There are 6 ways to get from Ancona to Bern by train, bus, night 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  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale Fr
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig Ec / ...
  4. Take the train from Brig to Bern 8 / ...

$101 - $186

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Ancona to Zurich 421
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Berne Bâle > Zurich > Berne > Fribourg > Lausanne > Genève - Gare routière > Lyon - Gare routière Perrache > Clermont-Ferrand > Brive-la-Gaillarde > Périgueux > Bordeaux Centre > Bayonne > Hub Europe Alsa

$49 - $79

4 alternative options

Night bus, bus  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Take the night bus from ANCONA-Staz.P.Rosselli to MILANO-Milano Lampugnano Baltour
  2. Take the bus from Mailand Lampugnano to Bern P+R Neufeld

$53 - $78

Drive  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Ancona to Bern 492 miles

$110 - $180

Fly to Basel, train  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Ancona (AOI) to Basel (BSL) AOI - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern

$199 - $674

Fly to Zurich, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Ancona (AOI) to Zurich (ZRH) AOI - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern

$141 - $344

What companies run services between Ancona, Italy and Bern, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Ancona to Bern via Bologna C.Le, Milano Centrale, and Brig in around 7 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ancona to Bern via Zurich in around 12 h 21 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ancona to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,000
Flights from Ancona to Basel via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,000
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via Munich, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via Munich, Hannover
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via Munich, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via Munich, Hamburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via Munich, Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Ancona to Basel via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
italotreno.it
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ancona to Zurich
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Zurich to Berne
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Night bus from ANCONA-Staz.P.Rosselli to MILANO-Milano Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Mailand Lampugnano to Bern P+R Neufeld
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
globtour.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ancona to Bern?

The distance between Ancona and Bern is 603 km. The road distance is 787 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ancona to Bern?

The cheapest way to get from Ancona to Bern is to night bus and bus which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 13 h 30 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ancona to Bern?

The quickest way to get from Ancona to Bern is to train which takes 7 h 41 min and costs 80€ - 160€.

Is there a direct train between Ancona and Bern?

No, there is no direct train from Ancona to Bern. However, there are services departing from Ancona and arriving at Bern via Bologna C.Le, Milano Centrale and Brig. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 41 min.

Is there a direct bus between Ancona and Bern?

No, there is no direct bus from Ancona to Bern. However, there are services departing from Ancona and arriving at Berne via Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 21 min.

How long does it take to get from Ancona to Bern?

It takes approximately 7 h 41 min to get from Ancona to Bern, including transfers.