There are 6 ways to get from Interlaken to Bolzano by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Milano Centrale  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Spiez to Brig 8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova Fr / ...
  4. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bolzano Reg / ...

$82 - $186

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Bus  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Interlaken, Interlaken West to Verona 417
  2. Take the bus from Verona to Bozen N468 / ...

$36 - $60

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Train, bus  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Spiez to Domodossola 5-Y / ...
  2. Take the bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
  3. Take the bus from Milano Malpensa Airport to Bolzano

$136 - $247

Train  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Luzern 470
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Zürich HB 70
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf Rj / ...
  4. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bolzano/Bozen Rex / ...

$111 - $196

Drive  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Interlaken to Bolzano 312.2 miles

$75 - $110

Train, fly  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Venice (VCE) BSL - VCE
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bolzano/Bozen

$126 - $458

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No, there is no direct bus from Interlaken to Bolzano. However, there are services departing from Interlaken, Interlaken West and arriving at Bozen via Verona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Interlaken to Bolzano. However, there are services departing from Interlaken West and arriving at Bolzano via Spiez, Brig, Milano Centrale and Verona Porta Nuova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 7 min.

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The distance between Interlaken and Bolzano is 267 km. The road distance is 499.6 km.

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The best way to get from Interlaken to Bolzano without a car is to train which takes 8 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 7 min to get from Interlaken to Bolzano, including transfers.

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Interlaken to Bolzano bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Interlaken, Interlaken West station.

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Interlaken to Bolzano train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Spiez station.

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The best way to get from Interlaken to Bolzano is to train which takes 8 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Basel Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Interlaken to Bolzano bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bozen station.

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Map of how to get from Interlaken to Bolzano.
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  • Distance: 166.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 7 min

What companies run services between Interlaken, Switzerland and Bolzano, Italy?

You can take a train from Interlaken to Bolzano via Spiez, Brig, Milano Centrale, and Verona Porta Nuova in around 8 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Interlaken to Bolzano via Verona in around 9 h 40 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Basel to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
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 Spiez to Brig
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Spiez to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Interlaken West to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.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
Train from Spiez to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
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 Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Bolzano/Bozen
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

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 Verona Porta Nuova to Bolzano
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bolzano/Bozen
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Interlaken Ost to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
cd.cz
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bolzano/Bozen
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Domodossola to Malpensa Airport T1
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Interlaken, Interlaken West to Verona
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Verona to Bozen
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Interlaken to Bolzano train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Bolzano station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Interlaken to Bolzano is 500 km. It takes approximately 5 h 41 min to drive from Interlaken to Bolzano.

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easyJet, Air Dolomiti and Lufthansa offer flights from Basel Airport to Venice Airport.

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Book your Interlaken to Bolzano bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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