There are 10 ways to get from Interlaken to Rome by train, bus and ferry, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via Brig  •  7 h 6 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 Roma Termini Fr

$95 - $192

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Interlaken, Interlaken West to Milan, Milan 417
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Rome N524 / ...

$54 - $90

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Train  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Spiez to Milano Centrale Eurocity
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr / ...

$94 - $187

Train, bus and ferry  •  13 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Luzern 470
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Luzern to Rome

$94 - $120

Drive  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Interlaken to Rome 550.3 miles

$130 - $200

Train to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Spiez to Gallarate
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Rome (FCO) MXP - FCO

$108 - $356

Train to Basel, fly  •  6 h 29 min

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

$123 - $424

Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  6 h 30 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 Rome (FCO) ZRH - FCO

$121 - $430

Train, train to Milan Linate, fly  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Spiez to Brig
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale
  3. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Rome (FCO) LIN - FCO

$103 - $310

Train, train to Geneva, fly  •  7 h 43 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 Rome (FCO) GVA - FCO

$121 - $350

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Interlaken to Rome is to bus which costs SFr 50 - SFr 95 and takes 13 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Interlaken to Rome is to train and fly which costs SFr 120 - SFr 430 and takes 6 h 29 min.

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The distance between Interlaken and Rome is 647 km. The road distance is 880.5 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 6 min to get from Interlaken to Rome, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Interlaken to Rome. However, there are services departing from Interlaken, Interlaken West and arriving at Rome via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Interlaken to Rome. However, there are services departing from Interlaken West and arriving at Roma Termini via Spiez, Brig and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 6 min.

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

You can take a train from Interlaken to Rome via Spiez, Brig, and Milano Centrale in around 7 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Interlaken to Rome via Milan, Milan in around 13 h 50 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Milan Linate to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Milan Linate to Rome via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Zurich to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $470
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 Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Spiez to Gallarate
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
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
Train from Interlaken West to Bern
Ave. Duration
49 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 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.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
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 Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
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
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus and ferry from Luzern to Rome
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Book at
eurolines.ch
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 Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Rome
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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