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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 Sep 22 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:59AMZürich HB8h28 05:27PMBerlin Hbf
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$1281One-way
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08:50PMZürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai16h10 01:00PMBerlin
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$581One-way
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06:59AMZürich HB8h28 03:27PMBerlin Hbf
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$1281One-way
07:59PMZürich HB11h39 07:38AMBerlin Hbf
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$1001One-way
09:59AMZürich HB8h11 06:10PMBerlin Hbf
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$1511One-way

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Tue
Sep 21
$88Deutsche Bahn
$50Flixbus
$180Tuifly
Wed
Sep 22
$88Deutsche Bahn
$52STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$155Eurowings
Thu
Sep 23
$89Deutsche Bahn
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$155Eurowings
Fri
Sep 24
$89Deutsche Bahn
$47Flixbus
$144easyJet
Sat
Sep 25
$37Deutsche Bahn
$52STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$215Swiss
Sun
Sep 26
$72Deutsche Bahn
$57STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$149easyJet
Mon
Sep 27
$37Deutsche Bahn
$57STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$141easyJet
Tue
Sep 28
$23Deutsche Bahn
$49Flixbus
$155Tuifly
Wed
Sep 29
$23Deutsche Bahn
$52STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$155Eurowings
Thu
Sep 30
$40Deutsche Bahn
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$178easyJet
Fri
Oct 1
$77Deutsche Bahn
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$132easyJet
Sat
Oct 2
$37Deutsche Bahn
$52STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$203KLM
Sun
Oct 3
$37Deutsche Bahn
$57STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$155Eurowings
Mon
Oct 4
$23Deutsche Bahn
$45Flixbus
$155Eurowings
Tue
Oct 5
$23Deutsche Bahn
$45Flixbus
$155Eurowings
Wed
Oct 6
$37Deutsche Bahn
$52STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$155Eurowings Europe
Thu
Oct 7
$40Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
Oct 8
$69Deutsche Bahn
$48Flixbus
$115easyJet
Sat
Oct 9
$37Deutsche Bahn
$52STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$204KLM
Sun
Oct 10
$37Deutsche Bahn
$52STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$84easyJet
Mon
Oct 11
$23Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$115easyJet

Travel Information between Zurich and Berlin

distanceDistance415 miles (670 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$58 - $242
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $58 (€46) • 16 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $242 (€193) • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. EasyJet or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 415 miles (670 km) by bus, flight or train to Berlin from Zurich. 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 bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $58 (€46). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. EasyJet or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Zurich to Berlin.

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

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

Can travelers 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 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

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 9/20/21. 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 journey from Zurich to Berlin.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Zurich, Switzerland from Berlin, Germany due to COVID-19?

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:

  • 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

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 9/20/21. 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.

How do I go from Zurich to Berlin?

There are 3 travel options from Zurich to Berlin: bus, flight or train.

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

The cheapest way to get from Zurich to Berlin is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $58 (€46) compared to other travel options to Berlin:

A bus is $185 (€147) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Zurich to Berlin costing on average $242 (€193).

Taking a bus is about $20 (€16) less than taking a train, which costs on average $78 (€62) for this route.

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

The quickest way to travel to Berlin from Zurich is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 25 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 16 h 10 min.

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

What is the distance between Zurich and 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:

  • 10 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Berlin from Zurich as scheduled services by bus, flight 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 from Zurich to Berlin:

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

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Zurich to Berlin, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. For buses to Berlin. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Zurich to Berlin tickets on Omio for $58 (€46).
  • Travel with easyJet for flights to Berlin. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for easyJet Zurich to Berlin tickets on Omio for $242 (€193).
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Berlin by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Zurich to Berlin for $78 (€62) on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Zurich to Berlin?

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

  • You can take a direct bus with.
  • You can travel directly by plane with Swiss.

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

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Zurich to Berlin?
Omio customers who travel from Zurich to Berlin often also extend their vacation to go to Amsterdam, Prague or Paris. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Berlin and these popular destinations at a great price.
When should I purchase a ticket from Zurich to Berlin online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost $58 (€46) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing $242 (€193) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $78 (€62) one way on average.

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.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zurich
Berlin
Zürich HB
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