There are 7 ways to get from Stuttgart to Interlaken by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken West Ice / ...

$122 - $209

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart to Karlsruhe
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Interlaken, Interlaken West 322

$56 - $84

5 alternative options

Train via Zürich HB  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB Ic
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Thun 8 / ...

$116 - $191

Train via Zürich HB #2  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB Ic
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Luzern 70
  3. Take the train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost 470

$109 - $175

Drive  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Interlaken 213.3 miles

$45 - $65

Fly Stuttgart to Zurich, train  •  4 h 43 min

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

$116 - $329

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Basel, train  •  5 h 40 min

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

$163 - $427

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Interlaken is to drive which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Interlaken is to drive which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Interlaken is 253 km. The road distance is 341.3 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Stuttgart to Interlaken, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stuttgart to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart and arriving at Interlaken, Interlaken West via Karlsruhe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Interlaken West via Karlsruhe Hbf and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 23 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart to Interlaken is 341 km. It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to drive from Stuttgart to Interlaken.

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Stuttgart to Interlaken bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Braunschweig Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Stuttgart to Interlaken.
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  • Distance: 158.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

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

You can take a train from Stuttgart to Interlaken via Karlsruhe Hbf and Basel SBB in around 5 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stuttgart to Interlaken via Karlsruhe and Karlsruhe in around 7 h 40 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $27
1st Class
$39 - $40
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 HB to Thun
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $90
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
$23 - $45
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
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
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Stuttgart to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
eurolines.de
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Karlsruhe to Interlaken, Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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