There are 3 ways to get from Zermatt to Milan by train, night train or car

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Train  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz 31-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale Eurocity / ...

$61 - $109

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Train, night train  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz 31-Y / ...
  2. Take the night train from Brig to Rho Fiera Milano Ec

$58 - $101

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Zermatt to Milan 143.5 miles

$30 - $50

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No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to Milan. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Milano Centrale via Brig. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 58 min.

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The distance between Zermatt and Milan is 128 km. The road distance is 229.6 km.

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The best way to get from Zermatt to Milan without a car is to train which takes 3 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Zermatt to Milan, including transfers.

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Zermatt to Milan train services, operated by MGB, depart from Zermatt station.

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Zermatt to Milan train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Milano Centrale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zermatt to Milan is 230 km. It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to drive from Zermatt to Milan.

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There are 4063+ hotels available in Milan. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 79.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 58 min

What companies run services between Zermatt, Switzerland and Milan, Italy?

You can take a train from Zermatt to Milan via Brig Bahnhofplatz and Brig in around 3 h 58 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
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Night train from Brig to Rho Fiera Milano
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com

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