There are 4 ways to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Zermatt by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Malpensa Airport T1 to Piedimulera 89-Y
  2. Take the bus from Piedimulera to Macugnaga - Pecetto 104 / ...

$30 - $50

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione 103-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Zermatt 30-Y / ...

$85 - $144

Train  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Gallarate to Visp Eurocity
  2. Take the train from Visp to Zermatt 30-Y

$66 - $121

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Zermatt 118.9 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Zermatt is to drive which costs 24€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Zermatt is to drive which costs 24€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Zermatt. However, there are services departing from Malpensa Aeroporto T1 and arriving at Zermatt via Gallarate and Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 34 min.

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The distance between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) and Zermatt is 87 km. The road distance is 190.2 km.

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The best way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Zermatt without a car is to bus and train which takes 4 h 4 min and costs 70€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Zermatt, including transfers.

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Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Zermatt train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Gallarate station.

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The best way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Zermatt is to bus which takes 5 h 31 min and costs 25€ - 45€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 55€ - 110€ and takes 4 h 34 min.

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Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Zermatt train services, operated by MGB, arrive at Zermatt station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Zermatt is 190 km. It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to drive from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Zermatt.

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  • Distance: 54.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 31 min

What companies run services between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP), Italy and Zermatt, Switzerland?

You can take a bus from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Zermatt via Piedimulera and Macugnaga - Pecetto in around 5 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Zermatt via Gallarate and Visp in around 4 h 34 min.

Train operators
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Zermatt
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$27 - $32
1st Class Ticket
$45 - $60
Train from Visp to Zermatt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$21 - $26
1st Class Ticket
$35 - $45
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Gallarate to Visp
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $50
First
$63 - $65
Bus operators
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Malpensa Airport T1 to Piedimulera
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com
Bus from Piedimulera to Macugnaga - Pecetto
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
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
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Malpensa Aeroporto, terminal 1 to Piedimulera
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Piedimulera, stazione to Macugnaga, Pecetto
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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