There are 4 ways to get from Interlaken to Grindelwald by bus, train, taxi or car
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Take the line 312 bus from Interlaken, Sonnenhof to Grindelwald, Bahnhof
Take a taxi from Interlaken to Grindelwald
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Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Grindelwald
Drive from Interlaken to Grindelwald
Interlaken to Grindelwald by bus
The bus journey time between Interlaken and Grindelwald is around 30 min and covers a distance of around 20 km. Operated by Grindelwald Bus AG, the Interlaken to Grindelwald bus service departs from Interlaken, Sonnenhof and arrives in Grindelwald, Bahnhof. Typically seven buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Interlaken to Grindelwald is to drive which costs SFr 4 - SFr 6 and takes 22 min.
The quickest way to get from Interlaken to Grindelwald is to taxi which costs SFr 90 - SFr 120 and takes 22 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Interlaken, Sonnenhof and arriving at Grindelwald, Bahnhof. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Interlaken Ost and arriving at Grindelwald. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.
The distance between Interlaken and Grindelwald is 15 km. The road distance is 20.3 km.
The best way to get from Interlaken to Grindelwald without a car is to line 312 bus which takes 30 min and costs .
The line 312 bus from Interlaken, Sonnenhof to Grindelwald, Bahnhof takes 30 min including transfers and departs once daily.
Interlaken to Grindelwald bus services, operated by Grindelwald Bus AG, depart from Interlaken, Sonnenhof station.
Interlaken to Grindelwald train services, operated by Berner Oberland-Bahnen, depart from Interlaken Ost station.
The best way to get from Interlaken to Grindelwald is to line 312 bus which takes 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 34 min.
What companies run services between Interlaken, Switzerland and Grindelwald, Switzerland?
Grindelwald Bus AG operates a bus from Interlaken, Sonnenhof to Grindelwald, Bahnhof once daily, and the journey takes 30 min. Alternatively, Berner Oberland-Bahnen operates a train from Interlaken Ost to Grindelwald hourly, and the journey takes 34 min.
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Interlaken to Grindelwald bus services, operated by Grindelwald Bus AG, arrive at Grindelwald, Bahnhof station.
Interlaken to Grindelwald train services, operated by Berner Oberland-Bahnen, arrive at Grindelwald station.
Yes, the driving distance between Interlaken to Grindelwald is 20 km. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Interlaken to Grindelwald.
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