There are 10 ways to get from Prague to Interlaken by plane, train, bus, night bus, night train or car

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Fly Prague to Basel, train  •  6h 35m

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

SFr 105 - SFr 272

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Bus  •  12h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Bern Neufeld 000259 / ...

SFr 66 - SFr 118

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Fly Prague to Zurich, train  •  6h 30m

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

SFr 136 - SFr 437

Fly Prague to Geneva, train  •  7h 44m

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

SFr 111 - SFr 337

Fly Prague to Milan Malpensa, train  •  7h 56m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) PRG - MXP
  2. Take the train from Gallarate to Spiez

SFr 94 - SFr 378

Train to Dresden, fly to Zurich, train  •  8h 55m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Dresden Hbf
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Zurich (ZRH) DRS - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
  4. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken West

SFr 151 - SFr 445

Train  •  13h 53m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Dresden Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel Sbb Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken West 61 / ...

SFr 184 - SFr 330

Night bus, train  •  13h 18m

  1. Take the night bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Zurich
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Luzern 70 / ...
  3. Take the train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost 470

SFr 90 - SFr 134

Night train, train  •  18h 2m

  1. Take the night train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Zuerich Hb En
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Luzern 70 / ...
  3. Take the train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost 470

SFr 218 - SFr 308

Drive  •  7h 52m

  1. Drive from Prague to Interlaken 812.2 km

SFr 100 - SFr 150

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The cheapest way to get from Prague to Interlaken is to bus which costs 1 600 Kč - 3 000 Kč and takes 12h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Interlaken is to fly and train which costs 3 400 Kč - 11 000 Kč and takes 6h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arriving at Interlaken West via Dresden Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 53m.

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The distance between Prague and Interlaken is 614 km. The road distance is 812.2 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Interlaken without a car is to bus which takes 12h 4m and costs 1 600 Kč - 3 000 Kč.

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It takes approximately 6h 35m to get from Prague to Interlaken, including transfers.

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Prague to Interlaken train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Interlaken is to bus which takes 12h 4m and costs 1 600 Kč - 3 000 Kč. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 4 600 Kč - 8 500 Kč and takes 13h 53m.

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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

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Map of how to get from Prague to Interlaken.
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  • Distance: 614.4 km
  • Duration: 6h 35m

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Interlaken, Switzerland?

Nobless Line operates a bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Bern Neufeld once daily. Tickets cost SFr 76 and the journey takes 10h 15m. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Prague to Interlaken via Dresden Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Basel Sbb, and Basel SBB in around 13h 53m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 180 - SFr 320
Flights from Prague to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 180 - SFr 320
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 190 - SFr 500
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 190 - SFr 500
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 350
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 350
Flights from Prague to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 490
Flights from Prague to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 550
Flights from Dresden to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 320
Flights from Dresden to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 430
Flights from Dresden to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 430
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Prague to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 290
Flights from Prague to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 160
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 160
Flights from Prague to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 600
Flights from Dresden to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Prague to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 310
Flights from Prague to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 250
Flights from Prague to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 120
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Prague to Basel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 170
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 280
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Prague to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 430
Flights from Prague to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 290
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 550
Flights from Prague to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 170 - SFr 550
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 130
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Prague to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 330
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 390
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Prague to Geneva via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
SFr 400 - SFr 1900
Train operators
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 West
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
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 West
Ave. Duration
48 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)
Train from Zürich HB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 45
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 West
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 21 - SFr 30
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bern to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 13 - SFr 18
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Basel Sbb to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bern to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 28
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Dresden Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 130
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 90
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Gallarate to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 120
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 45 - SFr 65
1st Class
SFr 80 - SFr 120
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 9 - SFr 16
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
SFr 9 - SFr 12
Business
SFr 12 - SFr 15
1st Class
SFr 13 - SFr 16
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 50
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Night train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
14h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 220
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Zentralbahn
Phone
+41 (0)58 668 80 00
Email
info@zentralbahn.ch
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 45
Website
Zentralbahn
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Swiss Railways
Bus operators
Nobless Line
Website
noblessline.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Bern Neufeld
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 76
Schedules at
noblessline.cz
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Prague to Bern
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 90
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague - ÚAN Florenc to Bern Neufeld
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 35
Website
RegioJet
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Prague, Florenc to Bern, Neufeld
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 55
Website
Eurolines FR
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Zurich
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 45
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Interlaken is 812 km. It takes approximately 7h 52m to drive from Prague to Interlaken.

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easyJet, Brussels Airlines, Air France and three other airlines offer flights from Prague Airport to Basel Airport.

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There are 903+ hotels available in Interlaken. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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