There are 5 ways to get from Val Thorens to Zermatt by shuttle, 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

Shuttle, train  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Val Thorens Arolles to Genève Airport
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Visp 90

$121 - $216

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Les Ménuires to Chambéry
  2. Take the bus from Chambéry to Torino - Porta Susa
  3. Take the bus from Torino Bolzano to Breuil-Cervinia 180

$54 - $93

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Moutiers to Geneva Airport
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Visp 90

$99 - $248

Train  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Moutiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bains to Chambery-Challes-E
  2. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Geneve
  3. Take the train from Genève to Visp 90

$125 - $234

Drive  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Val Thorens to Zermatt 169.2 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Val Thorens to Zermatt is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 4 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Val Thorens to Zermatt is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 4 h 35 min.

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The distance between Val Thorens and Zermatt is 121 km. The road distance is 270.7 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 9 min to get from Val Thorens to Zermatt, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Val Thorens, France and Zermatt, Switzerland?

You can take a bus from Val Thorens to Zermatt via Chambéry, Torino - Porta Susa, Torino Bolzano, and Breuil-Cervinia in around 11 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Val Thorens to Zermatt via Moutiers, Moutiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bains, Chambery-Challes-E, Geneve, Genève, and Visp in around 9 h 46 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Moutiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bains to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
BensBus
Website
bensbus.co.uk
Shuttle from Val Thorens Arolles to Genève Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
bensbus.co.uk
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Moutiers to Geneva Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $90
Schedules at
altibus.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Les Ménuires to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Chambéry to Torino - Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
Ouibus

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