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Duration 20h 25m
Distance 509 miles
Average price £420
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between Zermatt and Gatwick Airport takes 20h 25m and the fastest train takes 19h 56m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Zermatt to Gatwick Airport. 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. Visp
  2. Mulhouse Ville
  3. Lille Europe
  4. London St Pancras International LL
  5. Gatwick Airport
13h 49m
£260 - £603

Zermatt to Gatwick Airport train times

Trains run six times a week between Zermatt and Gatwick Airport. The service departs Zermatt at 16:13 in the afternoon, which arrives into Gatwick Airport at 14:08. All services require a transfer, and take on average 20h 25m. 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 Zermatt to Gatwick Airport. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Visp, Basel Sbb, Mulhouse Ville, Lille Europe and London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 49m.

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The distance between Zermatt and Gatwick Airport is 509 miles.

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

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Zermatt to Gatwick Airport train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Gatwick Airport station.

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Gatwick Airport is 1h behind Zermatt. It is currently 12:03 PM in Zermatt and 11:03 AM in Gatwick Airport.

There are 250+ hotels available in Gatwick Airport. Prices start at £75 per night.

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