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Duration 2h 25m
Distance 159.2 km
Average price SFr 73
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Interlaken and Zermatt takes 2h 25m and the fastest train takes 2h 3m. There is an hourly train service from Interlaken 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.


  1. Spiez
  2. Visp
  3. Zermatt
2h 41m
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SFr 44 - SFr 94

Interlaken to Zermatt train times

Trains run hourly between Interlaken and Zermatt. The earliest departure is at 11:33 in the morning, and the last departure from Interlaken is at 22:05 which arrives into Zermatt at 06:35. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 25m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Interlaken to Zermatt. However, there are services departing from Interlaken West and arriving at Zermatt via Spiez and Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 41m.

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The distance between Interlaken and Zermatt is 74 km. The road distance is 159.2 km.

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Interlaken to Zermatt train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Spiez station.

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

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