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from Hamburg to Interlaken

You can get from Hamburg to Interlaken by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Hamburg to Interlaken on Jan 22 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:50PMHamburg Hbf13h01 09:51AMInterlaken West
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$361One-way
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08:50PMHamburg Hbf13h01 09:51AMInterlaken West
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$361One-way
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04:24PMHamburg Hbf9h38 02:02AMInterlaken West
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$741One-way
10:24AMHamburg Hbf8h57 07:21PMInterlaken West
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$1111One-way
02:24PMHamburg Hbf9h31 11:55PMInterlaken West
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$861One-way

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Sat
Jan 22
$36Deutsche Bahn
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Jan 23
$36Deutsche Bahn
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Jan 24
$36Deutsche Bahn
$43easyJet

Travel Information between Hamburg and Interlaken

distanceDistance484 miles (781 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range$36 - $40
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $36 (€30) • 8 h 58 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $40 (€33) • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight or train to travel 484 miles (781 km) between Hamburg and Interlaken. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 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 route are easyJet or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Hamburg to Interlaken.

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FAQs

What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Interlaken, Switzerland from Hamburg, Germany?

International travel from Hamburg, Germany to Interlaken, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from Germany?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Interlaken if traveling from Hamburg?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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

What measures do I need to follow in Interlaken, Switzerland due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/20/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Hamburg and Interlaken.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Germany from Interlaken, Switzerland?

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

Am I allowed to reenter Hamburg, 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 Hamburg 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 Hamburg, 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 1/19/22. 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 Hamburg from Interlaken here.

How do I go from Hamburg to Interlaken?

There are 2 ways to get from Hamburg to Interlaken: flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Hamburg to Interlaken?

The cheapest way to travel between Hamburg and Interlaken is by taking a train with an average price of $36 (€30).

This is compared to other travel options to Interlaken:

Taking a train is about $4 (€3) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $40 (€33) for this trip.

What is the quickest way to get from Hamburg to Interlaken?

The quickest way to travel from Hamburg to Interlaken is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 25 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 8 h 58 min.

How far is Interlaken from Hamburg?

The distance from Hamburg to Interlaken is approximately 484 miles (781 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Hamburg to Interlaken?

The average frequency per day from Hamburg to Interlaken is:

  • 1 train a day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Hamburg to Interlaken?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Hamburg to Interlaken:

  • Trains most often depart from Hamburg at Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Interlaken at Interlaken Ost.

Which travel companies can get me from Hamburg to Interlaken?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Hamburg to Interlaken, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • EasyJet can take you to Interlaken by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for easyJet from Hamburg to Interlaken for $40 (€33).
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Interlaken by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Interlaken for $36 (€30).

Is there a direct service between Hamburg and Interlaken?

Yes, there are direct services available from Hamburg to Interlaken with the following travel companies:

  • You can find around 1 direct train per day and travel with Deutsche Bahn.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Interlaken as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Interlaken from Hamburg.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Hamburg to Interlaken?

Looking to extend your trip from Hamburg to Interlaken? Many Omio customers who go from Hamburg to Interlaken usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Zurich, Geneva or Paris. If you're looking to explore Zurich, Geneva or Paris from Interlaken, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How far in advance should I buy tickets between Hamburg and Interlaken online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Hamburg to Interlaken, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $40 (€33) one way for this journey.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $36 (€30) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Hamburg to Interlaken tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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