Dropping off and picking up passengers
Zurich Airport offers various waiting and parking options for drivers picking up or dropping off people at the airport. See below for information on the different options and prices.
Check-in 1 & 2
Passengers can be dropped off free of charge for the first five minutes in the Check-in 1/2 zone. After five minutes CHF 1 per minute will be charged.
The stopping zones for Check-in 1 and Check-in 2 are signposted. Passengers using Check-in 3 are advised to park in car park P3.
Arrival 1 & 2 / Picking up
The lower curbside level offers a convenient short-term parking option Arrival 1 & 2 for picking up passengers directly in front of the arrival halls. (Please see the following table of charges)
Short-term parking charges Arrival 1 & 2
|0 - 15 mins.
(transit subject to a charge)
|Up to 30 min.||10.-|
|Up to 45 min.||15.-|
|Up to 60 min.||20.-|
|Each additional hour||10.-|
For longer stays e.g. when accompanying passengers, you can use car parks P1 (Check-in 1/Arrival 1), P2 (Check-in 2/Arrival 2) and P3 (Check-in 3).
Parking for taller vehicles
Parking spaces are available for vehicles which are taller than 2 metres. Please note the information in the document entitled.
Please note that Zurich Airport does not have its own street address. Navigation systems in cars have a function that allows you to enter points of interest (POI) such as airports, multi-storey car parks, train stations, etc. Choose within the POI “airports” and simply enter Zurich Airport.
Furthermore, driving directions to Zurich Airport are very well displayed.