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Duration 3h 49m
Distance 195.2 km
Average price SFr 130
Frequency 19/day

Trip overview

The average train between Luthern and Zermatt takes 3h 49m and the fastest train takes 3h 14m. There is a train service every few hours from Luthern 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. Luzern
  2. Bern
  3. Visp
  4. Zermatt
3h 54m
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SFr 85 - SFr 176

Luthern to Zermatt train times

Trains run hourly between Luthern and Zermatt. The earliest departure is at 16:00 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Luthern is at 23:00 which arrives into Zermatt at 08:14. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 49m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Luthern to Zermatt. However, there are services departing from Luzern and arriving at Zermatt via Bern and Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 54m.

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The distance between Luthern and Zermatt is 122 km. The road distance is 195.2 km.

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

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

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