There are 9 ways to get from Kaiserslautern to Interlaken by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train via Basel SBB  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken West 61 / ...

$124 - $216

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaiserslautern Hertelsbrunnenring to Karlsruhe
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Lucerne
  3. Take the train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost 470

$51 - $76

7 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Interlaken West Ice / ...

$117 - $198

Bus  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaiserslautern to Karlsruhe N236
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Bern 122 / ...

$56 - $92

Drive  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Kaiserslautern to Interlaken 290.1 miles

$60 - $90

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Basel  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Basel (BSL) FRA - BSL
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken West

$165 - $427

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Zurich  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Zurich (ZRH) FRA - ZRH
  4. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
  5. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken West

$196 - $442

Train, bus to Stuttgart, fly to Zurich  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
  3. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
  4. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Zurich (ZRH) STR - ZRH
  5. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
  6. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken West

$153 - $381

Train, train to Luxembourg, fly to Zurich  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
  2. Take the train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg
  3. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Zurich (ZRH) LUX - ZRH
  4. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
  5. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken West

$167 - $436

What companies run services between Kaiserslautern, Germany and Interlaken, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Kaiserslautern to Interlaken via Mannheim Hbf and Basel SBB in around 5 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kaiserslautern to Interlaken via Karlsruhe, Bern, Bern, Neufeld P+R, Bern, Bahnhof, Bern, Thun, and Thun, Bahnhof in around 9 h 9 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$23 - $26
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $24
1st Class
$34 - $38
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$11 - $13
1st Class
$14 - $23
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $25
1st Class
$35 - $39
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kaiserslautern to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Bern
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Turancar
Website
turancar.sk
Bus from Kaiserslautern Hertelsbrunnenring to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
turancar.sk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Karlsruhe to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kaiserslautern to Interlaken?

The distance between Kaiserslautern and Interlaken is 307 km. The road distance is 464 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kaiserslautern to Interlaken?

The cheapest way to get from Kaiserslautern to Interlaken is to bus and train which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 10 h 42 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kaiserslautern to Interlaken?

The quickest way to get from Kaiserslautern to Interlaken is to drive which takes 4 h 19 min and costs 45€ - 75€.

Is there a direct train between Kaiserslautern and Interlaken?

No, there is no direct train from Kaiserslautern to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from Kaiserslautern Hbf and arriving at Interlaken West via Mannheim Hbf and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 39 min.

How long does it take to get from Kaiserslautern to Interlaken?

It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Kaiserslautern to Interlaken, including transfers.