There are 3 ways to get from Grindelwald to Brig by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Grindelwald to Interlaken Ost
  2. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Spiez Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Spiez to Brig 8 / ...

$35 - $87

2 alternative options

Train, line 21 bus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Grindelwald to Interlaken Ost
  2. Take the line 21 bus from Interlaken Ost, Bahnhof to Thun, Bahnhof 21
  3. Take the train from Thun to Brig 8 / ...

$52 - $90

Drive  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Grindelwald to Brig 178.7 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Grindelwald to Brig. However, there are services departing from Grindelwald and arriving at Brig via Interlaken Ost and Spiez. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 59 min.

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The distance between Grindelwald and Brig is 34 km. The road distance is 285.9 km.

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The best way to get from Grindelwald to Brig without a car is to train which takes 1 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to get from Grindelwald to Brig, including transfers.

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Grindelwald to Brig train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Grindelwald station.

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Grindelwald to Brig train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Brig station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grindelwald to Brig is 286 km. It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to drive from Grindelwald to Brig.

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There are 1145+ hotels available in Brig. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Grindelwald to Brig.
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  • Distance: 21.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 59 min

What companies run services between Grindelwald, Switzerland and Brig, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Grindelwald to Brig via Interlaken Ost and Spiez in around 1 h 59 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 Grindelwald to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Interlaken Ost to Spiez
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Spiez to Brig
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Thun to Brig
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Interlaken Ost to Spiez
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Spiez to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bls.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 Thun to Brig
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Interlaken Ost, Bahnhof to Thun, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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