Lake Brienz boat trip from Lauterbrunnen

Lake Brienz boat trip from Lauterbrunnen

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Khalida123
Khalida123
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Apr 20, 2018 - 2:40 AM

I have a few questions:

1) How do we get from Lauterbrunnen to Lake Brienz? Do we take a train from Lauterbrunnen to Interlaken Ost and then another train from Interlaken Ost to Brienz? Please clarify.

2) How long is the boat ride from Brienz to Geissbach falls?

3) Once at Geissbach falls, how long is the hike up the falls for nice views?

Thanks!

rockoyster
rockoyster
3392 posts
expert
Apr 20, 2018 - 3:37 AM in reply to Khalida123

The Brienz boats depart Interlaken Ost and Brienz. Docks are right next to the stations at both locations. You can go one way by train and one way by boat or whatever suits you.

For more information start here and then have a look at this thread.

Last modified on Apr 20, 2018 - 3:38 AM by rockoyster
Slowpoke
Slowpoke
4489 posts
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Apr 20, 2018 - 8:20 PM in reply to Khalida123

Also-

check this map:

map.search.ch/?pos=645344,167648&z=16 &poi=bergbahn,zug

You can zoom way in to get a look at Giessbach,also

Slowpoke

Last modified on Apr 20, 2018 - 8:21 PM by Slowpoke
1960man
1960man
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Apr 21, 2018 - 12:01 AM

Interlaken Ost is the junction station between three railways:

the main line SBB railway to Bern via Spiez

The Brunig line to Luzern via Brienz

The BOB (Berner Oberland Bahn) line to Lauterbrunnen and Grindelwald

As such if you arrive at Interlaken Ost on any of these and want to depart on one of the other lines you have to change trains.

There is also a boat landing stage from where the boats sail to Brienz and Giessbach

Khalida123
Khalida123
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Apr 21, 2018 - 12:56 AM

Thank you all for your help!

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