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There are 11 ways to get from Zermatt to Amsterdam by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train  •  11h 29m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Bern 8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB 61 / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Amsterdam Centraal Ice

196€ - 330€

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Bus  •  22h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Aosta to Brussels, Brussels-North station N506
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 810 / ...

86€ - 126€

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Drive  •  10h 12m

  1. Drive from Zermatt to Amsterdam 1070.5 km

140€ - 210€

Train to Geneva, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  8h 15m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) GVA - AMS

121€ - 403€

Train, train to Basel, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  7h 53m

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Visp
  2. Take the train from Visp to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB
  4. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BSL - AMS

125€ - 408€

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  8h 14m

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz
  2. Take the train from Domodossola to Busto Arsizio
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) MXP - AMS

111€ - 435€

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  8h 13m

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Visp
  2. Take the train from Visp to Zürich Flughafen
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) ZRH - AMS

141€ - 403€

Train, train to Milan Linate, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  9h 26m

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale
  3. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LIN - AMS

130€ - 859€

Train to Geneva, fly to Brussels, train  •  10h 35m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Brussels (BRU) GVA - BRU
  3. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Amsterdam Centraal

182€ - 520€

Train, train to Turin, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  10h 21m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Rho-Fiera Milano
  2. Take the train from Rho-Fiera Milano to Torino Porta Susa
  3. Fly from Turin (TRN) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) TRN - AMS

142€ - 538€

Train, shuttle  •  16h 25m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Sion 90 / ...
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Sion to Amsterdam

195€ - 237€

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The cheapest way to get from Zermatt to Amsterdam is to bus which costs SFr 90 - SFr 140 and takes 22h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Zermatt to Amsterdam is to train and fly which costs SFr 130 - SFr 440 and takes 7h 53m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Visp, Bern and Basel Sbb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 29m.

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The distance between Zermatt and Amsterdam is 736 km. The road distance is 1070.5 km.

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The best way to get from Zermatt to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 11h 29m and costs SFr 200 - SFr 360.

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It takes approximately 11h 29m to get from Zermatt to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Zermatt to Amsterdam is to train which takes 11h 29m and costs SFr 200 - SFr 360. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 90 - SFr 140 and takes 22h 9m.

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Zermatt to Amsterdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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  • Distance: 736.1 km
  • Duration: 11h 29m

What companies run services between Zermatt, Switzerland and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Zermatt to Amsterdam via Visp, Bern, Basel SBB, and Basel Sbb in around 11h 29m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zermatt to Amsterdam via Valtournenche Breuil - Chiesa, Chatillon, Aosta, and Brussels, Brussels-North station in around 22h 9m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 390€
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 390€
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 420€
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 420€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 270€
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 270€
Flights from Milan Linate to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 410€
Flights from Geneva to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 350€
Flights from Geneva to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 340€
Flights from Turin to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
150€ - 300€
Flights from Turin to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 700€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 430€
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 250€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 700€
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 350€
Flights from Milan Linate to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 200€
Flights from Turin to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 170€
Flights from Turin to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 180€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 290€
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
Flights from Milan Linate to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 140€
Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
26€ - 110€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 360€
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 260€
Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 300€
Flights from Geneva to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 370€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 300€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 310€
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam Schiphol via London City
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 650€
Flights from Milan Linate to Amsterdam Schiphol via London City
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 600€
Flights from Milan Linate to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 600€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 250€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
90€ - 650€
Flights from Zurich to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 380€
Flights from Milan Linate to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 200€
Flights from Turin to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 180€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 170€
Flights from Milan Linate to Amsterdam Schiphol via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
75€ - 170€
Flights from Turin to Amsterdam Schiphol via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 210€
Level
Website
flylevel.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 260€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Amsterdam Schiphol via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
120€ - 260€
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 Visp to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 60€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
26€ - 50€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Visp to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Visp to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
65€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 90€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Visp to Rho-Fiera Milano
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 90€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Visp to Sion
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 35€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Visp to Bern
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
27€ - 75€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
27€ - 40€
1st Class
50€ - 75€
Train from Bern to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
18€ - 25€
1st Class
29€ - 40€
Train from Visp to Geneve-Aeroport
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 120€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
45€ - 65€
1st Class
85€ - 120€
Train from Visp to Sion
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
18€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
18€ - 25€
1st Class
35€ - 55€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bern to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120€ - 180€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn
Phone
+41 (0)848 642 442
Email
railcenter@mgbahn.ch
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Zermatt to Visp
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 40€
Website
Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
2nd Class Ticket
19€ - 23€
1st Class Ticket
30€ - 40€
Train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
24€ - 55€
Website
Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
2nd Class Ticket
24€ - 29€
1st Class Ticket
40€ - 55€
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Domodossola to Busto Arsizio
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
Trenord
Trenitalia

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 Domodossola to Busto Arsizio
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 13€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
11€ - 13€
Train from Rho-Fiera Milano to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 19€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
16€ - 19€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Anvers-Central to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Thalys
Standard
55€ - 80€
Comfort
65€ - 90€
Premium
80€ - 110€
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Rho-Fiera Milano to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
13€ - 18€
Base Standard
29€ - 40€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
RegionalAlps
Phone
+41 27 720 47 47
Email
info@regionalps.ch
Website
regionalps.ch
Train from Visp to Sion
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 30€
Website
RegionalAlps
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
2nd Class Ticket
14€ - 17€
1st Class Ticket
26€ - 30€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Aosta to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
CityBusExpress
Phone
+31 30 333 33 00
Email
info@citybusexpress.com
Website
citybusexpress.com
Bus from Brussels Noord Bus Station to Amsterdam Piarcoplein P+R Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
11€ - 17€
Website
CityBusExpress
Starliner
Phone
+31 (0) 172-881316
Email
info@starliner.nl
Website
starliner.nl
Shuttle from Sion to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
160€
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Starliner

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