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There are 2 ways to get from Bern to Pilatus by train or car

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Train  •  1h 36m

  1. Take the train from Bern to Luzern 15

$109 - $158

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Drive  •  1h 40m

  1. Drive from Bern to Pilatus 77.7 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Bern to Pilatus is to drive which costs SFr 16 - SFr 24 and takes 1h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Bern to Pilatus is to train which costs SFr 100 - SFr 160 and takes 1h 36m.

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The distance between Bern and Pilatus is 62 km. The road distance is 124.3 km.

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The best way to get from Bern to Pilatus without a car is to train which takes 1h 36m and costs SFr 100 - SFr 160.

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It takes approximately 1h 36m to get from Bern to Pilatus, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bern to Pilatus is 124 km. It takes approximately 1h 40m to drive from Bern to Pilatus.

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There are 561+ hotels available in Pilatus. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bern to Pilatus.
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  • Distance: 38.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 36m

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Bern to Pilatus hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $70 and the journey takes 1h 1m.

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.

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Train from Bern to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Estimated price
$35 - $70
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