Sixteenth Annual Summer Interdisciplinary Conference

Travel To City Oberland Hotel Interlaken, Switzerland
Travel to and around Interlaken and Grindelwald

Note: It is a good idea to explore the area of Interlaken and nearby with Google Maps, and Google Earth.

HOW TO REACH INTERLAKEN AND CITY HOTEL OBERLAND

BY PLANE:

The main international airports giving the best access to Interlaken are:

  1. Airport Bern Belp--
    train time: 1 hour 20 min
    driving time: 45 minutes
  2. Airport Basel Mulhouse--
    train time: 2 hours 20 min
    driving time: 1 hour 55 min
  3. Airport Zurich Kloten--
    train time: 2 hours 10 min
    driving time: 1 hour 45 min

BY TRAIN:

In addition to trains from the airports, the Swiss Rail Network is known for punctual transport from all major cities, and there exists easy access by train from almost all cities in Europe

BY CAR:

Interlaken is easily accessed by the Swiss highway system, The driving directions to the hotel are perhaps best left to google maps. I advise checking in at the hotel, obtaining a free Interlaken bus pass, and driving to and parking at the Ost train station (5 CHF/day) and returning by foot or bus to the hotel.

TRANSPORT WITHIN AND BETWEEN INTERLAKEN AND GRINDELWALD:

There is extensive public transportation within Interlaken; a free bus pass for transport within the city is available upon check in.

Grindelwald is 30 minutes distant by car, and 50 minutes distant by train. One of the highlights of any visit to Interlaken or Grindelwald is a train that brings visitors high on the Jungfrau (to 3454 meters elevation). This train can be accessed from Interlaken or Grindelwald.