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There are 8 ways to get from Grindelwald to Toulouse by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  12h 1m

  1. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Bern Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Bern to Genève Ic1
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu Ter / ...
  4. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Toulouse-Matabiau Tgv

€135 - €255

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Train, bus  •  17h 12m

  1. Take the train from Thun to Fribourg/Freiburg Poya S1
  2. Take the bus from Fribourg to Toulouse N1156

€55 - €91

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Drive  •  8h 46m

  1. Drive from Grindelwald to Toulouse 915.6 km

€100 - €150

Train to Basel, fly  •  7h 13m

  1. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Toulouse (TLS) BSL - TLS

€86 - €220

Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  9h 29m

  1. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Bern
  2. Take the train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Toulouse (TLS) ZRH - TLS

€123 - €233

Train, train to Strasbourg, fly  •  8h 48m

  1. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Strasbourg
  3. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Toulouse (TLS) SXB - TLS

€142 - €413

Train, train to Geneva, fly  •  7h 53m

  1. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Bern
  2. Take the train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
  3. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Toulouse (TLS) GVA - TLS

€123 - €283

Train, train to Lyon, fly  •  9h 55m

  1. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Bern
  2. Take the train from Bern to Genève
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
  4. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Toulouse (TLS) LYS - TLS

€127 - €299

Grindelwald to Toulouse by train

The train journey time between Grindelwald and Toulouse is around 13h 8m and covers a distance of around 957 km. The fastest train normally takes 9h 35m. Operated by Berner Oberland-Bahnen, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and others, the Grindelwald to Toulouse train service departs from Grindelwald and arrives in Toulouse-Matabiau. Typically 17 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
13h 8m
Fastest train time:
9h 35m
Train distance:
957 km
Trains per week:
17
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
50 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:48
Last train departs at:
15:48

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Grindelwald to Toulouse train schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Toulouse is 800 130 000.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grindelwald to Toulouse is to train and bus which costs SFr 55 - SFr 100 and takes 17h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Grindelwald to Toulouse is to train and fly which costs SFr 90 - SFr 240 and takes 7h 13m.

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No, there is no direct train from Grindelwald to Toulouse. However, there are services departing from Grindelwald and arriving at Toulouse-Matabiau via Interlaken Ost, Bern, Geneve and Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 1m.

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It is 616 km from Grindelwald to Toulouse. It is approximately 915.6 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Grindelwald to Toulouse without a car is to train which takes 12h 1m and costs SFr 140 - SFr 280.

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It takes approximately 12h 1m to get from Grindelwald to Toulouse, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Basel Airport to Toulouse Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Grindelwald to Toulouse is 916 km. It takes approximately 8h 46m to drive from Grindelwald to Toulouse.

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  • Distance: 616.5 km
  • Duration: 12h 1m

What companies run services between Grindelwald, Switzerland and Toulouse, France?

You can take a train from Grindelwald to Toulouse via Interlaken Ost, Bern, Geneve, and Lyon Part Dieu in around 12h 1m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €220
Flights from Geneva to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€75 - €250
Flights from Lyon to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €180
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Toulouse via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Flights from Zurich to Toulouse via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €400
Flights from Zurich to Toulouse via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €400
Flights from Strasbourg to Toulouse via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€220 - €1300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zurich to Toulouse via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €250
Flights from Strasbourg to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €490
Flights from Strasbourg to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €490
Flights from Lyon to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €190
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zurich to Toulouse via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €200
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €490
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Zurich to Toulouse via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €410
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Zurich to Toulouse via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €300
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Zurich to Toulouse via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €410
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Zurich to Toulouse via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€290 - €550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Zurich to Toulouse via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €370
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Interlaken Ost to Bern
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€23 - €45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Genève
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€140 - €260
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Interlaken Ost to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €70
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €85
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Interlaken Ost to Bern
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€19 - €27
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Interlaken Ost to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Interlaken Ost to Bern
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
BLS AG
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
Train from Thun to Fribourg/Freiburg Poya
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
BLS AG
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€20 - €30
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€20 - €23
1st Class
€25 - €30
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€65 - €110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€65 - €80
1st Class
€85 - €110
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 Fribourg to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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