Duration 3h 6m
Distance 174.2 km
Average price SFr 117
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Lausanne and Zermatt takes 3h 6m and the fastest train takes 2h 53m. There is an hourly train service from Lausanne 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. Lausanne
  2. Visp
  3. Zermatt
3h 5m
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SFr 67 - SFr 127

Lausanne to Zermatt train times

Trains run hourly between Lausanne and Zermatt. The earliest departure is at 05:07 in the morning, and the last departure from Lausanne is at 22:50 which arrives into Zermatt at 06:35. All services require a transfer at Visp and take an average of 3h 6m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Lausanne to Zermatt. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Zermatt via Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 5m.

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The distance between Lausanne and Zermatt is 102 km. The road distance is 174.2 km.

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

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

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