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

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Train  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Visp 8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Visp to Zermatt 30-Y

$56 - $107

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Bern to Zermatt 81.8 miles

$17 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Bern to Zermatt is to drive which costs SFr 16 - SFr 25 and takes 2 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bern to Zermatt is to train which takes 2 h 29 min and costs SFr 55 - SFr 110.

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The distance between Bern and Zermatt is 106 km. The road distance is 131 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Bern to Zermatt, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Bern to Zermatt. However, there are services departing from Bern and arriving at Zermatt via Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

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

You can take a train from Bern to Zermatt via Visp in around 2 h 29 min.

Train operators
Train from Visp to Zermatt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Schedules at
2nd Class Ticket
$21 - $25
1st Class Ticket
$35 - $45

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