There are 3 ways to get from Colmar to Gimmelwald by train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Colmar to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost 61 / ...

$78 - $145

Cheapest option

Bus, train, line 21 bus  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Colmar to Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Thun 61 / ...
  3. Take the line 21 bus from Thun, Bahnhof to Interlaken Ost, Bahnhof 21

$76 - $137

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Colmar to Gimmelwald 149.2 miles

$30 - $50

What companies run services between Colmar, France and Gimmelwald, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Colmar to Gimmelwald via Basel SBB, Interlaken Ost, Lauterbrunnen, and Lauterbrunnen, Bahnhof in around 4 h 29 min.

Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Colmar to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Thun
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Colmar to Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Thun, Bahnhof to Interlaken Ost, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Colmar and Gimmelwald is 175 km. The road distance is 239 km.

The cheapest way to get from Colmar to Gimmelwald is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 3 h 6 min.

The quickest way to get from Colmar to Gimmelwald is to drive which takes 3 h 6 min and costs 26€ - 40€.

It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Colmar to Gimmelwald, including transfers.