There are 6 ways to get from Interlaken to Genoa 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 52 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 Genova Piazza Principe Ec / ...

$63 - $143

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Interlaken, Interlaken West to Milan, Milan 417
  2. Take the bus from Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps Baltour / ...

$24 - $61

4 alternative options

Train via Genova Brignole  •  6 h 37 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 Genova Brignole Rv / ...

$64 - $122

Train, bus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Spiez to Visp 8 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Visp to Genova - Stazione Marittima

$85 - $126

Drive  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Interlaken to Genoa 280.5 miles

$65 - $100

Train, fly  •  7 h 32 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 Milan Malpensa (MXP) ZRH - MXP
  4. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  5. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe

$155 - $449

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Interlaken to Genoa is to bus which costs SFr 22 - SFr 60 and takes 8 h.

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The quickest way to get from Interlaken to Genoa is to drive which costs SFr 60 - SFr 95 and takes 5 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Interlaken to Genoa. However, there are services departing from Interlaken, Interlaken West and arriving at Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps via Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Interlaken to Genoa. However, there are services departing from Interlaken West and arriving at Genova Piazza Principe via Spiez, Brig and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 52 min.

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The distance between Interlaken and Genoa is 267 km. The road distance is 448.8 km.

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The best way to get from Interlaken to Genoa without a car is to train which takes 5 h 52 min and costs SFr 60 - SFr 140.

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It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to get from Interlaken to Genoa, including transfers.

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Interlaken to Genoa bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Interlaken, Interlaken West station.

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Map of how to get from Interlaken to Genoa.
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  • Distance: 167.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 52 min

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

You can take a train from Interlaken to Genoa via Spiez, Brig, and Milano Centrale in around 5 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Interlaken to Genoa via Milan, Milan and Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano in around 8 h.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
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
$18 - $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
$25 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Spiez to Visp
Ave. Duration
26 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
$25 - $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
$45 - $85
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 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia

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 Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Bus operators
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Visp to Genova - Stazione Marittima
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
domo-reisen.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.

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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 Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Milan, Terminal Bus di Lampugnano to Genoa, Piazza Vittoria
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Milano Lampugnano to Genova
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Schedules at
autostradale.it

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