Duration 9h 15m
Distance 311 km
Average price 284€
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Zermatt and Innsbruck takes 9h 15m and the fastest train takes 7h 34m. The train service runs several times per day from Zermatt to Innsbruck. 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

  1. Visp
  2. Zuerich Hb
  3. Innsbruck
8h 27m
159€ - 310€

Zermatt to Innsbruck train times

Trains run every four hours between Zermatt and Innsbruck. The service departs Zermatt at 18:37 in the evening, which arrives into Innsbruck at 10:11. All services require a transfer, and take on average 9h 15m. 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.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Zermatt to Innsbruck? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to Innsbruck. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Innsbruck Hbf via Visp and Zuerich Hb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 27m.

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The distance between Zermatt and Innsbruck is 311 km.

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

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

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What companies run services between Zermatt and Innsbruck?

You can take a train from Zermatt to Innsbruck via Visp, Zürich HB, and Zuerich Hb in around 8h 27m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Train from Visp to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
80€ - 150€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Visp to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
65€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Visp to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

About this operator

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
24€ - 50€
Train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
24€ - 50€
Website
Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
2nd Class Ticket
24€ - 29€
1st Class Ticket
40€ - 50€
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Train from Domodossola to Busto Arsizio
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
Trenord

About this operator

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 13€

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Train from Domodossola to Busto Arsizio
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 13€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
11€ - 13€

About this operator

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 28€

Contact Details

Train from Muenchen Ost to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 28€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

About this operator

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
24€ - 40€

Contact Details

Train from Muenchen Ost to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
24€ - 40€
Website
Railjet

About this operator

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 120€
Train from Visp to Geneve-Aeroport
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 120€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
45€ - 65€
1st Class
85€ - 120€

About this operator

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

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