There are 5 ways to get from Garda to Grindelwald 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.

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Train via Milan  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the train from Peschiera Del Garda to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Spiez Ec

SFr 80 - SFr 264

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10h 46m

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

SFr 34 - SFr 46

3 alternative options

Train  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the train from Peschiera Del Garda to Brig Ec
  2. Take the train from Brig to Spiez 8 / ...

SFr 97 - SFr 230

Train via Peschiera Del Garda  •  7h 52m

  1. Take the train from Peschiera Del Garda to Milano Centrale Re_6
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Spiez 1-Y

SFr 87 - SFr 162

Drive  •  5h 15m

  1. Drive from Garda to Grindelwald 466 km

SFr 65 - SFr 100

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The cheapest way to get from Garda to Grindelwald is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 10h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Garda to Grindelwald is to drive which costs 60€ - 95€ and takes 5h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Garda to Grindelwald. However, there are services departing from Garda and arriving at Grindelwald, Bahnhof via Verona, Verona and Interlaken West, Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 46m.

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The distance between Garda and Grindelwald is 237 km. The road distance is 466 km.

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The best way to get from Garda to Grindelwald without a car is to train via Milan which takes 7h 8m and costs 70€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 7h 8m to get from Garda to Grindelwald, including transfers.

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Garda to Grindelwald bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Verona, Verona station.

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The best way to get from Garda to Grindelwald is to train via Milan which takes 7h 8m and costs 70€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 10h 46m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Garda to Grindelwald is 466 km. It takes approximately 5h 15m to drive from Garda to Grindelwald.

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Map of how to get from Garda to Grindelwald.
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  • Distance: 236.7 km
  • Duration: 7h 8m

What companies run services between Garda, Veneto, Italy and Grindelwald, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Garda to Grindelwald via Peschiera Stazione FS, Peschiera Del Garda, Milano Centrale, Spiez, and Interlaken Ost in around 7h 8m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Garda to Grindelwald twice daily. Tickets cost SFr 26 - SFr 35 and the journey takes 7h 5m.

Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Peschiera Del Garda to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
SFr 14 - SFr 20
Base Standard
SFr 30 - SFr 45
Base Premium
SFr 35 - SFr 55
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 Peschiera Del Garda to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 95
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 35 - SFr 50
1st Class
SFr 65 - SFr 95
Train from Milano Centrale to Spiez
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 140
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 55 - SFr 75
1st Class
SFr 100 - SFr 140
Train from Peschiera Del Garda to Brig
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 160
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 65 - SFr 95
1st Class
SFr 120 - SFr 160
Train from Brig to Spiez
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 65
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 23 - SFr 35
1st Class
SFr 45 - SFr 65
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 Brig to Spiez
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 25 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Milano Centrale to Spiez
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 130
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Brig to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 50
Website
BLS AG
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Verona, Verona to Interlaken, Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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