The cheapest trains from Berlin to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 23 Sep

Cheapest

£52

Average

£90

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.

Cheapest
20:54Berlin Hbf11h32 08:26Zürich HB
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£521One-way
2nd Cheapest
22:29Berlin Hbf12h31 11:00Zürich HB
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£561One-way
2nd Cheapest
04:30Berlin Hbf8h30 13:00Zürich HB
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£561One-way
2nd Cheapest
21:28Berlin Hbf9h58 07:26Zürich HB
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£561One-way
2nd Cheapest
21:28Berlin Hbf11h37 09:05Zürich HB
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£561One-way

Timetable Berlin to Zurich

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thu, 23 Sep
00:20Berlin Hbf11h40 12:00Zürich HB
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04:30Berlin Hbf8h30 13:00Zürich HB
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04:30Berlin Hbf8h53 13:23Zürich HB
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06:01Berlin Hbf7h59 14:00Zürich HB
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06:30Berlin Hbf8h30 15:00Zürich HB
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06:30Berlin Hbf8h53 15:23Zürich HB
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07:46Berlin Hbf8h14 16:00Zürich HB
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08:05Berlin Hbf8h52 16:57Zürich HB
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08:30Berlin Hbf8h53 17:23Zürich HB
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08:30Berlin Hbf8h30 17:00Zürich HB
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09:33Berlin Hbf9h50 19:23Zürich HB
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09:46Berlin Hbf8h14 18:00Zürich HB
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10:05Berlin Hbf8h52 18:57Zürich HB
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10:30Berlin Hbf8h53 19:23Zürich HB
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10:30Berlin Hbf8h30 19:00Zürich HB
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11:46Berlin Hbf8h14 20:00Zürich HB
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12:05Berlin Hbf8h52 20:57Zürich HB
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12:30Berlin Hbf8h30 21:00Zürich HB
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12:30Berlin Hbf8h53 21:23Zürich HB
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13:46Berlin Hbf8h14 22:00Zürich HB
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14:05Berlin Hbf8h52 22:57Zürich HB
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14:30Berlin Hbf8h32 23:02Zürich HB
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14:30Berlin Hbf8h54 23:24Zürich HB
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14:30Berlin Hbf8h54 23:24Zürich HB
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15:46Berlin Hbf8h38 00:24Zürich HB
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16:30Berlin Hbf8h36 01:06Zürich HB
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16:30Berlin Hbf8h54 01:24Zürich HB
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17:34Berlin Hbf13h21 06:55Zürich HB
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20:54Berlin Hbf11h32 08:26Zürich HB
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21:28Berlin Hbf9h58 07:26Zürich HB
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21:28Berlin Hbf11h37 09:05Zürich HB
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22:29Berlin Hbf12h31 11:00Zürich HB
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22:29Berlin Hbf12h54 11:23Zürich HB
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Wed
22 Sep
£83Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
23 Sep
£52Deutsche Bahn
£38STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£76easyJet
Fri
24 Sep
£56Deutsche Bahn
£41STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£74easyJet
Sat
25 Sep
£27Deutsche Bahn
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£179Swiss
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26 Sep
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£38STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Mon
27 Sep
£29Deutsche Bahn
£34Flixbus
£84easyJet
Tue
28 Sep
£17Deutsche Bahn
£38STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£130Eurowings
Wed
29 Sep
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£166Eurowings
Thu
30 Sep
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£38STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£74easyJet
Fri
1 Oct
£52Deutsche Bahn
£38STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£55easyJet
Sat
2 Oct
£31Deutsche Bahn with connection
£35Flixbus
£164KLM
Sun
3 Oct
£52Deutsche Bahn
£39Flixbus
£132easyJet
Mon
4 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
£34Flixbus
£57easyJet
Tue
5 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
£38STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£94Eurowings
Wed
6 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
7 Oct
£27Deutsche Bahn
£38STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£54easyJet
Fri
8 Oct
£52Deutsche Bahn
£38STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£68easyJet
Sat
9 Oct
£29Deutsche Bahn
£32Flixbus
£147KLM
Sun
10 Oct
£52Deutsche Bahn
£35Flixbus
£113easyJet
Mon
11 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
£31Flixbus
£55easyJet
Tue
12 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
£38STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£85Eurowings

The fastest trains from Berlin to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 23 Sep

Fastest Journey

7 h 59 m

Average

9 h 22 m

Trains per day

33

Distance

670 km

It's difficult to get from Berlin to Zurich without changing at least once.

Fastest
06:01Berlin Hbf7h59 14:00Zürich HB
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£831One-way
2nd Fastest
11:46Berlin Hbf8h14 20:00Zürich HB
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£971One-way
2nd Fastest
09:46Berlin Hbf8h14 18:00Zürich HB
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£1681One-way
2nd Fastest
13:46Berlin Hbf8h14 22:00Zürich HB
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£971One-way
2nd Fastest
07:46Berlin Hbf8h14 16:00Zürich HB
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£831One-way

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Train Information to Zurich from Berlin

distanceDistance415 miles (670 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price£44 (€49)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche 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.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn between Berlin and Zurich

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.

Deutsche Bahn

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

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Berlin to Zurich
Travel by train to Zurich easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Berlin to Zurich.
FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Zurich, Switzerland if I'm coming from Berlin, Germany by train?

Travel between Berlin, Germany and Zurich, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Switzerland from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Berlin?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

All travellers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

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.

Are there restrictions on returning to Germany from Switzerland by train?

Return travel from Switzerland to Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Berlin from Zurich?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Zurich?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Berlin, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

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.

How much do cheap trains from Berlin to Zurich cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Berlin to Zurich to cost as little as £17  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Berlin to Zurich?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Zurich from Berlin is £44  one way.
What is the distance by train from Berlin to Zurich?
The Berlin to Zurich train distance is approximately 415 miles (670 km).
How long does it take from Berlin to Zurich by train?
On average the train from Berlin to Zurich duration is 9 h 58 min  for the 415 miles (670 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Berlin to Zurich do I depart from? Which Zurich train station from Berlin do I arrive in?

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.

Where is the train station in Berlin to go to Zurich? Where is the train station in Zurich located?

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.

Which train providers should I travel with from Berlin to Zurich?
For the route from Berlin to Zurich you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Nightjet, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ÖBB | ICE. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Berlin to Zurich on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many train services are there between Berlin and Zurich a day?
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Berlin to Zurich. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Berlin to Zurich? When is the last train from Berlin to Zurich?
The earliest train departing from Berlin to Zurich leaves at 18: 54. The last train departing from Berlin to Zurich leaves at 22: 27. You can find the latest Berlin to Zurich train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase train tickets to Zurich from Berlin to score the best deals?
You can find a train between Berlin and Zurich to cost on average £44 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Berlin to Zurich train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Berlin
Zurich
Berlin Ostbahnhof
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