Duration 2h 22m
Distance 200.4 km
Average price SFr 110
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bellinzona and Olten takes 2h 22m and the fastest train takes 2h 14m. The train service runs several times per day from Bellinzona to Olten. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Bellinzona
  2. Olten
2h 25m
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SFr 60 - SFr 120

Bellinzona to Olten train times

Trains run every four hours between Bellinzona and Olten. The earliest departure is at 08:13 in the morning, and the last departure from Bellinzona is at 19:56 which arrives into Olten at 22:27. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 2h 22m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bellinzona and arriving at Olten. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 25m.

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The distance between Bellinzona and Olten is 154 km. The road distance is 200.4 km.

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Bellinzona to Olten train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Bellinzona station.

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Bellinzona to Olten train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Olten station.

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What companies run services between Bellinzona and Olten?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Bellinzona to Olten every 2 hours. Tickets cost SFr 60 - SFr 120 and the journey takes 2h 25m. Trenitalia Eurocity also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, ExpressBus operates a bus from Bellinzona to Olten once a week. Tickets cost SFr 30 - SFr 45 and the journey takes 4h 10m.
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