Removals to Interlaken | UK to Switzerland | European Removals Company
Schepens Specialise in Performing Removals to Interlaken
Interlaken is a town and municipality located in central Switzerland. It is a beautiful part of the country and a very popular tourist destination, attracting thousands of people each year. Many tourists come to Interlake to enjoy the skiing and hiking or to enjoy some of the many events that are held in the town each year.
Many people love Interlaken so much that they move there! In most cases, they do so to find employment, start a business or to enjoy the high standard of living in the area. If you are moving to Interlaken in the near future, you should consider using Schepens to move your possessions. We are an experienced European removals company that has been performing removals to Interlaken for many decades.
Our family owned removals company was established more than 100-years ago. Since our inception, we have developed a strong reputation for being reliable, professional and hard-working. We specialise in European removals and enjoy performing removals to Interlaken — it’s such a beautiful part of the world!
This blog post will share some information about this great town before explaining why Schepens is the perfect choice for all furniture removals from the UK to Switzerland.
Why move to Interlaken?
The Interlaken region attracts many people for its stunning natural beauty. The town of Interlaken is located between Lake Thun and Lake Brienze — adjacent to the Aare river. Interlaken is only 2 hours from the Swiss Alps, and there are many other skiing opportunities near the town. Other reasons to move to Interlaken include:
- It is a charming town filled with character
Interlaken is a small town with a population of almost 6,000 people. The town is character-filled with some unique buildings and interesting architecture. People are very friendly and the town has a real homely feel to it. It is the perfect place to raise a family!
- Interlaken is an excellent place to start a business or find work
The town tends to be quite busy, making it an ideal place to find work or start a business. The holiday season is particularly busy with thousands of holiday-makers passing through the region on their way to the Swiss Alps or one of the many other beautiful spots in the local area.
- There are plenty of events on
Despite being a small town, Interlaken often has events on. The most popular events include the Jungfrau Marathon, the Unspunnenfest festival, and the Greenfield Music Festival.
- Great schools
If you are moving to Interlaken with your family, the quality of the school system may important to you. Like the rest of Switzerland, the quality of the schools in Interlaken is very high. Students in Swiss schools usually have better educational outcomes than those in UK schools.
Students in the Canton of Bern can attend 2 years of optional Kindergarten starting at age 3 or 4. Compulsory schooling starts at age 6, when students attend six years of primary school followed by three years of lower secondary school. After this, students have the option to complete more schooling or to enter into an apprenticeship.
Some of the best schools in Interlaken include:
- International School of Zug and Luzern (Chalet Bergheim)
- Gymnasium Interlaken
- Kindergarten West Grün
- Schulhaus Interlaken West
- Kindergarten West Blau
Some useful resources for moving to Interlaken from the UK
- Advice for British nationals moving to Switzerland
- Swiss Federal Office for Migration
- Social insurance for foreign nationals
- Visa information for Switzerland
“Your team worked really hard and nothing was too much trouble, they kept smiling and in good spirits even when things were more tricky that first envisaged”.
Why Choose Schepens for Removals to Interlaken?
Schepens have the right blend of local knowledge, experience and skills to make your move to Interlaken simple! Some of the main reasons to choose us for removals to Interlaken include:
- We are a family owned company with a huge amount of experience
Schepens have been operating for more than 100-years and have been performing furniture removals from the UK to Switzerland for decades. We understand the logistics involved when performing international removals and have helped thousands of clients move to Switzerland over the years.
- Regularly performing removals to Interlaken
Our company is regularly helping clients move to Interlaken and we have strong local knowledge of the area. Because of the frequency of our trips to Switzerland, we have negotiated discounted rates with local fuel providers, allowing us to make cost-savings. Those savings are passed on to our clients, saving them great deal of money.The regularity of our removals to Interlaken also means we can provide clients with very flexible delivery schedules.
- We use experienced move coordinators
All clients moving to Interlaken are assigned a talented move coordinator to take care of them. The move coordinator will explain the removals process, help the client choose a delivery schedule, explain the insurance options and much more. They are highly skilled individuals who make removals to Switzerland simple!
- Professional removers trained to British Association of Removers standards
Our removers are professional, hard-working and friendly. They are also trained to British Association of Removers standards. These standards dictate how cargo should be packed, the types of contingency plans that should be in place, what kinds of packing materials to use and much more. Our adherence to these standards gives you the certainty that all removals to Interlaken are professionally organised and performed.
- We offer a professional packing service
Packing your possessions can be one of the most time-consuming parts of moving. Why not get the experienced removers at Schepens to do it for you? Because our removers have performed hundreds of European removals, they understand the kinds of stresses that are involved when moving cargo. They will pack your fragile possessions appropriately for the long journey to Interlaken.