There are 5 ways to get from Zürich to Bernese Highlands by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 32 min

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

$57 - $101

Cheapest option

Bus, line 21 bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Berne Ouibus
  2. Take the line 21 bus from Thun, Bahnhof to Unterseen, Widimatt 21

$32 - $54

3 alternative options

Train, line 21 bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Thun 8 / ...
  2. Take the line 21 bus from Thun, Bahnhof to Unterseen, Widimatt 21

$59 - $101

Bus, train  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Lucerne Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost 470

$34 - $51

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Bernese Highlands 78.2 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Bernese Highlands is to drive which costs SFr 16 - SFr 24 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Bernese Highlands is to drive which costs SFr 16 - SFr 24 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Bernese Highlands is 95 km. The road distance is 125.2 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Zürich to Bernese Highlands, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Bernese Highlands. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Interlaken West via Bern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

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What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Bernese Highlands, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Zürich to Bernese Highlands via Bern and Interlaken West in around 2 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zürich to Bernese Highlands via Berne, Bern, Neufeld P+R, Bern, Bahnhof, Bern, Thun, Thun, Bahnhof, and Unterseen, Widimatt in around 3 h 24 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Bern
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $29
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
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
Swiss PostAuto
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Zurich to Berne
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Zurich to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus

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