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Duration 4h 45m
Distance 149.8 km
Average price SFr -1
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Chamonix and Zermatt Station takes 4h 45m and the fastest train takes 4h. There is a train service every few hours from Chamonix to Zermatt Station. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Vallorcine
  2. Martigny
  3. Visp
  4. Zermatt Station
4h 20m

Chamonix to Zermatt Station train times

Trains run hourly between Chamonix and Zermatt Station. The earliest departure is at 15:28 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Chamonix is at 20:28 which arrives into Zermatt Station at 06:35. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 45m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

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No, there is no direct train from Chamonix to Zermatt Station. However, there are services departing from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc and arriving at Zermatt via Vallorcine, Martigny and Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 20m.

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The distance between Chamonix and Zermatt Station is 69 km. The road distance is 149.8 km.

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Chamonix to Zermatt Station train services, operated by Transports de Martigny et Régions, depart from Vallorcine station.

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Chamonix to Zermatt Station train services, operated by Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn, arrive at Zermatt station.

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There are 757+ hotels available in Zermatt Station. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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