There are 2 ways to get from Chamonix to Matterhorn Museum by train or car
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The cheapest way to get from Chamonix to Matterhorn Museum is to drive which costs 16€ - 24€ and takes 2h 36m.
The quickest way to get from Chamonix to Matterhorn Museum is to drive which costs 16€ - 24€ and takes 2h 36m.
No, there is no direct train from Chamonix to Matterhorn Museum. However, there are services departing from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc and arriving at Zermatt via Vallorcine, Martigny and Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 27m.
The distance between Chamonix and Matterhorn Museum is 68 km. The road distance is 149.8 km.
The best way to get from Chamonix to Matterhorn Museum without a car is to train which takes 4h 27m and costs .
It takes approximately 4h 27m to get from Chamonix to Matterhorn Museum, including transfers.
Chamonix to Matterhorn Museum train services, operated by Transports de Martigny et Régions, depart from Vallorcine station.
Chamonix to Matterhorn Museum train services, operated by Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn, arrive at Zermatt station.
Yes, the driving distance between Chamonix to Matterhorn Museum is 150 km. It takes approximately 2h 36m to drive from Chamonix to Matterhorn Museum.
There are 753+ hotels available in Matterhorn Museum. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.
What companies run services between Chamonix, France and Matterhorn Museum, Switzerland?
You can take a train from Chamonix to Matterhorn Museum via Vallorcine, Martigny, Visp, and Zermatt in around 4h 27m.
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.
Train from Martigny to Visp
- Ave. Duration
- 43 min
- Estimated price
- SFr 27 - SFr 50
- Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Visp to Zermatt
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 10m
- Estimated price
- SFr 20 - SFr 45
- Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn
- Schedules at
- Swiss Railways
- 2nd Class Ticket
- SFr 20 - SFr 25
- 1st Class Ticket
- SFr 35 - SFr 45
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