Connections to Interlaken

Arrival by plane and train

Zurich Airport

This is the largest Swiss airport. Direct trains run from here to Interlaken West and Interlaken East. The train journey takes just under 2 hours and 15 minutes.  


Geneva Airport

Numerous international flights also land at Geneva Airport. The journey from the airport train station to Interlaken takes a good three hours. You have to change trains in Bern and, depending on the timetable, also in Spiez. 


EuroAirport Basel, Mulhouse, Freiburg

The airport does not have its own train station, but buses run between the airport and Basel SBB station. There are direct trains from Basel SBB to Interlaken East and West. The journey, including transfer from the airport, takes around 2 hours and 20 minutes. 


There are also good rail connections from Frankfurt, Milan-Malpensa and Paris Charles de Gaulle airports. 


Arrival by train

Train Stations in Interlaken


There are two train stations in Interlaken. Interlaken West and Interlaken Ost. The stations are only around 2 kilometers apart and are both served by long-distance trains. The congress center is located roughly halfway between the two stations. 


International trains

The German airport has a direct rail connection to Interlaken. The journey takes about 5 hours. International trains also stop in Interlaken, for example direct trains from Hamburg and Frankfurt or with one change in Spiez from Milan. 


All timetables can be found at

Arrival by car

Interlaken is easy to reach by car via the A8 freeway and highway. Take Exit 24 "Interlaken West" oder Exit 26 "Interlaken Ost".