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There are 12 ways to get from Villach to Interlaken by train, bus, car, shuttle or plane

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Train via Venice  •  9h 56m

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre Rj
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig Ec / ...
  4. Take the train from Brig to Spiez 8 / ...

SFr 101 - SFr 224

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Villach to Udine, Udine 944 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Udine, Udine to Interlaken, Interlaken West 417

SFr 47 - SFr 82

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Bus, train  •  11h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Villach to St. Gallen
  2. Take the train from St. Gallen to Luzern 2-Y
  3. Take the train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost 470

Train  •  13h 44m

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Zuerich Hb
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Luzern 70 / ...
  3. Take the train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost 470

SFr 69 - SFr 112

Drive  •  7h 40m

  1. Drive from Villach to Interlaken 470.5 miles

SFr 95 - SFr 150

Shuttle to Ljubljana, fly to Zurich, train  •  6h 57m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Villach to Ljubljana Airport
  2. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Zurich (ZRH) LJU - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
  4. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken West

SFr 206 - SFr 457

Train to Munich, fly to Basel, train  •  9h 26m

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Muenchen Ost
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Basel (BSL) MUC - BSL
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken West

SFr 171 - SFr 429

Train to Venice, fly to Basel, train  •  9h 21m

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Basel (BSL) VCE - BSL
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken West

SFr 138 - SFr 507

Train to Trieste, fly to Milan Malpensa, bus, train  •  9h 14m

  1. Take the train from Villach Westbf to Trieste Airport
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) TRS - MXP
  3. Take the bus from Malpensa Airport T1 to Domodossola
  4. Take the train from Domodossola to Spiez

SFr 262 - SFr 741

Train to Venice, fly to Zurich, train  •  9h 17m

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Zurich (ZRH) VCE - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
  4. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken West

SFr 154 - SFr 512

Train to Trieste, fly to Milan Linate, train  •  9h 47m

  1. Take the train from Villach Westbf to Trieste Airport
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Milan Linate (LIN) TRS - LIN
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig
  4. Take the train from Brig to Spiez

SFr 145 - SFr 347

Train, train to Graz, fly to Zurich  •  10h 8m

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Bruck/Mur
  2. Take the train from Bruck/Mur to Graz Hbf
  3. Fly from Graz (GRZ) to Zurich (ZRH) GRZ - ZRH
  4. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
  5. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken West

SFr 198 - SFr 528

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Villach to Interlaken is to bus which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 13h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Villach to Interlaken is to shuttle and fly and train which costs 170€ - 400€ and takes 6h 57m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Villach to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from Villach and arriving at Interlaken, Interlaken West via Udine, Udine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Villach to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from Villach Hbf and arriving at Interlaken West via Venezia Mestre, Milano Centrale, Brig and Spiez. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 56m.

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The distance between Villach and Interlaken is 458 km. The road distance is 752.8 km.

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The best way to get from Villach to Interlaken without a car is to train via Venice which takes 9h 56m and costs 85€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 9h 56m to get from Villach to Interlaken, including transfers.

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Villach to Interlaken bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Villach station.

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Villach to Interlaken train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Villach Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Villach to Interlaken is to train via Venice which takes 9h 56m and costs 85€ - 200€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 13h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Villach to Interlaken.
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  • Distance: 286.1 miles
  • Duration: 9h 56m

What companies run services between Villach, Austria and Interlaken, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Villach to Interlaken via Venezia Mestre, Milano Centrale, Brig, and Spiez in around 9h 56m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Villach to Interlaken via Udine, Udine in around 13h 15m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 470
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 500
Flights from Munich to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 500
Flights from Venice to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 190 - SFr 1100
Flights from Venice to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 190 - SFr 1100
Flights from Venice to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 220
Flights from Venice to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 180 - SFr 750
Flights from Graz to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 200 - SFr 600
Flights from Graz to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 210 - SFr 700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 470
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 500
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 700
Flights from Graz to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 500
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 470
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 390
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 230
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Trieste to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 220 - SFr 1200
Flights from Trieste to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 350
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Graz to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 500
Flights from Graz to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 210 - SFr 700
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Villach Westbf to Trieste Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Bruck/Mur
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 29 - SFr 50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Bruck/Mur to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 10 - SFr 17
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 50
Website
trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 27 - SFr 40
Website
Italo Treno
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 Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 65
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Brig
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 45
Website
trenitalia.com
Trenitalia

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 Milano Centrale to Brig
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 11 - SFr 26
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
SFr 21 - SFr 26
Train from Brig to Spiez
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 4 - SFr 12
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
SFr 9 - SFr 12
Train from Domodossola to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 7 - SFr 17
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
SFr 14 - SFr 17
Train from Villach Hbf to Bruck A.D.Mur
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 35
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
SFr 27 - SFr 33
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 Milano Centrale to Brig
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Brig to Spiez
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 25 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 80
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Domodossola to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 65
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Brig to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 50
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Domodossola to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 75
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Südostbahn
Phone
+41 58 580 70 70
Email
info@sob.ch
Website
sob.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Luzern
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 45
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule 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 Bern to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 19 - SFr 28
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Bruck/Mur to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 2 - SFr 4
Website
cd.cz
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 Villach to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Villach to Udine, Udine
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 7 - SFr 13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Udine, Udine to Interlaken, Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Bus from Villach Hbf to Udine stazione
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Touristik Kärnten Transfer
Phone
+43 660 9030012
Email
office@touristik-kaernten-transfer.at
Website
touristik-kaernten-transfer.at
Shuttle from Villach to Ljubljana Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 52
Schedules at
touristik-kaernten-transfer.at
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Malpensa Airport T1 to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 10 - SFr 18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 60
Website
Swiss PostAuto

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The quickest flight from Ljubljana Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Villach to Interlaken bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Interlaken, Interlaken West station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Villach to Interlaken is 753 km. It takes approximately 7h 40m to drive from Villach to Interlaken.

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Swiss and Adria Airways offer flights from Ljubljana Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 1137+ hotels available in Interlaken. Prices start at SFr 105 per night.

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The best way to get from Villach to Ljubljana Airport is to shuttle which takes 1h and costs 45€.

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