There are 4 ways to get from Zermatt to Gruyères 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 via Bern  •  4 h 59 min

  1. 8 / ...

$78 - $151

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 26 min

  1. 8 / ...

$60 - $118

2 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 7 min

  1. 31-Y
  2. 90

$61 - $113

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. 112.6 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The distance between Zermatt and Gruyères is 81 km. The road distance is 180 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zermatt to Gruyères is to drive which costs SFr 23 - SFr 35 and takes 2 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Zermatt to Gruyères is to drive which takes 2 h 15 min and costs SFr 23 - SFr 35.

No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to Gruyères. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Gruyères via Visp, Montreux and Montbovon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 7 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to get from Zermatt to Gruyères, including transfers.

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

You can take a train from Zermatt to Gruyères via Visp, Bern, Bulle, and Bulle, gare in around 4 h 59 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 Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Bulle
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Berne to Bulle
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus

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