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There are 8 ways to get from Interlaken to Barcelona by train, plane, bus 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.

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Train to Basel, fly  •  6h 35m

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

$92 - $315

Cheapest option

Train to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  8h 31m

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

$77 - $283

6 alternative options

Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  6h 46m

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

$105 - $361

Train, train to Geneva, fly  •  7h 20m

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

$101 - $301

Train  •  11h 27m

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Bern Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Bern to Genève 1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Gare de Genève to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
  4. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants Ave

$177 - $283

Train, bus Domo Reisen  •  15h 3m

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Bern Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bern to Barcelona Bellaterra

$115 - $163

Train, bus ALSA  •  21h 3m

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Bern Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Berne/Neufeld to Barcelona

$79 - $133

Drive  •  9h 25m

  1. Drive from Interlaken to Barcelona 625 miles

$130 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Interlaken to Barcelona is to train and bus which costs SFr 75 - SFr 140 and takes 21h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Interlaken to Barcelona is to train and fly which costs SFr 90 - SFr 320 and takes 6h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Interlaken to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Interlaken West and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Bern, Gare de Genève and Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 27m.

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The distance between Interlaken and Barcelona is 744 km. The road distance is 1000 km.

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The best way to get from Interlaken to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 11h 27m and costs SFr 170 - SFr 290.

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It takes approximately 6h 35m to get from Interlaken to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Interlaken to Barcelona 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 Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Interlaken to Barcelona train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Barcelona Sants station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Interlaken to Barcelona is 1000 km. It takes approximately 9h 25m to drive from Interlaken to Barcelona.

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Map of how to get from Interlaken to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 464.9 miles
  • Duration: 6h 35m

What companies run services between Interlaken, Switzerland and Barcelona, Spain?

You can take a train from Interlaken to Barcelona via Bern, Genève, Gare de Genève, Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu, and Lyon Part Dieu in around 11h 27m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Basel to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $390
Flights from Zurich to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Zurich to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $260
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zurich to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Interlaken West to Bern
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Spiez to Gallarate
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Genève
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Genève to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Bern to Barcelona Bellaterra
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Berne/Neufeld to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
alsa.com

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