There are 5 ways to get from Zermatt to Bolzano by train, bus or car

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Train via Verona Porta Nuova  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz 5-Y
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova Fr
  4. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bolzano Rv / ...

$92 - $168

4 alternative options

Bus  •  10 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Piedimulera to Malpensa Airport T1 91-Y
  2. Take the bus from Milano Malpensa Airport to Bolzano

$107 - $162

Train Russian Railways  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz 5-Y
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Rogoredo to Bolzano/Bozen R

$97 - $173

Train, bus  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Visp to Zürich HB 8 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Bozen 409

$109 - $203

Drive  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Zermatt to Bolzano 310 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Zermatt to Bolzano is to drive which costs SFr 70 - SFr 110 and takes 5 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zermatt to Bolzano is to drive which costs SFr 70 - SFr 110 and takes 5 h 39 min.

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The distance between Zermatt and Bolzano is 281 km. The road distance is 496 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 58 min to get from Zermatt to Bolzano, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to Bolzano. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Bolzano via Brig, Milano Centrale and Verona Porta Nuova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 58 min.

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The best way to get from Zermatt to Bolzano without a car is to train which takes 7 h 58 min and costs SFr 90 - SFr 170.

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Map of how to get from Zermatt to Bolzano.
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  • Distance: 175.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 58 min

What companies run services between Zermatt, Switzerland and Bolzano, Italy?

You can take a train from Zermatt to Bolzano via Brig Bahnhofplatz, Brig, Milano Centrale, and Verona Porta Nuova in around 7 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zermatt to Bolzano via Macugnaga, Pecetto, Piedimulera, stazione, Piedimulera, Malpensa Airport T1, and Milano Malpensa Airport in around 10 h 29 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
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bolzano
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Milano Rogoredo to Bolzano/Bozen
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Bus operators
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Piedimulera to Malpensa Airport T1
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Piedimulera to Malpensa Aeroporto, terminal 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Bozen
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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