There are 10 ways to get from Interlaken to Salzburg by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via Bern  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Bern 61 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bern to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Salzburg Hbf Rj

$141 - $251

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Bern to Salzburg

$71 - $100

8 alternative options

Train  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Luzern 470
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Zürich HB 70
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Salzburg Hbf Rj

$139 - $231

Train, bus  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Luzern 470
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Zürich HB 70
  3. Take the bus from Zürich, Sihlquai/HB to München ZOB 2-Y / ...
  4. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Salzburg 086 / ...

$207 - $306

Drive  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Interlaken to Salzburg 361.5 miles

$75 - $110

Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Bern
  2. Take the train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Munich (MUC) ZRH - MUC
  4. Take the train from München Ost to Salzburg Hbf

$195 - $494

Fly from Berne, train  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Berne (BRN) to Munich (MUC) BRN - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Ost to Salzburg Hbf

$190 - $715

Train to Basel, fly, train  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Munich (MUC) BSL - MUC
  3. Take the train from München Ost to Salzburg Hbf

$158 - $407

Train, train to Geneva, fly  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Bern
  2. Take the train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
  3. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Munich (MUC) GVA - MUC
  4. Take the train from München Ost to Salzburg Hbf

$150 - $349

Train, bus to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Spiez to Domodossola
  2. Take the bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Munich (MUC) MXP - MUC
  4. Take the train from München Ost to Salzburg Hbf

$142 - $306

What companies run services between Interlaken, Switzerland and Salzburg, Austria?

You can take a train from Interlaken to Salzburg via Bern and Zürich HB in around 8 h 26 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Interlaken to Salzburg 3 times a week. Tickets cost $50 - $65 and the journey takes 9 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Avg. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Basel to Munich
Avg. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Geneva to Munich
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Zurich
Avg. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Avg. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Basel to Munich
Avg. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Geneva to Munich
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Zurich
Avg. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich via Zurich
Avg. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Munich
Avg. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Sky Work Airlines
Website
flyskywork.com
Flights from Berne to Munich
Avg. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $200
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Interlaken West to Bern
Avg. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich HB
Avg. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Salzburg Hbf
Avg. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Zürich HB
Avg. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Interlaken West to Basel SBB
Avg. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
Avg. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Spiez to Domodossola
Avg. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Interlaken Ost to Luzern
Avg. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
German Railways (DB)
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Ost to Salzburg Hbf
Avg. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Zürich, Sihlquai/HB to München ZOB
Avg. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
Avg. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Munich, Munich central bus station
Avg. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Salzburg
Avg. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai to Mnichov, ZOB
Avg. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Bern to Salzburg
Avg. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Book at
eurolines.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Domodossola to Malpensa Airport T1
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Schedules at
comazzibus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Interlaken to Salzburg?

The distance between Interlaken and Salzburg is 410 km. The road distance is 578 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Interlaken to Salzburg?

The cheapest way to get from Interlaken to Salzburg is to bus which costs SFr 85 and takes 11 h 41 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Interlaken to Salzburg?

The quickest way to get from Interlaken to Salzburg is to drive which takes 5 h 57 min and costs SFr 85.

Is there a direct train between Interlaken and Salzburg?

No, there is no direct train from Interlaken to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Interlaken West and arriving at Salzburg Hbf via Bern and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 26 min.

How long does it take to get from Interlaken to Salzburg?

It takes approximately 8 h 26 min to get from Interlaken to Salzburg, including transfers.