Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Berlin

Showing times and prices for 25 Jan

Cheapest

£38

Average

£72

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 Zurich to Berlin will cost around £ 72 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 38.

Cheapest
20:07Zürich HB11h51 07:58Berlin Hbf
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£381One-way
2nd Cheapest
19:59Zürich HB11h39 07:38Berlin Hbf
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£471One-way
08:59Zürich HB8h28 17:27Berlin Hbf
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£541One-way
12:59Zürich HB8h28 21:27Berlin Hbf
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£541One-way
00:08Zürich HB12h21 12:29Berlin Hbf
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£541One-way

Train schedule Zurich to Berlin

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00:08Zürich HB12h21 12:29Berlin Hbf
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00:08Zürich HB13h19 13:27Berlin Hbf
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00:08Zürich HB12h06 12:14Berlin Hbf
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05:59Zürich HB8h15 14:14Berlin Hbf
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06:37Zürich HB8h50 15:27Berlin Hbf
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06:59Zürich HB8h28 15:27Berlin Hbf
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07:09Zürich HB8h49 15:58Berlin Hbf
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07:59Zürich HB8h15 16:14Berlin Hbf
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08:37Zürich HB10h45 19:22Berlin Hbf
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08:37Zürich HB8h50 17:27Berlin Hbf
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08:59Zürich HB8h28 17:27Berlin Hbf
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09:59Zürich HB8h11 18:10Berlin Hbf
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10:37Zürich HB8h50 19:27Berlin Hbf
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10:59Zürich HB8h28 19:27Berlin Hbf
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11:59Zürich HB8h15 20:14Berlin Hbf
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12:37Zürich HB8h50 21:27Berlin Hbf
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12:59Zürich HB8h28 21:27Berlin Hbf
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13:59Zürich HB8h24 22:23Berlin Hbf
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14:34Zürich HB8h21 22:55Berlin Hbf
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14:37Zürich HB8h46 23:23Berlin Hbf
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14:59Zürich HB8h24 23:23Berlin Hbf
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15:59Zürich HB8h11 00:10Berlin Hbf
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15:59Zürich HB8h40 00:39Berlin Hbf
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16:37Zürich HB13h54 06:31Berlin Hbf
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16:59Zürich HB12h37 05:36Berlin Hbf
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17:37Zürich HB11h59 05:36Berlin Hbf
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17:37Zürich HB12h54 06:31Berlin Hbf
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17:39Zürich HB12h52 06:31Berlin Hbf
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17:59Zürich HB11h37 05:36Berlin Hbf
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19:59Zürich HB11h39 07:38Berlin Hbf
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20:07Zürich HB11h51 07:58Berlin Hbf
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21:59Zürich HB11h28 09:27Berlin Hbf
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21:59Zürich HB11h54 09:53Berlin Hbf
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Tue
25 Jan
£38Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£92Eurowings
Wed
26 Jan
£38Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£92Eurowings
Thu
27 Jan
£49Deutsche Bahn
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£184KLM
Fri
28 Jan
£38Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£62easyJet
Sat
29 Jan
£23Deutsche Bahn
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£68easyJet
Sun
30 Jan
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£103easyJet
Mon
31 Jan
£26Deutsche Bahn
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£132KLM
Tue
1 Feb
£23Deutsche Bahn
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£92Eurowings
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2 Feb
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£92Eurowings
Thu
3 Feb
£26Deutsche Bahn
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£119KLM
Fri
4 Feb
£32Deutsche Bahn
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£115easyJet
Sat
5 Feb
£54Deutsche Bahn
£37STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Sun
6 Feb
£26Deutsche Bahn
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Mon
7 Feb
£23Deutsche Bahn
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Tue
8 Feb
£23Deutsche Bahn
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£92Eurowings
Wed
9 Feb
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
10 Feb
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£119KLM
Fri
11 Feb
£26Deutsche Bahn
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£67easyJet
Sat
12 Feb
£17Deutsche Bahn
£37STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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13 Feb
£26Deutsche Bahn
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£66easyJet

Fastest train times from Zurich to Berlin

Showing times and prices for 25 Jan

Fastest Journey

8 h 11 m

Average

10 h 5 m

Trains per day

33

Distance

670 km

Of the 33 trains that leave Zurich for Berlin every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 670 km distance in an average of 10 h 5 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 8 h 11 m .

The slowest trains will take 13 h 54 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
15:59Zürich HB8h11 00:10Berlin Hbf
2 changes
£801One-way
Fastest
09:59Zürich HB8h11 18:10Berlin Hbf
1 changes
£801One-way
2nd Fastest
11:59Zürich HB8h15 20:14Berlin Hbf
1 changes
£801One-way
2nd Fastest
07:59Zürich HB8h15 16:14Berlin Hbf
1 changes
£801One-way
2nd Fastest
05:59Zürich HB8h15 14:14Berlin Hbf
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£801One-way

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Overview: Train from Zurich to Berlin

distanceDistance415 miles (670 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price£34 (€39)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Nightjet, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Zurich to Berlin cover the 415 miles (670 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 50 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Nightjet, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £17, but the average price of train tickets is £34. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Berlin Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn trains Zurich to Berlin

Find the best trains to Berlin from Zurich with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from £17. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Zurich to Berlin train.

Zurich to Berlin train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 58 min
  • Average Price: £17
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 9 a day

When you buy your Deutsche Bahn train tickets to Berlin from Zurich don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

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

Travel Tips: Trains from Zurich to Berlin

Travel by train to Berlin 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 Zurich to Berlin.
FAQs

Is cross-border travel by train between Zurich, Switzerland and Berlin, Germany allowed?

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

Can I enter Germany from Switzerland?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

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

All travellers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 22/01/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Berlin from Zurich as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Switzerland from Berlin, Germany?

The restriction level for your return train to Zurich, Switzerland from Berlin is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Zurich from Berlin restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 20/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Zurich from Berlin closer to your date of departure here.

How much does a cheap train between Zurich and Berlin cost?

You can find a cheap train from Zurich to Berlin for some dates and times for as low as £17  one way in the next 7 days.

How much does the train from Zurich to Berlin cost on average?

The Zurich to Berlin train ticket price is on average £34  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.

What is the distance from Zurich to Berlin by train?

You should expect to travel around 415 miles (670 km)  between Zurich and Berlin by train.

What is the average Zurich to Berlin train duration?

The train time from Zurich to Berlin is on average 8 h 50 min  for the 415 miles (670 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Zurich to Berlin by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When travelling by train from Zurich to Berlin, which train station in Zurich do I depart from and which train station in Berlin do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Zurich, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station. When you arrive in Berlin, your train can arrive in train stations including Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Zürich HB   to Berlin Hbf.

Where do I find the Zurich train station to Berlin? Where is the Berlin train station?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Zürich HB, located approximately 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the city centre of Zurich. The most popular arrival train station in Berlin, called Berlin Hbf, is located around 1.7 miles (2.8 km) away from its city centre.

Which train companies can get me from Zurich to Berlin?

If you're looking for trains from Zurich to Berlin, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Nightjet, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection to get you to Berlin. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Zurich to Berlin route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Is there a direct train between Zurich and Berlin?

Yes, there are 10 direct trains per day from Zurich to Berlin. You can look to travel with Deutsche Bahn  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.

How many train services per day are there from Zurich to Berlin?

On average, there are 10 trains a day from Zurich to Berlin. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When can I take the first train from Zurich to Berlin? When can I take the last train for the day?

The earliest train departing from Zurich to Berlin leaves at 05: 37. The last train departing from Zurich to Berlin leaves at 23: 08. You can find the latest Zurich to Berlin train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I purchase train tickets between Zurich and Berlin for the best deals?

If you purchase a train ticket between Zurich and Berlin within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £34 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Berlin from Zurich are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zurich
Berlin
Zürich HB is the most popular Zurich railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Zurich for your journey to Berlin.