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Considered as one of the 10 largest airports in all of Europe, the Zurich Airport is located 11 kms from Kloten. The airport is known as the headquarters of SwissAir, the Swiss National Airline. The airport serves as a principal gateway for arrivals of tourists who wish to explore Switzerland.
Those who want to see the sights of Kloten downtown can get information from the two tourist desks. Advice on the different nearby tourist destinations, free maps, hotel reservation boards and touch screen information system are available daily. If you are new to the Kloten area, it is best that you withdraw money from ATMs at the airport but there are also some money changing stations in the train station below the airport.
The subterranean trainstation is located beneath Terminal B, and is the most preferred way of travelling to and from the airport. Trains usually depart 4 to 7 hours hourly heading towards the city's main station. You can get almost anywhere in Switzerland through the train system. If you want a more comfortable travel, you can opt for a hotel bus service, taxis or car rental.
Three of the highest rated hotels in Kloten are Hotel Allegra, Fly Away and Welcome Inn Hotel. Those who want to experience a gastronomic delight can go to the best restaurants such as Red Lion, Geerlisburg, Ristorante Giovanni and Tres Amigos to name a few. Some of the nearby tourist destinations include the Zoo Zurich, Swiss National Museum, and the Zurich Opera House.