There are 6 ways to get from Saarbrücken to Interlaken by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Saarbrücken to Bern N506

$51 - $89

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Train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Sarreguemines to Strasbourg
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken West Ice / ...

$101 - $174

Bus, train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Saarbrücken to Basel, Basel central station 211 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken West Ice / ...

$66 - $126

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Saarbrücken to Interlaken 235.8 miles

$45 - $75

Bus to Luxembourg, fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Zurich (ZRH) LUX - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
  4. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken West

$141 - $393

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Basel  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Basel (BSL) FRA - BSL
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken West

$176 - $446

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The cheapest way to get from Saarbrücken to Interlaken is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 4 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saarbrücken to Interlaken is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 4 h 2 min.

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The distance between Saarbrücken and Interlaken is 290 km. The road distance is 377.3 km.

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The best way to get from Saarbrücken to Interlaken without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 34 min and costs 40€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Saarbrücken to Interlaken, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Saarbrücken to Interlaken is to bus which takes 6 h 34 min and costs 40€ - 80€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 85€ - 150€ and takes 6 h 47 min.

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The quickest flight from Luxembourg Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Saarbrücken to Interlaken is 377 km. It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to drive from Saarbrücken to Interlaken.

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Lufthansa and Swiss offer flights from Luxembourg Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 1039+ hotels available in Interlaken. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Saarbrücken to Interlaken.
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  • Distance: 181.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 34 min

What companies run services between Saarbrücken, Germany and Interlaken, Switzerland?

FlixBus operates a bus from Saarbrücken to Interlaken 5 times a week. Tickets cost $20 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Saarbrücken to Interlaken via Sarreguemines, Strasbourg, and Basel SBB in around 6 h 47 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Sarreguemines to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 Basel SBB to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $100
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
$45 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $25
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $36
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $36
1st Class
$50 - $60
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 Saarbrücken to Bern
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Saarbrücken to Basel, Basel central station
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Bus from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
cfl.lu
Mobiliteit
Website
mobiliteit.lu
Bus from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg, Gare routière
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mobiliteit.lu

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