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from Zurich to Berlin

You can get from Zurich to Berlin by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Zurich to Berlin on 22 Sep we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:59Zürich HB8h28 17:27Berlin Hbf
1 changes
£931One-way
Cheapest
20:50Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai16h10 13:00Berlin
1 changes
£421One-way
Other options
06:59Zürich HB8h28 15:27Berlin Hbf
1 changes
£931One-way
19:59Zürich HB11h39 07:38Berlin Hbf
0 changes
£721One-way
09:59Zürich HB8h11 18:10Berlin Hbf
1 changes
£1091One-way

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Tue
21 Sep
£64Deutsche Bahn
£36Flixbus
£130Tuifly
Wed
22 Sep
£64Deutsche Bahn
£38STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£112Eurowings
Thu
23 Sep
£65Deutsche Bahn
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£112Eurowings
Fri
24 Sep
£65Deutsche Bahn
£34Flixbus
£104easyJet
Sat
25 Sep
£27Deutsche Bahn
£38STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£155Swiss
Sun
26 Sep
£52Deutsche Bahn
£41STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£108easyJet
Mon
27 Sep
£27Deutsche Bahn
£41STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£102easyJet
Tue
28 Sep
£17Deutsche Bahn
£35Flixbus
£112Tuifly
Wed
29 Sep
£24Deutsche Bahn
£38STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£112Eurowings
Thu
30 Sep
£29Deutsche Bahn
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£128easyJet
Fri
1 Oct
£56Deutsche Bahn
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£95easyJet
Sat
2 Oct
£27Deutsche Bahn
£38STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£147KLM
Sun
3 Oct
£29Deutsche Bahn
£41STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£83easyJet
Mon
4 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
£32Flixbus
£112Eurowings
Tue
5 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
£32Flixbus
£112Eurowings
Wed
6 Oct
£27Deutsche Bahn
£38STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£112Eurowings Europe
Thu
7 Oct
£29Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
8 Oct
£50Deutsche Bahn
£35Flixbus
£83easyJet
Sat
9 Oct
£27Deutsche Bahn
£38STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£147KLM
Sun
10 Oct
£27Deutsche Bahn
£38STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£60easyJet
Mon
11 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
£31Flixbus
£83easyJet

Travel Information between Zurich and Berlin

distanceDistance415 miles (670 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£41 - £173
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £41 • 16 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £173 • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. EasyJet or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 415 miles (670 km) from Zurich to Berlin. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £41. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. EasyJet or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or flight from Zurich to Berlin.

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Travel from Zurich to Berlin
Travel 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
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Berlin, Germany from Zurich, Switzerland?

Travel from Zurich, Switzerland to Berlin, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Berlin from Zurich restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Berlin, Germany from Zurich?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Berlin, Germany?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 20/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Berlin from Zurich closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Berlin, Germany due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The current restriction level for returning to Zurich, Switzerland from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Zurich, Switzerland from Berlin, Germany?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Zurich from Berlin?

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Zurich, Switzerland regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Switzerland must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 20/09/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Zurich from Berlin here.

How do you get from Zurich to Berlin?

There are 3 ways that you can travel to Berlin from Zurich. You can take a coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Zurich to Berlin?

The cheapest way from Zurich to Berlin is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £41 compared to other travel options to Berlin:

A coach is generally £132 less than a flight for the same route. A flight costs on average £173 from Zurich to Berlin.

A coach is £14 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Zurich to Berlin costing on average £55.

What is the fastest way to get to Berlin from Zurich?

The fastest way to get to Berlin from Zurich is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 25 min.

There are alternative travel options to Berlin that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Berlin by coach can take on average 16 h 10 min.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 8 h 14 min.

How many miles from Zurich to Berlin would I travel?

The Zurich to Berlin distance is approximately 415 miles (670 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Zurich to Berlin?

The average frequency per day from Zurich to Berlin is:

  • 10 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Zurich and Berlin as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Zurich to Berlin?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Zurich to Berlin:

  • Coaches mostly depart from Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and arrive in Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof.
  • Flights mostly depart from Zurich Airport and arrive in Berlin Brandenburg Airport.
  • Trains mostly depart from Zürich HB and arrive in Berlin Hbf.
Which travel companies can take me from Zurich to Berlin?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Zurich to Berlin:

  • You can go to Berlin from Zurich by coach with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £41 with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. From Zurich to Berlin on Omio.
  • You can take a flight from Zurich to Berlin with easyJet. Cheap tickets can be found for £173 with easyJet from Zurich to Berlin.
  • You can travel between Zurich and Berlin by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £55 with Deutsche Bahn from Zurich to Berlin.
Can I travel directly between Zurich and Berlin?

Yes, there are direct services available from Zurich to Berlin with the following travel operators:

  • You'll find direct coaches with.
  • You'll find direct flights with Swiss.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Berlin as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Zurich and Berlin.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Zurich to Berlin?
Many of our customers travelling from Zurich to Berlin don't make Berlin their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Amsterdam, Prague or Paris, either of which you could add to your Zurich and Berlin trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Berlin to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I buy tickets to Berlin from Zurich online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Zurich to Berlin, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £41 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this journey is on average £173 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £55 one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Zurich to Berlin tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zurich
Berlin
Zürich HB
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