There are 3 ways to get from Schaffhausen to Interlaken by train or car

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Train via Bern  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Schaffhausen to Zürich HB 4 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Bern 1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken West Ice / ...

$69 - $133

Cheapest option

Train  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Schaffhausen to Zürich HB 4 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Luzern 70
  3. Take the train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost 470

$68 - $112

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Schaffhausen to Interlaken 107.8 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Schaffhausen to Interlaken is to drive which costs SFr 21 - SFr 35 and takes 2 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Schaffhausen to Interlaken is to drive which costs SFr 21 - SFr 35 and takes 2 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Schaffhausen to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from Schaffhausen and arriving at Interlaken West via Zürich HB and Bern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 2 min.

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The distance between Schaffhausen and Interlaken is 127 km. The road distance is 172.4 km.

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The best way to get from Schaffhausen to Interlaken without a car is to train which takes 3 h 2 min and costs SFr 65 - SFr 130.

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It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from Schaffhausen to Interlaken, including transfers.

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Schaffhausen to Interlaken train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Schaffhausen station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Schaffhausen to Interlaken is 172 km. It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to drive from Schaffhausen to Interlaken.

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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 Schaffhausen to Interlaken.
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  • Distance: 79.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 2 min

What companies run services between Schaffhausen, Switzerland and Interlaken, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Schaffhausen to Interlaken via Zürich HB and Bern in around 3 h 2 min.

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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Schaffhausen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Bern
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Website
fahrplan.sbb.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

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