There are 11 ways to get from Avignon to Bern 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  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Geneve Tgv
  2. Take the train from Genève to Bern 1 / ...

$128 - $181

Cheapest option

Bus via Lyon - Perrache Bus station  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Avignon City Center to Lyon - Perrache Bus station Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Berne Ouibus / ...

$20 - $47

9 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Avignon City Center to Berne Ouibus

$20 - $28

Bus Isilines  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Avignon - Gare Routière to Annecy
  2. Take the bus from Annecy to Fribourg Poya

$59 - $79

Drive  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Avignon to Bern 317.7 miles

$65 - $100

Train to Marseille, fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Zurich (ZRH) MRS - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern

$139 - $416

Train to Marseille, fly to Strasbourg, train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Strasbourg (SXB) MRS - SXB
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern

$142 - $570

Bus to Montpellier, fly to Basel, train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Avignon City Center to Montpellier
  2. Fly from Montpellier (MPL) to Basel (BSL) MPL - BSL
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern

$143 - $417

Train to Geneva, fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Geneve
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Zurich (ZRH) GVA - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern

$178 - $314

Train to Marseille, fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) MRS - MXP
  3. Take the train from Gallarate to Bern

$131 - $403

Train to Nice, fly to Basel, train  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Cannes
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Basel (BSL) NCE - BSL
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern

$143 - $313

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Avignon to Bern is to bus which costs 17€ - 24€ and takes 8 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Avignon to Bern is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 5 h 13 min.

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The distance between Avignon and Bern is 392 km. The road distance is 508.3 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from Avignon to Bern, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Avignon City Center and arriving at Berne. Services depart every three hours, and operate Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 8 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Avignon to Bern. However, there are services departing from Avignon TGV and arriving at Bern via Genève. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 19 min.

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

You can take a train from Avignon to Bern via Geneve and Genève in around 5 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Avignon to Bern via Lyon - Perrache Bus station in around 8 h 18 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Marseille to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Marseille to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Marseille to Strasbourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Nice to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Marseille to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Marseille to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Marseille to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Marseille to Strasbourg via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Marseille to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Marseille to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Marseille to Strasbourg via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Marseille to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Montpellier to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Nice to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Marseille to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Marseille to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$100 - $150
Train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $25
1st Class
$36 - $38
Train from Avignon TGV to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $120
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
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
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
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$25 - $45
1st Class
$45 - $55
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Gallarate to Bern
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $85
First
$80 - $140
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Avignon City Center to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Berne
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Avignon City Center to Berne
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Avignon City Center to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Bern
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Lyon, de Perrache - Galerie C to Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Avignon - Gare Routière to Annecy
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
isilines.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Annecy to Fribourg Poya
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Book at
eurolines.ch

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