There are 3 ways to get from Lake Maggiore to Zermatt by train 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  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Stresa to Brig Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Zermatt 30-Y / ...

$102 - $156

2 alternative options

Train via Domodossola  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Re(I) to Domodossola Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Zermatt 30-Y / ...

$104 - $158

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Lake Maggiore to Zermatt 99.9 miles

$24 - $35

What companies run services between Lake Maggiore, Italy and Zermatt, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Lake Maggiore to Zermatt via Stresa, Brig, and Brig Bahnhofplatz in around 3 h 25 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity
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 - $32
1st Class Ticket
$45 - $55
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Re(I) to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$4 - $6
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Re to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lake Maggiore to Zermatt?

The distance between Lake Maggiore and Zermatt is 74 km. The road distance is 160 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lake Maggiore to Zermatt?

The cheapest way to get from Lake Maggiore to Zermatt is to drive which costs 19€ - 29€ and takes 2 h 37 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lake Maggiore to Zermatt?

The quickest way to get from Lake Maggiore to Zermatt is to drive which takes 2 h 37 min and costs 19€ - 29€.

How long does it take to get from Lake Maggiore to Zermatt?

It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to get from Lake Maggiore to Zermatt, including transfers.