Bern to Zermatt by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:06
  • Last train
    22:34
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 7m

Travelling from Bern to Zermatt by train

The fastest trains from Bern to Zermatt take around 2 hours and 7 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 106 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bern and Zermatt.

Journeys between Bern and Zermatt usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Bern to Zermatt every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 25 departures. The duration is normally about 2 hours and 7 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Zermatt is usually scheduled to depart Bern around 06:06 and the last train is around 22:34. This is the same at the weekend.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Bern 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 Bern to Zermatt by train.

Which trains operate between Bern and Zermatt?

More than one type of train operates on the route from Bern to Zermatt, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • Regionalzug

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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