Zurich Tourism Convention Bureau

Convention center4,000 sq. m
Guest Rooms17,000
Guest rooms at 1 hotel365 guest rooms
Special event venues80
Average room rateCHF180.00
Daily food costCHF100.00
Occupancy rate
Tax rate3.8%

Zurich Tourism Convention Bureau


Why Choose Our Destination?

Lake breezes, panoramic views of the Alps and the added bonus of a top quality of life characterize Zürich, Switzerland’s center of culture and business. Thanks to its international airport, Zürich is linked directly with more than 170 destinations all over the world. The transfer from the airport to Zürich Main Station, the European rail hub right in the city center, is a mere ten-minute train ride. Zürich is exceptional for its security, cleanliness and unique concentration of cultural, shopping and nightlife facilities –a perfect host region for your meetings, conventions and seminars. Zürich is a city that has been a well established destination for the last decades and still is one of the big players regarding meetings & events. However in the last few years this charming historic city has developed into something more than just a city with a high quality of life! The metropolis, located right at Lake Zurich is teeming with new and exciting venues, hotels and a very active night life which has pulled more and more meeting planners to the city who are in need of fresh ideas! A Mediterranean flair has found its way into Swiss hearts and produces a new life style which is noticeable throughout the city! The numerous bars along the lake and the river, the new and hip district Zurich West and the many galleries and night clubs are all a witness to this quite recent development. The meeting industry benefits from all of these developments as many new locations have been opened and will open in the next few years. One thing though will never change in this city. The perfect combination of an unbeatable infrastructure (170 direct flight destinations, only 10 min from airport to the inner city, 15.000 hotel rooms) and the beauty of the historic city embedded in the scenery of the lake and Alps. Zürich at a glance .. Hub Zurich Airport: Over 170 direct flight destinations .. 15.000 hotel rooms .. 10 min by train from airport to inner city .. Walkable and safe city .. Perfect meeting size: 50 – 1200 persons .. Economic centre of Switzerland

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Distance from airport

  • Zürich Airport

    13 km from city center

  • Basel Airport

    90 km from city center


Local Attractions

Universities in Zurich

1 km away
With two internationally renowned universities Zurich is one of the key training locations in Switzerland. ETH Zürich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology) Today around 18,000 people study at the ETH, which has developed into one of the leading universities in the world with a focus on technology and natural sciences and a proven track record in research. More than 21 Nobel Prize winners are connected to the ETH, including individuals such as Albert Einstein and Wilhelm Konrad Röntgen. University of Zurich With 26,000 students, the University of Zurich is the largest university in Switzerland. Its 4'000 lecturers in approximately 140 institutes ensure the widest range of academic courses of any Swiss university. The University of Zurich enjoys international renown thanks to research successes in molecular biology, brain research and anthropology, in particular, as well as the activities carried out in the university and veterinary hospitals.
Rämistrasse 62 – 101
Zurich, CH 8001

Opera House

1 km away
The Zurich Opera House is the smallest of the world's large opera houses with approximately 1,100 seats. The extremely varied program features popular plays, renowned singers as well as frequent premieres, performances for children and ballets. The Zurich Opera House is one of the best in the world. In 2014, it was awarded Best Opera Company of the Year at the International Opera Awards. 250 performances take place every year featuring international stars such as Cecilia Bartoli, Diana Damrau, Joyce DiDonato, Anna Netrebko, Emily Magee, Nina Stemme, Stephen Gould, René Pape, Matti Salminen, Klaus Florian Vogt as well as Conductors like Marco Armiliato, Fabio Luisi, Carlo Rizzi and many more.
Falkenstrasse 1
Zürich, CH 8008

Nightlife Zurich

For Night Owls and Dance Fans Zurich has the highest density of clubs and bars in Switzerland. Its Western district is particularly popular among partygoers.
Zürich, CH 8000


1 km away
The Kunsthaus Zurich (art museum) is a must for all art enthusiasts with one of the most important modern art collections in Zurich and various temporary exhibitions.
Heimplatz 1
Zürich, CH 8001

FIFA World Football Museum

2 km away
The FIFA World Football Museum is an interactive experience world for people of all ages, and is guaranteed to get all football fans’ pulses racing.
Seestrasse 27
Zürich, CH 8002

Zurich Airport

10 km away
An international airport, excellent train connections and a well developed road network make Zurich the ideal location for convenient arrivals from around the world.
Zürich, CH 8058


3 km away
Zurich Zoo & Masoala Rainforest – an Excursion into the Animal Kingdom Home to more than 350 animal species, Zurich Zoo is a must for all animal lovers. It shows the incredible diversity of wildlife within a small area.
Zürichbergstrasse 221
Zürich, CH 8044

Lake Zurich

Historical landmark
1 km away
Lake Zurich was once above all a transport route. Today, it is a popular excursion point for swimming, boating or having a picnic on the lake's banks. The Lake Zurich Navigation Company offers numerous tours on Lake Zurich daily in the summer: short tours to Thalwil and Erlenbach (1.5 hours), longer tours all the way to Richterswil (2.5 hours) and long tours to Rapperswil (4 hours). In winter, several small and a large round trip every day are on the schedule. For groups you can rent differently sized boats and take your guests to quaint little villages along the lake for a banquet, a chocolate factory tour, a beer brewing workshop and many more activities.
Zürich, CH 8000


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The Zurich Convention Bureau offers free of charge services and assists you in finding your way around the destination! We help you with: - Venue finding - Bidding documents - Hotel room allotments - Site inspections - Advertising material

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