The cheapest trains from Zurich to Interlaken

Showing times and prices for 16 Oct

Cheapest

£61

Average

£61

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.

The average ticket from Zurich to Interlaken will cost around £ 61 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 61.

Cheapest
09:02Zürich HB1h49 10:51Interlaken West
1 changes
£611One-way
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08:32Zürich HB1h49 10:21Interlaken West
2 changes
£611One-way
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10:32Zürich HB1h49 12:21Interlaken West
2 changes
£611One-way
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10:02Zürich HB1h49 11:51Interlaken West
1 changes
£611One-way
Cheapest
09:32Zürich HB1h50 11:22Interlaken West
1 changes
£611One-way

Timetable Zurich to Interlaken

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sat, 16 Oct
08:32Zürich HB1h49 10:21Interlaken West
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09:02Zürich HB1h49 10:51Interlaken West
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09:32Zürich HB1h50 11:22Interlaken West
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10:02Zürich HB1h49 11:51Interlaken West
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10:32Zürich HB1h49 12:21Interlaken West
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Sat
16 Oct
£61SBB
Sun
17 Oct
£46SBB
Mon
18 Oct
£42SBB
Tue
19 Oct
£43SBB
Wed
20 Oct
£37SBB
Thu
21 Oct
£36SBB
Fri
22 Oct
£61SBB
Sat
23 Oct
£53SBB
Sun
24 Oct
£40SBB
Mon
25 Oct
£36SBB
Tue
26 Oct
£36SBB
Wed
27 Oct
£35SBB
Thu
28 Oct
£35SBB
Fri
29 Oct
£61SBB
Sat
30 Oct
£57SBB
Sun
31 Oct
£53SBB
Mon
1 Nov
£30SBB
Tue
2 Nov
£30SBB
Wed
3 Nov
£29SBB
Thu
4 Nov
£29SBB

The fastest trains from Zurich to Interlaken

Showing times and prices for 16 Oct

Fastest Journey

1 h 49 m

Average

1 h 49 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

92 km

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

Fastest
09:02Zürich HB1h49 10:51Interlaken West
1 changes
£611One-way
Fastest
08:32Zürich HB1h49 10:21Interlaken West
2 changes
£611One-way
Fastest
10:32Zürich HB1h49 12:21Interlaken West
2 changes
£611One-way
Fastest
10:02Zürich HB1h49 11:51Interlaken West
1 changes
£611One-way
09:32Zürich HB1h50 11:22Interlaken West
1 changes
£611One-way

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Train Information between Zurich and Interlaken

distanceDistance56 miles (91 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price£47 (€53)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSBB

Trains from Zurich to Interlaken cover the 56 miles (91 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 49 min with our travel partners like SBB. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £36, but the average price of train tickets is £47. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Interlaken Ost.

Train companies

Train between Zurich and Interlaken with SBB

Buy your official SBB train tickets between Zurich and Interlaken from £36 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable journey.

SBB

SBB is Switzerland's main train company and for your next train trip from Zurich to Interlaken, SBB offers these ticket types: Round-trip Standard Ticket or First Class.

It’s easy to book your SBB train ticket between Zurich and Interlaken online with Omio! Simply check the current SBB train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Zurich and Interlaken as well as relevant travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap SBB train tickets online. Prices for SBB trains from Zurich to Interlaken start at £36 one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 56 miles (91 km). If you search for SBB trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the SBB tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when travelling by train between Zurich and Interlaken. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Zurich to Interlaken SBB train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

  • Average Price: £36

SBB 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train from Zurich to Interlaken are the following:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Trains from Zurich to Interlaken

The train journey from Zurich to Interlaken is very straightforward and easy, making rail travel a great choice. Trains depart Zurich Hauptbahnhof twice an hour, starting from the early hours of the morning running til around midnight. The journey takes roughly 2 hours with a brief 5 minute changeover in Bern. The train stops at both Interlaken West and Ost (with an added 5 minutes of travelling time for the latter). Trains can only be booked up to 90 days in advance.

Which train companies travel from Zurich to Interlaken?

SBB is the only train company providing trains from Zurich to Interlaken.  SBB offers high quality domestic and international rail services. On board passengers can expect carriage attendants, toilets, WLAN and business and quiet zones.

How long is the train from Zurich to Interlaken?

The train journey from Zurich Hauptbahnhof to Interlaken normally lasts around 2 hours, including a 5 minute train change in Bern.  Occasionally, the journey can take up to 3 hours, so it is recommended to check the departure schedule.

How many trains are there from Zurich to Interlaken?

On Mondays to Fridays there are trains departing Zurich Hauptbahnhof every half an hour for Interlaken. Passengers can expect to choose from a pre-breakfast departure, right through til midnight. On Saturdays and Sundays the schedule is similar, although trains may take slightly longer especially on Sunday.

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

Departure train station: Zurich Hauptbahnhof is situated in the center of Zurich. It has excellent public transport links plus connections to Zurich Airport and trains to further regional and international destinations.  Alongside typical station amneties such as toilets, currency exchange and baggage storage, Zurich Hauptbahnhof also boasts a large shopping center open 365 days a year.

Arrival train stations: There are two stations in Interlaken: West and Ost. Both stations have strong public transport connections, including bus and ferry services. Each station is features toilets, lost luggage, and tourist information. There are many shops, restaurants, bars and hotels within walking distance of both stations. It is also possible to walk or travel by bike between each station.

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FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets between Zurich and Interlaken cost?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Interlaken from Zurich for the next 7 days starting from £36  one way.
What is the average cost of a train from Zurich to Interlaken?
The Zurich to Interlaken train ticket price is on average £47  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.
How many miles is it from Zurich to Interlaken by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Interlaken from Zurich via train to be approximately 56 miles (91 km).
What is the average Zurich to Interlaken train duration?
On average the train from Zurich to Interlaken duration is 1 h 49 min  for the 56 miles (91 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What station does the Zurich to Interlaken train leave from? Which Interlaken train station do I come into from Zurich?

Some of the Zurich train stations to Interlaken you can start your journey from include Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station. 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 Zürich HB   and arriving in Interlaken Ost.

Where do I find the Zurich train station to Interlaken? Where is the Interlaken train station?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Zürich HB, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Zurich.

The most popular arrival train station, Interlaken Ost, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Interlaken.

Which train companies should I travel with from Zurich to Interlaken?
For the trip from Zurich to Interlaken you can take a train with SBB. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Zurich and Interlaken on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many trains are there between Zurich and Interlaken a day?
The average number of trains departing Zurich for Interlaken is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When does the first train depart from Zurich to Interlaken? When does the last train depart from Zurich to Interlaken?
The first Zurich to Interlaken train departs at 06: 32   and the last train from Zurich to Interlaken leaves at 22: 08. Check out the most up-to-date Zurich to Interlaken train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How early should I buy Zurich to Interlaken train tickets to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Zurich to Interlaken is on average £47 if you book 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 route. In general, you can find train tickets between Zurich and Interlaken available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zurich
Interlaken
Zürich HB is the most popular Zurich 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 Zurich for your journey to Interlaken.