There are 3 ways to get from Sion to Zermatt by train, taxi or car
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Train • 1 h 58 min
$40 - $81
2 alternative options
Taxi • 1 h 12 min
$370 - $450
Drive • 1 h 12 min
$9 - $15
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Sion to Zermatt is to drive which costs SFr 9 - SFr 15 and takes 1 h 12 min.
The quickest way to get from Sion to Zermatt is to taxi which costs SFr 370 - SFr 450 and takes 1 h 12 min.
No, there is no direct train from Sion to Zermatt. However, there are services departing from Sion and arriving at Zermatt via Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 58 min.
The distance between Sion and Zermatt is 38 km. The road distance is 76.1 km.
The best way to get from Sion to Zermatt without a car is to train which takes 1 h 58 min and costs SFr 40 - SFr 85.
It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Sion to Zermatt, including transfers.
Sion to Zermatt train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Sion station.
Sion to Zermatt train services, operated by MGB, arrive at Zermatt station.
Yes, the driving distance between Sion to Zermatt is 76 km. It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to drive from Sion to Zermatt.
There are 1516+ hotels available in Zermatt. Prices start at $80 USD per night.
What companies run services between Sion, Switzerland and Zermatt, Switzerland?
You can take a train from Sion to Zermatt via Visp in around 1 h 58 min.
The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.
Train from Sion to Visp
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