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

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Train via Bern  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Bern 137-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken West Ice / ...

$33 - $58

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Bus  •  2 h 33 min

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

$6 - $11

3 alternative options

Train BLS AG  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Thun 1
  2. Take the train from Thun to Interlaken West Ice / ...

$49 - $75

Train, line 21 bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Thun 1
  2. Take the line 21 bus from Thun, Bahnhof to Interlaken, Jungfraustrasse 21

$44 - $63

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Fribourg to Interlaken 56 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Fribourg to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from Fribourg, gare CFF and arriving at Interlaken, Interlaken West via Fribourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Fribourg to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from Fribourg/Freiburg and arriving at Interlaken West via Bern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Fribourg and Interlaken is 55 km. The road distance is 89.5 km.

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The best way to get from Fribourg to Interlaken without a car is to train which takes 1 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to get from Fribourg to Interlaken, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Fribourg to Interlaken is to train which takes 1 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 33 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Fribourg to Interlaken.
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  • Distance: 34.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 31 min

What companies run services between Fribourg, Switzerland and Interlaken, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Fribourg to Interlaken via Bern in around 1 h 31 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Fribourg to Interlaken 5 times a week. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 25 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 Fribourg/Freiburg to Bern
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $30
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 Thun to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Bern
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Thun
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Thun, Bahnhof to Interlaken, Jungfraustrasse
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Fribourg to Interlaken, Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Fribourg to Interlaken is 90 km. It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to drive from Fribourg to Interlaken.

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