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There are 4 ways to get from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Zermatt by shuttle, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Shuttle, train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Bourg Saint Maurice to Genève Airport
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Visp 90

$119 - $215

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Geneva Airport
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Visp 90

$99 - $241

2 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Bourg-St.Maurice to Chambery-Challes-E
  2. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Genève
  3. Take the train from Genève to Visp 90

$125 - $234

Drive  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Zermatt 165.2 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Zermatt is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 4 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Zermatt is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 4 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Zermatt. However, there are services departing from Bourg-St.Maurice and arriving at Zermatt via Chambery-Challes-E, Genève and Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 24 min.

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The distance between Bourg-Saint-Maurice and Zermatt is 88 km. The road distance is 264.4 km.

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The best way to get from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Zermatt without a car is to shuttle and train which takes 7 h 3 min and costs 100€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 3 min to get from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Zermatt, including transfers.

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Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Zermatt train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Bourg-St.Maurice station.

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Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Zermatt train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Visp station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Zermatt is 264 km. It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to drive from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Zermatt.

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There are 1577+ hotels available in Zermatt. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Zermatt.
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  • Distance: 55 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 3 min

What companies run services between Bourg-Saint-Maurice, France and Zermatt, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Zermatt via Chambery-Challes-E, Genève, and Visp in around 8 h 24 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bourg-St.Maurice to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
BensBus
Email
info@nofussbus.co.uk
Website
bensbus.co.uk
Shuttle from Bourg Saint Maurice to Genève Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $60
More information at
BensBus
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Geneva Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $90
Schedules at
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