Santiago and Zurich time difference is 6 hours


Time in Santiago


Mon, May 25th (UTC -4)
Time in Zurich


Mon, May 25th (UTC +2)

You should keep in mind that these two cities are in two different time zones. Zurich time is 6 hours ahead of Santiago time, so if you are located in Santiago and would like to make a phone call to or have a video chat with someone in Zurich, the convenient time for both you and the other party is 9am to 11am (Santiago time).


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Time difference comparison

12 am Santiago6am Zurich
1 am Santiago7am Zurich
2 am Santiago8am Zurich
3 am Santiago9am Zurich
4 am Santiago10am Zurich
5 am Santiago11am Zurich
6 am Santiago12pm Zurich
7 am Santiago1pm Zurich
8 am Santiago2pm Zurich
9 am Santiago3pm Zurich
10 am Santiago4pm Zurich
11 am Santiago5pm Zurich
12 pm Santiago6pm Zurich
1 pm Santiago7pm Zurich
2 pm Santiago8pm Zurich
3 pm Santiago9pm Zurich
4 pm Santiago10pm Zurich
5 pm Santiago11pm Zurich
6 pm Santiago12am next day Zurich
7 pm Santiago1am next day Zurich
8 pm Santiago2am next day Zurich
9 pm Santiago3am next day Zurich
10 pm Santiago4am next day Zurich
11 pm Santiago5am next day Zurich

The hours shown in blue color are the usual 9 am to 5 pm business hours.



Change of time difference between Santiago and Zurich

Date Time difference
08 September 2019 to
29 March 2020 (DST begins in Zurich)
4 hours
29 March 2020 to
05 April 2020 (DST ends in Santiago)
5 hours
05 April 2020 to
25 October 2020 (DST ends in Zurich)
6 hours

Time difference between CLT (Chile Standard Time) and CEST (Central European Summer Time) is 6 hours



Santiago - Chile

  • Time zone: CLT - Chile Standard Time
  • Time zone offset: UTC/GMT -4
  • DST started on: 08 September 2019
  • DST ended on: 05 April 2020
    When Daylight Saving Time is observed, the time zone in Santiago changes to CLST (Chile Summer Time).


Zurich - Switzerland

  • Time zone: CEST - Central European Summer Time
  • Time zone offset: UTC/GMT +2
  • DST started on: 29 March 2020
  • DST will end on: 25 October 2020
    When Daylight Saving Time ends, the time zone in Zurich will return to CET (Central European Time).