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There are 2 ways to get from Basel to Brienz by train or car

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Train  •  2h 40m

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

$60 - $104

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Drive  •  1h 47m

  1. Drive from Basel to Brienz 94.9 miles

$19 - $29

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

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

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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 2h 40m.

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The distance between Basel and Brienz is 96 km. The road distance is 151.8 km.

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The best way to get from Basel to Brienz without a car is to train which takes 2h 40m and costs SFr 60 - SFr 110.

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It takes approximately 2h 40m to get from Basel to Brienz, including transfers.

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Basel to Brienz train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Basel SBB station.

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Basel to Brienz train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Interlaken Ost station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basel to Brienz is 152 km. It takes approximately 1h 47m to drive from Basel to Brienz.

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There are 1048+ hotels available in Brienz. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 59.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 40m

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 2h.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

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Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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