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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Winterthur 1 / ...

$50 - $90

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Berne to Zurich Hernani > Saint-Sébastien > Bayonne > Bordeaux Centre > Brive-la-Gaillarde > Clermont-Ferrand > Saint-Etienne > Lyon - Gare routière Perrache > Genève - Gare routière > Lausanne > Fribourg > Berne > Zurich > Bâle Centre / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Winterthur Turin - Gare routière > Milan > Lucerne > Zurich > Winterthur > Singen > Stuttgart > Karlsruhe > Mannheim > Francfort-sur-le-Main

$6 - $10

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Bern to Winterthur 89.8 miles

$18 - $28

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Bern to Winterthur hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $90 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bern to Winterthur via Zurich in around 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Berne to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Zurich to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bern to Winterthur?

The distance between Bern and Winterthur is 115 km. The road distance is 144 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bern to Winterthur?

The cheapest way to get from Bern to Winterthur is to bus which costs SFr 6 - SFr 10 and takes 2 h 5 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bern to Winterthur?

The quickest way to get from Bern to Winterthur is to train which takes 1 h 25 min and costs SFr 45 - SFr 90.

Is there a direct train between Bern and Winterthur?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bern and arriving at Winterthur. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

Is there a direct bus between Bern and Winterthur?

No, there is no direct bus from Bern to Winterthur. However, there are services departing from Berne and arriving at Winterthur via Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from Bern to Winterthur?

The train from Bern to Winterthur takes 1 h 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.