The end of a trip is always hard, so if you’ve been taking in the charming tranquillity of Interlaken, you’ll need to get ready for your return to the hustle and bustle of reality, and what better way to buffer the blow than to add a generous dose of Italian style? After all, the perfect partner to total relaxation is a bit of retail therapy, and Milan is the shopping capital of the world.
A little over 3 hours, direct SNCF trains get you from Interlaken to Milan in total comfort. Here you can ease yourself back into life’s hurried pace from the charm of a trattoria, spritz in hand - perfection. Check out our FAQs and reviews below for more about this fab route from Interlaken to Milan.
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 Interlaken Ost to Milan by booking early.§
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.
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!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time by train between Interlaken Ost and Milan is 4 hours and 46 minutes, with around 15 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.
The fastest journey time by train from Interlaken Ost to Milan is 3 hours and 10 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Interlaken Ost to Milan can start from as little as €27.90 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.
No, there are no direct train services from Interlaken Ost to Milan. Travelling from Interlaken Ost to Milan by train will require a minimum of 1 change.
The first train from Interlaken Ost to Milan leaves at 07:04. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Interlaken Ost to Milan leaves at 17:30. 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.
Trains travelling from Interlaken Ost to Milan cover a distance of around 106 miles (170 km) during the journey.