There are 9 ways to get from Oslo to Bern by train, plane, ferry, bus, 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, fly to Zurich  •  6 h 8 min

  1. OSL - ZRH

$140 - $393

Cheapest option

Bus  •  32 h 16 min

  1. N06 / ...

$120 - $201

7 alternative options

Train, fly to Basel  •  7 h 54 min

  1. OSL - BSL

$148 - $493

Train, fly to Geneva  •  7 h 20 min

  1. OSL - GVA

$130 - $338

Train, ferry  •  26 h 31 min

  1. Icl
  2. Ic
  3. Ice
  4. 61 / ...

Ferry, train  •  30 h 12 min

  1. Re / ...
  2. Ice
  3. 61 / ...

$217 - $360

Bus, train  •  34 h 8 min

  1. Tgv

$298 - $394

Ferry, night train, train  •  34 h 7 min

  1. Ic
  2. 61 / ...

$257 - $386

Drive  •  18 h 48 min

  1. 1232.8 miles

$320 - $480

What companies run services between Oslo, Norway and Bern, Switzerland?

You can take a bus from Oslo to Bern via Berlin, Berlin central bus station and Zurich in around 32 h 16 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Oslo to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Oslo to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Oslo to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Oslo to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Oslo to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Oslo to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Oslo to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Oslo to Zurich via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Oslo to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Oslo to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Oslo to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Oslo to Geneva via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Oslo to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Oslo to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Oslo to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Oslo to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Oslo to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Oslo to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Oslo to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Oslo to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Oslo to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Oslo to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Oslo to Zurich via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Oslo to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Train operators
Ruter
Phone
177
Website
ruter.no
Train from Oslo Sentralstasjon [tog] to Oslo lufthavn [alle tog]
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
ruter.no
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
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
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
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
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Oslo S to Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
nsb.no
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Sindal st to Fredericia st
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Fredericia St. to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
dsb.dk
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$23
Standard
$22 - $35
First
$30 - $60
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $260
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Kiel Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$220 - $330
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
hvv.de
Second Class
$23
Standard
$22 - $35
First
$30 - $60
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Bern
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Oslo to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
16 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Zurich
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Zurich to Berne
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Oslo to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
27 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$170 - $260
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators
Color Line AS
Phone
+45 99 56 19 00
Website
colorline.no
Ferry from Kristiansand ferjekai to Hirtshals Færgeterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
colorline.no
Ferry from Oslo Hjortneskaien to Kiel Norwegen-Kai
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
colorline.no

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Oslo and Bern is 1458 km. The road distance is 1973 km.

The cheapest way to get from Oslo to Bern is to bus which costs kr 950 - kr 1700 and takes 32 h 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Oslo to Bern is to train and fly which takes 6 h 8 min and costs kr 1100 - kr 3200.

No, there is no direct bus from Oslo to Bern. However, there are services departing from Oslo and arriving at Berne via Berlin, Berlin central bus station and Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 16 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 8 min to get from Oslo to Bern, including transfers.