We recommend going to the Hönggerberg campus on public transportation. Getting there takes approximately 30 minutes from both the airport as the city center of Zürich.
The public transportation system in Zürich and the surrounding area - in fact most of Switzerland - is densely developed, generally reliable and offers a host of connections to almost everywhere. Like anything with a wide offer, it comes with the agony of choice. To ease the pain, we show the most common routes, how to obtain tickets and the „good-to-know“ stuff below:
There is some „good-to-know“ stuff when travelling on public transportation in Switzerland, especially in the Zürich area. If not sure then please do not hesitate to ask the organising committee your questions (contacts see here). We will keep updating this page following questions, so you may want to check again later and/or shortly before coming to the EMWT® 20.
Ticketing: The following points you might want to be aware of.
Getting around on public transportation: The following points you might want to be aware of.
To help get onto the public transportation system more easily, the official publication sites for the relevant maps are linked below. Furthermore two edited maps are provided below. On those you will find the stations and routes mentioned above marked in red (rectangles / arrows) to give you a sense of orientation.
The original maps of the zones are all found here.
Overview of the ZVV tariff zones, with the locations mentioned above marked (as far as shown this scale).
The original maps of the network are all found here.
Overview of the full network of the City of Zürich with the locations mentioned above marked (as far as shown on this map).
When coming to the EMWT® 20 by car we recommend you leave your car at your accommodation and take public transportation to the ETH Hönggerberg campus as described above. There is some car parking available on the campus though. If you prefer to get there by car, please check the ETHZ campus information site for more references and where to find it.