There are 7 ways to get from Nice to Interlaken by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Brig to Spiez 8 / ...

$106 - $173

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Bus  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Milan, Milan 492
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Interlaken, Interlaken West 417

$37 - $61

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Bus, train  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Lucerne
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost 470

$83 - $155

Drive  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Interlaken 388.6 miles

$80 - $120

Fly to Geneva, train  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Geneva (GVA) NCE - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken West

$116 - $267

Fly to Basel, train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Basel (BSL) NCE - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken West

$95 - $267

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Zurich (ZRH) NCE - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken West

$131 - $362

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Nice to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from Nice, Nice and arriving at Interlaken, Interlaken West via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nice to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from Nice Ville and arriving at Interlaken West via Milano Centrale, Brig and Spiez. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 51 min.

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The distance between Nice and Interlaken is 335 km. The road distance is 621.8 km.

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The best way to get from Nice to Interlaken without a car is to train which takes 8 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 51 min to get from Nice to Interlaken, including transfers.

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Nice to Interlaken bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Nice, Nice station.

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Nice to Interlaken train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Nice Ville station.

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The best way to get from Nice to Interlaken is to train which takes 8 h 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Nice Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Nice to Interlaken bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Interlaken, Interlaken West station.

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Map of how to get from Nice to Interlaken.
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  • Distance: 209.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 51 min

What companies run services between Nice, France and Interlaken, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Nice to Interlaken via Milano Centrale, Brig, and Spiez in around 8 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nice to Interlaken via Milan, Milan in around 10 h 5 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Nice to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Nice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Train operators
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 Nice Ville to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Brig to Spiez
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
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
Train from Basel SBB to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 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
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Brig to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bls.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

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nice, Nice to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Interlaken, Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Nice to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Nice to Interlaken train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Spiez station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nice to Interlaken is 622 km. It takes approximately 6 h 33 min to drive from Nice to Interlaken.

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Swiss and easyJet offer flights from Nice Airport to Geneva Airport.

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Book your Nice to Interlaken bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 1019+ hotels available in Interlaken. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Nice to Nice Airport is to line 99 bus which takes 13 min and costs .

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