There are 5 ways to get from Bern to Montreux by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne 1 / ...

$42 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Bern to Montreux K288

$7 - $12

3 alternative options

Train, line 201 bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Fribourg/Freiburg 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Vevey
  3. Take the line 201 bus from Vevey, gare to Montreux, Marché 201

$37 - $69

Line 1 train, train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 1 train from Bern Europaplatz to Fribourg/Freiburg 1
  2. Take the train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Vevey 57-Y / ...

$45 - $75

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Bern to Montreux 55.6 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bern to Montreux is to bus which costs SFr 6 - SFr 13 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bern to Montreux is to drive which costs SFr 11 - SFr 17 and takes 58 min.

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The distance between Bern and Montreux is 70 km. The road distance is 89 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Bern to Montreux, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bern to Montreux. However, there are services departing from Bern and arriving at Montreux, rue du Marché via Chailly-Montreux, Chailly P+R. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bern to Montreux. However, there are services departing from Bern and arriving at Montreux via Lausanne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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The best way to get from Bern to Montreux is to train which takes 1 h 35 min and costs SFr 40 - SFr 75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 6 - SFr 13 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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Bern to Montreux bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Chur, Chur station.

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Map of how to get from Bern to Montreux.
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  • Distance: 44 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

What companies run services between Bern, Switzerland and Montreux, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Bern to Montreux every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bern to Montreux twice daily. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Vevey
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Bern Europaplatz to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Vevey, gare to Montreux, Marché
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bern to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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