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There are 9 ways to get from Istanbul to Schönried (Station) by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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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Fly to Geneva, train

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Geneva (GVA)
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux
  3. Take the train from Montreux to Schönried

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Munich
  2. Take the bus from Munich Central Bus Station to Bern Car Terminal Neufeld

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Fly to Basel, train

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Basel (BSL)
  2. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Spiez

Fly to Zurich, train

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Zurich (ZRH)
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Spiez

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Milan Malpensa (MXP)
  2. Take the train from Gallarate to Spiez

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Lindau
  2. Take the train from Lindau-Reutin to Zuerich Hb
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Spiez

Bus, train via Sofia

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia Central Bus Station to Montreux Rte des Chataigniers
  3. Take the train from Montreux to Schönried

Night train, train

  1. Take the night train from Halkali to Videle
  2. Take the train from Videle to Budapest-Keleti
  3. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Sargans
  4. Take the train from Sargans to Burgdorf
  5. Take the train from Burgdorf to Seftigen

Drive

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Schönried (Station)
Turkey → Switzerland
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International entry into Switzerland from Turkey

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Turkey
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Switzerland from Turkey

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This applies to arrivals from Turkey
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  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Georgia, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United States and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Switzerland

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Considerations leaving from Turkey

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Switzerland from Turkey.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Schönried (Station) is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Schönried (Station) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Schönried (Station) is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0041 58 463 00 00.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Turkey from Switzerland.

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Last updated: 13 Jan 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Swiss Federal Office of Public Health.

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The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Schönried (Station) is to bus which costs 950 ₺ - 1.300 ₺ and takes 36h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Schönried (Station) is to fly and train which costs 1.800 ₺ - 5.500 ₺ and takes 7h 34m.

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The distance between Istanbul and Schönried (Station) is 1836 km. The road distance is 2291.8 km.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Schönried (Station) without a car is to bus and train which takes 33h 48m and costs 1.600 ₺ - 2.900 ₺.

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It takes approximately 7h 46m to get from Istanbul to Schönried (Station), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 10m.

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Schönried (Station) is 2h behind Istanbul. It is currently 12:39 PM in Istanbul and 10:39 AM in Schönried (Station).

Yes, the driving distance between Istanbul to Schönried (Station) is 2292 km. It takes approximately 22h 19m to drive from Istanbul to Schönried (Station).

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KLM, British Airways, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Istanbul Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 96+ hotels available in Schönried (Station). Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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  • Distance: 1836.4 km
  • Duration: 7h 46m

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Schönried (Station), Switzerland?

You can take a bus from Istanbul to Schönried (Station) via Otogar, Istanbul, Munich Central Bus Station, Bern, Fribourg, Fribourg, Poya, Fribourg/Freiburg, Pl. Gare, Fribourg/Freiburg, gare rout., and Schwarzsee, Campus in around 36h 23m.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 180 - SFr 1600
Flights from Istanbul to Basel
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 95 - SFr 600
Flights from Istanbul to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 700
Flights from Istanbul to Zurich via Antalya
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 700
Flights from Istanbul to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 450
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 210 - SFr 600
Flights from Istanbul to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 600
Flights from Istanbul to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 200 - SFr 600
Flights from Istanbul to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Istanbul to Geneva via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 230 - SFr 900
Flights from Istanbul to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 700
Flights from Istanbul to Zurich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 650
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Istanbul to Zurich via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 500
Flights from Istanbul to Milan Malpensa via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 470
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Istanbul to Geneva via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 1600
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Basel via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
SFr 130 - SFr 270
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Istanbul to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 190 - SFr 800
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Zurich via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 700
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Istanbul to Milan Malpensa via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 130
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Istanbul to Milan Malpensa via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 450
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 Genève-Aéroport to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 85
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 100
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Sargans to Burgdorf
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 110
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
MOB
Phone
+41 21 989 81 90
Website
mob.ch
Train from Montreux to Schönried
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
MOB
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 Basel Sbb to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 19 - SFr 27
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Lindau-Reutin to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 18 - SFr 26
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
SBB GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 915109
Email
info@sbb-deutschland.de
Website
sbb-deutschland.de
Train from Basel SBB to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
SBB GmbH
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 Gallarate to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 110
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 45 - SFr 65
1st Class
SFr 80 - SFr 110
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Lindau-Reutin to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Halkali to Videle
Ave. Duration
18h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 23
Website
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
2nd Class
SFr 15 - SFr 19
1st Class
SFr 19 - SFr 23
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Südostbahn
Phone
+41 58 580 70 70
Email
info@sob.ch
Website
sob.ch
Train from Sargans to Burgdorf
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Burgdorf to Seftigen
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 8 - SFr 13
Website
BLS AG
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
Bus operators
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Lindau
Ave. Duration
26h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 38
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Munich
Ave. Duration
24h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 35
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Munich Central Bus Station to Bern Car Terminal Neufeld
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 20
Website
RegioJet
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 21 - SFr 35
Schedules at
matpu.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia Central Bus Station to Montreux Rte des Chataigniers
Ave. Duration
30h 20m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 90
Website
Union Ivkoni

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Airport is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs 150 ₺ - 190 ₺.

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