There are 7 ways to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Interlaken by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Basel, train  •  4h 1m

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Basel (BSL) DUS - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken West

SFr 107 - SFr 299

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Bus  •  10h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Bern N496
  2. Take the bus from Bern to Interlaken, Interlaken West 477 / ...

SFr 40 - SFr 52

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Fly to Zurich, train  •  3h 52m

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Zurich (ZRH) DUS - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken West

SFr 107 - SFr 257

Fly to Geneva, train  •  5h 26m

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Geneva (GVA) DUS - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken West

SFr 109 - SFr 274

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  5h 41m

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) DUS - MXP
  2. Take the train from Gallarate to Spiez

SFr 104 - SFr 348

Train  •  8h 12m

  1. Take the train from D-Flughafen Terminal S to Köln Hbf S11 / ...
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Basel Sbb Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken West 61 / ...

SFr 105 - SFr 316

Drive  •  6h 12m

  1. Drive from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Interlaken 684.6 km

SFr 85 - SFr 130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Interlaken is to bus which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 10h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Interlaken is to fly and train which costs 95€ - 240€ and takes 3h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from D-Flughafen Term. A/B/C and arriving at Interlaken, Interlaken West via Düsseldorf and Bern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 49m.

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No, there is no direct train from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from D-Flughafen Terminal S and arriving at Interlaken West via Koeln Hbf and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 12m.

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The distance between Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) and Interlaken is 517 km. The road distance is 684.6 km.

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The best way to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Interlaken without a car is to train which takes 8h 12m and costs 95€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 4h 1m to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Interlaken, including transfers.

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Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Interlaken bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Düsseldorf station.

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Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Interlaken train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from D-Flughafen Terminal S station.

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The best way to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Interlaken is to train which takes 8h 12m and costs 95€ - 290€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 10h 49m.

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Map of how to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Interlaken.
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  • Distance: 517 km
  • Duration: 4h 1m

What companies run services between Dusseldorf Airport (DUS), Germany and Interlaken, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Interlaken via Köln Hbf, Koeln Hbf, and Basel SBB in around 8h 12m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Interlaken via D-Worringer Platz, Düsseldorf, and Bern in around 10h 49m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 220 - SFr 950
Flights from Dusseldorf to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 220 - SFr 950
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 310
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 410
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 410
Flights from Dusseldorf to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 290
Flights from Dusseldorf to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 900
Flights from Dusseldorf to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 330
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 420
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 75 - SFr 320
Flights from Dusseldorf to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 290
Flights from Dusseldorf to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 180 - SFr 750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 420
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 260
Flights from Dusseldorf to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 290
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 330
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Malpensa via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 330
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Geneva via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Geneva via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Geneva via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 170 - SFr 700
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 80
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Bern
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bern to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 29
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 130
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 30
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bern to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 13 - SFr 19
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Gallarate to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 120
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 45 - SFr 65
1st Class
SFr 85 - SFr 120
S-Bahn Köln
Phone
0 18 06 50 40 30
Website
avv.de
Train from Düsseldorf Flughafen Terminal to Köln Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 9 - SFr 12
Website
S-Bahn Köln
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen Terminal to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 85
Website
Thalys
Standard
SFr 45 - SFr 65
Comfort
SFr 55 - SFr 75
Premium
SFr 60 - SFr 85
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Koeln Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 110
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
SFr 45 - SFr 65
1st Class
SFr 75 - SFr 110
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf to Bern
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bern to Interlaken, Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 7 - SFr 9
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Interlaken bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Interlaken, Interlaken West station.

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Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) 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 Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Interlaken is 685 km. It takes approximately 6h 12m to drive from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Interlaken.

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Eurowings, KLM, Air France and Lufthansa offer flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Basel Airport.

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There are 1076+ hotels available in Interlaken. Prices start at SFr 100 per night.

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