Directions from Basel to Brienz

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost 61 / ...

$60 - $104

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Brienz 94.9 miles

$19 - $29

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Brienz, Canton of Bern, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Basel to Brienz hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $95 and the journey takes 1 h 58 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Schedules at

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Basel and Brienz is 96 km. The road distance is 152 km.

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Brienz is to drive which costs SFr 19 - SFr 29 and takes 1 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Basel to Brienz is to drive which takes 1 h 47 min and costs SFr 19 - SFr 29.

No, there is no direct train from Basel to Brienz. However, there are services departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Brienz via Interlaken Ost. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 38 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from Basel to Brienz, including transfers.