There are 3 ways to get from Zürich to Lauterbrunnen by train or car

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Train via Bern  •  2 h 54 min

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

$63 - $117

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Train Zentralbahn  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Luzern 70
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost 470

$65 - $109

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Lauterbrunnen 83.9 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Lauterbrunnen is to drive which costs SFr 16 - SFr 25 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Lauterbrunnen is to drive which costs SFr 16 - SFr 25 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Lauterbrunnen. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Lauterbrunnen via Bern and Interlaken Ost. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 54 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Lauterbrunnen is 99 km. The road distance is 134.2 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Lauterbrunnen without a car is to train which takes 2 h 54 min and costs SFr 60 - SFr 120.

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It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to get from Zürich to Lauterbrunnen, including transfers.

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Zürich to Lauterbrunnen train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zürich HB station.

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Zürich to Lauterbrunnen train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Interlaken Ost station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Lauterbrunnen is 134 km. It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to drive from Zürich to Lauterbrunnen.

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There are 1028+ hotels available in Lauterbrunnen. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Lauterbrunnen.
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  • Distance: 61.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 54 min

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Zürich to Lauterbrunnen via Bern and Interlaken Ost in around 2 h 54 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 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 Ost
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
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
$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

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