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.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. 1 / ...

$42 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Ouibus / ...

$22 - $37

3 alternative options

Train, line 201 bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. 1 / ...
  2. 201

$37 - $69

Line 1 train, train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. 1
  2. 57-Y / ...

$45 - $75

Drive  •  58 min

  1. 55.6 miles

$11 - $17

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, Ouibus operates a bus from Bern to Montreux hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min. RegioJet also services this route 3 times a week.

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
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Berne to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld to Lausanne, park.Velodrome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Questions & Answers

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

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

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

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.

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