The cheapest times to fly from VAR to ZRH are

  • February 5th to March 25th
  • May 7th to June 10th
  • September 10th to December 9th

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 VAR to ZRH is early November. Prices can be as high as $559 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $252 for Thursday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Zürich

Flying from Varna (VAR) to Zurich (ZRH) will usually cost between $281 to $373 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 $279. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $381. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $102 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $294 can be considered a good price for a round-trip VAR to ZRH flight.

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

VAR to ZRH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the VAR to ZRH flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Varna. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ZRH, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into VAR. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Zürich, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Varna. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $28 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $296. Return trip prices are from the ZRH to VAR 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 VAR 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 44 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 VAR to ZRH while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Stuttgart Airport (STR) in Stuttgart

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from ZRH
  • Usually 39.80% less expensive than ZRH
  • Nonstop flights available

See VAR to STR flights

Destination alternative #2: Memmingen Airport (FMM) in Memmingen

  • 87 miles (140 km) away from ZRH
  • Usually 33.33% less expensive than ZRH
  • Nonstop flights available

See VAR to FMM flights


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

Hack #1: Cologne (VAR > CGN > ZRH)

  • Price for both tickets: $274
  • Average savings: $21 (6.97%)

See VAR to VIE flights

Hack #2: Vienna (VAR > VIE > ZRH)

  • Price for both tickets: $280
  • Average savings: $14 (4.76%)

See VAR to CGN flights

Hack #3: Stuttgart (VAR > STR > ZRH)

  • Price for both tickets: $285
  • Average savings: $10 (3.23%)

See VAR to STR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Adria, Aegean, Air France, Air Serbia, Alitalia, Asiana, Austrian, BH Air, Brussels Airlines, Bulgaria Air, Cyprus Airways, Eurowings, LOT, Lufthansa, Luxair, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 977 miles or 1572 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop VAR to ZRH flight is about 2 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Varna and Zurich?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from VAR to ZRH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code VAR
Origination airport name Varna Airport
City Varna
Country Bulgaria
Latitude 43.2
Longitude 27.8

Return Airport

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


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