Zürich Airport

LSZH · Zurich, Switzerland

About Zürich Airport

FIR Switzerland FIR
Region Zurich
Country Switzerland
Runways 10/28
Type Large airport
Coordinates (ARP) 47.45806, 8.54806   472729N 0083253E
Coordinates (Center) 47.46399, 8.54976   472750N 0083259E
Variation 3.4° E (2023)
Timezone Zurich (+2 h)
Local time Oct 4, 2023 20:45


ID True Heading Magnetic Heading Length Width Surface Latitude Longitude
16 155° 151° 3,700 m 60 m Concrete 47.4493 8.5541
34 335° 331° 47.4757 8.5359
14 137° 133° 3,300 m 60 m Concrete 47.4613 8.5645
32 317° 313° 47.4821 8.5361
10 096° 092° 2,500 m 60 m Concrete 47.4566 8.5705
28 276° 272° 47.4589 8.5375

Do not use for flight planning.
True headings and the coordinates of runway ends may be an estimation. Magnetic headings are calculated from true headings using the WMM 2020 model.

Zürich Airport

Zürich Airport is a large airport in Zurich, Switzerland. The airport is located at latitude 47.46399 and longitude 8.54976. The airport has 3 runways: 16/34, 14/32 and 10/28. The ICAO airport code of this field is LSZH. The airport's IATA code is ZRH. Nearby other airfields are Dübendorf Air Base, Winterthur Airport, Flugplatz Speck-Fehraltorf, Flugplatz Birrfeld and Flugplatz Hausen am Albis.

Zürich Airport publishes a METAR. The flight information region (FIR) is Switzerland.

Zürich Airport is in the timezone of Europe/Zurich. Difference with UTC is +2 h. Today the sun rises at 07:28 and sets at 19:00. This applies to Zürich Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +2 hour. Daylight saving time is currently in progress.

Things to do at this airport

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On this airport you can find flying schools. Companies on this airport are MFGZ Motorfluggruppe Zürich and EFOS Flight.


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Nearby airports

Airport ID Distance Direction
Universitaetsspital Zuerich LSHZ 9.7 km 179°
Dübendorf Air Base LSMD 10 km 135°
Kispizh Kinderspital Zuerich LSHJ 10 km 176°
Kantonsspital Winterthur LSHW 14 km 070°
Winterthur Airport LSPH 18 km 071°
Flugplatz Speck-Fehraltorf LSZK 18 km 121°
Flugplatz Birrfeld LSZF 24 km 264°
Bohlhof Glider Field DE-0300 24 km 329°
Würenlingen Heliport LSXW 24 km 289°

Navigational aids

Name Ident Type Distance Direction
Kloten KLO VOR-DME 0.8 km 202°
Zurich East ZUE VOR-DME 25 km 054°