There are 8 ways to get from Interlaken to Bacharach by train, 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.

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Train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Mainz Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Mainz Hbf to Bacharach Bf Rb26

$139 - $229

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Bus, train  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Interlaken, Interlaken West to Karlsruhe 322
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Coblenz 207 / ...
  3. Take the train from Koblenz Hauptbahnhof to Bacharach Bf

$43 - $68

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Train via Basel SBB  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Basel SBB 61 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Mainz Hbf to Bacharach Bf

$139 - $231

Train Trenitalia Eurocity  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Spiez to Mannheim Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Mainz Hbf to Bacharach Bf

$100 - $160

Drive  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Interlaken to Bacharach 310.9 miles

$65 - $95

Train to Basel, fly, train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Frankfurt (FRA) BSL - FRA
  3. Take the train from Mainz Hbf to Bacharach Bf

$149 - $401

Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  7 h 28 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 Frankfurt (FRA) ZRH - FRA
  4. Take the train from Mainz Hbf to Bacharach Bf

$172 - $416

Train, train to Geneva, fly  •  8 h 37 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 Frankfurt (FRA) GVA - FRA
  4. Take the train from Mainz Hbf to Bacharach Bf

$167 - $421

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Interlaken to Bacharach. However, there are services departing from Interlaken West and arriving at Bacharach Bf via Mainz Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 34 min.

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The distance between Interlaken and Bacharach is 375 km. The road distance is 497.4 km.

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The best way to get from Interlaken to Bacharach without a car is to train which takes 6 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Interlaken to Bacharach, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Basel Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Interlaken to Bacharach train services, operated by TransRegio, arrive at Bacharach Bf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Interlaken to Bacharach is 497 km. It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to drive from Interlaken to Bacharach.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Basel Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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There are 412+ hotels available in Bacharach. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Interlaken to Bacharach.
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  • Distance: 234.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 34 min

What companies run services between Interlaken, Switzerland and Bacharach, Germany?

You can take a train from Interlaken to Bacharach via Mainz Hbf in around 6 h 34 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Basel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
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 Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $220
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 Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
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
TransRegio
Phone
+49-261-98887070
Email
service@trans-regio.de
Website
trans-regio.de
Train from Mainz Hbf to Bacharach Bf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
trans-regio.de
Train from Koblenz Hauptbahnhof to Bacharach Bf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
trans-regio.de
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 Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
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 Basel Sbb to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Spiez to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Coblenz
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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