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

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Train  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Visp 31-Y
  2. Take the train from Visp to Genève 90

$81 - $163

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Zermatt to Geneva 145.8 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Zermatt to Geneva is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 45 and takes 2 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zermatt to Geneva is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 45 and takes 2 h 58 min.

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The distance between Zermatt and Geneva is 125 km. The road distance is 233.2 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Zermatt to Geneva, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Genève via Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 6 min.

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

You can take a train from Zermatt to Geneva via Visp in around 4 h 6 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 Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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