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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)  •  5 h 6 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 Chiasso Ec

$68 - $128

Cheapest option

Train Trenitalia Eurocity  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Visp 31-Y
  2. Take the train from Visp to Gallarate Ec

$56 - $103

3 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Macugnaga, Pecetto to Piedimulera, stazione 2-Y
  2. Take the bus from Piedimulera to Malpensa Airport T1
  3. Take the bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Chiasso strada (dogana) 2 / ...

$60 - $91

Train via Rho-Fiera Milano  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz 5-Y
  2. Take the train from Brig to Rho-Fiera Milano Ec
  3. Take the train from Rho-Fiera Milano to Chiasso

$68 - $124

Drive  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Zermatt to Chiasso 144.4 miles

$30 - $45

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

You can take a train from Zermatt to Chiasso via Brig Bahnhofplatz, Brig, and Milano Centrale in around 5 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zermatt to Chiasso via Macugnaga, Pecetto, Piedimulera, stazione, Piedimulera, Malpensa Airport T1, and Milan Airport Malpensa 1 in around 7 h 30 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 - $32
1st Class Ticket
$45 - $55
Train from Zermatt to Visp
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$21 - $25
1st Class Ticket
$35 - $45
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 Brig to Rho-Fiera Milano
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Chiasso
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$6 - $18
First
$10 - $22
Train from Visp to Gallarate
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Brig to Rho Fiera Expo Milano 2015
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Chiasso
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$6 - $18
First
$10 - $22
Train from Rho-Fiera Milano to Chiasso
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Macugnaga, Pecetto to Piedimulera, stazione
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Piedimulera to Malpensa Aeroporto, terminal 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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
$9 - $19
Schedules at
comazzibus.com
Malpensa Express Bus
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Email
info@giosytours.ch
Website
malpensa-express.com
Bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Chiasso strada (dogana)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Zermatt to Chiasso?

The distance between Zermatt and Chiasso is 101 km. The road distance is 231 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Zermatt to Chiasso?

The cheapest way to get from Zermatt to Chiasso is to drive which costs SFr 29 - SFr 45 and takes 3 h 8 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Zermatt to Chiasso?

The quickest way to get from Zermatt to Chiasso is to drive which takes 3 h 8 min and costs SFr 29 - SFr 45.

Is there a direct train between Zermatt and Chiasso?

No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to Chiasso. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Chiasso via Brig and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 6 min.

How long does it take to get from Zermatt to Chiasso?

It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from Zermatt to Chiasso, including transfers.