16 bus and Postbus routes connect the main municipalities in the Glatt valley, Zürcher Unterland and Zurich Oerlikon regions to the airport. Departures range from every 10 minutes to hourly.
The covered bus terminal at Zurich Airport is the largest in Switzerland and has direct access to the check-in areas and the Airport Center.
Glattalbahn tram service
The no. 10 tram runs every 7 1/2 or 15 minutes directly from the airport to Zurich's main railway station via Glattpark, Oerlikon and Irchel.
The no. 12 tram runs from the airport to Stettbach station via Glattbrugg and Wallisellen station. It runs every 15 minutes and offers many interchange options for destinations across the network. The no. 12 tram provides a fast, comfortable and inexpensive service through the Glatt valley. One ticket for Zone 121 is all you need for the whole of the no. 12 tram route.
You can quickly find the best connection using the ZVV's online timetable.