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.
This is the last train of the day.
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8 h 14 m
9 h 47 m
Trains per day
Of the 39 trains that leave Berlin for Zurich every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average train duration||8 h 38 min|
|Average train ticket price||£92 (€105)|
|Train frequency||14 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train companies||ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB | ICE, Flixbus, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Berlin to Zurich cover the 415 miles long route taking on average 8 h 38 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB | ICE, Flixbus, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £61, but the average price of train tickets is £92. Travellers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Zürich HB.
Deutsche Bahn, FlixBus and ÖBB Nightjet trains will get you to Zurich from Berlin from £61. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Berlin to Zurich. 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, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Berlin to Zurich train information with Deutsche Bahn:
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost train operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance train services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight trains on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long train journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
Save time and money by searching for and booking your ÖBB Nightjet train between Berlin and Zurich online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest ÖBB Nightjet train to Zurich from Berlin, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current ÖBB Nightjet train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 415 miles (670 km) journey to Zurich from Berlin as well as ticket information for the train (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains from Berlin to Zurich, you can check straight away if the ÖBB Nightjet ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official ÖBB Nightjet Berlin to Zurich train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!
Berlin to Zurich train information with ÖBB Nightjet:
Travel between Berlin, Germany and Zurich, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 03/08/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Berlin and Zurich before travelling.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Zurich to Berlin is: Fully open
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 07/08/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Zurich to Berlin train here.
When taking a train from Berlin, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. When you arrive in Zurich, your train can arrive in train stations including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Berlin Hbf to Zürich HB.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Berlin Hbf and travel around 3.5 miles (5.6 km) from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Zürich HB and need to travel approximately 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the train station to the city centre in Zurich.
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