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There are 8 ways to get from Interlaken to Venice by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 9m

  1. Take the train from Spiez to Brig 8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig to Venezia S. Lucia Ec

135€ - 265€

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Train, night bus  •  10h 6m

  1. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Luzern 470
  2. Take the night bus from Luzern to Venice, Venice N401

56€ - 75€

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Train via Milan  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the train from Spiez to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia Fr / ...

83€ - 270€

Bus  •  11h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Interlaken Ost, Bahnhof to Zürich Flughafen, Carterminal 64
  2. Take the bus from Zurich Airport to Venice Tronchetto Train Station Bern-Venedig

Drive  •  5h 55m

  1. Drive from Interlaken to Venice 568.9 km

70€ - 110€

Train to Basel, fly  •  5h 50m

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

99€ - 502€

Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  5h 58m

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

119€ - 395€

Train, train to Geneva, fly  •  6h 57m

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

119€ - 335€

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The cheapest way to get from Interlaken to Venice is to train and night bus which costs SFr 60 - SFr 85 and takes 10h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Interlaken to Venice is to train and fly which costs SFr 100 - SFr 550 and takes 5h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Interlaken to Venice station. However, there are services departing from Interlaken Ost, Bahnhof and arriving at Venice Tronchetto Train Station via Zurich Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Interlaken to Venice. However, there are services departing from Interlaken West and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia via Spiez and Brig. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 9m.

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The distance between Interlaken and Venice is 372 km. The road distance is 568.9 km.

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The best way to get from Interlaken to Venice without a car is to train which takes 7h 9m and costs SFr 140 - SFr 290.

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

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Interlaken to Venice bus services, operated by STI Bus AG, depart from Interlaken Ost, Bahnhof station.

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Interlaken to Venice 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 Venice is to train which takes 7h 9m and costs SFr 140 - SFr 290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Interlaken to Venice.
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  • Distance: 372 km
  • Duration: 7h 9m

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

You can take a train from Interlaken to Venice via Spiez and Brig in around 7h 9m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Interlaken to Venice via Zurich Airport in around 11h 20m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 500€
Flights from Geneva to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 290€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 430€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 420€
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
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 29€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Brig to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110€ - 200€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Spiez to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
75€ - 140€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Interlaken West to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 90€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Interlaken West to Bern
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
22€ - 40€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 75€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 85€
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 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
BLS AG
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 75€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
22€ - 30€
Base Standard
40€ - 60€
Base Premium
50€ - 75€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
19€ - 55€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
21€ - 30€
Smart Low Cost
19€ - 27€
Smart Flex
40€ - 55€
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 Milano Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
60€ - 140€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
60€ - 80€
1st Class
100€ - 140€
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
30€ - 40€
Website
Zentralbahn
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
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 Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Interlaken West to Bern
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
19€ - 26€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
STI Bus AG
Phone
+41 33 225 13 13
Email
https://www.stibus.ch/kundenservice/Kontakt.php#wEmpty
Website
stibus.ch
Bus from Interlaken Ost, Bahnhof to Zürich Flughafen, Carterminal
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
STI Bus AG
ExpressBus
Phone
+41 842 000 888
Email
info@expressbus.ch
Website
expressbus.ch
Bus from Zurich Airport to Venice Tronchetto Train Station
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
ExpressBus
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
Night bus from Luzern to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
26€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Basel Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Interlaken to Venice bus services, operated by ExpressBus, arrive at Venice Tronchetto Train Station.

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Interlaken to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Venezia S. Lucia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Interlaken to Venice is 569 km. It takes approximately 5h 55m to drive from Interlaken to Venice.

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easyJet offers flights from Basel Airport to Venice Airport.

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