Paris to Interlaken train

Cheap train tickets from Paris to Interlaken

Showing times and prices for 16 Aug

Cheapest

£141

Average

£148

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
07:22Paris Gare de Lyon5h29 12:51Interlaken West
1 change
£1411One-way
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12:22Paris Gare de Lyon5h29 17:51Interlaken West
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£1411One-way
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16:21Paris Gare de Lyon5h33 21:54Interlaken West
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£1411One-way
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18:21Paris Gare de Lyon5h34 23:55Interlaken West
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£1411One-way
2nd Cheapest
14:16Paris Gare de Lyon6h06 20:22Interlaken West
2 changes
£1611One-way

Train schedule Paris to Interlaken

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 16 August
06:55Paris Gare de l'Est5h26 12:21Interlaken West
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07:22Paris Gare de Lyon5h29 12:51Interlaken West
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12:22Paris Gare de Lyon5h29 17:51Interlaken West
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14:16Paris Gare de Lyon6h06 20:22Interlaken West
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16:21Paris Gare de Lyon5h33 21:54Interlaken West
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18:21Paris Gare de Lyon5h34 23:55Interlaken West
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Fastest train times from Paris to Interlaken

Showing times and prices for 16 Aug

Fastest Journey

5 h 26 m

Average

5 h 36 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

478 km

It's difficult to get from Paris to Interlaken without changing at least once.

Fastest
06:55Paris Gare de l'Est5h26 12:21Interlaken West
3 changes
£1621One-way
2nd Fastest
07:22Paris Gare de Lyon5h29 12:51Interlaken West
1 change
£1411One-way
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12:22Paris Gare de Lyon5h29 17:51Interlaken West
1 change
£1411One-way
16:21Paris Gare de Lyon5h33 21:54Interlaken West
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£1411One-way
18:21Paris Gare de Lyon5h34 23:55Interlaken West
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£1411One-way

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Overview: Train from Paris to Interlaken

distanceDistance296 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 29 min
priceAverage train ticket price£125 (€142)
frequencyTrain frequency11 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TGV Lyria, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or TGV inOui

Trains from Paris to Interlaken cover the 296 miles long journey taking on average 5 h 29 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV Lyria, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or TGV inOui. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £125, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £118. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Interlaken Ost.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn trains Paris to Interlaken

You can travel by train from Paris to Interlaken with Deutsche Bahn for as low as £118. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Paris to Interlaken train.

Train information from Paris to Interlaken with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 47 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

Trains from Paris to Interlaken

Although there are no direct services between Paris and Interlaken the journey can be made by connecting trains. These have travel times of between 5.5 hours and 11 hours or more. The same timetable operates seven days a week with departures either from Paris Gare de Lyon or Paris Gare de l'Est and arrivals at Interlaken Ost.

Which train companies travel from Paris to Interlaken?

Trains to Interlaken from Paris are provided by two operators. Swiss TGV Lyria has one departure a day which leaves mid-afternoon and has the fastest journey time. Trains operated by the French SNCF TGV in conjunction with Deutsch Bahn (DB), the German national carrier, involve up to three connections. All trains have luggage space and onboard catering while some rolling stock has wifi.

How long is the train from Paris to Interlaken?

The fastest train to Interlaken from Paris takes approximately 5.5 hours and requires a transfer at Basel. Other trains can take much longer depending on the route taken and waiting times at transfer stations. Some departures do not arrive until the following day. Connections are made at stations such as Karlsruhe, Spiez, Freiburg, Stuttgart and Bern.

How many trains are there from Paris to Interlaken?

There are around 10 departures a day on routes from Paris to Interlaken. These start in the early morning and continue at regular intervals until early evening. A similar timetable operates seven days a week.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Paris to Interlaken?

Departure station:One train a day departs from Paris Gare de Lyon, one of the busiest in France. All other departures are from Paris Gare de l'Est. Both stations have good transport links with taxis, buses and Metro trains while Gare de Lyon is also linked to RER Express services. Facilities at both stations include left luggage storage, wifi, shops, cafes and restaurants.

Arrival station:All trains from Paris to Interlaken arrive at Interlaken Ost Station, one of two stations in this resort town. Its transport links include taxis and buses as well as boats that use Lake Brienz and the Aar River. The station has free wifi and luggage storage facilities.

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FAQs

Travel between Paris, France and Interlaken, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Switzerland from France?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Paris?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Interlaken, Switzerland?

All travellers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 03/08/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Paris to Interlaken as this information can change.

Return travel from Switzerland to France is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Paris from Interlaken?

Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Interlaken?

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

Last checked on 08/08/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Paris from Interlaken.

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Paris and Interlaken for as low as £118  for the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Paris to Interlaken train price to come in at an average of £125  one way.
The Paris to Interlaken train distance is approximately 296 miles.
On average the Paris to Interlaken train time is 5 h 29 min  covering the 296 miles long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

Some of the Paris train stations to Interlaken you can start your journey from include Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Interlaken include Interlaken Ost, Interlaken West and Interlaken, Kursaal.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon   and arriving in Interlaken Ost.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Interlaken Ost, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

When taking a train from Paris to Interlaken, you can count on SNCF | TGV Lyria, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or TGV inOui for the best way to get you to Interlaken. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Interlaken from Paris and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Paris for Interlaken is 11 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this route departs from Paris at 05: 22. The last train leaves from Paris at 16: 21. Check Omio for the latest train times from Paris to Interlaken and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Paris to Interlaken is on average £125 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from Paris to Interlaken available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Interlaken
Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Paris for your journey to Interlaken.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 184943635
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare de Lyon
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 890640650
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare du Nord
Metro lines: 4, 5
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Train lines: RER B, D, E
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 184943635
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare de l'Est
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Gare de Paris Bercy
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
Public transport options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
Metro lines: 5, 10
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C

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