by public transport

Zürich airport - Bern station:

As soon as you have arrived at the airport Zurich, follow the signs to the station, which is located in the underground of the airport. You may get a ticket to Bern at a counter or at a ticket machine, both located close to the railtracks. Direct trains to Berne are leaving Zurich airport approximately every half an hour. The trainride lasts approximately 1 h 15min. Find more information on

Bern station - Studentenlogierhaus Tscharnergut:
As soon you arrive in Berne, leave the railtrack by following the gangway down to the station hall and follow the sign for the tramway Nr 8 to Brünnen Westside Bahnhof down through the station hall. The tramway Nr 8  is leaving every 5min. The ride takes approximately 17 min. Please get off at the stop Tscharnergut. The studenthouse Tscharnergut is the first skyscraper across the street (walking back app 100m). Please use the entrance on the right. You may also use the regional train which is much faster but the house is more difficult to find.
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By car

From the highway: leave highway A1/E25 at the exit 33 in direction of Bern-Bethlehem, Aarberg, Wohlen. Continue for 1.5km (app. 2min), turn left into Riedbachstrasse, continue for another
90m and turn left into Waldmannstrasse, continue for521m (app. 2min). The studenthouse is the last multi-story building in the row. Please use the entrance on the right.


Verein Berner Studentenlogierhaus
Waldmannstrasse 15 im Erdgeschoss
CH-3027 Bern