Getting here

We recommend to travel to Schweibenalp with public transportation. We only have limited parking and in winter time snow chains are necessary.

By public transportation:

By train via Lucerne – Brünig or Berne – Interlaken to Brienz. Take the bus at the railway station that goes to „Axalp“. Get off at the bus stop „Bramisegg“. From there a gravel road leads about 800 m through the forest and over a bridge above the Giessbach (stream).

On request there is a pick up service (between 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.) from the railway station in Brienz (CHF 38.–) or for free from the bus stop „Bramisegg“.

You can easily check your railway schedule on

Please ask us about the Brienz Guest Card during your stay here. This card offers many more specials for attractions in the region.

If you are coming by plane:

The closest airport is Zurich-Kloten. It is a 2:45h train ride. Train schedule at:

If you are coming by car:

  1. From A8 take the exit „Brienz“.

(If you are coming from Interlaken: follow the first road to the right in the direction AXALP

If you are coming from Brünig/Lucerne: turn left after the exit and take the left lane after 100 m and follow the signs indicating AXALP)

  1. Follow this road for about 7 km (about 10 min)

  2. By the Restaurant Bramisegg, turn right unto the gravel road.
  3. Follow this gravel road and keep to the right.

  4. The way leads over a bridge that crosses the Giessbach stream, then goes up for another 300 m.

  5. It will take you straight to the Guest House of the Center of Unity.

GPS data of Schweibenalp is: 46.729594  8.0228760

It is also possible to park the car in Brien and take the Bus or use our shuttle service from there.