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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 23 Jan we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:34Zürich HB8h35 18:09Berlin Hbf
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£821One-way
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19:59Zürich HB11h39 07:38Berlin Hbf
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£561One-way
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06:59Zürich HB8h28 15:27Berlin Hbf
1 changes
£781One-way
09:59Zürich HB8h10 18:09Berlin Hbf
1 changes
£1081One-way
18:59Zürich HB8h50 03:49Berlin Hbf
0 changes
£921One-way

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Sun
23 Jan
£49Deutsche Bahn
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£94easyJet
Mon
24 Jan
£26Deutsche Bahn
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£92Eurowings
Tue
25 Jan
£26Deutsche Bahn
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£92Eurowings
Wed
26 Jan
£26Deutsche Bahn
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£92Eurowings
Thu
27 Jan
£28Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£165KLM
Fri
28 Jan
£38Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£62easyJet
Sat
29 Jan
£23Deutsche Bahn
£37STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£42easyJet
Sun
30 Jan
£17Deutsche Bahn
£40STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£53easyJet
Mon
31 Jan
£23Deutsche Bahn
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£118KLM
Tue
1 Feb
£23Deutsche Bahn
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£92Eurowings
Wed
2 Feb
£23Deutsche Bahn
£37STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£92Eurowings
Thu
3 Feb
£26Deutsche Bahn
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£119KLM
Fri
4 Feb
£23Deutsche Bahn
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£106easyJet
Sat
5 Feb
£26Deutsche Bahn
£37STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£83easyJet
Sun
6 Feb
£26Deutsche Bahn
£37STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£81easyJet
Mon
7 Feb
£23Deutsche Bahn
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£51easyJet
Tue
8 Feb
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£92Eurowings
Wed
9 Feb
£17Deutsche Bahn
£37STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£92Eurowings
Thu
10 Feb
£26Deutsche Bahn
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£118KLM
Fri
11 Feb
£26Deutsche Bahn
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£80easyJet

Travel Information from Zurich to Berlin

distanceDistance415 miles (670 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£17 - £92
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £17 • 8 h 28 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £92 • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurowings, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 415 miles (670 km) between Zurich and 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 train is the best option with prices starting as low as £17. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Eurowings, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Zurich to Berlin.

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FAQs

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

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

Can travellers from Switzerland enter Germany?

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

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Berlin from Zurich?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Berlin, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 21/01/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from Zurich to Berlin.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Switzerland from Berlin, Germany?

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

Is my journey back to Zurich from Berlin restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:

  • 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 20/01/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Zurich from Berlin closer to your date of departure here.

What are my Zurich to Berlin travel options?

There are 3 ways to travel between Zurich and Berlin including taking a flight, coach or train.

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

The cheapest way from Zurich to Berlin is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £17 compared to other travel options to Berlin:

A train is about £74 less than a flight, which costs on average £92 for this journey.

A train is about £23 less than a coach, which costs on average £40 for this trip.

What is the fastest way from Zurich to Berlin?

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

Other travel options to Berlin from Zurich can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 16 h 10 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 8 h 28 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Zurich to Berlin?

The distance from Zurich to Berlin 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:

  • Around 10 trains per day.

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

Where do I depart from Zurich? Where do I arrive in Berlin?

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

  • Flights mostly leave from Zurich Airport and tend to arrive in Berlin Brandenburg Airport.
  • Coaches from Zurich to Berlin most often leave from Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and arrive in Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof.
  • Trains mostly leave from Zürich HB and tend to arrive in Berlin Hbf.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Zurich to Berlin?

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

  • You can travel by plane between Zurich and Berlin with Eurowings, and you can find Eurowings Zurich to Berlin tickets for £92 on Omio.
  • You can take a coach from Zurich to Berlin with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Cheap tickets can be found for £40 with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. From Zurich to Berlin.
  • You can go to Berlin from Zurich by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for £17 with Deutsche Bahn from Zurich to Berlin on Omio.

What is another destination I should add to my tour 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 purchase tickets between Zurich and Berlin online to get the best deals?

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

  • The price of a plane ticket is £92 one way on average for this trip.
  • The price of a coach ticket for this trip is £40 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket is £17 one way on average for this trip.

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.