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.
This is the last train of the day.
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3 h 59 m
7 h 13 m
Trains per day
Of the 3 trains that leave Interlaken for Karlsruhe every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||161 miles (260 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 46 min|
|Average train ticket price||$36 (€34)|
|Train frequency||5 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 3 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Interlaken to Karlsruhe cover the 161 miles (260 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 46 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $36 (€34), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $20 (€19). Travelers depart most frequently from Interlaken Ost and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.
Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Interlaken and Karlsruhe from $20 (€19) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train between Interlaken and Karlsruhe. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Deutsche Bahn from Interlaken to Karlsruhe train information:
Travel between Interlaken, Switzerland and Karlsruhe, Germany by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 10/4/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Interlaken to Karlsruhe as this information can change.
Return travel from Germany to Switzerland is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 10/3/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Interlaken from Karlsruhe.
Some of the Interlaken train stations to Karlsruhe you can start your journey from include Interlaken Ost, Interlaken West and Interlaken, Kursaal. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Karlsruhe include Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Knielingen.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Interlaken Ost and arriving in Karlsruhe Hbf.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Interlaken Ost and travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Karlsruhe Hbf and need to travel approximately 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from the train station to the city center in Karlsruhe.
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