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Duration 7h 1m
Distance 569.4 km
Average price 210€
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Zermatt and Heidelberg takes 7h 1m and the fastest train takes 5h 54m. There is a train service every few hours from Zermatt to Heidelberg. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Basel

  1. Zermatt
  2. Visp
  3. Bern
  4. Basel Sbb
  5. Heidelberg
6h 46m
105€ - 334€

Zermatt to Heidelberg train times

Trains run hourly between Zermatt and Heidelberg. The earliest departure is at 05:37 in the morning, and the last departure from Zermatt is at 22:13 which arrives into Heidelberg at 10:48. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 1m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Monday, September 28, 2020

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to Heidelberg. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Heidelberg Hbf via Visp, Bern, Basel Sbb and Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 46m.

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The distance between Zermatt and Heidelberg is 383 km. The road distance is 569.4 km.

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Zermatt to Heidelberg train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Visp station.

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Zermatt to Heidelberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Heidelberg Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Zermatt and Heidelberg?

You can take a train from Zermatt to Heidelberg via Visp, Bern, Basel SBB, Basel Sbb, and Mannheim Hbf in around 6h 46m.
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