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There are 7 ways to get from Bern to Split by train, plane, bus, car ferry 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 to Zurich, fly  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Split (SPU) ZRH - SPU

$142 - $430

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Bus  •  20 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Bern to Zurich K288 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zürich to Split

$85 - $121

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Train to Basel, fly  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Split (SPU) BSL - SPU

$102 - $372

Train, bus  •  20 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Split

$96 - $152

Train, car ferry  •  20 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Brig 8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Ancona Fb / ...
  4. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Split 53

$134 - $210

Train  •  22 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Brig 8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre Fr
  4. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf Rj / ...
  5. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec / ...
  6. Take the train from Zagreb to Split

$155 - $291

Drive  •  12 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Bern to Split 782.6 miles

$160 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Bern to Split is to bus which costs SFr 80 - SFr 130 and takes 20 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bern to Split is to train and fly which costs SFr 140 - SFr 430 and takes 5 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bern to Split. However, there are services departing from Bern and arriving at Split via Zürich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bern to Split. However, there are services departing from Bern and arriving at Split via Brig, Milano Centrale, Venezia Mestre, Villach Hbf and Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 20 min.

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The distance between Bern and Split is 801 km. The road distance is 1252.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bern to Split without a car is to train and bus which takes 20 h 2 min and costs SFr 95 - SFr 160.

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It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Bern to Split, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Bern to Split is to bus which takes 20 h 30 min and costs SFr 80 - SFr 130. Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 150 - SFr 290 and takes 22 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Bern to Split.
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  • Distance: 500.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 34 min

What companies run services between Bern, Switzerland and Split, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Bern to Split via Zurich and Zürich in around 20 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bern to Split via Brig, Milano Centrale, Venezia Mestre, Villach Hbf, Zagreb Glavni Kolod., and Zagreb in around 22 h 20 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Basel to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zurich to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
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 Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zurich to Split
Ave. Duration
18 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
FlixBus

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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bern to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Berne to Zürich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zürich to Split
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
Rome2rio's guide to Jadrolinija
Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Car ferry from Ancona to Split
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$21 - $27
SNAV
Phone
+39 081 428 5555
Email
booking@snav.it
Website
snav.it
Car ferry from Ancona to Split
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
www.snav.it
Passenger
$46
Vehicle
$69

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Split Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Bern to Split bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, arrive at Split station.

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Bern to Split train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), arrive at Split station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bern to Split is 1252 km. It takes approximately 12 h 38 min to drive from Bern to Split.

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Edelweiss Air, Croatia Airlines, Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Zurich Airport to Split Airport.

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There are 12010+ hotels available in Split. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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