There are 5 ways to get from Chur to Interlaken by train, bus, night bus or car

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Train via Bern  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Chur to Zürich HB 3 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Bern 1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken West Ice / ...

$86 - $160

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Bus, night bus  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Chur, Chur to Bern K288
  2. Take the night bus from Bern, Bahnhof to Interlaken West, Bahnhof M15

$42 - $64

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Chur to Thalwil
  2. Take the train from Thalwil to Luzern 70
  3. Take the train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost 470

$80 - $133

Train, bus  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Chur to Disentis/Mustér 920 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Andermatt, Bahnhof to Meiringen, Bahnhof 162

$86 - $137

Drive  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Chur to Interlaken 133.6 miles

$27 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chur to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from Chur, Bahnhofplatz and arriving at Interlaken West, Bahnhof via Chur, Chur, Bern, Neufeld P+R and Bern, Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chur to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from Chur and arriving at Interlaken West via Zürich HB and Bern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 51 min.

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The distance between Chur and Interlaken is 129 km. The road distance is 213.7 km.

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The best way to get from Chur to Interlaken without a car is to train which takes 3 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Chur to Interlaken, including transfers.

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Chur to Interlaken bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Chur, Chur station.

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

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Chur to Interlaken bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, arrive at Interlaken West, Bahnhof station.

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Chur to Interlaken train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Interlaken West station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chur to Interlaken is 214 km. It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to drive from Chur to Interlaken.

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  • Distance: 80.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

What companies run services between Chur, Grisons, Switzerland and Interlaken, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Chur to Interlaken via Zürich HB and Bern in around 3 h 51 min.

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 Chur to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Bern
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Chur to Thalwil
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Thalwil to Luzern
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Rhätische Bahn
Phone
+41 81 288 65 65
Website
rhb.ch
Train from Chur to Disentis/Mustér
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Schedules at
rhb.ch
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rhb.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 Chur, Chur to Bern
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Night bus from Bern, Bahnhof to Interlaken West, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Andermatt, Bahnhof to Meiringen, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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