There are 3 ways to get from Locarno to Interlaken by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Express / ...
  2. Eurocity / ...

$50 - $98

2 alternative options

Train, night train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Express / ...
  2. 300

$75 - $123

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. 140.4 miles

$29 - $45

What companies run services between Locarno, Switzerland and Interlaken, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Locarno to Interlaken via Domodossola and Spiez in around 4 h 24 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Locarno FART to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Domodossola to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Night train from Domodossola to Spiez
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Locarno and Interlaken is 92 km. The road distance is 225 km.

The cheapest way to get from Locarno to Interlaken is to drive which costs SFr 29 - SFr 45 and takes 2 h 43 min.

The quickest way to get from Locarno to Interlaken is to drive which takes 2 h 43 min and costs SFr 29 - SFr 45.

No, there is no direct train from Locarno to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from Locarno FART and arriving at Interlaken West via Domodossola and Spiez. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 24 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Locarno to Interlaken, including transfers.