There are 8 ways to get from Bern to Avignon by train, bus, car, plane or night bus

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 34 min

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

$127 - $181

Cheapest option

Bus via Lyon - Perrache Bus station  •  8 h 12 min

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

$19 - $28

6 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 55 min

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

$20 - $28

Bus Isilines  •  11 h 54 min

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

$60 - $79

Drive  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Bern to Avignon 332.7 miles

$70 - $110

Train to Zurich, fly to Marseille, train  •  5 h 46 min

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

$142 - $415

Train, train to Strasbourg, fly to Marseille  •  6 h 26 min

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

$134 - $561

Train to Basel, fly to Montpellier, night bus  •  6 h 16 min

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

$143 - $417

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bern to Avignon is to bus which costs SFr 20 - SFr 28 and takes 8 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bern to Avignon is to drive which costs SFr 70 - SFr 110 and takes 5 h 9 min.

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The distance between Bern and Avignon is 392 km. The road distance is 532.4 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Bern to Avignon, including transfers.

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

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No, there is no direct train from Bern to Avignon. However, there are services departing from Bern and arriving at Avignon TGV via Geneve. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 34 min.

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

You can take a train from Bern to Avignon via Genève and Geneve in around 5 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bern to Avignon via Lyon - Perrache Bus station in around 8 h 12 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Strasbourg to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Zurich to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Geneve to Avignon TGV
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 Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $25
1st Class
$36 - $38
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$23 - $35
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$25 - $45
1st Class
$45 - $55
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Berne to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Avignon City Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Berne to Avignon City Center
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
Ouibus
Night bus from Montpellier to Avignon City Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld to Lyon, de Perrache - Galerie C
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Fribourg Poya to Annecy
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Book at
eurolines.ch
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Annecy to Avignon - Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
isilines.com

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