There are 5 ways to get from Annecy to Bern by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Annecy - Galbert to Genève Airport T72
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Bern 1 / ...

$62 - $112

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Annecy to Bern

$23 - $28

3 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard to Genève
  2. Take the train from Genève to Bern 1 / ...

$86 - $154

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Annecy to Bern 124.4 miles

$26 - $40

Bus, fly, train  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Annecy - Eglise des Fins to Genève Airport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Zurich (ZRH) GVA - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern

$102 - $227

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Annecy to Bern is to bus which costs 20€ - 25€ and takes 4 h.

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The quickest way to get from Annecy to Bern is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The distance between Annecy and Bern is 154 km. The road distance is 199 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Annecy to Bern, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Annecy and arriving at Bern. Services depart six times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Annecy to Bern. However, there are services departing from Annecy and arriving at Bern via Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard and Genève. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 28 min.

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Map of how to get from Annecy to Bern.
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  • Distance: 96.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 41 min

What companies run services between Annecy, France and Bern, Switzerland?

Eurolines CH operates a bus from Annecy to Bern 6 times a week. Tickets cost $23 - $28 and the journey takes 4 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Annecy to Bern via Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard and Genève in around 5 h 28 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
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
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Transdev Haute-Savoie
Phone
+33 4 50 51 08 51
Website
transdevhautesavoie.com
Bus from Annecy - Galbert to Genève Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
transdevhautesavoie.com
Bus from Annecy - Eglise des Fins to Genève Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
transdevhautesavoie.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Annecy to Bern
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Book at
eurolines.ch

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