Zurich to Interlaken by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Zurich to Interlaken by train
Fast trains from Zurich to Interlaken take around 1 hour and 47 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 92 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Zurich and Interlaken.
1. Are there direct trains from Zurich to Interlaken?
Journeys between Zurich and Interlaken usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 45 departures on the route from Zurich to Interlaken every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.
2. How long is the train journey from Zurich to Interlaken?
The Zurich to Interlaken train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 47 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Zurich to Interlaken train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Interlaken is usually scheduled to depart Zurich around 05:19 and the last train is around 00:02.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Zurich to Interlaken train price?
The cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Zurich to Interlaken are $52.74, and there isn't much difference in price depending on when you book.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $52, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Zurich to Interlaken train tickets?
Trains in Switzerland usually open for booking around 0 days in advance.
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Which train companies operate between Zurich and Interlaken?
More than one train company operates on the route from Zurich to Interlaken, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Inter City
- Inter City Express
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
- Regional Express
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Interlaken to Zurich by train