Interlaken can be easily reached by train, car or plane thanks to its excellent transportation infrastructures.

By train

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.

By car

If you travel by car, the city can be reached in a few minutes after the highway exit. The city offers several parking options.

By airplane

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

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