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There are 8 ways to get from Herzogenbuchsee to Berlin by train, plane, bus, night train or car

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Train to Zurich, fly to Berlin Brandenburg

  1. Take the train from Herzogenbuchsee to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Berlin Brandenburg (BER)

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Basel SBB to Berlin ZOB [Fernbus]

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Train, train to Basel, fly to Berlin Brandenburg

  1. Take the train from Herzogenbuchsee to Olten
  2. Take the train from Olten to Basel SBB
  3. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Berlin Brandenburg (BER)

Train to Geneva, fly to Berlin Brandenburg

  1. Take the train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Berlin Brandenburg (BER)

Train to Zurich, fly to Dresden, train

  1. Take the train from Herzogenbuchsee to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Dresden (DRS)
  3. Take the train from Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt to Berlin Hauptbahnhof

Train

  1. Take the train from Olten to Berlin Hbf

Train, night train

  1. Take the train from Herzogenbuchsee to Zürich HB
  2. Take the night train from Zuerich Hb to Berlin Hbf

Drive

  1. Drive from Herzogenbuchsee to Berlin Hbf

Herzogenbuchsee to Berlin by train

The train journey time between Herzogenbuchsee and Berlin is around 9h 13m and covers a distance of around 964 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h. Operated by Südostbahn, BLS AG, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) and others, the Herzogenbuchsee to Berlin train service departs from Herzogenbuchsee and arrives in Berlin Hbf. Typically 11 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

11 Weekly Trains
9h 13m Average Duration
€156 Cheapest Price
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Switzerland → Germany
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Conditions of entry into Germany from Switzerland

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Yes, entry into Germany is currently allowed from Switzerland.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Berlin is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Berlin is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Berlin is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, returning to Switzerland from Germany is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 8 Aug 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Herzogenbuchsee to Berlin is to bus which costs SFr 55 - SFr 95 and takes 15h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Herzogenbuchsee to Berlin is to train and fly which costs SFr 100 - SFr 350 and takes 5h 13m.

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No, there is no direct train from Herzogenbuchsee to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Herzogenbuchsee and arriving at Berlin Hbf via Olten. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 13m.

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The distance between Herzogenbuchsee and Berlin is 720 km. The road distance is 927.4 km.

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The best way to get from Herzogenbuchsee to Berlin without a car is to train which takes 9h 13m and costs SFr 150 - SFr 240.

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It takes approximately 5h 13m to get from Herzogenbuchsee to Berlin, including transfers.

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Herzogenbuchsee to Berlin train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Olten station.

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The best way to get from Herzogenbuchsee to Berlin is to train which takes 9h 13m and costs SFr 150 - SFr 240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 55 - SFr 95 and takes 15h 29m.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Herzogenbuchsee to Berlin train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Berlin Hbf station.

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  • Distance: 720.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 13m

What companies run services between Herzogenbuchsee, Switzerland and Berlin, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Olten to Berlin Hbf twice daily. Tickets cost €150 - €220 and the journey takes 7h 54m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Basel SBB to Berlin ZOB [Fernbus] once daily. Tickets cost €40 - €50 and the journey takes 12h 15m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Brandenburg
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €480
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Brandenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €550
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Brandenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €550
Flights from Basel to Berlin Brandenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €750
Flights from Basel to Berlin Brandenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €750
Flights from Geneva to Berlin Brandenburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €360
Flights from Geneva to Berlin Brandenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €370
Flights from Geneva to Berlin Brandenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €370
Flights from Zurich to Dresden
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €420
Flights from Zurich to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €490
Flights from Zurich to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €490
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Brandenburg
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €480
Flights from Geneva to Berlin Brandenburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €360
Flights from Zurich to Dresden
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Brandenburg
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €370
Flights from Basel to Berlin Brandenburg
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €550
Flights from Geneva to Berlin Brandenburg
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €290
Flights from Geneva to Berlin Brandenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €290
Flights from Geneva to Berlin Brandenburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Berlin Brandenburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Berlin Brandenburg via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Basel to Berlin Brandenburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€170 - €850
Train operators
Südostbahn
Phone
+41 58 580 70 70
Email
info@sob.ch
Website
sob.ch
Train from Herzogenbuchsee to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Herzogenbuchsee to Olten
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Olten to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Herzogenbuchsee to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Herzogenbuchsee to Olten
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €29
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Olten to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€19 - €35
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€50 - €95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Herzogenbuchsee to Olten
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
BLS AG
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
Trenitalia EuroCity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Olten to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€17 - €23
1st Class
€35 - €50
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Olten to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€16 - €22
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt to Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Olten to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€150 - €220
Website
Deutsche Bahn
SBB GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 915109
Email
info@sbb-deutschland.de
Website
sbb-deutschland.de
Train from Olten to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
SBB GmbH
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €16
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
€9 - €12
Business
€13 - €16
1st Class
€13 - €16
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€28 - €45
Website
Railjet
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
Flixtrain
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel SBB to Berlin ZOB [Fernbus]
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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