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There are 6 ways to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Prenzlauer Berg by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER)

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Zurich Bus Station to S Südkreuz Bhf

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Train

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf

Bus via Berlin Airport BER

  1. Take the bus from Zurich Bus Station to Berlin Airport BER

Night train

  1. Take the night train from Zuerich Hb to Berlin Hbf

Drive

  1. Drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Prenzlauer Berg

Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Prenzlauer Berg by train

The train journey time between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Prenzlauer Berg is around 9h 28m and covers a distance of around 969 km. This includes an average layover time of around 58 min. The fastest train normally takes 8h 44m. Operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, Thurbo and others, the Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Prenzlauer Berg train service departs from Zürich Flughafen and arrives in Berlin Hbf. Typically 32 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
8h 29m
Layover time:
58 min
Total time:
9h 28m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
8h 44m
Train distance:
969 km
Trains per week:
32
Cheapest price:
€175
Carbon emissions:
51 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:34
Last train departs at:
18:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Prenzlauer Berg train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Prenzlauer Berg is to bus via Berlin Airport BER which costs SFr 45 - SFr 70 and takes 16h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Prenzlauer Berg is to fly which costs SFr 55 - SFr 200 and takes 2h.

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No, there is no direct train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Prenzlauer Berg. However, there are services departing from Zürich Flughafen and arriving at Berlin Hbf via Zuerich Hb and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 33m.

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The distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Prenzlauer Berg is 664 km. The road distance is 845.9 km.

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The best way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Prenzlauer Berg without a car is to train which takes 9h 33m and costs SFr 180 - SFr 300.

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It takes approximately 2h to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Prenzlauer Berg, including transfers.

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Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Prenzlauer Berg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Zuerich Hb station.

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The best way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Prenzlauer Berg is to fly which takes 2h and costs SFr 55 - SFr 200. Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 180 - SFr 300 and takes 9h 33m, you could also bus, which costs SFr 40 - SFr 110 and takes 15h 47m.

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

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Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Prenzlauer Berg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Berlin Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Prenzlauer Berg.
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  • Distance: 663.7 km
  • Duration: 2h

What companies run services between Zurich Airport (ZRH), Switzerland and Prenzlauer Berg, Germany?

Swiss, easyJet and three other airlines fly from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Prenzlauer Berg hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Prenzlauer Berg via Zuerich Hb and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 9h 33m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €330
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €330
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €330
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €280
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zurich to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€85 - €430
Train operators
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 Zuerich Hb to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€75 - €110
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€90 - €130
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
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
Night train from Zuerich Hb to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
11h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€260 - €480
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Zurich Bus Station to S Südkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zurich Bus Station to Berlin Airport BER
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €55
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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RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Zurich Central Bus Station Sihlquai to Berlin Südkreuz
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
RegioJet

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Yes, the driving distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Prenzlauer Berg is 846 km. It takes approximately 7h 22m to drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Prenzlauer Berg.

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Eurowings, easyJet, Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Zurich Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport.

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