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Recommended option

Fly to Zurich, train  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Zurich (ZRH) CPH - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Visp
  3. Take the train from Visp to Zermatt

$170 - $453

Cheapest option

Fly to Milan Bergamo, train  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) CPH - BGY
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig
  3. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Zermatt

$97 - $400

8 alternative options

Fly to Basel, train  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Basel (BSL) CPH - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Visp
  3. Take the train from Visp to Zermatt

$153 - $418

Fly to Geneva, train  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Geneva (GVA) CPH - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Visp

$135 - $353

Fly to Milan Malpensa, bus, train  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) CPH - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
  3. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Zermatt

$118 - $345

Fly to Lugano, train  •  12 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Lugano (LUG) CPH - LUG
  2. Take the train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig
  4. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Zermatt

$197 - $606

Train via Basel SBB  •  16 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Koebenhavn H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Basel SBB Ice
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Visp 6 / ...

$307 - $515

Train  •  18 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Koebenhavn H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Spiez Ec
  3. Take the train from Spiez to Visp 8 / ...

$340 - $550

Night train, train  •  22 h 28 min

  1. Take the night train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lörrach Hbf
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Visp 6 / ...

$266 - $417

Bus, train  •  26 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB N98
  2. Take the bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Interlaken, Interlaken West 322
  3. Take the train from Spiez to Visp 8 / ...

$135 - $248

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Zermatt, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Copenhagen to Zermatt via Hamburg Hbf, Basel SBB, and Visp in around 16 h 31 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Copenhagen to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Copenhagen to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Milan Bergamo via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Lugano via Munich, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Lugano via Frankfurt, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Copenhagen to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Copenhagen to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Copenhagen to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Copenhagen to Lugano via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Copenhagen to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $470
Flights from Copenhagen to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Copenhagen to Milan Malpensa via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Copenhagen to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $310
Flights from Copenhagen to Milan Bergamo via Naples
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $310
Flights from Copenhagen to Milan Bergamo via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $310
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.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 Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Spiez to Visp
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Visp to Zermatt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$20 - $25
1st Class Ticket
$35 - $45
Train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Zermatt
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$26 - $31
1st Class Ticket
$45 - $55
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Spiez
Ave. Duration
10 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$240 - $380
Website
bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Koebenhavn H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
dsb.dk
Night train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
dsb.dk
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lörrach Hbf
Ave. Duration
9 h 59 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Book at
buchung.urlaubs-express.de
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Malpensa Airport T1 to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Interlaken, Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Copenhagen and Zermatt is 1125 km.

The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Zermatt is to fly and train which costs 600 kr - 2600 kr and takes 10 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Zermatt is to fly and train which takes 8 h 47 min and costs 1000 kr - 2900 kr.

No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Zermatt. However, there are services departing from Koebenhavn H and arriving at Zermatt via Hamburg Hbf, Basel SBB and Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 31 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 47 min to get from Copenhagen to Zermatt, including transfers.