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There are 8 ways to get from Sydney to Zermatt by plane, train or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Geneva, train  •  29h 31m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Geneva (GVA) SYD - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Visp

$512 - $1,367

Cheapest option

Fly to Milan Malpensa, bus, train  •  30h 44m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) SYD - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
  3. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Zermatt

$511 - $1,357

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Fly to Zurich, train  •  30h 39m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Zurich (ZRH) SYD - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Visp

$562 - $1,587

Fly to Lyon, train  •  32h 59m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Lyon (LYS) SYD - LYS
  2. Take the train from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Gare de Genève
  3. Take the train from Genève to Visp

$631 - $1,639

Fly to Lugano, train  •  34h 28m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Lugano (LUG) SYD - LUG
  2. Take the train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig
  4. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Zermatt

$1,054 - $2,779

Fly to Bologna, train  •  34h 47m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Bologna (BLQ) SYD - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Milano Centrale Station
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig
  4. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Zermatt

$604 - $937

Fly to Munich, train  •  34h 8m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Munich (MUC) SYD - MUC
  2. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Visp

$598 - $1,319

Fly to Turin, train  •  34h 48m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Turin (TRN) SYD - TRN
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Milano Centrale Station
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig
  4. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Zermatt

$895 - $2,370

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Zermatt is to fly and train which costs $850 - $1,400 and takes 34h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Zermatt is to fly and train which costs $700 - $2,000 and takes 29h 31m.

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The distance between Sydney and Zermatt is 16656 km.

It takes approximately 29h 31m to get from Sydney to Zermatt, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sydney Airport to Geneva Airport. The quickest flight takes 22h 40m and has one stopover.

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Zermatt is 10h behind Sydney. It is currently 6:10 AM in Sydney and 8:10 PM in Zermatt.

Swiss, Cathay Pacific, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from Sydney Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 1640+ hotels available in Zermatt. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Sydney Airport is to train which takes 22m and costs $17.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Zermatt.
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  • Distance: 10410.2 miles
  • Duration: 29h 31m

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Zermatt, Switzerland?

There is no direct connection from Sydney to Zermatt. However, you can take the train to International Airport Station, take the walk to Sydney airport, fly to Geneva, take the walk to Genève-Aéroport, take the train to Visp, then take the train to Zermatt. Alternatively, you can take the train to International Airport Station, take the walk to Sydney airport, fly to Milan Malpensa, take the walk to Malpensa, aeroporto, take the bus to Domodossola, Stazione, take the walk to Domodossola, take the train to Brig, take the walk to Brig Bahnhofplatz, then take the train to Zermatt.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sydney to Geneva via Hong Kong, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
26h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $4,300
Flights from Sydney to Zurich via Hong Kong, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
25h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $4,200
Flights from Sydney to Lyon via Hong Kong, Munich
Ave. Duration
26h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $5,500
Flights from Sydney to Lyon via Hong Kong, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
28h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $5,500
Flights from Sydney to Lugano via Dubai, Zurich
Ave. Duration
26h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,000
Flights from Sydney to Lugano via Beijing Capital, Zurich
Ave. Duration
26h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,900
Flights from Sydney to Lugano via Abu Dhabi, Zurich
Ave. Duration
27h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Sydney to Bologna via Singapore Changi, Munich
Ave. Duration
27h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $1,600
Flights from Sydney to Bologna via Singapore Changi, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
27h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $1,900
Flights from Sydney to Munich via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
23h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $1,800
Flights from Sydney to Munich via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $5,500
Flights from Sydney to Munich via Hong Kong, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $5,500
Flights from Sydney to Turin via Singapore Changi, Munich
Ave. Duration
25h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $5,000
Flights from Sydney to Turin via Hong Kong, Munich
Ave. Duration
26h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $5,000
Flights from Sydney to Turin via Singapore Changi, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
27h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $5,500
Flights from Sydney to Turin via Hong Kong, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
27h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $5,000
Flights from Sydney to Turin via Abu Dhabi, Munich
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,300
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Sydney to Geneva via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,800
Flights from Sydney to Milan Malpensa via Dubai
Ave. Duration
24h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,800
Flights from Sydney to Zurich via Dubai
Ave. Duration
24h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $4,800
Flights from Sydney to Lyon via Dubai
Ave. Duration
27h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,500
Flights from Sydney to Bologna via Dubai
Ave. Duration
25h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $1,700
Flights from Sydney to Munich via Dubai
Ave. Duration
24h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,200
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Sydney to Geneva via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
24h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,800
Flights from Sydney to Geneva via Abu Dhabi, Zurich
Ave. Duration
25h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,800
Flights from Sydney to Milan Malpensa via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,700
Flights from Sydney to Zurich via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $4,300
Flights from Sydney to Munich via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
24h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,900
Flights from Sydney to Turin via Abu Dhabi, Rome
Ave. Duration
28h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,300
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Sydney to Geneva via Doha
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,300
Flights from Sydney to Milan Malpensa via Doha
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,800
Flights from Sydney to Zurich via Doha
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $5,500
Flights from Sydney to Munich via Doha
Ave. Duration
24h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $1,600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Sydney to Lugano via Singapore Changi, Zurich
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,100
Flights from Sydney to Lugano via Hong Kong, Zurich
Ave. Duration
28h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,500
Flights from Sydney to Lugano via Dubai, Zurich
Ave. Duration
26h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,000
Flights from Sydney to Lugano via Beijing Capital, Zurich
Ave. Duration
26h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,900
Flights from Sydney to Lugano via Abu Dhabi, Zurich
Ave. Duration
27h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Sydney to Munich via Singapore Changi, Zurich
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $1,800
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Sydney to Lugano via Singapore Changi, Zurich
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,100
Flights from Sydney to Lugano via Abu Dhabi, Zurich
Ave. Duration
27h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Sydney to Bologna via Singapore Changi, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
27h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $1,900
Flights from Sydney to Munich via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
23h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $1,800
Flights from Sydney to Munich via Singapore Changi, Zurich
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $1,800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Sydney to Milan Malpensa via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,700
Flights from Sydney to Turin via Abu Dhabi, Rome
Ave. Duration
28h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,300
Flights from Sydney to Turin via Dubai, Rome
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,400
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Sydney to Milan Malpensa via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
31h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,500
Flights from Sydney to Zurich via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
30h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,600
Flights from Sydney to Munich via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
30h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Sydney to Zurich via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,700
Flights from Sydney to Turin via Shanghai Pudong, Munich
Ave. Duration
30h 40m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $5,500
Flights from Sydney to Turin via Abu Dhabi, Munich
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,300
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Sydney to Lyon via Hong Kong, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
28h 7m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $3,500
Flights from Sydney to Bologna via Hong Kong, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
27h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$600 - $3,800
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Sydney to Lyon via Abu Dhabi, Athens
Ave. Duration
28h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,700
Flights from Sydney to Munich via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
23h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $1,800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Sydney to Bologna via Singapore Changi, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
27h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $1,600
Flights from Sydney to Turin via Singapore Changi, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
26h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $6,000
Flights from Sydney to Turin via Singapore Changi, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
27h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,500 - $7,500
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Sydney to Milan Malpensa via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
25h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,100
Flights from Sydney to Zurich via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Sydney to Lyon via Hong Kong, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
28h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,600
Flights from Sydney to Turin via Singapore Changi, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
27h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,500 - $7,500
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Sydney to Munich via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
29h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,500 - $3,700
Flights from Sydney to Turin via Tokyo Haneda, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
30h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Sydney to Lyon via Noi Bai International, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
29h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,300
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sydney to Bologna via Singapore Changi, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,600
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Sydney to Turin via Singapore Changi, Rome
Ave. Duration
25h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Visp
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Visp
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Visp
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Visp
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Zermatt
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$26 - $31
1st Class Ticket
$45 - $55
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu to Gare de Genève
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
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 Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Brig
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Malpensa Airport T1 to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com

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