There are 14 ways to get from Greece to Interlaken by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car ferry or night train

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

Fly Thessaloniki to Basel, train  •  7 h 52 min

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

$165 - $397

Cheapest option

Fly Thessaloniki to Milan Bergamo, train  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) SKG - BGY
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig
  3. Take the train from Brig to Spiez

$100 - $392

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Fly Thessaloniki to Zurich, train  •  7 h 48 min

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

$152 - $677

Fly Irakleion to Basel, train  •  8 h 2 min

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

$204 - $596

Fly Irakleion to Zurich, train  •  7 h 43 min

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

$171 - $676

Fly Athens to Zurich, train  •  8 h 8 min

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

$155 - $415

Fly Athens to Milan Malpensa, bus, train  •  10 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) ATH - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
  3. Take the train from Domodossola to Spiez

$144 - $348

Train, bus and ferry  •  28 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Larissa
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Larissa to Bologna
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Luzern
  4. Take the train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost 470

$220 - $332

Bus, bus and ferry  •  29 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Trikala
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Trikala to Bologna
  3. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Milan, Milan 421 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Interlaken, Interlaken West 417

$206 - $307

Drive, car ferry  •  30 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Ancona
  3. Drive from Ancona to Interlaken

$218 - $437

Bus, train  •  43 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens Pedion Areos to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki Büro Simeonidis to Skopje Zob
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Bern
  4. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken West Ice / ...

$206 - $288

Bus, car ferry  •  44 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Venezia
  3. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Interlaken, Interlaken West 417

$155 - $409

Train, night train  •  47 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the night train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  3. Take the train from Skopje to Belgrade 334
  4. Take the train from Beograd to Zürich HB En
  5. Take the train from Zürich HB to Bern 1 / ...
  6. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken West Ice / ...

$231 - $452

Drive  •  23 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Interlaken 1510.3 miles

$360 - $550

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Greece to Interlaken is to fly and bus and train which costs 120€ - 300€ and takes 10 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greece to Interlaken is to fly and train which costs 140€ - 600€ and takes 7 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greece to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from Πλατεια Μεταξουργειου and arriving at Interlaken, Interlaken West via Athens, Trikala, Ugo Bassi, Bologna, Bologna and Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Greece to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Interlaken West via Thessaloniki, Skopje, Beograd, Zürich HB and Bern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 h 36 min.

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The distance between Greece and Interlaken is 1431 km. The road distance is 2416.4 km.

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The best way to get from Greece to Interlaken without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 28 h 59 min and costs 180€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 52 min to get from Greece to Interlaken, including transfers.

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Greece to Interlaken bus services, operated by KTEL Grevenon, depart from Athens station.

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Greece to Interlaken train services, operated by Greek Railways (OSE), depart from Athens station.

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The quickest flight from Thessaloniki Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Greece to Interlaken.
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  • Distance: 894.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 52 min

What companies run services between Greece and Interlaken, Switzerland?

There is no direct connection from Thessaloniki to Interlaken. However, you can take the shuttle to Thessaloniki Airport, take the walk to Thessaloniki airport, fly to Basel, take the walk to Basel EuroAirport, take the line 50 bus to Basel, Bahnhof SBB, take the walk to Basel SBB, then take the train to Interlaken. Alternatively, you can take the shuttle to Thessaloniki Airport, take the walk to Thessaloniki airport, fly to Zurich, take the walk to Zürich Flughafen, take the train to Bern, then take the train to Interlaken.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $2,100
Flights from Irakleion to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Flights from Irakleion to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Athens to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Athens to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zurich via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $2,100
Flights from Irakleion to Basel via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Irakleion to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Irakleion to Zurich via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Athens to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,800
Flights from Irakleion to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Flights from Athens to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Athens to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Athens to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zurich via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Athens to Zurich via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Irakleion to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Irakleion to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Athens to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa via Palermo
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa via Catania
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Thessaloniki to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $320
Flights from Thessaloniki to Milan Bergamo via Bratislava
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $320
Flights from Thessaloniki to Milan Bergamo via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $320
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Basel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,800
Flights from Irakleion to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $2,100
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Irakleion to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Zurich via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Basel
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Irakleion to Basel via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Irakleion to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zurich via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Irakleion to Basel
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Irakleion to Basel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Irakleion to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Germania Flug AG
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Irakleion to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Athens to Zurich via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $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. 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 West
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $100
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
$45 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Domodossola to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Spiez
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Bern
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Domodossola to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Larissa
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$19 - $25
First Class
$24 - $35
Train from Athens to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $11
1st Class Ticket
$12 - $20
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
9 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $110
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Malpensa Airport T1 to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Larissa to Bologna
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Trikala to Bologna
Ave. Duration
13 h 21 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Luzern
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Book at
eurolines.ch
KTEL Grevenon
Phone
24620 22242
Website
ktelgrevenon.gr
Bus from Athens to Trikala
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
ktelgrevenon.gr
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 Bologna, Bologna to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Interlaken, Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Venice, Venice to Interlaken, Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs to Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bologna to Milan
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Athens Pedion Areos to Thessaloniki Monastiriou
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki Büro Simeonidis to Skopje Zob
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus from Skopje to Bern
Ave. Duration
28 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Ferry operators
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Patras to Ancona
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $230
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$78 - $81
Airplane economy seats
$92 - $96
2-berth outside
$190 - $230
3-berth outside shower
$170 - $210
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Venezia
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$99 - $101
Aircraft-type seats
$120 - $122
2 bed inside cabin
$316 - $319
3 bed outside cabin
$270 - $320

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