There are 3 ways to get from Zürich to Bern by train, car or rideshare
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Bern is to rideshare which costs SFr 9 and takes 1 h 45 min.
The quickest way to get from Zürich to Bern is to train which costs SFr 40 - SFr 75 and takes 56 min.
The distance between Zürich and Bern is 95 km. The road distance is 123.3 km.
The train from Zürich HB to Bern takes 56 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Bern. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 56 min.
What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Bern, Switzerland?
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to Bern every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $40 - $75 and the journey takes 56 min.
Rideshare from Zurich to Berne
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 45 min
- 3 times a day
- Estimated price
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