Adelboden is one of the closest Swiss alpine resort towns to Bern, so sespite a bus being required for the final part of the journey, it can be easily accessed from the Swiss capital.
Final Destination: Brig or Domodossola
Post Bus route 230 connects Frutigen station/bahnhof with the Adelboden-Lenk ski resort.
The buses are timed to connect with these Lotschberger trains and the late afternoon/evening commuter trains between Spiez and Frutigen.
The bus journey on to Adelboden takes 32 minutes.
1 x direct train per hour
The IC trains heading to Brig which typically depart Bern at 16:07; 17:07 and 18:07 also connect in Spiez for local trains on to Frutigen.
Book early and save: No*
Online bookings open: 2 months ahead of the travel date
*=SBB does not offer discounted 'Supersaver Tickets' for this journey, so you won't save if you book online.
Booking to Adelboden:
SBB will sell tickets for the end-to-end journey which includes the trains to Frutigen and the bus on to Adelboden.
If you will be heading to Adelboden then booking the end2end journey with SBB, either online or at the station in Bern is the best option, as the connection between the train and bus at Frutigen station/bahnhof is tightly timed.
|Ticket Provider||Approximate Cost|
Sit on the left of the train for views over Lake Thun between Thun and Spiez
Help keep us advertising and paywall free!Donate
This second version of ShowMeTheJourney is exciting and new, so we are genuinely thrilled that you are here and reading this, but we also need your help.
We’re striving not to let anything get in the way of providing the most useful service possible, hence a facility has been set up with DonorBox which can be used to support the running costs and make improvements.
Instead of advertising or paywalls, your financial support will make a positive difference to delivering an enhanced service, as there’s a lot of ideas which we want to make happen.
So if you have found the info provided here to be useful, please consider saying thank you.
This is one of more than 100 train travel guides available on ShowMeTheJourney, which will make it easier to take the train journeys you want or need to make. As always, all images were captured on trips taken by ShowMeTheJourney.