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

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Train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz 31-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Domodossola to Locarno S. Antonio Express / ...

$52 - $99

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Drive  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Zermatt to Ascona 89.7 miles

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Zermatt to Ascona is to drive which costs SFr 18 - SFr 27 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zermatt to Ascona is to drive which costs SFr 18 - SFr 27 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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The distance between Zermatt and Ascona is 80 km. The road distance is 143.4 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Zermatt to Ascona, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to Ascona. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Locarno S. Antonio via Brig and Domodossola. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 26 min.

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

You can take a train from Zermatt to Ascona via Brig Bahnhofplatz, Brig, and Domodossola in around 4 h 26 min.

Train operators
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$26 - $31
1st Class Ticket
$45 - $55
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Domodossola to Locarno S. Antonio
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Domodossola to Locarno S. Antonio
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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