There are 3 ways to get from Interlaken to Ascona by train or car

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  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Spiez to Domodossola Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Domodossola to Locarno S. Antonio Express / ...

$41 - $81

2 alternative options

Train via Luzern  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Luzern 470
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Locarno 9-Y

$84 - $142

Drive  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Interlaken to Ascona 142.8 miles

$29 - $45

What companies run services between Interlaken, Switzerland and Ascona, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Interlaken to Ascona via Spiez and Domodossola in around 4 h 37 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
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 Domodossola to Locarno S. Antonio
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Locarno
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Interlaken to Ascona?

The distance between Interlaken and Ascona is 91 km. The road distance is 228 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Interlaken to Ascona?

The cheapest way to get from Interlaken to Ascona is to drive which costs SFr 29 - SFr 45 and takes 2 h 45 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Interlaken to Ascona?

The quickest way to get from Interlaken to Ascona is to drive which takes 2 h 45 min and costs SFr 29 - SFr 45.

Is there a direct train between Interlaken and Ascona?

No, there is no direct train from Interlaken to Ascona. However, there are services departing from Interlaken West and arriving at Locarno S. Antonio via Spiez and Domodossola. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

How long does it take to get from Interlaken to Ascona?

It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Interlaken to Ascona, including transfers.