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Duration 14h 13m
Distance 1591.6 km
Average price 334€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Interlaken and Madrid takes 14h 13m and the fastest train takes 14h 9m. There is at least one train per day from Interlaken to Madrid. 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. Interlaken West
  2. Bern
  3. Geneve
  4. Lyon Part Dieu
  5. Barcelona-Sants
  6. Madrid
16h 2m
222€ - 394€

Interlaken to Madrid train times

Trains run once daily between Interlaken and Madrid. The service departs Interlaken at 09:05 in the morning, which arrives into Madrid at 23:14. All services require a transfer, and take on average 14h 13m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

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No, there is no direct train from Interlaken to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Interlaken West and arriving at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha via Bern, Geneve, Lyon Part Dieu and Barcelona-Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 2m.

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The distance between Interlaken and Madrid is 1162 km. The road distance is 1591.6 km.

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Interlaken to Madrid train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Interlaken West station.

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Interlaken to Madrid train services, operated by Renfe AVE, arrive at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha station.

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