Direct connections from Biel to Brig

Hiking train Biel–Brig

Without changing trains to the Bernese Oberland

Direct and congestion-free access to hiking fun. Travel quickly and comfortably to the most beautiful hiking areas in the Bernese Oberland and Valais on our extra weekend train from June 9. Leave the fog and everyday life behind you and treat yourself to some time out in the fresh mountain air.

Departure from Biel is at 07.34 hrs. In the evening, the hiking train also takes you back home from Brig. Departure from Brig is at 16.00 hrs. You can find the detailed timetable in the online timetable.


  • No change of trains
    Board in Biel, Lyss, Zollikofen, Ostermundigen, Gümligen or Münsingen and stay seated 

  • Save time
    Thanks to a direct connection, faster in the Bernese Oberland and Valais

  • Save money
    Benefit from the supersaver tickets if you book early or buy your combined offer now

Wandern auf der Allmenalp bei Kandersteg


From June 9 to October 20, 2024, our special trains between Biel/Bienne and Brig will be in operation for you at weekends and on public holidays. From Biel, Lyss, Zollikofen, Ostermundigen and Gümligen, there will be a direct train to Brig in the morning, then a direct connection will take you back home from Brig in the evening. Because the new direct train does not pass through Bern train station, travellers can reach their destination up to 20 minutes faster, depending on the connection.

Details of travel times can be found in the online timetable. You can purchase an online ticket directly via the online timetable.

Extra train in the morning from Biel


Saturday/Sunday and on public holidays

Biel/Bienne dp 07.34
Lyss dp 07.42
Zollikofen dp 07.54 
Ostermundigen dp  07.59 
Gümligen dp  08.02 
Münsingen ar  08.08 
Brig to 09.45


Extra train in the evening from Brig


Saturday/Sunday and on public holidays



Brig dp 16.00 16.00
Goppenstein dp 16.26 16.26
Kandersteg dp 16.42 16.42
Frutigen dp 17.03 17.03
Spiez dp 17.16 17.16
Thun dp 17.26 17.38
Münsingen ar 17.36 17.48
Gümligen ar 17.40 17.53
Ostermundigen ar     |
Zollikofen ar 17.50 18.02
Lyss ar 18.01 18.11
Biel/Bienne ar 18.11 18.21


Supersaver tickets

Travel at the best prices with the supersaver ticket or Saver Day Pass

If you already know in advance where you are going, you should definitely buy your ticket early. Because the earlier you buy a ticket, the greater the chance of getting hold of a supersaver ticket or Saver Day Pass with a discount of up to 70%. Supersaver Tickets and Saver Day Passes are only available online and can be purchased at the earliest 60 days before the desired day of travel. For supersaver tickets, choose connections outside peak times if possible.

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