There are 4 ways to get from Zermatt to Colmar 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.

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Train  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Visp
  2. Take the train from Visp to Basel SBB 3-Y / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Colmar

$93 - $183

Cheapest option

Train Trenitalia Eurocity, bus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Visp
  2. Take the train from Visp to Basel Sbb Ec
  3. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Colmar 108 / ...

$59 - $105

2 alternative options

Train, bus Ouibus  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Visp to Bern 8 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Berne to Basel City Center
  3. Take the bus from Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport to Colmar

$69 - $133

Drive  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Zermatt to Colmar 180.2 miles

$35 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zermatt to Colmar is to drive which costs SFr 35 - SFr 60 and takes 4 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zermatt to Colmar is to drive which costs SFr 35 - SFr 60 and takes 4 h 9 min.

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The distance between Zermatt and Colmar is 231 km. The road distance is 288.3 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Zermatt to Colmar, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to Colmar. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Colmar via Visp and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 17 min.

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What companies run services between Zermatt, Switzerland and Colmar, France?

You can take a train from Zermatt to Colmar via Visp and Basel SBB in around 5 h 17 min.

Train operators
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Zermatt to Visp
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$20 - $25
1st Class Ticket
$35 - $45
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Colmar
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel, Basel central station to Colmar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Colmar
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Berne to Basel City Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport to Colmar
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus

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