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Berlin to Zwickau by train

The journey from Berlin to Zwickau by train is 130.46 mi and takes 4 hr 26 min. There are 39 connections per day, with the first departure at 4:30 AM and the last at 8:04 PM. It is possible to travel from Berlin to Zwickau by train for as little as $18.98 or as much as $82.01. The best price for this journey is $18.98.

Lowest Price$18.98
Journey Duration4 hr 26 min
Connection per Day39
Lowest Price$18.98
Highest Price$82.01
First Departure4:30 AM
Last Departure8:04 PM
Distance130.46 mi
DepartureBerlin
ArrivalZwickau
CarriersOstdeutsche Eisenbahn, DB - RegionalbahnMore

Berlin to Zwickau Train Times

Departure date
Sunday, Apr 14, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Berlin to Zwickau by train?

When you're traveling from Berlin to Zwickau, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $41.59. You might be able to find prices as low as $18.98, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $41.59 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Berlin to Zwickau.

How long will it take me to travel from Berlin to Zwickau by train?

The distance between Berlin and Zwickau is approximately 130.46 mi. In general, it will take you about 4 hr 26 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. In order to get from Berlin to Zwickau faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Berlin and Zwickau will complete the journey in 2 hr 52 min. On average, it will take you about 4 hr 26 min to travel the 130.46 mi between Berlin and Zwickau.

Which stations can I use on the Berlin to Zwickau route?

In Berlin, departure stations include Berlin Tegel Airport, TXL,Berlin Zoologischer Garten (S),Berlin Friedrichstraße,Berlin Ostkreuz station,Berlin Potsdamer Platz (S),Berlin, ZOB,Berlin Hbf (tief),Berlin - Spandau,Berlin, Ostbahnhof,Berlin, Alexanderplatz. When you arrive in Zwickau, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Cainsdorf,Mosel Bahnhof, Zwickau,Zwickau Hbf. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many times a day do journeys run from Berlin to Zwickau?

The route from Berlin to Zwickau is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Berlin 39 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Berlin to Zwickau, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 39 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Berlin to Zwickau. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Berlin to Zwickau.

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If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Berlin to Zwickau, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Berlin to Zwickau.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Berlin - Zwickau train tickets can be found for as low as $17.96 if you’re lucky, or $25.08 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $47.21.

Find the best day to travel to Zwickau by train

When travelling to Zwickau by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Flixtrain is a European low-cost passenger rail service that offers affordable and comfortable train travel to various destinations across Germany. It is owned and operated by FlixMobility, the parent company of FlixBus, which is a popular bus transportation service in Europe. Flixtrain operates on several routes, including Berlin to Stuttgart, Berlin to Cologne, and Hamburg to Cologne, among others.

ÖBB Railjet is a high-speed train service operated by the Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB). It connects major Austrian cities to locations in Hungary, Germany, Switzerland, and the Czech Republic. Super Sparpreis, Sparpreis, and Flexpreis are fare options that determine the flexibility of the ticket and the associated costs, and Standard, First, and Business are the levels of service and comfort offered on the train.

Express InterCity is a type of train service that operates in many countries around the world. It is designed to provide fast and efficient transportation between major cities, with limited stops along the way. Express InterCity trains typically offer amenities such as comfortable seating, air conditioning, and onboard food and beverage service. They may also have first-class or business-class seating options for passengers who want extra comfort and amenities. Express InterCity trains are often a popular choice for business travelers, tourists, and commuters who need to travel between cities quickly and conveniently.

Regional Express (Rex) is an Australian airline that operates scheduled regional flights to over 60 destinations across Australia. The airline was founded in 2002 and has its headquarters in Mascot, New South Wales. Rex operates a fleet of over 60 aircraft, including Saab 340 turboprops and Boeing 737-800NG jets. The airline's main focus is on providing affordable air travel to regional communities, with a strong emphasis on safety, reliability, and customer service. Rex also offers a frequent flyer program, Rex Business Flyer, and has partnerships with other airlines such as Qantas and Virgin Australia.

Regionalbahn is a type of train service in Germany that operates on regional routes, connecting smaller towns and cities with larger ones. These trains are usually slower than intercity trains, but they make more stops and are more affordable. Regionalbahn trains are operated by various companies, including Deutsche Bahn, and they offer single and multiple-day tickets. The trains are often used by commuters and tourists who want to explore the countryside and smaller towns.

While not as swift as the high-speed ICE trains, Deutsche Bahn’s InterCity trains boast speeds up to 200km/h, offering spacious carriages and dining options. Operating across numerous German routes, such as Cologne-Hamburg, these trains also extend to international destinations, including Amsterdam and Luxembourg. Some routes even feature double-deck trains.

Ticket types and facilities from Berlin to Zwickau

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by FlixTrain, Railjet and DB - InterCity Express (ICE) when traveling from Berlin to Zwickau.

Standard

A standard ticket on FlixTrain is a regular ticket / second class ticket. Flixtrain standard ticket offers you a comfortable seat, guaranteed Wi-Fi, access to power outlets, and one carry-on and one checked luggage with size restrictions.
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Economy Class

Economy class offers open-plan seating with power sockets and luggage racks.
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First Class

First class features reclining leather seats, tables, power sockets, and the option to order food and drinks.
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Business Class

Business class offers even more comfortable seating, a complimentary welcome drink, and the ability to order food and drinks from the restaurant menu, but it's only available on select routes and for an additional fee.
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Second Class

Deutshce Bahn's second class ensures a comfortable journey with standard seating arrangements with free Wi-Fi, power socket, and. Second class passengers can buy food and drinks from the bar/bistro car or restaurant car.
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First Class

First Class travel with Deutsche Bahn provides a luxurious experience with comfortable seats and many amenities such as spacious seating with personalized on-seat service and exclusive lounge access at major stations. First-class passengers can have their orders delivered to their seats, but if you do not want to wait, you can also dine in the restaurant car or buy food and drinks from the bar/bistro car.
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Second Class

On SBB Intercity trains, in addition to basic amenities for Second Class ticket, there's a Family Zone specially designed to offer comfort for families with children. If you get hungry during the journey, you can enjoy tasty meals in the restaurant carriage.
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First Class

On Deutsche Bahn IC trains, if you have a Flexpreis First Class ticket in addition to the standard second class offerings, you can access Fast Track and DB lounges at some German stations for free and enjoy the complimentary refreshments. Plus, experience a quieter travel environment and savor the view.

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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Connect effortlessly on FlixTrain and enjoy free WiFi, whether you're catching up on work, chatting, or simply browsing.
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Keep your devices charged and ready. FlixTrain seats come equipped with power sockets and USB outlets.
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For your safety and the comfort of everyone on board, FlixBus permits you to bring one carry-on bag that should fit under the seat or in the overhead compartment. You're also allowed one checked bag, but make sure you can load and unload it by yourself and store it in the overhead space or under your seat. Kindly ensure your luggage isn't bulky or poses a risk to others. Remember, it's up to you to keep track of your belongings during the trip.
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FlixTrain prioritizes comfort for all. Passengers with mobility concerns can book designated seats and utilize complimentary transportation for foldable wheelchairs and mobility aids. Reach out to FlixTrain for any assistance required.
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While FlixTrain doesn't offer onboard catering, you're welcome to bring along your own snacks and beverages.
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With FlixTrain, you can pack an extra piece of luggage, but it's a good idea to book early since train space is limited. Got sports equipment or a big musical instrument? They're welcome too, though an extra fee might apply. If you're cycling around, you can park your bike in specific areas for just 9 Euro, but ensure it's standard-sized and free of extra attachments. Remember to reserve a spot for your bike early, as space fills up fast
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No matter the class, expect comfortable amenities, including complimentary WiFi.
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Railjet features Quiet Zones for a peaceful journey. For the comfort of everyone, kindly maintain silence in these areas for 1st & 2nd class.
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Each seat is equipped with a power socket, suitable for charging wheelchair batteries as well.
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When traveling on Railjet, you aren't restricted by a specific luggage limit. However, you must ensure your bags fit in the overhead rack or the designated luggage spaces provided on the train.
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Wheelchair-friendly spaces are present on Regiojet trains.
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Enjoy a variety of snacks and drinks onboard. Check the Regiojet app for the full menu. Every passenger gets a free water bottle, and if you're in Relax or Business Class, enjoy a complimentary Italian coffee or mint tea.
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Railjet trains are equipped with air conditioning for your comfort.
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You can on most ÖBB trains with a special bike ticket, which is 10% of a regular ticket or at least €2 for second class. Railjet train bike allowances vary, so check their timetable. One bike per person, and if it's an e-bike, ensure the battery is charged as onboard charging isn't available. For convenience within Austria, there's a door-to-door service for transporting bikes.
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On ICE trains, enjoy free WiFi and access the ICE portal for movies, TV shows, audiobooks, games, and reading material.
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Seek tranquillity on ICE Frankfurt in Coach 21 (second class) and Coach 28/29 (first class). On ICE 104/105 Basel, it's Coach 31 (second class) and Coach 38/39 (first class).
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Stay charged with a power socket available for every two seats on the train.
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On ICE-trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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For assistance in boarding, changing trains, or other queries, reach out to DB’s Mobility Service. The staff is always ready to assist and ensure a smooth journey.
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With ICE, choose between a full menu at the onboard restaurant or quick snacks at the bistro. For First Class passengers, complimentary food and drinks are served directly to your seat. DB's diverse menu, updated quarterly, features local and vegetarian/vegan options.
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ICE trains not only offer air conditioning but are also innovating with eco-friendly systems that both cool and heat using natural refrigerants.
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On Deutsche Bahn trains, make sure it's disassembled and snugly packed in a case or cover with your name labeled on it, and you can bring it on board for free. You're also allowed one regular and one hand luggage item. Just ensure your bike doesn't get in the way of other travelers or block aisles. Note: Special bikes aren't permitted, but if you're an international traveler, there's no need to worry about peak-time restrictions.
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Deutsche Bahn is rolling out free WiFi on their IC trains, with some already offering the service.
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All seats in both classes have power sockets on DB IC trains.
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On IC trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Deutsche Bahn's Mobility Service provides assistance for boarding, disembarking, and train transfers. Staff are on hand to address questions and ensure a smooth trip.
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On the DB IC trains, there's a restaurant for meals or a bistro for snacks. You can eat at the bistro or in your seat. First Class passengers get free food at their seat. The menu changes but always has local food, including vegetarian and vegan choices.
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Intercity trains have air-conditioned sections.
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For IC trains, a ticket and reservation are required for bicycles, with the reservation cost included. Bikes are typically stored in second class carriages, though your seat may be elsewhere.
Services on board Ostdeutsche Eisenbahn, DB - Regionalbahn and DB - InterCity Express (ICE) from Berlin to Zwickau
Compare services on board when travelling from Berlin to Zwickau by train.
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Berlin to Zwickau CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
14.7kg
Bus
15.75kg
Flight
41.99kg
Car
33.59kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Berlin to Zwickau by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Berlin and Zwickau are 14.7kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Berlin and Zwickau? By taking the train between Berlin and Zwickau you will save 27.29kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.05kg compared to a bus and 18.89kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Berlin to Zwickau?
A train ticket from Berlin to Zwickau is $41.59. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $18.98.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Berlin to Zwickau?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Berlin to Zwickau is $18.98. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Berlin and Zwickau by train?
Berlin to Zwickau is 130.46 mi.
How long does the train between Berlin and Zwickau take?
Berlin to Zwickau is on average 4 hr 26 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hr 52 min.
Which companies operate from Berlin to Zwickau?
The train journey from Berlin to Zwickau is covered by 7 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Ostdeutsche Eisenbahn, DB - Regionalbahn, DB - InterCity Express (ICE), Railjet, FlixTrain, DB - Intercity, DB - Regional Express and Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn.
How many train connections per day go from Berlin to Zwickau?
Berlin to Zwickau has 39 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Berlin to Zwickau leave?
The earliest train from Berlin to Zwickau departs at 4:30 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Berlin to Zwickau depart?
The latest train from Berlin to Zwickau departs at 8:04 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Berlin to Zwickau in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $18.98 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Berlin to Zwickau by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Berlin and Zwickau is 2 hr 52 min.
Is there a direct train from Berlin to Zwickau?
Yes, there is a direct train between Berlin and Zwickau.
What are the CO2 emissions for Berlin to Zwickau by train?
The train journey from Berlin to Zwickau creates 14.7kg of CO2 emissions.

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