There are 5 ways to get from Zermatt to Innsbruck by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Visp to Zürich HB 8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf Rj / ...

$131 - $243

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Visp to Zürich HB 8 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zürich to Innsbruck

$113 - $198

3 alternative options

Bus  •  13 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Piedimulera to Malpensa Airport T1
  2. Take the bus from Milano Malpensa Airport to Bolzano
  3. Take the bus from Bozen to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße 095 / ...

$119 - $174

Drive  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Zermatt to Innsbruck 273.3 miles

$55 - $85

Train, fly  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Visp to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Munich (MUC) ZRH - MUC
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf

$219 - $536

What companies run services between Zermatt, Switzerland and Innsbruck, Austria?

You can take a train from Zermatt to Innsbruck via Visp and Zürich HB in around 8 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zermatt to Innsbruck via Macugnaga, Pecetto, Piedimulera, stazione, Piedimulera, Malpensa Airport T1, Milano Malpensa Airport, Bolzano, and Bozen in around 13 h 17 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
cd.cz
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zürich to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Book at
eurolines.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Piedimulera to Malpensa Airport T1
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Piedimulera to Malpensa Aeroporto, terminal 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bozen to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zermatt and Innsbruck is 311 km. The road distance is 437 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zermatt to Innsbruck is to drive which costs SFr 55 - SFr 85 and takes 6 h 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Zermatt to Innsbruck is to drive which takes 6 h 16 min and costs SFr 55 - SFr 85.

No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to Innsbruck. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Innsbruck Hbf via Visp and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 31 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 31 min to get from Zermatt to Innsbruck, including transfers.