Average cost of trip to Switzerland
Accommodation, food, transport and entertainment costs in SwitzerlandUpdated Sept. 21, 2021
How much money are you going to need for your trip to Switzerland? You should plan to spend around Fr.358.24 ($394.09) per day on your trip to Switzerland for one person and Fr.452.87 ($498.18) for two when traveling. This budget includes accommodation costs for 2 adults in a good 4-star hotel (Fr.263.62 $290.00), lunch in a local restaurant, street food and drinks for a day (Fr.39.03 $42.94) and some entertainment (Fr.150.21 $165.24) for two. Find more about Switzerland travel budget in 2020 below.
How much will a one-week trip to Switzerland cost? The average one-week vacaction cost to Switzerland is around Fr.3,214.86 ($3,536.54) for one person and around Fr.4,215.30 ($4,637.09) for a couple including flights. January is the cheapest month to go to Switzerland.
💰 Is it expensive to visit Switzerland?
A lot of people want to visit Switzerland and wonder what the budget would be like. Like with any vacation, the cost depends on where you’re flying from, what kind of accommodations you’re looking for and what you want to see or how you want to spend time. We're colleting all these travel costs from other travellers just like you, so you can make a better estimate of the budget for a trip that matches your own preferences.
✈ Cost of flights to Switzerland from
How much does it cost to fly to Switzerland? High season for flights to Switzerland spans from July to August — prepare to pay $167.00 and more for your return flight to Switzerland. The period from September to November is considered the low season and the average fares for flights are generally cheaper: you can usually get a return flight for about $127.00 on average. And if you're lucky, you can even find a better deal!
🛏 Average prices for accommodation in Switzerland
How much do hotels charge per night in Switzerland? High season in Switzerland runs from September to December. One night in a mid-range hotel during these months costs around $137.00. Low season spans from June to August. You can get a room for a night for as low as $69.00. Some nice bargains are usually also available, especially at the higher end resorts.
3*, 4* Hotels. Double rooms in 3*, 4* Hotels cost around $151.17 per night, but prices can go up to -9% higher during high season.
AirBnB. Double rooms in AirBnB cost around $63.27 per night, but prices can go up to 116% higher during high season.
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🍲 Average prices for food and eating out in Switzerland
How much does food in Switzerland cost? The average cost of food and drinks in Switzerland is Fr.0.00 ($0.00) per day for one person. A sit-in dinner for two people would cost around Fr.52.30 ($57.53). Lunch in a mid-range cafe or restaurant would cost you something between the two.
How much do drinks cost? A bottle of water in Switzerland is around Fr.3.15 ($3.46). A soft drink is around Fr.3.82 ($4.20) when you buy it in a supermarket. A beer would cost you around Fr.5.62 ($6.18) when you buy it in a bar. Alcoholic cocktails in bars and night clubs are Fr.7.49 ($8.24) per cocktail.
|Type||Average Price||Add Your Input!|
|🥤 Soft Drink||Fr.3.82 ≈$4.20|
|💧 Bottle of Water||Fr.3.15 ≈$3.46|
|🥤 Soft Drink||—|
|🍺 Beer||Fr.5.62 ≈$6.18|
|🍹 Alcoholic Cocktail||Fr.7.49 ≈$8.24|
|🍽 Dinner for Two||Fr.52.30 ≈$57.53|
|🌯 Street Food||—|
|🍿 Local Snack||—|
|April 23, 2020||🍹 Alcoholic Cocktail||Fr.7.50 $8.25|
|April 23, 2020||💧 Bottle of Water||Fr.3.10 $3.41|
|April 23, 2020||🍽 Dinner for Two||Fr.40.00 $44.00|
|April 23, 2020||🍽 Dinner for Two||Fr.23.38 $25.72|
|April 23, 2020||🍽 Dinner for Two||Fr.93.50 $102.86|
|April 23, 2020||🍺 Beer||Fr.5.61 $6.17|
|April 23, 2020||🥤 Soft Drink||Fr.3.82 $4.20|
|April 23, 2020||💧 Bottle of Water||Fr.3.24 $3.56|
|April 20, 2020||🍹 Alcoholic Cocktail||Fr.7.50 $8.25|
|April 20, 2020||💧 Bottle of Water||Fr.3.10 $3.41|
🏛 Average prices for entertainment in Switzerland
What are the prices for entertainment and activities in Switzerland? Guided group tours are approximately Fr.195.82 ($215.41) per person. If you want to go on a guided tour and save some cash, try looking for free walking tours in Switzerland on Tripadvisor.
|🏰 Group Tour||Fr.195.82 ≈$215.41|
|🤹 Show or Theatre||Fr.35.23 ≈$38.76|
|🕺 Night Club||—|
|Added||Type of Entertainment of Activity||Price, CHF|
|April 23, 2020||🤹 Show or Theatre||Fr.44.00 $48.40|
|April 23, 2020||🏰 Group Tour||Fr.196.00 $215.61|
|April 23, 2020||🤹 Show or Theatre||Fr.17.76 $19.54|
|April 20, 2020||🏰 Group Tour||Fr.196.00 $215.61|
|April 20, 2020||🤹 Show or Theatre||Fr.44.00 $48.40|
🚌 Average prices for transport and car rentals in Switzerland
How much does airport transfer cost in Switzerland? The average cost of a 20-minute taxi ride is approximately Fr.12.52 ($13.77).
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|🚍 Airport Transfer||—|
|🚖 Taxi||Fr.12.52 ≈$13.77|
|🚉 Public Transport||Fr.7.91 ≈$8.70|
|🚉 Regular Car Rental, per day||—|
|🏍 Motorbike Rental, per day||—|
|Added||Type of Transport||Price, CHF|
|April 23, 2020||🚖 Taxi||Fr.17.00 $18.70|
|April 23, 2020||🚖 Taxi||Fr.3.60 $3.96|
|April 23, 2020||🚉 Public Transport||Fr.3.36 $3.70|
|April 23, 2020||🚉 Public Transport||Fr.3.40 $3.74|
|April 20, 2020||🚖 Taxi||Fr.17.00 $18.70|
|April 20, 2020||🚉 Public Transport||Fr.17.00 $18.70|
☀ Weather in Switzerland
The hottest season in Switzerland runs from May to September. The average temperature is around 23 °C. The rainy season is from May to December with average rainfall of 49mm.
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