There are 4 ways to get from Lauterbrunnen to Brienz by train, night bus, taxi 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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Train, line 470 train  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Lauterbrunnen to Interlaken Ost 142-Y / ...
  2. Take the line 470 train from Interlaken Ost to Brienz 470 / ...

$18 - $31

Cheapest option

Train, night bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Lauterbrunnen to Interlaken Ost 142-Y / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Interlaken Ost, Bahnhof to Brienz BE, Rössliplatz M42

$15 - $25

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lauterbrunnen to Brienz 21.3 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Lauterbrunnen to Brienz 21.3 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Lauterbrunnen to Brienz. However, there are services departing from Lauterbrunnen and arriving at Brienz via Interlaken Ost. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

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The distance between Lauterbrunnen and Brienz is 20 km. The road distance is 34 km.

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The best way to get from Lauterbrunnen to Brienz without a car is to train and line 470 train which takes 1 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to get from Lauterbrunnen to Brienz, including transfers.

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Lauterbrunnen to Brienz train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Lauterbrunnen station.

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Lauterbrunnen to Brienz train services, operated by Zentralbahn, arrive at Brienz station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lauterbrunnen to Brienz is 34 km. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Lauterbrunnen to Brienz.

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There are 997+ hotels available in Brienz. Prices start at $83 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lauterbrunnen to Brienz.
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  • Distance: 12.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 1 min

What companies run services between Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland and Brienz, Canton of Bern, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Lauterbrunnen to Brienz via Interlaken Ost in around 1 h 1 min.

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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lauterbrunnen to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Interlaken Ost to Brienz
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Bernmobil
Website
bernmobil.ch
Night bus from Interlaken Ost, Bahnhof to Brienz BE, Rössliplatz
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bernmobil.ch
Other operators
Taxi from Lauterbrunnen to Brienz
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Allround Taxi Moser André
Phone
+41 33 654 10 10
Website
allroundtaxi-spiez.ch
Oesch Taxi Thun
Phone
+41 33 222 22 22
Website
oeschtaxi.ch
Dorf-Taxi Spiez
Phone
+41 33 650 15 15
Website
dorftaxi-spiez.ch

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