Location and approach to Wengen
There is no road access to Wengen and is only accessible by train from Lauterbrunnen. You must leave your car in Lauterbrunnen. The first exit on the left after the “Lauterbrunnen” sign will take you to the multi storey car park which is linked to the train station.
Car park in Lauterbrunnen
Costs CHF 14.– / per 24 Std.
From the Wengen train station to the Hotel Bären
You will find taxis waiting at the train station in Wengen, otherwise we are only a five minute walk away.
Opposite the train station you will see the Silberhorn hotel, walk past it downhill, past the COOP (supermarket) and through the tunnel under the railway. The road will bring you right to the Hotel Bären. We are in a quiet part of Wengen about 400 m from the train station, downhill on the right hand side of the road.
Arriving by road
Directions on Google Maps
Coming from Basel:
Motorway A2/A1 towards Bern, A6/A8 towards Interlaken, then on to Lauterbrunnen.
Distance about 170 km / Travel time about 2h 30 min.
Coming from Zurich airport:
Motorway A1 towards Bern, A6/A8 towards Interlaken, then on to Lauterbrunnen.
Distance about 200km / Travel time about 3h.
Coming from Geneva:
Motorway A1/A9 towards Vevey, A12 towards Bern, A6/A8 towards Interlaken, then on to Lauterbrunnen.
Distance about 250km / Travel time about 3h 30 min.
Arrival by train
With good international connections you can travel quickly and comfortably to Wengen. Enjoy a relaxing train journey through beautiful Switzerland.
Arriving from Germany via Basel and Bern, travel time about 3 h.
Arriving from Zurich airport via Bern, travel time about 3h 30 min.
Arriving from France via Geneva and Bern, travel time about 3h and 30 min.
Arriving from Italy via Iselle, Brig, Spiez, travel time about 3 h.
From the border or airport, the foreign traveller can buy a Swiss Transfer Ticket which includes the return train fare. This must be purchased before travelling. More information at: www.swisstravelsystem.com