There are 2 ways to get from Zermatt to Gimmelwald by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 141 bus  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Visp
  2. Take the train from Visp to Spiez 8 / ...
  3. Take the train from Spiez to Interlaken Ost Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Lauterbrunnen
  5. Take the line 141 bus from Lauterbrunnen, Bahnhof to Stechelberg, Schilthornbahn 141

$55 - $114

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Zermatt to Gimmelwald 79.6 miles

$16 - $24

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

There is no direct connection from Zermatt to Gimmelwald. However, you can take the train to Visp, take the train to Spiez, take the train to Interlaken Ost, take the train to Lauterbrunnen, take the walk to Lauterbrunnen, Bahnhof, then take the line 141 bus to Stechelberg, Schilthornbahn. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Gimmelwald.

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 Spiez
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Spiez to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Interlaken Ost to Lauterbrunnen
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Spiez to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Lauterbrunnen, Bahnhof to Stechelberg, Schilthornbahn
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zermatt and Gimmelwald is 59 km. The road distance is 127 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zermatt to Gimmelwald is to drive which costs SFr 16 - SFr 24 and takes 2 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Zermatt to Gimmelwald is to drive which takes 2 h 40 min and costs SFr 16 - SFr 24.

It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to get from Zermatt to Gimmelwald, including transfers.