Directions from Zermatt to Kandersteg

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 43 min

  1. 31-Y / ...
  2. 300

$49 - $89

Cheapest option

Train, line 511 bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. 511
  2. 300

$47 - $81

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 40 min

  1. 43.1 miles

$340 - $410

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. 43.1 miles

$9 - $13

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

You can take a train from Zermatt to Kandersteg via Brig Bahnhofplatz and Brig in around 2 h 43 min.

Train operators
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$26 - $31
1st Class Ticket
$45 - $55
Train from Zermatt to Stalden-Saas
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$16 - $20
1st Class Ticket
$28 - $34
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Brig to Kandersteg
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Other operators
Taxi from Zermatt to Kandersteg
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Estimated price
$340 - $410
Taxi Metro
Phone
+41 27 967 64 44
Taxi Matterhorn
Phone
+41 27 967 85 85
Daniel Taxi
Phone
+41 27 967 84 83
Website
taxidaniel.ch
Alphubel Taxi
Phone
+41 27 967 15 50
Website
alphubel.ch
Taxi Schaller
Phone
+41 27 967 12 12
Website
taxischaller.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zermatt and Kandersteg is 53 km. The road distance is 69 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zermatt to Kandersteg is to drive which costs SFr 9 - SFr 13 and takes 1 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Zermatt to Kandersteg is to taxi which takes 1 h 40 min and costs SFr 330 - SFr 410.

No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to Kandersteg. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Kandersteg via Brig. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 43 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to get from Zermatt to Kandersteg, including transfers.