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Duration 5h 44m
Distance 187 km
Average price SFr 106
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Zermatt and Gruyères takes 5h 44m and the fastest train takes 4h 23m. The train service runs several times per day from Zermatt to Gruyères. 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. Zermatt
  2. Visp
  3. Gruyères
5h 28m
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SFr 56 - SFr 113

Zermatt to Gruyères train times

Trains run every four hours between Zermatt and Gruyères. The service departs Zermatt at 21:13 at night, which arrives into Gruyères at 06:59. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 44m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to Gruyères. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Gruyères via Visp, Montreux and Montbovon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 28m.

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The distance between Zermatt and Gruyères is 81 km. The road distance is 187 km.

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Zermatt to Gruyères train services, operated by Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn, depart from Zermatt station.

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Zermatt to Gruyères train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Montreux station.

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