There are 10 ways to get from Berlin to Switzerland by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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

Recommended option

Fly Berlin Tegel to Zurich  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Zurich (ZRH) TXL - ZRH

$59 - $204

Cheapest option

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Basel  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Basel (BSL) SXF - BSL

$35 - $173

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Fly Berlin Tegel to Berne, line 4 train  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Berne (BRN) TXL - BRN
  2. Take the line 4 train from Belp to Bern

$112 - $619

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Zurich  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Zurich (ZRH) SXF - ZRH

$48 - $288

Fly Berlin Tegel to Milan Malpensa, bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) TXL - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso

$84 - $242

Train  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 3 / ...

$214 - $333

Train, bus  •  12 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin, Berlin Zoo station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart central station K213
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart to Winterthur Ouibus

Bus  •  14 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Zurich N06 / ...

$68 - $118

Night train  •  12 h 13 min

  1. Take the night train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Zürich HB Nj

$222 - $340

Drive  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Zürich 529.8 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Switzerland is to fly which costs 29€ - 150€ and takes 4 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Switzerland is to fly which costs 29€ - 150€ and takes 4 h 17 min.

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The distance between Berlin and Switzerland is 737 km. The road distance is 847.7 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Berlin to Switzerland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf (tief) and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Basel SBB and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 9 min.

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What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Switzerland?

Swiss, easyJet and three other airlines fly from Berlin to Zürich hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin to Zürich via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Basel SBB, and Zürich HB in around 9 h 9 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Milan Malpensa via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Sky Work Airlines
Website
flyskywork.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Berne
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Belp to Bern
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
12 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $330
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Berlin, Berlin Zoo station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart central station
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
Malpensa Express Bus
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Email
info@giosytours.ch
Website
malpensa-express.com
Bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Stuttgart to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Zurich
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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