The cheapest times to fly from PWM to ZRH are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • October 1st 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 PWM to ZRH is early December. Prices can be as high as $1445 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $797 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Zürich

Flying from Portland, ME (PWM) to Zurich (ZRH) will usually cost between $809 to $1263 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $845. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1243. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $397 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1051 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PWM to ZRH flight.

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

PWM to ZRH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PWM to ZRH flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Portland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $125 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $970. Return trip prices are from the ZRH to PWM 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 PWM 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 7 hour 34 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking PWM 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 PWM to ZRH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (PWM > JFK > ZRH)

  • Price for both tickets: $672
  • Average savings: $379 (36.03%)

See PWM to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (PWM > LGA > ZRH)

  • Price for both tickets: $693
  • Average savings: $358 (34.03%)

See PWM to LGA flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (PWM > EWR > ZRH)

  • Price for both tickets: $740
  • Average savings: $311 (29.56%)

See PWM to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Cape Air, Delta, KLM, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Zurich Airport to Portland International Jetport Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3655 miles or 5882 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PWM to ZRH flight is about 7 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Portland, ME and Zurich?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from PWM to ZRH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePWM
Origination airport namePortland International Jetport Airport
CityPortland, ME
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeZRH
Destination airport nameZurich Airport


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