Zurich to Bern by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Zurich to Bern by train
Fast trains from Zurich to Bern take around 56 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 96 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Zurich and Bern.
1. Are there direct trains from Zurich to Bern?
Direct trains from Zurich to Bern have been found.
We usually find around 46 direct trains on the route from Zurich to Bern every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 47 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Zurich to Bern?
The Zurich to Bern train travel time is normally about 56 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Zurich to Bern train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Bern is usually scheduled to depart Zurich around 05:19 and the last train is around 00:02.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Zurich to Bern train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Zurich to Bern are $52.88.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $48, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Zurich to Bern train tickets?
Trains in Switzerland usually open for booking around 0 days in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Zurich to Bern by train.
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Which train companies operate between Zurich and Bern?
More than one train company operates on the route from Zurich to Bern, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Inter City
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Bern to Zurich by train