There are 3 ways to get from Zermatt to Chur by train or car

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Train Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Visp
  2. Take the train from Visp to Zürich HB 8
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Chur 3 / ...

$116 - $223

Cheapest option

Train  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Disentis/Mustér 5-Y
  2. Take the train from Disentis/Mustér to Chur 920 / ...

$109 - $202

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Zermatt to Chur 124.9 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Zermatt to Chur is to drive which costs SFr 25 - SFr 40 and takes 4 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zermatt to Chur is to drive which takes 4 h 10 min and costs SFr 25 - SFr 40.

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The distance between Zermatt and Chur is 165 km. The road distance is 200 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Zermatt to Chur, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to Chur. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Chur via Visp and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Zermatt, Switzerland and Chur, Grisons, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Zermatt to Chur via Visp and Zürich HB in around 5 h 35 min.

Train operators
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
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
Train from Zermatt to Disentis/Mustér
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $170
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$80 - $95
1st Class Ticket
$140 - $170
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
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
Train from Zürich HB to Chur
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Rhätische Bahn
Phone
+41 81 288 65 65
Website
rhb.ch
Train from Disentis/Mustér to Chur
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Schedules at
rhb.ch
Book at
rhb.ch

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