There are 7 ways to get from Florence to Zermatt by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Milano Centrale Fr
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Zermatt 6-Y

$80 - $149

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Firenze to Novara
  2. Take the bus from Novara to Chatillon 218

$70 - $102

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  11 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Milan, Malpensa Terminal 1
  2. Take the bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
  3. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Zermatt 6-Y

$99 - $172

Drive  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Zermatt 332.2 miles

$80 - $120

Fly to Milan Malpensa, bus, train  •  9 h 17 min

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

$189 - $449

Fly to Zurich, train  •  8 h 10 min

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

$166 - $527

Fly to Geneva, train  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Geneva (GVA) FLR - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Visp
  3. Take the train from Visp to Zermatt

$126 - $397

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Florence to Zermatt is to bus which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 12 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Zermatt is to drive which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 5 h 58 min.

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The distance between Florence and Zermatt is 371 km. The road distance is 531.6 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 16 min to get from Florence to Zermatt, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Florence to Zermatt. However, there are services departing from Firenze S.Maria Novella and arriving at Zermatt via Milano Centrale and Brig Bahnhofplatz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 16 min.

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Map of how to get from Florence to Zermatt.
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  • Distance: 232.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 16 min

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Zermatt, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Florence to Zermatt via Milano Centrale, Brig, and Brig Bahnhofplatz in around 6 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Florence to Zermatt via Novara, Chatillon, Chatillon Autostazione, and Valtournenche Breuil - Chiesa in around 12 h 59 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $270
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Florence to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $250
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Florence to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Florence to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Florence to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $270
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Tirana
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
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
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
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 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
Bus operators
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Firenze to Novara
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
Savda
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Florence, Florence to Milan, Malpensa Terminal 1
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
$9 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com

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