The Swiss rail network is operated by SBB. SBB train ticket prices are based on travel and not on the type of trains. You will find available return tickets (standard price, one way or round trip), Multiple journey tickets (for six individual trips on a pre-determined itinerary) and the City-Ticket (including a one-day transportation pass) from the city of departure or arrival).
The average journey time between Zürich HB and Bern is 1 hour and 16 minutes and the fastest journey time is 56 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 105 trains per day travelling from Zürich HB to Bern. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The first train from Zürich HB to Bern departs at 00:02. The last train from Zürich HB to Bern departs at 23:32. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Zürich HB to Bern without having to change trains. There are 56 direct trains from Zürich HB to Bern. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.