There are 2 ways to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Bern by train or car

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Train  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern 1 / ...

$45 - $80

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Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Bern 78 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Bern is to drive which costs SFr 15 - SFr 23 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Bern is to train which costs SFr 40 - SFr 80 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zürich Flughafen and arriving at Bern. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Bern is 101 km. The road distance is 124.8 km.

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The best way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Bern without a car is to train which takes 1 h 10 min and costs SFr 40 - SFr 80.

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The train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern takes 1 h 10 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Bern train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zürich Flughafen station.

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Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Bern train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Bern station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Bern is 125 km. It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Bern.

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There are 158+ hotels available in Bern. Prices start at $93 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Bern.
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  • Distance: 63.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

What companies run services between Zurich Airport (ZRH), Switzerland and Bern, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Bern hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $80 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

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Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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