There are 11 ways to get from Interlaken to Rome by train, bus and ferry, 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 via Brig  •  7h 9m

  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 Roma Termini Fr / ...

81€ - 219€

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Bus  •  13h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Interlaken, Interlaken West to Milan, Milan 477 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station N524 / ...

45€ - 76€

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Train  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from Thun to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr / ...

78€ - 193€

Train, bus and ferry  •  12h 56m

  1. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Luzern 470 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Luzern to Rome

83€ - 102€

Drive  •  8h 48m

  1. Drive from Interlaken to Rome 550.6 miles

110€ - 170€

Train, bus to Milan Malpensa, fly to Rome  •  6h 59m

  1. Take the train from Spiez to Domodossola
  2. Take the bus from Domodossola to Malpensa Airport T1
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Rome (FCO) MXP - FCO

82€ - 344€

Train to Basel, fly to Rome  •  6h 28m

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

106€ - 389€

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Rome  •  6h 37m

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

98€ - 392€

Train, train to Geneva, fly to Rome  •  7h 19m

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

103€ - 332€

Train, train to Milan Bergamo, fly to Rome  •  7h 59m

  1. Take the train from Spiez to Brig
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale
  3. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Rome (FCO) BGY - FCO

113€ - 444€

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Florence  •  7h 43m

  1. Take the train from Interlaken West to Bern
  2. Take the train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Florence (FLR) ZRH - FLR
  4. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Roma Termini

134€ - 494€

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The cheapest way to get from Interlaken to Rome is to bus which costs SFr 50 - SFr 90 and takes 13h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Interlaken to Rome is to train and fly which costs SFr 120 - SFr 450 and takes 6h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Interlaken to Rome station. However, there are services departing from Interlaken, Interlaken West and arriving at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 23m.

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No, there is no direct train from Interlaken to Rome. However, there are services departing from Interlaken West and arriving at Roma Termini via Spiez, Brig and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 9m.

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The distance between Interlaken and Rome is 647 km. The road distance is 881 km.

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The best way to get from Interlaken to Rome without a car is to train via Brig which takes 7h 9m and costs SFr 90 - SFr 260.

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It takes approximately 7h 9m to get from Interlaken to Rome, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Interlaken to Rome is to train via Brig which takes 7h 9m and costs SFr 90 - SFr 260. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 50 - SFr 90 and takes 13h 23m.

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Map of how to get from Interlaken to Rome.
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  • Distance: 404.7 miles
  • Duration: 7h 9m

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

You can take a train from Interlaken to Rome via Spiez, Brig, and Milano Centrale in around 7h 9m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Interlaken to Rome via Milan, Milan in around 13h 23m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 850€
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 600€
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 480€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 300€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 470€
Flights from Geneva to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 420€
Flights from Zurich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 600€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 850€
Flights from Zurich to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 850€
Flights from Zurich to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 300€
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 650€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 650€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 430€
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 310€
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
65€ - 470€
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 290€
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
120€ - 350€
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 490€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Spiez to Brig
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 27€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Spiez to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Interlaken West to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 85€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Interlaken West to Bern
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 40€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 80€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Spiez to Brig
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
BLS AG
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Swiss Railways
Train from Spiez to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
BLS AG
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
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
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
Train from Thun to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
40€ - 120€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
40€ - 55€
Base Standard
70€ - 95€
Base Premium
85€ - 120€
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
21€ - 75€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
21€ - 29€
Base Standard
40€ - 55€
Base Premium
50€ - 75€
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Italo Treno
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
Italo Treno
Zentralbahn
Phone
+41 (0)58 668 80 00
Email
info@zentralbahn.ch
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Interlaken Ost to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Zentralbahn
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
Deutsche Bahn

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Interlaken West to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Interlaken West to Bern
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 24€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Firenze S.Maria Novella to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 35€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
32€ - 35€
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Firenze S.Maria Novella to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
11€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
11€ - 14€
Base 2nd Class
27€ - 32€
Base 1st Class
40€ - 44€
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus and ferry from Luzern to Rome
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
55€ - 65€
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eurolines.ch
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
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
4h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
16€ - 27€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
29€ - 50€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Milano Lampugnano to Roma
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
37€
Website
Marino Autolinee
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Domodossola to Malpensa Airport T1
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 15€
Schedules at
comazzibus.com
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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The quickest flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Interlaken to Rome bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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Interlaken to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Interlaken to Rome is 881 km. It takes approximately 8h 48m to drive from Interlaken to Rome.

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Ethiopian Airlines, Neos, Meridiana and Alitalia offer flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Rome Airport.

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