Zurich to Berlin train

Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Berlin

Showing times and prices for Dec 09

Cheapest

89

Average

169

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Zurich to Berlin is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
08:07PMZürich HB12h43 08:50AMBerlin Hbf
5 transfers
891One-way
09:59PMZürich HB12h26 10:25AMBerlin Hbf
2 transfers
921One-way
07:59PMZürich HB12h51 08:50AMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
1221One-way
02:34PMZürich HB8h21 10:55PMBerlin Hbf
2 transfers
1221One-way
09:59PMZürich HB13h29 11:28AMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
1221One-way

Train schedule from Zurich to Berlin

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, December 9
12:08AMZürich HB12h21 12:29PMBerlin Hbf
2 transfers
12:17AMZürich HB13h38 01:55PMBerlin Hbf
6 transfers
05:59AMZürich HB8h30 02:29PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
07:33AMZürich HB8h18 03:51PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
07:59AMZürich HB8h30 04:29PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
08:37AMZürich HB9h32 06:09PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
09:33AMZürich HB8h52 06:25PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
09:59AMZürich HB8h30 06:29PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
09:59AMZürich HB8h30 06:29PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
09:59AMZürich HB8h26 06:25PMBerlin Hbf
2 transfers
10:59AMZürich HB8h28 07:27PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
11:33AMZürich HB8h21 07:54PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
01:33PMZürich HB8h18 09:51PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
02:34PMZürich HB8h21 10:55PMBerlin Hbf
2 transfers
02:40PMZürich HB9h10 11:50PMBerlin Hbf
3 transfers
03:59PMZürich HB9h54 01:53AMBerlin Hbf
5 transfers
03:59PMZürich HB10h14 02:13AMBerlin Hbf
2 transfers
04:37PMZürich HB13h54 06:31AMBerlin Hbf
2 transfers
04:59PMZürich HB13h12 06:11AMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
05:33PMZürich HB12h58 06:31AMBerlin Hbf
2 transfers
05:37PMZürich HB12h34 06:11AMBerlin Hbf
4 transfers
05:37PMZürich HB12h54 06:31AMBerlin Hbf
3 transfers
05:39PMZürich HB12h52 06:31AMBerlin Hbf
6 transfers
05:59PMZürich HB12h12 06:11AMBerlin Hbf
2 transfers
07:59PMZürich HB12h51 08:50AMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
08:07PMZürich HB12h43 08:50AMBerlin Hbf
5 transfers
09:59PMZürich HB12h26 10:25AMBerlin Hbf
2 transfers
09:59PMZürich HB13h29 11:28AMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
10:07PMZürich HB14h18 12:25PMBerlin Hbf
6 transfers

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Fastest train times from Zurich to Berlin

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Fastest Journey

8 h 18 m

Average

10 h 50 m

Trains per day

29

Distance

670 km

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

Fastest
07:33AMZürich HB8h18 03:51PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
2091One-way
Fastest
01:33PMZürich HB8h18 09:51PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
2091One-way
02:34PMZürich HB8h21 10:55PMBerlin Hbf
2 transfers
1221One-way
11:33AMZürich HB8h21 07:54PMBerlin Hbf
1 transfer
2091One-way
09:59AMZürich HB8h26 06:25PMBerlin Hbf
2 transfers
1911One-way

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Overview: Train from Zurich to Berlin

distanceDistance415 miles (670 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price$10 (€9)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Flixbus, FlixTrain, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | Nightjet or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Zurich to Berlin cover the 415 miles (670 km) long route taking on average 8 h 28 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Flixbus, FlixTrain, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | Nightjet or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $10 (€9), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $9 (€8). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Berlin Hbf.

Train companies: FlixBus, Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB Nightjet from Zurich to Berlin trains

You can travel by train from Zurich to Berlin with FlixBus, Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB Nightjet for as low as $9 (€8). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

FlixBus
ÖBB Nightjet
Deutsche Bahn

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost train companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance train at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight trains on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long train journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

  • Average Price: $9

Find the perfect ÖBB Nightjet train from Zurich to Berlin for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest ÖBB Nightjet train schedules and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train between Zurich and Berlin. You can also check relevant travel information for the ÖBB Nightjet train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap ÖBB Nightjet train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 415 miles (670 km) on this journey and your ÖBB Nightjet Zurich to Berlin train ticket can cost as little as $9 (€8) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for ÖBB Nightjet tickets to Berlin from Zurich in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official ÖBB Nightjet train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider 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.

Train information from Zurich to Berlin with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 26 min
  • Average Price: $9
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

Train tickets from Zürich to Berlin: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 45 €
2 weeks earlier 36 €25%
3 weeks earlier 30 €50%
1 month before 33 €36%
2 months earlier 30 €50%
3 months earlier 27 €67%


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The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from Zürich - Berlin 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 50% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Zürich - Berlin with 2 months in advance you save up to about 50% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 67%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips: Trains from Zurich to Berlin

Travel Tips: 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

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

What is the status of international entry into Germany from Switzerland?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Zurich and Berlin before traveling.

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

Is my return train into Zurich from Berlin restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Zurich from Berlin closer to your date of departure here here.

Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Zurich and Berlin for the next 7 days starting from $9 (€8)  one way.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $10 (€9)  for a train ticket to Berlin from Zurich.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Zurich to Berlin by train to be approximately 415 miles (670 km).
On average the Zurich to Berlin train time is 8 h 28 min  covering the 415 miles (670 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

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

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Zürich HB, which is located around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Berlin Hbf, located 3.5 miles (5.6 km) away from the city center.

For the route from Zurich to Berlin you can take a train with ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Flixbus, FlixTrain, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | Nightjet or Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Zurich and Berlin on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Zurich for Berlin is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Zurich to Berlin leaves at 7: 59 PM. The last train departing from Zurich to Berlin leaves at 7: 59 PM. 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.
If you buy the Zurich to Berlin train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $10 (€9). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Zurich to Berlin. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports in Zurich and Berlin

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

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