The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Berlin to Zurich will cost around £ 90 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 52.
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7 h 59 m
9 h 22 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Berlin to Zurich without changing at least once.
|Distance||415 miles (670 km)|
|Average train duration||9 h 58 min|
|Average train ticket price||£44 (€49)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Nightjet, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ÖBB | ICE|
Trains from Berlin to Zurich cover the 415 miles (670 km) long journey taking on average 9 h 58 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Nightjet, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ÖBB | ICE. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £17, but the average price of train tickets is £44. Travellers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Zürich HB.
You can travel by train between Berlin and Zurich with Deutsche Bahn for as low as £17. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Travel 415 miles (670 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) from Berlin to Zurich. Check the DB train timetable for your trip from Berlin to Zurich on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Berlin to Zurich you can pay as low as £17.
Deutsche Bahn is the main operator of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.
DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, toilets are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Operator ticket policies for COVID
Travel between Berlin, Germany and Zurich, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 20/09/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Berlin to Zurich as this information can change.
Return travel from Switzerland to Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 21/09/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Berlin from Zurich.
When taking the train from Berlin to Zurich, you can choose to depart from train stations like Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. Your trip can end in train stations such as Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Zürich HB.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Berlin Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Zurich most often arrive at Zürich HB and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city centre.
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