There are 7 ways to get from Interlaken to Germany by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Basel, fly to Frankfurt  •  4 h 41 min

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

$140 - $388

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Bus  •  16 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Interlaken, Interlaken West to Jena, Jena central bus station 322
  2. Take the bus from Jena, Jena central bus station to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 054 / ...

$64 - $109

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Train, train to Zurich, fly to Stuttgart  •  4 h 35 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 Stuttgart (STR) ZRH - STR

$117 - $329

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Frankfurt  •  5 h 52 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

$164 - $402

Train  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Berlin Hbf Ice

$242 - $393

Drive, train  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Interlaken to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Göttingen Ice
  3. Drive from Göttingen to Berlin

$171 - $274

Drive  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Interlaken to Berlin 635.3 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Interlaken to Germany. However, there are services departing from Interlaken, Interlaken West and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via Jena, Jena central bus station, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Interlaken to Germany. However, there are services departing from Interlaken West and arriving at S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf via S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 31 min.

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The distance between Interlaken and Germany is 524 km. The road distance is 1016.5 km.

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The best way to get from Interlaken to Germany without a car is to train which takes 9 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to get from Interlaken to Germany, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Interlaken to Germany is to train which takes 9 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 16 h 52 min.

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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 Germany bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Berlin, Berlin central bus station.

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Map of how to get from Interlaken to Germany.
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  • Distance: 327.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 41 min

What companies run services between Interlaken, Switzerland and Germany?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Interlaken to Berlin 3 times a day. Tickets cost $240 - $380 and the journey takes 9 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Interlaken to Berlin via Jena, Jena central bus station, Berlin, Berlin central bus station, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB, and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf in around 16 h 52 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 Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
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
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Basel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Zurich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
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
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
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
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 Interlaken West to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
9 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$240 - $380
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Jena, Jena central bus station
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Jena, Jena central bus station to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Interlaken to Germany train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Berlin Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Interlaken to Germany is 1016 km. It takes approximately 9 h 6 min to drive from Interlaken to Germany.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Basel Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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There are 241+ hotels available in Germany. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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