There are 2 ways to get from Zürich to Gornergrat by train or night train

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Visp 8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Visp to Zermatt 30-Y

$98 - $183

Cheapest option

Night train, train  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the night train from Zürich HB to Visp Eurocity
  2. Take the train from Visp to Zermatt 30-Y

$95 - $178

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Gornergrat is to night train and train which costs SFr 95 - SFr 180 and takes 4 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Gornergrat is to train which costs SFr 95 - SFr 190 and takes 4 h 33 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Gornergrat is 165 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from Zürich to Gornergrat, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Gornergrat. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Gornergrat via Visp and Zermatt GGB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 33 min.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Gornergrat.
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  • Distance: 102.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 33 min

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Gornergrat, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Zürich to Gornergrat via Visp, Zermatt, and Zermatt GGB in around 4 h 33 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
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
$20 - $45
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$20 - $25
1st Class Ticket
$35 - $45

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