There are 3 ways to get from Bern to Strasbourg by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB 61 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg

$59 - $101

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Bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Bern to Strasbourg N506 / ...

$8 - $23

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Bern to Strasbourg 146.4 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Bern to Strasbourg is to bus which costs SFr 8 - SFr 22 and takes 2 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bern to Strasbourg is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 45 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bern and arriving at Strasbourg. Services depart four times a week, and operate Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bern to Strasbourg. However, there are services departing from Bern and arriving at Strasbourg via Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

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The distance between Bern and Strasbourg is 183 km. The road distance is 234.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bern to Strasbourg without a car is to train which takes 2 h 36 min and costs SFr 55 - SFr 100.

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It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Bern to Strasbourg, including transfers.

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

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Bern to Strasbourg 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 Strasbourg is to train which takes 2 h 36 min and costs SFr 55 - SFr 100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 8 - SFr 22 and takes 2 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Bern to Strasbourg.
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  • Distance: 114.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 36 min

What companies run services between Bern, Switzerland and Strasbourg, France?

You can take a train from Bern to Strasbourg via Basel SBB in around 2 h 36 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bern to Strasbourg 5 times a week. Tickets cost $13 - $23 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min. RegioJet also services this route 3 times a week.

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 Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bern to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld to Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Bern to Strasbourg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Strasbourg station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bern to Strasbourg is 234 km. It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to drive from Bern to Strasbourg.

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