There are 2 ways to get from Geneva to Zermatt by train or car

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Train  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Visp 90
  2. Take the train from Visp to Zermatt 30-Y

$84 - $157

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Zermatt 145.5 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Zermatt is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 45 and takes 2 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Zermatt is to drive which takes 2 h 53 min and costs SFr 30 - SFr 45.

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The distance between Geneva and Zermatt is 125 km. The road distance is 233 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Geneva to Zermatt, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Zermatt. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Zermatt via Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Zermatt, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Geneva to Zermatt via Visp in around 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
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
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

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