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There are 5 ways to get from Bern to Thun by train, night train, night bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  18 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Thun 8 / ...

$16 - $30

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Night bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bern, Bahnhof to Thun, Hohmad M15

$13 - $19

3 alternative options

Line 61 night train  •  21 min

  1. Take the line 61 night train from Ostermundigen to Thun 61

$15 - $27

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bern to Thun 18.6 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Bern to Thun 18.6 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Bern to Thun is to drive which costs SFr 3 - SFr 6 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bern to Thun is to train which costs SFr 16 - SFr 30 and takes 18 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Bern, Bahnhof and arriving at Thun, Hohmad. This bus operates Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bern and arriving at Thun. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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The distance between Bern and Thun is 26 km. The road distance is 29.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bern to Thun without a car is to train which takes 18 min and costs SFr 16 - SFr 30.

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The train from Bern to Thun takes 18 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Bern to Thun bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, depart from Bern, Bahnhof station.

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

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Bern to Thun bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, arrive at Thun, Hohmad station.

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Map of how to get from Bern to Thun.
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  • Distance: 16 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Bern to Thun hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $30 and the journey takes 18 min. BLS AG also services this route every 20 minutes.

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 Thun
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Night train from Ostermundigen to Thun
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Bern to Thun
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Night bus from Bern, Bahnhof to Thun, Hohmad
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Taxi from Bern to Thun
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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Bern to Thun train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Thun station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bern to Thun is 30 km. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Bern to Thun.

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