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There are 4 ways to get from Grindelwald to Kandersteg by train, night bus, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2h 15m

  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 Kandersteg 300

$32 - $64

Cheapest option

Night bus, line 230 bus  •  2h 43m

  1. Take the night bus from Grindelwald, Bahnhof to Interlaken West, Bahnhof M41
  2. Take the line 230 bus from Frutigen, Bahnhof to Kandersteg, Blümlisalp 230

$25 - $57

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  58m

  1. Take a taxi from Grindelwald to Kandersteg 35.1 miles

$270 - $330

Drive  •  58m

  1. Drive from Grindelwald to Kandersteg 35.1 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grindelwald to Kandersteg is to drive which costs SFr 7 - SFr 11 and takes 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Grindelwald to Kandersteg is to taxi which costs SFr 270 - SFr 330 and takes 58m.

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No, there is no direct train from Grindelwald to Kandersteg. However, there are services departing from Grindelwald and arriving at Kandersteg via Interlaken Ost and Spiez. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 15m.

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The distance between Grindelwald and Kandersteg is 31 km. The road distance is 56.2 km.

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The best way to get from Grindelwald to Kandersteg without a car is to train which takes 2h 15m and costs SFr 30 - SFr 65.

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It takes approximately 2h 15m to get from Grindelwald to Kandersteg, including transfers.

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

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Grindelwald to Kandersteg train services, operated by BLS AG, arrive at Kandersteg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grindelwald to Kandersteg is 56 km. It takes approximately 58m to drive from Grindelwald to Kandersteg.

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There are 937+ hotels available in Kandersteg. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Grindelwald to Kandersteg.
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  • Distance: 19.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 15m

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

You can take a train from Grindelwald to Kandersteg via Interlaken Ost and Spiez in around 2h 15m.

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
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Interlaken Ost to Spiez
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Spiez to Kandersteg
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $27
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
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Spiez to Kandersteg
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Bernmobil
Website
bernmobil.ch
Night bus from Grindelwald, Bahnhof to Interlaken West, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bernmobil.ch
Swiss PostAuto
Other operators
Taxi from Grindelwald to Kandersteg
Ave. Duration
58m
Estimated price
$270 - $330
Oesch Taxi Thun
Phone
+41 33 222 22 22
Website
oeschtaxi.ch
Dorf-Taxi Spiez
Phone
+41 33 650 15 15
Website
dorftaxi-spiez.ch
Allround Taxi Moser André
Phone
+41 33 654 10 10
Website
allroundtaxi-spiez.ch

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