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There are 14 ways to get from Zermatt to London by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry 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.

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Train  •  11h 31m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Lausanne 90 / ...
  2. Take the train from Lausanne to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil

£234 - £529

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Bus  •  25h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Aosta to Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon N506
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to London, Victoria Green Line Station RegioJet

£74 - £109

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Train via Geneva  •  11h 34m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Genève 90 / ...
  2. Take the train from Genève to Paris-Gare de Lyon
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil

£279 - £654

Train, bus  •  23h 42m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Zürich HB 8
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Brussels North
  3. Take the bus from Bruxelles, Nord to London 140

£122 - £230

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  11h 24m

  1. Drive from Zermatt to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London

£241 - £291

Drive, car ferry  •  13h 15m

  1. Drive from Zermatt to Dunkirk
  2. Take the car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London

£117 - £213

Train to Geneva, fly to London City  •  8h 17m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to London City (LCY) GVA - LCY

£113 - £456

Train to Geneva, fly to London Heathrow  •  8h 13m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to London Heathrow (LHR) GVA - LHR

£102 - £506

Train to Geneva, fly to London Gatwick, train  •  8h 21m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to London Gatwick (LGW) GVA - LGW
  3. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria

£111 - £704

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to London Heathrow  •  8h 29m

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz
  2. Take the train from Brig to Domodossola
  3. Take the train from Domodossola to Busto Arsizio
  4. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to London Heathrow (LHR) MXP - LHR

£90 - £584

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to London Gatwick  •  8h 32m

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz
  2. Take the train from Brig to Domodossola
  3. Take the train from Domodossola to Busto Arsizio
  4. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to London Gatwick (LGW) MXP - LGW
  5. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria

£129 - £312

Train to Geneva, fly to London Luton, train  •  8h 57m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to London Luton (LTN) GVA - LTN
  3. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL

£200 - £424

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to London Stansted  •  9h 6m

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz
  2. Take the train from Brig to Domodossola
  3. Take the train from Domodossola to Busto Arsizio
  4. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to London Stansted (STN) MXP - STN

£86 - £666

Train, train to Milan Linate, fly to London City  •  9h 34m

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale
  3. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to London City (LCY) LIN - LCY

£116 - £285

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zermatt to London is to bus which costs SFr 85 - SFr 130 and takes 25h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Zermatt to London is to train and fly which costs SFr 120 - SFr 600 and takes 8h 13m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to London. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at London St Pancras Eurostar via Visp, Lausanne, Paris Gare De Lyon and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 31m.

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The distance between Zermatt and London is 524 miles.

The best way to get from Zermatt to London without a car is to train which takes 11h 31m and costs SFr 270 - SFr 650.

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It takes approximately 11h 31m to get from Zermatt to London, including transfers.

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Zermatt to London train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Visp station.

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The best way to get from Zermatt to London is to train which takes 11h 31m and costs SFr 270 - SFr 650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 85 - SFr 130 and takes 25h 21m.

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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London is 1h behind Zermatt. It is currently 12:08 AM in Zermatt and 11:08 PM in London.

Map of how to get from Zermatt to London.
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  • Distance: 524.3 miles
  • Duration: 11h 31m

What companies run services between Zermatt, Switzerland and London, England?

You can take a train from Zermatt to London King's Cross via Visp, Lausanne, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Nord in around 11h 31m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zermatt to London Victoria via Valtournenche Breuil - Chiesa, Chatillon, Aosta, and Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon in around 25h 21m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£29 - £130
Flights from Geneva to London Gatwick via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£30 - £150
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Gatwick via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £180
Flights from Geneva to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £140
Flights from Geneva to London Luton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £150
Flights from Geneva to London Luton via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Stansted via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £230
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Stansted via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£40 - £190
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Geneva to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £500
Flights from Geneva to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £360
Flights from Geneva to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £220
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £200
Flights from Milan Linate to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£75 - £210
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £300
Flights from Geneva to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £300
Flights from Geneva to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £270
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £500
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £950
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Heathrow via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £950
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Heathrow via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£70 - £280
Flights from Milan Linate to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £280
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Geneva to London City via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£60 - £200
Flights from Milan Linate to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £120
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Geneva to London City via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£280 - £800
Flights from Milan Linate to London City via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£45 - £120
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£26 - £70
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £380
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £430
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£95 - £850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £200
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Heathrow via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£70 - £280
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £70
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Visp to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève to Paris-Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£110 - £210
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Visp to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£55 - £100
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Visp to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Brig to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £29
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£45 - £80
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Visp to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£30 - £80
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
£30 - £45
1st Class
£55 - £80
Train from Visp to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£40 - £100
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
£40 - £60
1st Class
£75 - £100
Train from Visp to Geneve-Aeroport
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£40 - £110
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
£40 - £60
1st Class
£75 - £110
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lausanne to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£80 - £110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
£80 - £95
1st Class
£85 - £110
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn
Phone
+41 (0)848 642 442
Email
railcenter@mgbahn.ch
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £50
Website
Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
2nd Class Ticket
£22 - £26
1st Class Ticket
£35 - £50
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Brig to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£19 - £26
Website
BLS AG
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Domodossola to Busto Arsizio
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
Trenord
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Domodossola to Busto Arsizio
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £12
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
£10 - £12
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £8
Off-Peak Single
£10 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Single
£15 - £22
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Aosta to Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£28 - £35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£15 - £21
Website
RegioJet
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Brussels North
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£30 - £65
Book at
eurolines.ch
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bruxelles, Nord to London
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£20 - £29
Website
Eurolines FR
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £50
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
£20 - £25
Reclining Seat
£24
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
£6
2-bed inside cabin
£35 - £50

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