Zurich to Zermatt by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Zurich to Zermatt by train
Fast trains from Zurich to Zermatt take around 3 hours and 9 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 162 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Zurich and Zermatt.
1. Are there direct trains from Zurich to Zermatt?
Journeys between Zurich and Zermatt usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 25 departures on the route from Zurich to Zermatt every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 24 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Zurich to Zermatt?
The Zurich to Zermatt train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 9 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Zurich to Zermatt train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Zermatt is usually scheduled to depart Zurich around 05:38 and the last train is around 00:02.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Zurich to Zermatt train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Zurich to Zermatt are $122.85.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $126, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Zurich to Zermatt train tickets?
Trains in Switzerland usually open for booking around 0 days in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Zurich to Zermatt by train.
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Which train companies operate between Zurich and Zermatt?
More than one train company operates on the route from Zurich to Zermatt, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Inter City
- Regional Express
- Regional train
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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