There are 3 ways to get from Vevey to Zermatt by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Vevey to Visp 90
  2. Take the train from Visp to Zermatt 30-Y

$64 - $121

Cheapest option

Train, line 381 bus  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Montreux to Sion Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the line 381 bus from Sion, poste/gare to Les Haudères, poste 381

$58 - $96

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Vevey to Zermatt 92.7 miles

$19 - $28

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The cheapest way to get from Vevey to Zermatt is to drive which costs SFr 18 - SFr 27 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vevey to Zermatt is to drive which costs SFr 18 - SFr 27 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vevey to Zermatt. However, there are services departing from Vevey and arriving at Zermatt via Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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The distance between Vevey and Zermatt is 85 km. The road distance is 148.3 km.

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The best way to get from Vevey to Zermatt without a car is to train which takes 2 h 55 min and costs SFr 60 - SFr 120.

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Vevey to Zermatt, including transfers.

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

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Vevey to Zermatt train services, operated by MGB, arrive at Zermatt station.

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Map of how to get from Vevey to Zermatt.
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  • Distance: 53.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

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

You can take a train from Vevey to Zermatt via Visp in around 2 h 55 min.

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 Vevey to Visp
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Montreux to Sion
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
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 Montreux to Sion
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Sion, poste/gare to Les Haudères, poste
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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