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Trains Zermatt to Zurich: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Do you know the best way to get from Zermatt to Zurich? No? Don't worry, Virail knows. Our search tool uses data from thousands of travel providers to show you all the available routes for your chosen travel dates. Whether you want to travel by train, bus, plane, or carpool, we can help. Filter your results to suit your personal needs: decide whether you want a one-way or round trip ticket, look for a direct journey or one with connections, and choose the time of day that you prefer to travel. Take a look at all the information and find the transport option that's right for you. When you've selected your ideal journey, Virail will transfer you to the website of your chosen travel provider, where you can complete your booking. Your adventure is waiting - let Virail help you today.

How much do train tickets from Zermatt to Zurich cost?

Prices will vary when you travel from Zermatt to Zurich. On average, though, you'll pay about $ 82.45 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $ 42.38, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

Zermatt to Zurich by train

Best price $ 49.41
Journey duration 3 h 21 min
Connections per day 14
First departure 05:37
Last departure 18:37
Distance 100.7 mi
Departure Zermatt
Arrival Zurich
Carriers SBB, SNCF

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$ 42.38
Maximum price
$ 118.77

Zermatt - Zurich


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$ 74

Saturday, October 8th 2022
Zermatt - Zürich HB
3:37pm - 6:58pm
3h 21min
1 changes
CO2: 0.46kg

How long will it take me to travel from Zermatt to Zurich by train?

The journey from Zermatt to Zurich covers a distance of 100.7 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 3 h 21 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 3 h 21 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Zermatt to Zurich faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

At what time of the day can I travel from Zermatt to Zurich?

The first daily departure from Zermatt to Zurich leaves at 05:37, while the last journey of the day sets out at 18:37. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Zermatt and Zurich. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations can I use to travel from Zermatt to Zurich?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Zermatt and Zurich. You can start your journey in Zermatt at stations such as Zermatt. These connect to stations including Zürich HB in Zurich. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Zermatt to Zurich.

How many times a day do departures from Zermatt leave for Zurich?

You will be able to travel from Zermatt to Zurich using companies such as SBB. Combined, these providers offer an average of 15 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 15 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Zermatt to Zurich using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, direct connections from Zermatt to Zurich each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 15 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.


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