The cheapest times to fly from ZRH to BHM are

  • January 8th to March 25th (except the week of March 12th)
  • April 23rd to June 17th (except the weeks of May 7th, May 21st, and June 4th)
  • October 8th to November 18th

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 ZRH to BHM is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $1429 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $623 for Tuesday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to Birmingham

Flying from Zurich (ZRH) to Birmingham, AL (BHM) will usually cost between $631 to $954 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $641. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $968. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $327 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $672 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ZRH to BHM flight.

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

ZRH to BHM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ZRH to BHM flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Zürich. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, 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. 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 $147 (14%) 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 $671. Return trip prices are from the BHM to ZRH 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 ZRH to BHM 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 35 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport to Zurich Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4779 miles or 7691 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ZRH to BHM flight is about 9 hour 35 minutes.

How many flights go between Zurich and Birmingham, AL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from ZRH to BHM.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeZRH
Origination airport nameZurich Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeBHM
Destination airport nameBirmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
CityBirmingham, AL
Countrythe United States


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