Travel Information

Interlaken is a small city in the Bernese Alps. It is situated nicely between mountains and two lakes. Nevertheless, it can be reached easily within 40 minutes by train from Bern and has direct train connections e.g. to Berlin and Frankfurt. Bern Airport is close and the airports of Zurich, Basel and Geneva can be reached by train. (Find out more about the town on the official Website of Interlaken or on Wikipedia). 

The venue of the EFAS congress 2017 is the Congress Centre Kursaal Interlaken. It is located in the centre of Interlaken and most hotels are within walking distance.



Arrival by train
Interlaken is easily accessible by train. Take the SBB train via Bern to Interlaken Ost. For train connections of the Federal Swiss Railways:

Arrival by car
Take the motorway A8 from Bern to Interlaken. Exit at Interlaken Ost. When you reach the second roundabout, take the first turnoff. Follow to Congress Centre Kursaal. There is a parking space (liable to pay costs) at the entrance north of the Congress Centre Kursaal. Directions

Arrival by plane
The regional airport Bern-Belp is one hour away from Interlaken.
From Vienna and Amsterdam airport, 4 flights a week bring you to Bern.
From Berlin, Hamburg, London, Münich and Palma de Mallorca, you can travel at least once a day to Bern.

All other Swiss airports are about 1.5 to 3 hours away from Interlaken. There are direct train connections to Interlaken via Bern from all airports every hour.