There are 3 ways to get from Bern to Sion by train, bus or car
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Train • 1 h 34 min
$55 - $101
Bus • 2 h 55 min
$9 - $16
1 alternative option
Drive • 1 h 35 min
$20 - $30
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Bern to Sion is to bus which costs SFr 9 - SFr 16 and takes 2 h 55 min.
The quickest way to get from Bern to Sion is to train which costs SFr 50 - SFr 110 and takes 1 h 34 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bern and arriving at Sion. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 55 min.
No, there is no direct train from Bern to Sion. However, there are services departing from Bern and arriving at Sion via Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 34 min.
The distance between Bern and Sion is 80 km. The road distance is 155.5 km.
The best way to get from Bern to Sion without a car is to train which takes 1 h 34 min and costs SFr 50 - SFr 110.
It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to get from Bern to Sion, including transfers.
Bern to Sion bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bern station.
Bern to Sion train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Bern station.
The best way to get from Bern to Sion is to train which takes 1 h 34 min and costs SFr 50 - SFr 110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 9 - SFr 16 and takes 2 h 55 min.
What companies run services between Bern, Switzerland and Sion, Switzerland?
You can take a train from Bern to Sion via Visp in around 1 h 34 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bern to Sion twice daily. Tickets cost $9 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 55 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 Visp
- Ave. Duration
- 56 min
- Estimated price
- $35 - $65
- Schedules at
Train from Visp to Sion
One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.
Bus from Bern to Sion
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 55 min
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- $9 - $16
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More Questions & Answers
Bern to Sion bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Sion station.
Bern to Sion train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Sion station.
Yes, the driving distance between Bern to Sion is 156 km. It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to drive from Bern to Sion.
Book your Bern to Sion bus tickets online with FlixBus.
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