There are 8 ways to get from Berchtesgaden to Switzerland by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train via Freilassing  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Freilassing to München Hbf M / ...
  2. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)

$129 - $218

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg to Zürich

$45 - $62

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Berchtesgaden Hbf to München Ost Re
  2. Take the bus from München ZOB to Zürich, Sihlquai/HB 1-Y

$174 - $254

Train  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Berchtesgaden Hbf to München Ost Re
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Zürich HB Ec

$134 - $224

Drive  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Berchtesgaden to Zürich 289.8 miles

$60 - $90

Train, fly to Basel  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Berchtesgaden Hbf to Freilassing
  2. Take the train from Freilassing to München Hbf
  3. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Basel (BSL) MUC - BSL

$116 - $319

Train, fly to Zurich  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Berchtesgaden Hbf to Freilassing
  2. Take the train from Freilassing to München Hbf
  3. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Zurich (ZRH) MUC - ZRH

$149 - $394

Train, fly to Geneva  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Berchtesgaden Hbf to Freilassing
  2. Take the train from Freilassing to München Hbf
  3. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Geneva (GVA) MUC - GVA

$84 - $216

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berchtesgaden to Switzerland is to bus which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 8 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berchtesgaden to Switzerland is to drive which takes 4 h 42 min and costs 50€ - 80€.

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The distance between Berchtesgaden and Switzerland is 372 km. The road distance is 464 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 49 min to get from Berchtesgaden to Switzerland, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Berchtesgaden, Germany and Switzerland?

You can take a train from Berchtesgaden to Zürich via Freilassing, München Hbf, München Hauptbahnhof, München Hackerbrücke, München ZOB (Hackerbrücke), Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai), and Zürich HB in around 7 h 49 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Berchtesgaden to Zürich 3 times a week. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Munich to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,700
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freilassing to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berchtesgaden Hbf to München Ost
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berchtesgaden Hbf to Freilassing
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from München ZOB to Zürich, Sihlquai/HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Salzburg to Zürich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Book at
eurolines.ch

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