The cheapest times to fly from SCQ to ZRH are

  • January 8th to February 18th
  • March 5th to March 25th (except the week of March 12th)
  • April 16th to June 10th
  • September 3rd to November 25th (except the weeks of September 24th and October 29th)

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 SCQ to ZRH is early June. Prices can be as high as $508 for Sunday flights during early January, or as low as $70 for Tuesday flights around early June.


When to Fly to Zürich

Flying from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Zurich (ZRH) will usually cost between $122 to $331 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early June with an average ticket price of $160. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $334. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $174 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $189 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SCQ to ZRH flight.

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

SCQ to ZRH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SCQ to ZRH flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Santiago de Compostela. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $92 (36%) 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 $165. Return trip prices are from the ZRH to SCQ 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 SCQ to ZRH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 34 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from SCQ to ZRH while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Euro Airport (BSL) in Mulhouse

  • 48 miles (77 km) away from ZRH
  • Usually 10.05% less expensive than ZRH
  • Nonstop flights available

See SCQ to BSL flights

Destination alternative #2: Geneva Airport (GVA) in Geneva

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from ZRH
  • Usually 6.61% less expensive than ZRH
  • Nonstop flights available

See SCQ to GVA flights

Destination alternative #3: Malpensa Airport (MXP) in Milan

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from ZRH
  • Usually 1.59% less expensive than ZRH
  • Nonstop flights available

See SCQ to MXP flights


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

Hack #1: Madrid (SCQ > MAD > ZRH)

  • Price for both tickets: $176
  • Average savings: $13 (6.88%)

See SCQ to flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Europa, Air France, American, British Airways, Iberia, JAL, Lufthansa, SWISS, Vueling, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Zurich Airport to Santiago Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 882 miles or 1419 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SCQ to ZRH flight is about 2 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Santiago de Compostela and Zurich?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 36 available flights from SCQ to ZRH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SCQ
Origination airport name Santiago Airport
City Santiago de Compostela
Country Spain
Latitude 42.9
Longitude -8.4

Return Airport

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


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