Interlaken can be easily reached by train, car or plane thanks to its excellent transportation infrastructures.
Travelling by train, you can reach Interlaken from any major city. Please consult the sbb website to stay up to date in case of delays or detours.
If you travel by car, the city can be reached in a few minutes after the highway exit. The city offers several parking options.
Interlaken is also strategically located in terms of the nearest airports of Bern, Zürich, Geneva and Basel-Mulhouse.
Below is an overview of the rapid transit times to Interlaken, directly from the Interlaken.ch website:
|Rapid transit times overview|
|Starting location||By train||By car|
|Bern||0h 53min||0h 45min|
|Lucerne||1h 49min||1h 00min|
|Zürich Airport (direct connection from 11.12.2022 on)||2h 10min||1h 40min|
|Geneva Airport||2h 56min||2h 10min|
|Basel Airport||2h 22min||1h 40min|
|Paris (TGV via Basel - Interlaken)||5h 35min||6h 15min|
|Milan (EC via Spiez - Interlaken)||3h 40min||3h 55min|
|Frankfurt Airport (direct connection with ICE/EC)||5h 00min||5h 00min|
|Berlin (ICE via Frankfurt - Interlaken)||9h 30min||10h 15min|
|Hamburg (ICE via Basel - Interlaken)||9h 05min||9h 55min|
|Vienna (via Innsbruck - Zürich - Interlaken)||10h 00min||9h 15min|
You can find more information on how to reach Interlaken by clicking here.