Zurich is the largest city in Switzerland. The city hosts the Swiss financial centre, the stock exchange and many international companies such as the FIFA. Parking on-street is hardly possible. Visitors are advised to park in one of the car parks in the centre.
On-street parking in Zurich
Parking spaces is the city centre of Zurich are preliminary for residents with permits. However, in the white zones there are still a few parking places with parking meters for short stays. Paid parking is set from 08.00 hours till 19.00 hours. Parking is limited from 30 minutes to 2–4 hours. Rate : CHF 1.50 per 30 min.
Parking ZOO Zurich
Cheap parking is available in the vincinity of the Zurich Zoo : paid parking from 08.00-19.00 hours. The maximum parking duration on Monday to Saturday is six hours, on Sunday and public holidays eight hours. The daily maximum is CHF 15,-
Parking in the blue zones Zurich
With the international blue parking disc you are allowed to park 1-1,5 hour for free in the residents areas in the blue zones on Monday-Saturday between 08.00-19.00 hours. Visitors can buy up to 10 day permits for this zone at the cost of CHF 15.00 per day.
Available via internet : www.parkkarten.ch.
Zurich offers cheap parking on the P+R's near train and bus stations. Parking rate is CHF 4.00 to CHF 6.00 per day for travellers on public transports. Normal day rate is CHF 12.00.
Car parks in Zurich
Unlimited parking is set to the car parks in the city centre. Informations boardings along the main roads inform you about the capacity and the way to the parking houses. Parking rates : € 2.00-3.00/hour. Read more
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