How to get to Kursaal Bern and the conference hotels
The conference venue is the Kursaal Congress Centre, within walking distance of the old town of Bern at only 5 minutes from the main railway station (tram No.9). Below you will find information on how to get there.
Arriving by public transport:
At Bern central railway station take tram No. 9 towards “Wankdorf Bahnhof “; the tram leaves every ten minutes and will take only 5 minutes to arrive at the Kursaal.
Arriving by plane:
International airports close to Bern are Zurich, Basel, Geneva, Frankfurt and Milan:
- Zurich Airport to Bern Central Station (Bahnhof): 75 minutes (direct trains)
- Basel Airport to Bern Central Station (Bahnhof): 80 minutes
- Geneva Airport to Bern Central Station (Bahnhof): 2:00h (direct trains)
- Frankfurt Airport to Bern Central Station (Bahnhof): 4:00h
- Milano Malpensa to Bern Central Station (Bahnhof): 4:40h
Arriving by car: Take motorway exit “Bern-Wankdorf” and continue towards "Zentrum"; from Papiermühlestrasse turn right into Viktoriastrasse; at Viktoriaplatz turn left into Kornhausstrasse. The Kursaal is located 100 metres further on the right (under the bridge).
Address for your GPS:
GPS : 46.9527915 °N / 7.4481958 ° E
Street address: Kornhausstrasse 3
Underground parking offers direct lift access to the Swissôtel and Kursaal Congress Centre.
Useful links to plan your journey:
We recommend the following hotels for your stay in Bern:
The rates at the Swissôtel Kursaal are CHF184 for an Economy room and CHF206 for a Comfort room (CHF232 for a double room) including breakfast. Please use the code “abs” to receive our discount rates.
You will find alternative accommodation in Bern on the following page: www.bern.com/en/where-to-stay