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Duration 7h 50m
Distance 623.3 km
Average price SFr 250
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Paris and Interlaken takes 7h 50m and the fastest train takes 5h 29m. The train service runs several times per day from Paris to Interlaken. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Paris Gare De Lyon
  2. Basel SBB
  3. Interlaken
5h 20m
SFr 115 - SFr 174

Paris to Interlaken train times

Trains run twice daily between Paris Bercy and Interlaken. The earliest departure is at 12:22 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Paris Bercy is at 18:22 which arrives into Interlaken at 07:22. All services require a transfer at BASEL SBB and take an average of 7h 50m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Paris to Interlaken? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from Paris Gare De Lyon and arriving at Interlaken West via Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 20m.

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The distance between Paris and Interlaken is 477 km. The road distance is 623.3 km.

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Paris to Interlaken train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Paris Gare De Lyon station.

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Paris to Interlaken train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Interlaken West station.

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There are 601+ hotels available in Interlaken. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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What companies run services between Paris and Interlaken?

You can take a train from Paris Bercy to Interlaken via Basel SBB in around 5h 20m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 170 - SFr 310

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Paris-Est to Bâle Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 170 - SFr 310
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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