Getting to Bern

Bern is situated in the heart of Switzerland and can easily be reached by air, rail or road.

Travelling by car

Bern is easily reached by car. The Swiss capital has motorway links with Geneva, Zurich/Basel and the Bernese Oberland region.

Traveling by plane

The Bern airport offers numerous international flight connections. Passengers benefit from fuss-free service and the close proximity to the city center.

Traveling by train

Bern is an important transportation hub within Switzerland. Regular direct connections by train to all major cities in Switzerland and to Europe's most significant megacities ensure a comfortable trip.


There are around 3500 short-term parking spaces in multistory parking garages in Bern. As you approach the city from the motorway, you will see signs indicating which parking garages still have spaces available.

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