Swiss train connections times manageable?

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austcochon
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Nov 19, 2017 - 9:44 PM

Is there any problem with the following connections being so close?

Arrive Interlaken Ost 10.55 depart for Zweisimmen 11.00 arrive 12.19 depart for Montreux 12.25 and others similar.

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Nov 19, 2017 - 11:58 PM in reply to austcochon

No, it wont be a problem. Those connection times are standard, and easily managed.

With an arrival time of 10:55 in Interlaken Ost, I am guessing you are travelling from Luzern, most likely arriving on Platform 4 and departing from Platform 5 (check the timetable for these details for your particular trip). If that is the case, Platforms 4 and 5 are two sides of the same platform.

Zweisimmen is a very small station (see picture attached), and 6 minutes is the standard connection time for that station. Practically everyone who gets off the train there will be transferring to the train for Montreux.

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