How to travel from London to Bern

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Travel Information between London and Bern

distanceDistance463 miles (747 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $854
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $2 (€2) • 9 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $854 (€810) • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or TAP Portugal

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 463 miles (747 km) from London to Bern. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $2 (€2). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or TAP Portugal among others. Travelers can even take a direct from London to Bern.

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International travel from London, United Kingdom to Bern, Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from United Kingdom?

Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Bern if traveling from London?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 9/26/22; 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 from London to Bern.

The current restriction level for returning to London, United Kingdom from Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter London, United Kingdom from Bern, Switzerland?

Reentering United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to London from Bern?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in London, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

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

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 9/25/22. 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 London from Bern here.

There are 4 ways to get from London to Bern: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from London to Bern is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $2 (€2) compared to other travel options to Bern:

A train is generally $167 (€158) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $169 (€160) from London to Bern.

Taking a train is about $852 (€808) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $854 (€810) for this route.

The fastest way from London to Bern is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 35 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 18 h 40 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 9 h 10 min.

You should expect to travel around 463 miles (747 km) between London and Bern.

The average frequency per day from London to Bern is:

  • Around 1 bus per day.
  • 12 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from London to Bern as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from London to Bern:

  • Most travelers board their train from London Victoria and arrive in Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from London to Bern:

  • You can travel to Bern from London by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $169 (€160) with Flixbus from London to Bern.
  • You can go to Bern from London by plane with TAP Portugal. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $854 (€810) with TAP Portugal from London to Bern on Omio.
Omio customers who travel from London to Bern often also extend their vacation to go to Zurich, Paris or Geneva. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Bern and these popular destinations at a great price.

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

  • A bus ticket for this trip is costing $169 (€160) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket costs $854 (€810) one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $2 (€2) one way.

But we recommend booking London to Bern 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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