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There are 2 ways to get from Verbier to Zermatt by train or car

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Train  •  3h 31m

  1. Take the train from Martigny to Visp Ir90 / ...
  2. Take the train from Visp to Zermatt R

SFr 51 - SFr 118

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Drive  •  2h 21m

  1. Drive from Verbier to Zermatt 133.9 km

SFr 15 - SFr 23

Verbier → Zermatt
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Zermatt is 0041 58 463 00 00.

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The social distance requirement in Zermatt is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 9 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Verbier to Zermatt is to drive which costs SFr 15 - SFr 23 and takes 2h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Verbier to Zermatt is to drive which costs SFr 15 - SFr 23 and takes 2h 21m.

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No, there is no direct train from Verbier to Zermatt. However, there are services departing from Verbier and arriving at Zermatt via Le Châble, Martigny and Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 31m.

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The distance between Verbier and Zermatt is 41 km. The road distance is 133.9 km.

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The best way to get from Verbier to Zermatt without a car is to train which takes 3h 31m and costs SFr 50 - SFr 120.

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It takes approximately 3h 31m to get from Verbier to Zermatt, including transfers.

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Verbier to Zermatt train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Martigny station.

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Verbier to Zermatt train services, operated by Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn, arrive at Zermatt station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Verbier to Zermatt is 134 km. It takes approximately 2h 21m to drive from Verbier to Zermatt.

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There are 408+ hotels available in Zermatt. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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  • Distance: 41 km
  • Duration: 3h 31m

What companies run services between Verbier, Switzerland and Zermatt, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Verbier to Zermatt via Le Châble TV, Le Châble, Martigny, and Visp in around 3h 31m.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Martigny to Visp
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 27 - SFr 50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
RegionalAlps
Phone
+41 27 720 47 47
Email
info@regionalps.ch
Website
regionalps.ch
Train from Martigny to Visp
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 50
Website
RegionalAlps
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
2nd Class Ticket
SFr 23 - SFr 27
1st Class Ticket
SFr 41 - SFr 46
Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn
Phone
+41 (0)848 642 442
Email
railcenter@mgbahn.ch
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Visp to Zermatt
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 45
Website
Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
2nd Class Ticket
SFr 20 - SFr 25
1st Class Ticket
SFr 35 - SFr 45

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