The cheapest times to fly from MEM to ZRH are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • September 17th to December 16th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from MEM to ZRH is early November. Prices can be as high as $1497 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $844 for Monday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Zürich

Flying from Memphis, TN (MEM) to Zurich (ZRH) will usually cost between $883 to $1342 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $928. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1370. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $441 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1113 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MEM to ZRH flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MEM to ZRH route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

MEM to ZRH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MEM to ZRH flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Memphis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ZRH, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into MEM. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $123 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1024. Return trip prices are from the ZRH to MEM flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MEM to ZRH can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 42 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MEM to ZRH

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from MEM to ZRH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (MEM > LGA > ZRH)

  • Price for both tickets: $752
  • Average savings: $361 (32.43%)

See MEM to LGA flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (MEM > EWR > ZRH)

  • Price for both tickets: $771
  • Average savings: $343 (30.77%)

See MEM to EWR flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (MEM > JFK > ZRH)

  • Price for both tickets: $786
  • Average savings: $327 (29.38%)

See MEM to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MEM to ZRH? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Zurich Airport to Memphis International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4840 miles or 7789 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MEM to ZRH?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MEM to ZRH flight is about 9 hour 42 minutes.

How many flights go between Memphis, TN and Zurich?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 90 available flights from MEM to ZRH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MEM
Origination airport name Memphis International Airport
City Memphis, TN
Country the United States
Latitude 35
Longitude -90

Return Airport

Destination code ZRH
Destination airport name Zurich Airport
City Zurich
Country Switzerland
Latitude 47.5
Longitude 8.6


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