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There are 13 ways to get from London to Lauterbrunnen by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry 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.

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Train  •  10h 2m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord Eil
  2. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel Sbb Ter
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost 61 / ...

SFr 268 - SFr 627

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Bus  •  20h 2m

  1. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Bern
  3. Take the bus from Bern to Interlaken, Interlaken East 417

SFr 48 - SFr 64

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Train via Cologne  •  13h 34m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Eil
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Interlaken Ost Ec

SFr 216 - SFr 592

Bus, train  •  22h 10m

  1. Take the bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Basel, Basel SBB N99
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost 61 / ...

SFr 97 - SFr 156

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  10h 22m

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Lauterbrunnen

SFr 279 - SFr 345

Drive, car ferry  •  11h 40m

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Lauterbrunnen

SFr 148 - SFr 228

Fly London Heathrow to Basel, train  •  7h 17m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Basel (BSL) LHR - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost

SFr 95 - SFr 528

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Basel, train  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Basel (BSL) LGW - BSL
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost

SFr 104 - SFr 306

Fly London City to Zurich, train  •  7h 23m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Zurich (ZRH) LCY - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken Ost

SFr 141 - SFr 591

Fly London Heathrow to Zurich, train  •  7h 27m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Zurich (ZRH) LHR - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken Ost

SFr 116 - SFr 453

Fly London City to Geneva, train  •  8h 32m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Geneva (GVA) LCY - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken Ost

SFr 131 - SFr 521

Fly London Heathrow to Geneva, train  •  8h 26m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Geneva (GVA) LHR - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken Ost

SFr 121 - SFr 573

Fly London City to Milan Linate, train  •  9h 57m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Milan Linate (LIN) LCY - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Spiez

SFr 121 - SFr 335

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Lauterbrunnen is to bus which costs £40 - £55 and takes 20h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Lauterbrunnen is to fly and train which costs £80 - £450 and takes 7h 17m.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Lauterbrunnen. However, there are services departing from London St Pancras Eurostar and arriving at Lauterbrunnen via Paris l'Est, Strasbourg, Basel SBB and Interlaken Ost. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 2m.

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The distance between London and Lauterbrunnen is 800 km.

The best way to get from London to Lauterbrunnen without a car is to train which takes 10h 2m and costs £220 - £550.

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It takes approximately 10h 2m to get from London to Lauterbrunnen, including transfers.

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London to Lauterbrunnen train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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The best way to get from London to Lauterbrunnen is to train which takes 10h 2m and costs £220 - £550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £40 - £55 and takes 20h 2m.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Lauterbrunnen is 1h ahead of London. It is currently 12:57 PM in London and 1:57 PM in Lauterbrunnen.

Map of how to get from London to Lauterbrunnen.
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  • Distance: 800 km
  • Duration: 10h 2m

What companies run services between London, England and Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland?

You can take a train from London King's Cross to Lauterbrunnen via Paris Nord, Paris l'Est, Strasbourg, Basel Sbb, Basel SBB, and Interlaken Ost in around 10h 2m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Victoria to Lauterbrunnen via Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon, Bern, Interlaken, Interlaken East, and Interlaken Ost in around 20h 2m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 190
Flights from London City to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 75 - SFr 1100
Flights from London Heathrow to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 750
Flights from London City to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 600
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 430
Flights from London City to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 240
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 95 - SFr 390
Flights from London Heathrow to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 410
Flights from London City to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 360
Flights from London City to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 360
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 650
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 430
Flights from London Heathrow to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 430
Flights from London City to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 230 - SFr 850
Flights from London Heathrow to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 210 - SFr 750
Flights from London City to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 180 - SFr 270
Flights from London City to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 340
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 180
Flights from London Gatwick to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 190
Flights from London Gatwick to Basel via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 230
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from London City to Geneva via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 75 - SFr 240
Flights from London City to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 140
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 260
Flights from London City to Zurich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 650
Flights from London Heathrow to Zurich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 370
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 300
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Geneva via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
SFr 330 - SFr 950
Flights from London City to Milan Linate via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 140
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 370
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
SFr 330 - SFr 370
Standard
SFr 120 - SFr 150
Standard Premier
SFr 170 - SFr 220
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 370
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
SFr 320 - SFr 370
Standard
SFr 110 - SFr 140
Standard Premier
SFr 160 - SFr 200
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris l'Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 75 - SFr 100
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 75 - SFr 90
1st Class
SFr 85 - SFr 100
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 Paris l'Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 120
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 65
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bern to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 28
Website
Deutsche Bahn
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 19 - SFr 45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 19 - SFr 28
Rail 1st Class
SFr 29 - SFr 45
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 Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 80
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Bern
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 21 - SFr 30
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 90
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bern to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 13 - SFr 18
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 140
Website
Thalys
Standard
SFr 65 - SFr 95
Comfort
SFr 80 - SFr 110
Premium
SFr 100 - SFr 140
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 155
Website
Eurotunnel
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 Spiez
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 130
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 50 - SFr 75
1st Class
SFr 95 - SFr 130
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 17 - SFr 25
Website
RegioJet
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
Bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Bern
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bern to Interlaken, Interlaken East
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 6 - SFr 9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Basel, Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 17 - SFr 22
Website
Blablabus
Ferry operators

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London to Lauterbrunnen train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Interlaken Ost station.

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Air France, British Airways, KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Basel Airport.

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There are 1156+ hotels available in Lauterbrunnen. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 15 min and costs £5 - £35.

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