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Duration 4h 12m
Distance 199.3 km
Average price SFr 175
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Zermatt and Zug takes 4h 12m and the fastest train takes 3h 50m. There is a train service every few hours from Zermatt to Zug. 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. Zug
4h 46m
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SFr 97 - SFr 183

Zermatt to Zug train times

Trains run hourly between Zermatt and Zug. The earliest departure is at 15:37 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Zermatt is at 22:13 which arrives into Zug at 08:27. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 12m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to Zug. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Zug via Visp and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 46m.

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The distance between Zermatt and Zug is 141 km. The road distance is 199.3 km.

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

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

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