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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 Jan 24 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:40AMZurich Airport4h35 01:15PMBerlin Brandenburg Airport
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$1421One-way
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08:07PMZürich HB11h51 07:58AMBerlin Hbf
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$581One-way
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02:34PMZürich HB8h21 10:55PMBerlin Hbf
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$1051One-way
03:59PMZürich HB8h40 12:39AMBerlin Hbf
3 changes
$1051One-way
07:59AMZürich HB8h15 04:14PMBerlin Hbf
1 changes
$1241One-way

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Mon
Jan 24
$52Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$126Eurowings
Tue
Jan 25
$52Deutsche Bahn
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$126Eurowings
Wed
Jan 26
$52Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$126Eurowings
Thu
Jan 27
$38Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$226KLM
Fri
Jan 28
$67Deutsche Bahn
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$86easyJet
Sat
Jan 29
$31Deutsche Bahn
$50STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$94easyJet
Sun
Jan 30
$20Deutsche Bahn
$55STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$69easyJet
Mon
Jan 31
$31Deutsche Bahn
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$163KLM
Tue
Feb 1
$31Deutsche Bahn
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$126Eurowings
Wed
Feb 2
$31Deutsche Bahn
$50STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$126Eurowings
Thu
Feb 3
$36Deutsche Bahn
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$164KLM
Fri
Feb 4
$36Deutsche Bahn
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$159easyJet
Sat
Feb 5
$36Deutsche Bahn
$50STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$114easyJet
Sun
Feb 6
$36Deutsche Bahn
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Mon
Feb 7
$31Deutsche Bahn
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$71easyJet
Tue
Feb 8
$24Deutsche Bahn
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$126Eurowings
Wed
Feb 9
$24Deutsche Bahn
$50STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$126Eurowings
Thu
Feb 10
$24Deutsche Bahn
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$164KLM
Fri
Feb 11
$36Deutsche Bahn
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$91easyJet
Sat
Feb 12
$24Deutsche Bahn
$50STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$164KLM

Travel Information from Zurich to Berlin

distanceDistance415 miles (670 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $126
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $24 (€20) • 8 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $126 (€105) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurowings, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 415 miles (670 km) to Berlin from Zurich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Eurowings, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Zurich to Berlin.

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How to get from Zürich to Berlin

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Zürich to Berlin, 61,44% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Zürich to Berlin and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs

What are the international travel restrictions for Germany due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling between Zurich and Berlin?

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?

  • 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 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 1/22/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Zurich to Berlin closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Zurich, Switzerland from Berlin, Germany?

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?

  • 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

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

All travelers 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 1/20/22. 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 I reach Berlin from Zurich?

There are 3 ways to get from Zurich to Berlin: flight, bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to go to Berlin from Zurich is by taking a train, which costs on average $24 (€20).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Berlin:

Taking a train is about $102 (€85) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $126 (€105) for this trip.

A train is $31 (€26) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Zurich to Berlin costing on average $55 (€46).

What is the quickest way from Zurich to Berlin?

The fastest way to get to Berlin from Zurich is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 30 min.

Other travel options to Berlin can usually take longer:

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

In comparison, going by train can take 8 h 50 min   on average.

How many miles from Zurich to Berlin would I travel?

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:

  • 10 trains per day.

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

When traveling between Zurich and Berlin, what are the departure and arrival points in Zurich and Berlin?

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

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

Which travel companies can get 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 travel between Zurich and Berlin by flight with Eurowings. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $126 (€105) with Eurowings from Zurich to Berlin.
  • You can travel by bus between Zurich and Berlin with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. And you can find STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Zurich to Berlin tickets for $55 (€46) on Omio.
  • You can go to Berlin from Zurich by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $24 (€20) with Deutsche Bahn from Zurich to Berlin on Omio.

Is there a way to travel directly from Zurich to Berlin?

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

  • You'll find direct flights with Swiss.
  • You can take a direct bus with BlaBlaCar.

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

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Zurich to Berlin?

Many of our customers traveling from Zurich to Berlin don't make Berlin their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Berlin are Amsterdam, Prague or Paris, either of which you could add to your 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 book my Zurich to Berlin one way ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Zurich to Berlin, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $126 (€105) one way.
  • Bus tickets are costing on average $55 (€46) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $24 (€20) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Zurich to Berlin online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.