There are 8 ways to get from Zürich to Berlin 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 Zurich to Berlin Tegel  •  3 h 54 min

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

$50 - $203

Cheapest option

Fly Zurich to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  4 h 23 min

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

$40 - $288

6 alternative options

Train to Basel, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) BSL - SXF

$68 - $232

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  8 h 38 min

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

$201 - $319

Train Flixtrain  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Stuttgart Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart, Stuttgart central station to Berlin, Berlin Zoo station K213

Bus  •  14 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Berlin, Berlin TXL, E N06

$58 - $95

Night train  •  11 h 54 min

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

$210 - $320

Drive  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Berlin 530.8 miles

$110 - $170

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

Swiss, easyJet and three other airlines fly from Zürich to Berlin hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zürich to Berlin via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 8 h 38 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Basel to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Tegel via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Night train from Zürich HB to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
11 h 54 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$210 - $320
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Stuttgart, Stuttgart central station to Berlin, Berlin Zoo station
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Berlin, Berlin TXL, E
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zürich and Berlin is 670 km. The road distance is 849 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Berlin is to fly which costs SFr 50 - SFr 210 and takes 3 h 54 min.

The quickest way to get from Zürich to Berlin is to fly which takes 3 h 54 min and costs SFr 50 - SFr 210.

Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Berlin Hbf. The journey takes approximately 11 h 54 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via Berlin, Flughafen Tegel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to get from Zürich to Berlin, including transfers.