Zurich International Airport is a 15 minute train ride from Zurich main station (Zurich Hauptbahnhof, Zurich HB). Trains leave directly from the airport every few minutes. Online timetables and ticketing are available at the Swiss Railway (SBB) website.
The Volkshaus is easy to reach by public transportation from the airport and main station as well as other locations in the city (Tram/Bus Stop: Helvetiaplatz). Online timetables for public transportation are available on the Zurich public transportation (ZVV) website.
Please refer to the Venues page for maps and links to directions.
Zurich taxis are available at the airport, in front of the main station, and at numerous other locations in town. The taxi fare between the Volkshaus and Zurich airport is about CHF 60. We recommend these taxi services:
Taxi 444: (0041) 044 444 44 44
Taxi 7x7: (0041) 044 777 77 77
Please note that tickets cannot be purchased on board the trains and trams. Tickets can be purchased online, at ticket counters or booths (look for the "Hier Tickets" sign), or from ticket machines at stations and tram/bus stops. The ticket machines accept Swiss bank notes and coins and all major credit and debit cards. Travel on public transportation without a valid ticket is subject to a fine of CHF 100. Tickets for the Zurich's public transportation network are valid for travel on all available forms of transport – including trams, buses, trains, boats, and funiculars – within the city limits.