There are 8 ways to get from France to Lauterbrunnen by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Strasbourg  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost Ice / ...

$169 - $279

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Bus  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Fribourg N799
  2. Take the bus from Fribourg to Interlaken, Interlaken West 417

$45 - $81

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Train  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Mulhouse Ville Tgv
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost Ice / ...

$162 - $237

Bus, train  •  14 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Basel
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost Ice / ...

$130 - $224

Drive  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Lauterbrunnen 395.2 miles

$85 - $130

Fly Paris Orly to Mulhouse, train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Mulhouse (MLH) ORY - MLH
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost

$119 - $421

Fly Nice to Zurich, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Zurich (ZRH) NCE - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken Ost

$134 - $369

Fly Lyon to Zurich, train  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Zurich (ZRH) LYS - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken Ost

$140 - $351

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from France to Lauterbrunnen. However, there are services departing from Petit Pont and arriving at Lauterbrunnen, Bahnhof via Paris, Paris, Fribourg and Interlaken West, Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 5 min.

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The distance between France and Lauterbrunnen is 460 km. The road distance is 632.3 km.

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The best way to get from France to Lauterbrunnen without a car is to train which takes 7 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 17 min to get from France to Lauterbrunnen, including transfers.

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France to Lauterbrunnen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris, Paris station.

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The best way to get from France to Lauterbrunnen is to train which takes 7 h 17 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Mulhouse Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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France to Lauterbrunnen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Interlaken, Interlaken West station.

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Yes, the driving distance between France to Lauterbrunnen is 632 km. It takes approximately 6 h 39 min to drive from France to Lauterbrunnen.

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Air France offers flights from Paris Orly Airport to Mulhouse Airport.

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Map of how to get from France to Lauterbrunnen.
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  • Distance: 287.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 17 min

What companies run services between France and Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Paris to Lauterbrunnen via Gare de l'Est, Paris Est, Strasbourg, Basel SBB, and Interlaken Ost in around 7 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Lauterbrunnen via Gare De Bercy - Popb, Paris, Paris, Fribourg, Interlaken, Interlaken West, and Interlaken West, Bahnhof in around 14 h 5 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Mulhouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Lyon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $410
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.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 Paris, Paris to Fribourg
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Fribourg to Interlaken, Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Basel
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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