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How to get there - How to find Backpackers Villa Sonnenhof?


Backpackers Villa Sonnenhof is in walking distance from both railway stations (about 10-15 minutes) in the centre of Interlaken at Hoehematte park.

From 'Interlaken West' station:
Turn left and follow the main street (Bahnhofstrasse) to the town center. At the next corner(Postoffice on the left) turn right and follow Centralstrasse. At the next intersection (hotels National & Savoy) turn left and follow Alpenstrasse along the park (large green called 'Hoehematte'). We are located just at the next roundabout.

Or take bus nr. 102 (direction 'Interlaken Ost - Ringgenberg') until stop 'Sonnenhof'.
Departure 'Interlaken West': 06:29* / 06:59 / 07:33* / 07:59 / 08:29* / 08:59 / 09:29* / 09:59 / 10:29* / 10:59 / 11:29* / 11:59 / 12:29* / 12:59 / 13:29* / 13:59 / 14:29* / 14:59 / 15:29* / 15:59 / 16:29* / 16:59 / 17:29* / 17:59 / 18:29* / 18:59 / 19:29* / 19:59 / 20:59+ (* = Mo - Fr only; + = 31 May - 12 Oct only)

From 'Interlaken Ost' (east) station:
Turn right and follow main street (Hoheweg) to town center. At Hotel 'Du Nord' turn left (Klosterstrasse) and follow the park (large green called 'Hoehematte'). We are located at the second corner.

Or take bus no. 102 (direction 'Interlaken West') until stop 'Sonnenhof'.
Departure 'Interlaken Ost': 06:18* / 06:48* / 07:18* / 07:48 / 08:18* / 08:48 / 09:18* / 09:48 / 10:18* / 10:48 / 11:18* / 11:48 / 12:18* / 12:48 / 13:18* / 13:48 / 14:18* / 14:48 / 15:18* / 15:48 / 16:18* / 16:48 / 17:18* / 17:48/ 18:18* / 18:48 / 19:18* / 19:48 / 20:40+ (* = Mo - Fr only; + = 31 May - 12 Oct only)


Interlaken Map

Position: +46°41'4.20"N, +7°51'42.12"E (46.684500,7.861700), 568 m / 1860 ft
GPS Address: Alpenstrasse 16, Interlaken, Switzerland


How to get to Interlaken

Public transport: Direct trains every hour from all major cities and airports in Switzerland to Interlaken West and Interlaken Ost.

train times:
from Zürich main station 1 hour 45 min., Zürich Airport 2 hours, Geneva 3 hours, Basel 2 hours.

From Lucerne take the scenic route via Brünig Pass, along Lake Brienz to Interlaken Ost, 2 hours.

For train times please check: www.rail.ch

For travelling in Switzerland we recommend travel passes by www.swisstravelsystem.ch. They provide good value for money travel passes including public transport, entry to museums and further discounts including 50% on the third night at Backpackers Villa.

www.tgv-europe.com for direct train connections from Paris.


www.bahn.com for "Europa Specials" tickets directly to Interlaken.







Video: How to find from Interlaken Ost railway station







Direct train Paris - Interlaken by TGV

More tips on how to get to Interlaken:


For budget airline flights to Switzerland please check:
easyjet.com - to Geneva and Basel
airberlin.com - to Zurich
flyskywork.com - to Berne

For train tickets from Germany to Interlaken:
check www.bahn.de where you can find very good offers at reduced prices to connect large cities in Germany with Interlaken Ost.

For trains and all public transport within Switzerland please check www.swisstravelsystem.ch for good value for money travel passes.


www.tgv-europe.com for direct train connections from Paris.



direct connection Berlin - Interlaken by ICE