There are 9 ways to get from Interlaken to Paris by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Strasbourg  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Basel SBB 61 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Paris Est Tgv / ...

$159 - $258

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Bus  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Interlaken, Interlaken West to Fribourg 417
  2. Take the bus from Fribourg to Paris, Paris N799

$40 - $74

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Train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Basel SBB 61 / ...
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

$154 - $213

Train, bus  •  13 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Basel SBB 61 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Basel to Paris Gallieni

$101 - $161

Drive  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Interlaken to Paris 385.6 miles

$80 - $120

Train to Mulhouse, fly to Paris Orly  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Mulhouse (MLH) to Paris Orly (ORY) MLH - ORY

$127 - $419

Train to Basel, fly to Paris CDG  •  6 h 13 min

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

$113 - $380

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Paris CDG  •  6 h 20 min

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

$136 - $395

Train, train to Geneva, fly to Paris Orly  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Bern
  2. Take the train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
  3. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Paris Orly (ORY) GVA - ORY

$130 - $339

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No, there is no direct bus from Interlaken to Paris. However, there are services departing from Interlaken, Interlaken West and arriving at Paris, Paris via Fribourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Interlaken to Paris. However, there are services departing from Interlaken West and arriving at Paris Est via Basel SBB and Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 3 min.

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The distance between Interlaken and Paris is 477 km. The road distance is 617 km.

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The best way to get from Interlaken to Paris without a car is to train which takes 6 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Interlaken to Paris, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Interlaken to Paris is to train which takes 6 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Mulhouse Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Interlaken to Paris.
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  • Distance: 298.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 3 min

What companies run services between Interlaken, Switzerland and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Interlaken to Paris via Basel SBB and Strasbourg in around 6 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Interlaken to Paris via Fribourg in around 11 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Mulhouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Basel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
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 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
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Interlaken West to Bern
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Strasbourg to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
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 Interlaken, Interlaken West to Fribourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Fribourg to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Basel to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Interlaken to Paris train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Interlaken to Paris is 617 km. It takes approximately 6 h 31 min to drive from Interlaken to Paris.

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Air France offers flights from Mulhouse Airport to Paris Orly Airport.

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