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Journey timeFrom 1h 56m
Price€16.09 - €58.15
Distance98km (61 miles)
Frequency25 trains per day
Departure stationBasel SBB
Arrival stationInterlaken Ost
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsSBB CFF FFS,

Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost train times

Check out the next trains departing from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost for Friday 21st Feb 2020. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
17:28 Basel SBB19:28 Interlaken OstEurocity 59 SBB Get tickets2h 00m, 1 change
17:58 Basel SBB19:57 Interlaken OstICE 371 SBB Get tickets1h 59m, direct
18:28 Basel SBB20:28 Interlaken OstIntercity 1083 SBB Get tickets2h 00m, direct
18:58 Basel SBB20:54 Interlaken OstIntercity 983 SBB Get tickets1h 56m, direct
19:58 Basel SBB21:57 Interlaken OstICE 373 SBB Get tickets1h 59m, direct
20:58 Basel SBB22:57 Interlaken OstIntercity 987 SBB Get tickets1h 59m, direct
21:58 Basel SBB00:01 Interlaken OstIntercity 989 SBB Get tickets2h 03m, direct
22:03 Basel SBB00:01 Interlaken OstInterRegio 2343 SBB Get tickets1h 58m, 2 changes
22:28 Basel SBB00:32 Interlaken OstIntercity 1097 SBB Get tickets2h 04m, direct
22:58 Basel SBB01:00 Interlaken OstInterRegio 2345 SBB Get tickets2h 02m, 2 changes

SBB, Deutsche Bahn and ICE (Intercity Express) trains from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost

You can travel from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost on SBB, Deutsche Bahn and ICE (Intercity Express) trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

The Swiss rail network is operated by SBB. SBB train ticket prices are based on travel and not on the type of trains. You will find available return tickets (standard price, one way or round trip), Multiple journey tickets (for six individual trips on a pre-determined itinerary) and the City-Ticket (including a one-day transportation pass from the city of departure or arrival).

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several billion passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

PhotoNelso Silva, under licence CC BY-SA 2.0

The high-speed train of Deutsche Bahn, with a maximum speed of 330 km/h, the ICE connects major cities and is also used for international travel to neighbouring countries such as Austria, France and Denmark. This train is equipped with air conditioning, a dining car, a children's compartment and power sockets. Passengers enjoy a free WiFi connection throughout the duration of the ICE trip.

Cheap train tickets from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost

Train tickets from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost start at €16.09 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €51.17.
lowest price found
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price41.85
on the day
avg. single price51.17

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost take?

The average journey time by train between Basel SBB and Interlaken Ost is 2 hours and 7 minutes, with around 35 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Basel SBB and Interlaken Ost by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost is 1 hour and 56 minutes.

How much does the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost cost?

Train tickets from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost can start from as little as €16.09 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost without having to change trains. There are 25 direct trains from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost leave?

The first train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost leaves at 00:33. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost leave?

The last train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost leaves at 22:58. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Basel SBB and Interlaken Ost by train?

Trains travelling from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost cover a distance of around 98km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Interlaken Ost to Basel SBB.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost for a typical week day using timetable data for 21/02/2020. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 01/04/2019 for travel on 01/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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