with them.

Health Pass For Public Activity - Travelers aged 16 years and older must have proof of vaccination, recovery, or a negative test for COVID-19 in order to enter events, festivals, bars, restaurants, museums, and other venues and activities in Switzerland.

If you have been vaccinated, you can either show a Swiss COVID Certificate, EU Digital COVID Certificate, or a certificate that is compatible with the EU Digital Covid Certificate.

Travelers who have been vaccinated abroad with a vaccine approved by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and who are resident in or traveling to Switzerland are able to obtain a Swiss COVID certificate. This means that travelers who have been vaccinated abroad or have recovered abroad, such as tourists, can also participate in social activities in Switzerland. The documents can be submitted electronically. Currently, only the certificates of countries using the EU Digital COVID Certificate are compatible with the Swiss system.

You will be issued with the COVID certificate on the application on paper or as a PDF document with a QR code. With the COVID Certificate app, you can host your COVID certificate on your mobile device.

If you are unvaccinated, you must have a test, and if the result is negative you can then be issued with a COVID certificate.




Do I need a test to fly back to Montreal from Zurich?

Returning to Montreal from Zurich

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Zurich must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Montreal.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Zurich are not required to quarantine after entering Montreal.

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Destination information for Zurich

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Montreal to Zurich.
Today's exchange rate
C$ 1 = CHF 0.73
Average temperature for November in Zurich
7.0 °C
Avg rainfall for November in Zurich
78.0 mm

Airports servicing Montreal

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl (YUL)
Montreal St Hubert (YHU)

Airports servicing Zurich

Top 5 airlines flying from Montreal to Zurich

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Montreal to Zurich choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
C$ 776 C$ 1,297 No cancel fee 71%
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Delta
C$ 868 C$ 1,202 No cancel fee N/A
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SWISS
C$ 931 C$ 1,213 No cancel fee 79%
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Air Canada
C$ 933 C$ 1,215 No cancel fee 67%
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Icelandair
C$ 942 C$ 1,138 No cancel fee 76%
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Hourly flight availability from Montreal to Zurich

See what time of day planes typically take off from Montreal towards Zurich.
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Weekly flight availability
from Montreal to Zurich
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Montreal to Zurich.
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
0 flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights
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