The cheapest times to fly from ZRH to LWB are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • April 23rd to June 24th
  • October 29th 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 LWB is mid May. Prices can be as high as $1451 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $830 for Wednesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Lewisburg

Flying from Zurich (ZRH) to Lewisburg, WV (LWB) will usually cost between $834 to $1116 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $841. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1289. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $448 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $876 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ZRH to LWB flight.

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

ZRH to LWB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ZRH to LWB flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Zürich. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LWB, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into ZRH. Fridays 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 $100 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $909. Return trip prices are from the LWB 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 LWB can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 45 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from ZRH to LWB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Charlottesville Albemarle Airport (CHO) in Charlottesville, VA

  • 108 miles (174 km) away from LWB
  • Usually 30.94% less expensive than LWB
  • 1-layover flights available

See ZRH to CHO flights

Destination alternative #2: Roanoke Blacksburg Regional Woodrum Field Airport (ROA) in Roanoke, VA

  • 44 miles (71 km) away from LWB
  • Usually 23.63% less expensive than LWB
  • 1-layover flights available

See ZRH to ROA flights

Destination alternative #3: Lynchburg Regional/Preston Glenn Field Airport (LYH) in Lynchburg, VA

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from LWB
  • Usually 23.40% less expensive than LWB
  • 2-layover flights available

See ZRH to LYH flights

Destination alternative #4: Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO) in Greensboro/High Point, NC

  • 124 miles (200 km) away from LWB
  • Usually 12.56% less expensive than LWB
  • 1-layover flights available

See ZRH to GSO flights


Flight Hacking ZRH to LWB

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 ZRH to LWB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Washington, DC (ZRH > IAD > LWB)

  • Price for both tickets: $725
  • Average savings: $151 (17.24%)

See ZRH to ORD flights

Hack #2: Chicago, IL (ZRH > ORD > LWB)

  • Price for both tickets: $744
  • Average savings: $132 (15.07%)

See ZRH to IAD flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $761
  • Average savings: $116 (13.18%)

See ZRH to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Finnair, Iberia, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Greenbrier Valley Airport to Zurich Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4316 miles or 6946 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ZRH to LWB flight is about 8 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Zurich and Lewisburg, WV?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from ZRH to LWB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code LWB
Destination airport name Greenbrier Valley Airport
City Lewisburg, WV
Country the United States
Latitude 37.9
Longitude -80.4


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