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

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Recommended option

Shuttle, train  •  7h 13m

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

SFr 117 - SFr 211

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  9h 15m

  1. Take the train from Bourg St Maurice to Albertville Ter / ...
  2. Take the bus from Albertville to St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet
  3. Take the train from St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet to Vallorcine 004 / ...
  4. Take the train from Martigny to Visp 90 / ...

SFr 74 - SFr 170

2 alternative options

Train  •  8h 28m

  1. Take the train from Bourg St Maurice to Chambery Challes Les Eaux Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Geneve Ter
  3. Take the train from Genève to Visp 90 / ...

SFr 109 - SFr 240

Drive  •  3h 45m

  1. Drive from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Zermatt 237.8 km

SFr 30 - SFr 45

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Zermatt is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 3h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Zermatt is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 3h 45m.

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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 Les Eaux, Genève and Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 28m.

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The distance between Bourg-Saint-Maurice and Zermatt is 88 km. The road distance is 237.8 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 7h 13m and costs 100€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 7h 13m 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 238 km. It takes approximately 3h 45m to drive from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Zermatt.

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  • Distance: 88 km
  • Duration: 7h 13m

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 Les Eaux, Genève, and Visp in around 8h 28m.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Visp
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 110
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève to Visp
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 120
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet to Vallorcine
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 17 - SFr 35
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Martigny to Visp
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 27 - SFr 50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 14 - SFr 21
Rail 1st Class
SFr 23 - SFr 35
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 14 - SFr 21
Rail 1st Class
SFr 23 - SFr 35
Train from Bourg St Maurice to Albertville
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 8 - SFr 24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 8 - SFr 13
Rail 1st Class
SFr 16 - SFr 24
Train from St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet to Vallorcine
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 6 - SFr 19
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 6 - SFr 10
Rail 1st Class
SFr 13 - SFr 19
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bourg St Maurice to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 29 - SFr 40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 34 - SFr 40
1st Class
SFr 29 - SFr 34
Train from Bourg St Maurice to Albertville
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 21 - SFr 35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 28 - SFr 33
1st Class
SFr 21 - SFr 25
RegionalAlps
Phone
+41 27 720 47 47
Email
info@regionalps.ch
Website
regionalps.ch
Train from Martigny to Visp
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 50
Website
RegionalAlps
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
2nd Class Ticket
SFr 23 - SFr 26
1st Class Ticket
SFr 41 - SFr 46
Bus operators
BensBus
Email
info@nofussbus.co.uk
Website
bensbus.co.uk
Shuttle from Bourg Saint Maurice to Genève Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 60
More information at
BensBus
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Shuttle from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Geneva Airport
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 17 - SFr 80
Schedules at
altibus.com
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