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from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken

You can get from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken on Jan 26 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

04:00AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h22 09:22AMInterlaken West
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$361One-way
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04:00AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h22 09:22AMInterlaken West
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$361One-way
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07:51AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h00 12:51PMInterlaken West
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$571One-way
02:06PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h15 07:21PMInterlaken West
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$571One-way
10:06AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h16 03:22PMInterlaken West
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$571One-way

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Wed
Jan 26
$36Deutsche Bahn
$234HOP!
Thu
Jan 27
$36Deutsche Bahn
$209ITA
Fri
Jan 28
$36Deutsche Bahn
$148ITA
Sat
Jan 29
$36Deutsche Bahn
$234HOP!
Sun
Jan 30
$36Deutsche Bahn
$234HOP!
Mon
Jan 31
$36Deutsche Bahn
$234HOP!
Tue
Feb 1
$36Deutsche Bahn
$234HOP!
Wed
Feb 2
$36Deutsche Bahn
$234HOP!
Thu
Feb 3
$36Deutsche Bahn
$148ITA
Fri
Feb 4
$36Deutsche Bahn
$148ITA
Sun
Feb 6
$36Deutsche Bahn
$117Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Feb 7
$36Deutsche Bahn
$146HOP!
Tue
Feb 8
$36Deutsche Bahn
$234HOP!
Thu
Feb 10
$36Deutsche Bahn
$148ITA
Fri
Feb 11
$36Deutsche Bahn
$94Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Feb 12
$36Deutsche Bahn
$150HOP!
Mon
Feb 14
$36Deutsche Bahn
$149HOP!

Travel Information from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken

distanceDistance239 miles (386 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range$36 - $105
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $36 (€30) • 5 h 1 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $105 (€87) • 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 239 miles (386 km) by flight or train from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $36 (€30). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken.

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FAQs

What are the international travel restrictions for Switzerland due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling between Frankfurt am Main and Interlaken?

Travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Interlaken, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter Switzerland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Interlaken from Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of entry into Switzerland:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Interlaken, Switzerland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 1/20/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Germany from Interlaken, Switzerland?

The current restriction level for returning to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Interlaken, Switzerland?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Frankfurt am Main from Interlaken?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

Which rules do I need to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/24/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Frankfurt am Main from Interlaken here.

How do I go from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken?

There are 2 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken: flight or train.

How do I get from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to go to Interlaken from Frankfurt am Main is by taking a train, which costs on average $36 (€30).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Interlaken:

Taking a train is about $69 (€57) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $105 (€87) for this route.

What is the quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken?

The fastest way from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken is by flight with an average journey time of 50 min.

There are alternative travel options to Interlaken that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by train can take 5 h 1 min   on average.

What is the distance between Frankfurt am Main and Interlaken?

You should expect to travel around 239 miles (386 km) between Frankfurt am Main and Interlaken.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken?

The average frequency per day from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken is:

  • Around 3 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Interlaken from Frankfurt am Main as scheduled services by flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Frankfurt am Main? Where do I arrive in Interlaken?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken:

  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken depart from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Interlaken Ost.

Who can get me from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken:

  • You can take a flight from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken with Lufthansa Cityline. Cheap tickets can be found for $105 (€87) with Lufthansa Cityline from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken.
  • You can travel by train between Frankfurt am Main and Interlaken with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken tickets for $36 (€30) on Omio.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Zurich, Geneva or Paris. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Frankfurt am Main and Interlaken itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Interlaken and any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I purchase my Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken one way ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $105 (€87) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $36 (€30) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Interlaken online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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