There are 8 ways to get from Paris to Interlaken by train, bus, car 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  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Mulhouse Ville Tgv
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken West Ice / ...

$157 - $222

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Bus  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Freiburg N99
  2. Take the bus from Freiburg to Interlaken, Interlaken West 322

$44 - $74

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Bus, train  •  14 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Basel
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken West Ice / ...

$127 - $207

Drive  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Interlaken 387.9 miles

$80 - $120

Fly Paris Orly to Mulhouse, train  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Mulhouse (MLH) ORY - MLH
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken West

$112 - $409

Fly Paris CDG to Basel, train  •  6 h 18 min

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

$109 - $381

Fly Paris CDG to Zurich, train  •  6 h 24 min

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

$135 - $396

Fly Paris CDG to Geneva, train  •  7 h 21 min

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

$130 - $371

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Interlaken is to bus which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 12 h.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Interlaken is to fly and train which costs 95€ - 360€ and takes 5 h 11 min.

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The distance between Paris and Interlaken is 477 km. The road distance is 620.6 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Paris to Interlaken, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from Paris, Paris and arriving at Interlaken, Interlaken West via Freiburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving at Interlaken West via Mulhouse Ville and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 53 min.

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The nearest airport to Interlaken is Berne (BRN) Airport which is 37.3 km away. Other nearby airports include Zurich (ZRH) (100.4 km), Basel (BSL) (104.6 km), Milan Malpensa (MXP) (134.8 km) and Geneva (GVA) (143.4 km).

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Paris to Interlaken bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai) station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Interlaken.
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  • Distance: 298.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

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

You can take a train from Paris to Interlaken via Mulhouse Ville and Basel SBB in around 5 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Interlaken via Freiburg in around 12 h.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Mulhouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $3,500
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $105
1st Class
$130 - $180
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
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
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 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
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Interlaken, Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Basel
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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