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Duration 15h 34m
Distance 945.8 km
Average price SFr 310
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Calais and Zermatt takes 15h 34m and the fastest train takes 10h 38m. The train service runs several times per day from Calais to Zermatt. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Paris

  1. Calais Ville
  2. Paris Gare De Lyon
  3. Lausanne
  4. Zermatt
11h 27m
SFr 200 - SFr 338

Calais to Zermatt train times

Trains run twice daily between Calais and Zermatt. The earliest departure is at 14:33 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Calais is at 19:28 which arrives into Zermatt at 14:51. All services require a transfer, and take on average 15h 34m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Calais to Zermatt. However, there are services departing from Calais Ville and arriving at Zermatt via Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Lausanne and Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 27m.

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The distance between Calais and Zermatt is 699 km. The road distance is 945.8 km.

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Calais to Zermatt train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Calais Ville station.

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Calais to Zermatt train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Visp station.

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There are 1704+ hotels available in Zermatt. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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