There are 9 ways to get from Stockholm to Bern by plane, train, bus 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

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Zurich (ZRH) ARN - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern

$114 - $296

Cheapest option

Fly to Geneva, train  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Geneva (GVA) ARN - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Bern

$109 - $241

7 alternative options

Fly to Basel, train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Basel (BSL) ARN - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern

$137 - $396

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) ARN - MXP
  2. Take the train from Gallarate to Bern

$133 - $442

Train via Basel SBB  •  19 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Central to Malmö Central
  2. Take the train from Malmö Central to Koebenhavn H 029
  3. Take the train from Koebenhavn H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Basel SBB Ice
  5. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern 61 / ...

$335 - $572

Train  •  22 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Central to Koebenhavn H
  2. Take the train from Koebenhavn H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Bern Ec

$348 - $577

Bus  •  31 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Hamburg 073
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg to Zurich 007 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Zurich to Berne

$121 - $202

Bus, train  •  40 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Bern Tgv

$315 - $411

Drive  •  19 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Bern 1265.1 miles

$280 - $420

What companies run services between Stockholm, Sweden and Bern, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Stockholm to Bern via Malmö Central, Koebenhavn H, Hamburg Hbf, and Basel SBB in around 19 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stockholm to Bern via Hamburg and Zurich in around 31 h 1 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Stockholm to Basel
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
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 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
Trenitalia Eurocity
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Stockholm Central to Malmö Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$55 - $80
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$90 - $130
2nd Class Refundable
$90 - $130
1st Class Refundable
$130 - $180
Train from Malmö Central to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
www.sj.se
Train from Stockholm Central to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $140
Website
www.sj.se
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Malmö C to København H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Koebenhavn H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
dsb.dk
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$180 - $280
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bern
Ave. Duration
10 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$230 - $360
Website
bahn.de
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
$170 - $250
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stockholm to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 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
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Stockholm to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
34 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$190 - $270
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Stockholm to Bern?

The distance between Stockholm and Bern is 1544 km. The road distance is 2024 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Stockholm to Bern?

The cheapest way to get from Stockholm to Bern is to fly and train which costs 900 kr - 2100 kr and takes 7 h 28 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Stockholm to Bern?

The quickest way to get from Stockholm to Bern is to fly and train which takes 6 h 16 min and costs 950 kr - 2600 kr.

Is there a direct train between Stockholm and Bern?

No, there is no direct train from Stockholm to Bern. However, there are services departing from Stockholm Central and arriving at Bern via Malmö Central, Koebenhavn H, Hamburg Hbf and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 26 min.

Is there a direct bus between Stockholm and Bern?

No, there is no direct bus from Stockholm to Bern. However, there are services departing from Stockholm and arriving at Berne via Hamburg and Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 1 min.

How long does it take to get from Stockholm to Bern?

It takes approximately 6 h 16 min to get from Stockholm to Bern, including transfers.