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Train to Basel, fly to Vienna  •  6 h 14 min

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

$153 - $419

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  16 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Bern 61 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bern to Vienna

$93 - $134

8 alternative options

Train, line 4 train to Berne, fly to Vienna  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Thun
  2. Take the line 4 train from Thun to Belp
  3. Fly from Berne (BRN) to Vienna (VIE) BRN - VIE

$186 - $1,160

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Vienna  •  6 h 10 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 Vienna (VIE) ZRH - VIE

$131 - $374

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Ljubljana  •  6 h 59 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 Ljubljana (LJU) ZRH - LJU

$165 - $523

Train, line 4 train to Berne, fly to Munich  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Thun
  2. Take the line 4 train from Thun to Belp
  3. Fly from Berne (BRN) to Munich (MUC) BRN - MUC
  4. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

$197 - $712

Train  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Bern 61 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bern to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Wien Meidling Rj

$179 - $312

Bus  •  15 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Bern to Vienna - Erdberg

Train, night train  •  13 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Luzern 470
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Zürich HB 70
  3. Take the night train from Zürich HB to Wien Meidling En / ...

$186 - $308

Drive  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Interlaken to Vienna 532.7 miles

$110 - $170

What companies run services between Interlaken, Switzerland and Austria?

You can take a train from Interlaken to Vienna via Bern, Zürich HB, and Wien Meidling in around 11 h 5 min. Alternatively, Vito Reisen & Transporte AG operates a bus from Interlaken to Vienna once daily, and the journey takes 12 h 39 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Basel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Zurich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Basel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Basel to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Sky Work Airlines
Website
flyskywork.com
Flights from Basel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Berne to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,500
Flights from Berne to Vienna via Basel
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,500
Flights from Berne to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Zurich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Interlaken West to Thun
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
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 Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Wien Meidling
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Thun to Belp
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
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
Vito Reisen & Transporte AG
Phone
+41 52 624 40 00
Website
vito-reisen.ch
Bus from Bern to Vienna - Erdberg
Ave. Duration
12 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
vito-reisen.ch
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Bern to Vienna
Ave. Duration
14 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Interlaken and Austria is 409 km. The road distance is 852 km.

The cheapest way to get from Interlaken to Austria is to train and bus which costs SFr 90 - SFr 140 and takes 16 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Interlaken to Austria is to train and line 4 train and fly which takes 5 h 34 min and costs SFr 180 - SFr 1200.

No, there is no direct train from Interlaken to Austria. However, there are services departing from Interlaken West and arriving at Wien Mitte via Bern, Zürich HB and Wien Meidling. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 14 min to get from Interlaken to Austria, including transfers.