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Washington DC and Zurich time difference is 6 hours


You should keep in mind that these two cities are in two different time zones. Zurich time is 6 hours ahead of Washington DC time, so if you are located in Washington DC 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 (Washington DC time).

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Time difference comparison

12 am Washington DC6am Zurich
1 am Washington DC7am Zurich
2 am Washington DC8am Zurich
3 am Washington DC9am Zurich
4 am Washington DC10am Zurich
5 am Washington DC11am Zurich
6 am Washington DC12pm Zurich
7 am Washington DC1pm Zurich
8 am Washington DC2pm Zurich
9 am Washington DC3pm Zurich
10 am Washington DC4pm Zurich
11 am Washington DC5pm Zurich
12 pm Washington DC6pm Zurich
1 pm Washington DC7pm Zurich
2 pm Washington DC8pm Zurich
3 pm Washington DC9pm Zurich
4 pm Washington DC10pm Zurich
5 pm Washington DC11pm Zurich
6 pm Washington DC12am next day Zurich
7 pm Washington DC1am next day Zurich
8 pm Washington DC2am next day Zurich
9 pm Washington DC3am next day Zurich
10 pm Washington DC4am next day Zurich
11 pm Washington DC5am next day Zurich

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

Change of time difference between Washington DC and Zurich

Date Time difference
08 March 2020 to
29 March 2020 (DST begins in Zurich)
5 hours
29 March 2020 to
25 October 2020 (DST ends in Zurich)
6 hours
25 October 2020 to
01 November 2020 (DST ends in Washington DC)
5 hours
Washington DC sunrise sunset
Zurich sunrise sunset

Time difference between EDT (Eastern Daylight Time) and CEST (Central European Summer Time) is 6 hours

Washington DC - USA

  • Time zone: EDT - Eastern Daylight Time
  • Time zone offset: UTC/GMT -4
  • DST started on: 08 March 2020
  • DST will end on: 01 November 2020
    When Daylight Saving Time ends, the time zone in Washington DC will return to EST (Eastern Standard 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).