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Duration 1h 52m
Distance 81.6 km
Average price SFr 64
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Zermatt and Sion takes 1h 52m and the fastest train takes 1h 47m. There is an hourly train service from Zermatt to Sion. 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. Sion
1h 46m
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SFr 36 - SFr 83

Zermatt to Sion train times

Trains run hourly between Zermatt and Sion. The earliest departure is at 05:37 in the morning, and the last departure from Zermatt is at 22:13 which arrives into Sion at 00:18. All services require a transfer at Visp and take an average of 1h 52m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to Sion. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Sion via Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 46m.

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The distance between Zermatt and Sion is 38 km. The road distance is 81.6 km.

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

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

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