There are 4 ways to get from Bern to Colmar by train, bus or car
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Train • 1 h 54 min
Train, bus • 3 h 28 min
$40 - $72
2 alternative options
Train via Colmar • 2 h 1 min
$48 - $84
Drive • 1 h 39 min
$21 - $35
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Bern to Colmar is to drive which costs SFr 21 - SFr 35 and takes 1 h 39 min.
The quickest way to get from Bern to Colmar is to drive which costs SFr 21 - SFr 35 and takes 1 h 39 min.
No, there is no direct train from Bern to Colmar. However, there are services departing from Bern and arriving at Gare de Colmar via Gare de Basel-SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.
The distance between Bern and Colmar is 126 km. The road distance is 161.2 km.
The best way to get from Bern to Colmar without a car is to train which takes 1 h 54 min and costs .
It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from Bern to Colmar, including transfers.
Bern to Colmar train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Bern station.
Bern to Colmar train services, operated by Sncf, arrive at Gare de Colmar station.
Yes, the driving distance between Bern to Colmar is 161 km. It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to drive from Bern to Colmar.
There are 1207+ hotels available in Colmar. Prices start at $67 USD per night.
What companies run services between Bern, Switzerland and Colmar, France?
You can take a train from Bern to Colmar via Basel SBB and Gare de Basel-SBB in around 1 h 54 min.
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.
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
- Ave. Duration
- 53 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- $35 - $65
- Schedules at
Train from Basel SBB to Colmar
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Bus from Basel, Basel central station to Colmar
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 35 min
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- $4 - $8
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