There are 4 ways to get from Bern to Payerne by train, taxi or car

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Train, line 30 train  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Fribourg/Freiburg 139-Y / ...
  2. Take the line 30 train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Payerne 30

$23 - $42

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Train  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Kerzers 100-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Kerzers to Payerne 9 / ...

$28 - $47

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bern to Payerne 33 miles

$240 - $290

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Bern to Payerne 33 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Bern to Payerne is to drive which costs SFr 6 - SFr 10 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bern to Payerne is to taxi which costs SFr 230 - SFr 280 and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bern to Payerne. However, there are services departing from Bern and arriving at Payerne via Fribourg/Freiburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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The distance between Bern and Payerne is 41 km. The road distance is 52.7 km.

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The best way to get from Bern to Payerne without a car is to train and line 30 train which takes 1 h 15 min and costs SFr 22 - SFr 45.

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It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from Bern to Payerne, including transfers.

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

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Bern to Payerne train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Payerne station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bern to Payerne is 53 km. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Bern to Payerne.

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There are 159+ hotels available in Payerne. Prices start at $90 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bern to Payerne.
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  • Distance: 25.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

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

You can take a train from Bern to Payerne via Fribourg/Freiburg in around 1 h 15 min.

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.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Payerne
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Kerzers to Payerne
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $29
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Bern to Kerzers
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Kerzers to Payerne
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Taxi from Bern to Payerne
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$240 - $290
Bear Taxi
Phone
+41 31 371 11 11
Website
baerentaxi.ch
Nova Taxi
Phone
+41 31 331 33 13
Website
novataxi.ch
Taxi Bern
Phone
+41 31 312 12 12
Website
taxibern.ch

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