There are 2 ways to get from Zermatt to Interlaken by train or car

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Train  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Visp 31-Y
  2. Take the train from Visp to Spiez 8 / ...

$48 - $100

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Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Zermatt to Interlaken 66.1 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Zermatt to Interlaken is to drive which costs SFr 13 - SFr 20 and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zermatt to Interlaken is to drive which takes 2 h 23 min and costs SFr 13 - SFr 20.

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The distance between Zermatt and Interlaken is 74 km. The road distance is 106 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from Zermatt to Interlaken, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to Interlaken. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Interlaken West via Visp and Spiez. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Zermatt, Switzerland and Interlaken, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Zermatt to Interlaken via Visp and Spiez in around 2 h 30 min.

Train operators
Train from Zermatt to Visp
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Schedules at
2nd Class Ticket
$20 - $25
1st Class Ticket
$35 - $45

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