Zürich Airport

LSZH · Zurich, Switzerland

About Zürich Airport

FIR Switzerland FIR
Region Zurich
Country Switzerland
Runways 10/28
Type Large airport
Timezone Zurich (+2 h)
Local time May 31, 2023 12:59
Coordinates (ARP) 47.45806, 8.54806   472729N 0083253E
Coordinates (Center) 47.46399, 8.54976   472750N 0083259E
Variation 3.3° E (2023)

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 05:33 and sets at 21:13. 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

Go to Vliegles.nl to find flying lessons, skydives and other flying experiences. Browse the page for all available activities near Zürich Airport. You can also use the search function to find specific flying lessons, skydives or other flying experiences near your place.

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


Flying schools

Add company


ID True Heading Magnetic Heading Latitude Longitude Approx. length
16 155° 151° 47.4493 8.5541 3,242 m
34 335° 331° 47.4757 8.5359
14 137° 133° 47.4613 8.5645 3,147 m
32 317° 313° 47.4821 8.5361
10 096° 092° 47.4566 8.5705 2,492 m
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. Runway lengths are calculated as the distance between the coordinates of the runway ends. Magnetic headings are calculated from true headings using the WMM 2020 model.

For more information about Zürich Airport (LSZH) visit aerodromes.org/LSZH

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°

We and third parties follow your internet behavior on our website with cookies. If you continue, we assume you agree with our cookie policy.