There are 4 ways to get from Gruyères to Zermatt by train, bus or car

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  •  4 h 50 min

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

$60 - $115

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Bulle to Berne
  2. Take the train from Bern to Visp 8 / ...
  3. Take the train from Visp to Zermatt

$56 - $119

2 alternative options

Train via Bern  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Bulle to Bern
  2. Take the train from Bern to Visp 8 / ...
  3. Take the train from Visp to Zermatt

$75 - $146

Drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Gruyères to Zermatt 113 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gruyères to Zermatt is to drive which costs SFr 23 - SFr 35 and takes 2 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gruyères to Zermatt is to drive which costs SFr 23 - SFr 35 and takes 2 h 18 min.

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The distance between Gruyères and Zermatt is 81 km. The road distance is 180.8 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Gruyères to Zermatt, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Gruyères to Zermatt. However, there are services departing from Gruyères and arriving at Zermatt via Montbovon, Montreux and Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

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

You can take a train from Gruyères to Zermatt via Montbovon, Montreux, and Visp in around 4 h 50 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Montreux to Visp
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bulle to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Visp
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
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
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bulle to Berne
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus

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