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There are 7 ways to get from Interlaken to Saudi Arabia by train, plane, car or car ferry

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Train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Jeddah  •  11h 11m

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

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Train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Sharm el-Sheikh, drive, car ferry  •  19h 3m

  1. Take the train from Spiez to Gallarate
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Sharm el-Sheikh (SSH) MXP - SSH
  3. Drive from Sharm el-Sheikh to Nuweiba
  4. Take the car ferry from Nuweiba to Aqaba
  5. Drive from Aqaba to Tabuk

5 alternative options

Train, train to Geneva, fly to Jeddah  •  11h 6m

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

Train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Medina  •  13h

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

Train, train to Geneva, fly to Riyadh  •  11h 26m

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

Train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Tabuk  •  13h 53m

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

Drive  •  2 days 6h

  1. Drive from Interlaken to Riyadh 5295.6 km

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Saudi Arabia

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Saudi Arabia. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Saudi Arabia.

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For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Saudi Arabia.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Saudi Arabia due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Saudi Arabia

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Saudi Arabia from June 21.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Saudi Arabia

Limited international flights leaving Switzerland began to resume from June 8.

Last updated: December 1 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Interlaken to Saudi Arabia is to train and fly and drive and car ferry which costs SFr 220 - SFr 450 and takes 19h 3m.

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The fastest way to get from Interlaken to Saudi Arabia is to train and fly. Taking this option will cost SFr 300 - SFr 750 and takes 11h 6m.

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The distance between Interlaken and Saudi Arabia is 3833 km. The road distance is 5295.6 km.

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It takes approximately 11h 11m to get from Interlaken to Saudi Arabia, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Jeddah Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 35m.

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Saudi Arabia is 2h ahead of Interlaken. It is currently 1:42 AM in Interlaken and 3:42 AM in Saudi Arabia.

Yes, the driving distance between Interlaken to Saudi Arabia is 5296 km. It takes approximately 2 days 6h to drive from Interlaken to Saudi Arabia.

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Air Cairo, Aegean Airlines, Turkish Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Jeddah Airport.

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Map of how to get from Interlaken to Saudi Arabia.
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  • Distance: 3832.6 km
  • Duration: 11h 11m

What companies run services between Interlaken, Switzerland and Saudi Arabia?

There is no direct connection from Interlaken to Saudi Arabia. However, you can take the train to Spiez, take the train to Gallarate, take the train to Malpensa Aeroporto T2, take the walk to Milan Malpensa airport, fly to Jeddah, take the walk to King Abdulaziz Airport, then take the bus to Jeddah. Alternatively, you can take the train to Bern, take the train to Genève-Aéroport, take the walk to Geneva airport, fly to Jeddah, take the walk to King Abdulaziz Airport, then take the bus to Jeddah.

Airlines
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
1700﷼ - 2300﷼
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Jeddah via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1700﷼ - 2300﷼
Flights from Geneva to Jeddah
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1900﷼ - 4700﷼
Flights from Geneva to Jeddah via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
1900﷼ - 4700﷼
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Medina via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
9h 32m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
950﷼ - 2000﷼
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Medina via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 2100﷼
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Medina via Cairo
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
950﷼ - 2200﷼
Flights from Geneva to Riyadh
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 2200﷼
Flights from Geneva to Riyadh via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 2300﷼
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Tabuk via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
12h 43m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
950﷼ - 1900﷼
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Tabuk via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 2000﷼
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Tabuk via Sharm el-Sheikh, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
850﷼ - 1400﷼
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Tabuk via Cairo, Medina
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
900﷼ - 2100﷼
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Jeddah via Cairo
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1700﷼ - 2200﷼
Flights from Geneva to Jeddah via Cairo
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 2500﷼
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Medina via Cairo
Ave. Duration
9h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
950﷼ - 1700﷼
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sharm el-Sheikh via Cairo
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 2100﷼
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Jeddah via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
1700﷼ - 5000﷼
Flights from Geneva to Jeddah via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
850﷼ - 2600﷼
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Medina via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
700﷼ - 2200﷼
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Medina via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
700﷼ - 2200﷼
Flights from Geneva to Riyadh via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
850﷼ - 2600﷼
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sharm el-Sheikh via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750﷼ - 1500﷼
Air Cairo
Website
flyaircairo.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Jeddah via Cairo
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 2500﷼
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sharm el-Sheikh
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 2300﷼
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sharm el-Sheikh via Cairo
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 2100﷼
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Jeddah via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
500﷼ - 1800﷼
Flights from Geneva to Jeddah via Athens
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
650﷼ - 2300﷼
Flights from Geneva to Riyadh via Athens
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
650﷼ - 2400﷼
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Jeddah via Doha
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2300﷼ - 3400﷼
Flights from Geneva to Jeddah via Doha
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
2600﷼ - 8000﷼
Flights from Geneva to Riyadh via Doha
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 3100﷼
Nile Air
Website
nileair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Tabuk via Cairo
Ave. Duration
9h 2m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
800﷼ - 1500﷼
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Tabuk via Frankfurt, Cairo
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
750﷼ - 2700﷼
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sharm el-Sheikh
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
170﷼ - 800﷼
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sharm el-Sheikh via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
190﷼ - 900﷼
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sharm el-Sheikh via Naples
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
170﷼ - 800﷼
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Geneva to Jeddah via Amman
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 2200﷼
Flights from Geneva to Riyadh via Amman
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 2200﷼
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Geneva to Riyadh via Dubai
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 3600﷼
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sharm el-Sheikh
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
250﷼ - 2100﷼
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sharm el-Sheikh via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
250﷼ - 2100﷼
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Geneva to Jeddah via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
650﷼ - 1900﷼
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Medina via Tunis
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 2000﷼
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Riyadh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
1100﷼ - 3200﷼
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Riyadh via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 3400﷼
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Sharm el-Sheikh
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
900﷼ - 1200﷼
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 Gallarate
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
210﷼ - 380﷼
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Interlaken West to Bern
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
95﷼ - 180﷼
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
210﷼ - 370﷼
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

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 Bern
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
80﷼ - 110﷼
Website
Deutsche Bahn
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Interlaken West to Bern
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40﷼ - 60﷼
Website
BLS AG
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
SBB GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 915109
Email
info@sbb-deutschland.de
Website
sbb-deutschland.de
Train from Interlaken West to Bern
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
SBB GmbH
Ferry operators
AB Maritime
Phone
+20693665658
Email
info@abmaritime.com.jo
Website
abmaritime.com.jo
Car ferry from Nuweiba to Aqaba
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
282﷼
Schedules at
abmaritime.com.jo

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