There are 11 ways to get from Zermatt to Paris 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.

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Train  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Visp to Lausanne 90
  2. Take the train from Lausanne to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

$156 - $233

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Bus  •  18 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Aosta to Paris Gallieni

$88 - $195

9 alternative options

Train via Genève  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Visp to Genève 90
  2. Take the train from Genève to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

$176 - $273

Train, bus  •  13 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Visp to Bern 8 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bern to Paris, Paris N799

$97 - $181

Drive  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Zermatt to Paris 426.1 miles

$90 - $140

Train, train to Geneva, fly to Paris Orly  •  8 h

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Visp
  2. Take the train from Visp to Genève-Aéroport
  3. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Paris Orly (ORY) GVA - ORY

$137 - $354

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Paris CDG  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Visp
  2. Take the train from Visp to Zürich Flughafen
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Paris CDG (CDG) ZRH - CDG

$163 - $445

Train, bus to Milan Malpensa, fly to Paris CDG  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz
  2. Take the bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Paris CDG (CDG) MXP - CDG

$113 - $300

Train, bus to Milan Malpensa, fly to Paris Orly  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz
  2. Take the bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Paris Orly (ORY) MXP - ORY

$117 - $329

Train, train to Milan Linate, fly to Paris Orly  •  8 h 31 min

  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 Paris Orly (ORY) LIN - ORY

$128 - $366

Train, train to Lyon, fly to Paris Orly  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Visp to Genève
  2. Take the train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
  3. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Paris Orly (ORY) LYS - ORY

$181 - $476

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to Paris. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Paris Gare de Lyon via Visp and Lausanne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 52 min.

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The distance between Zermatt and Paris is 514 km. The road distance is 681.7 km.

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The best way to get from Zermatt to Paris without a car is to train which takes 7 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 52 min to get from Zermatt to Paris, including transfers.

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Zermatt to Paris 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 Paris is to train which takes 7 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 21 min.

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Zermatt to Paris train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zermatt to Paris is 682 km. It takes approximately 7 h 24 min to drive from Zermatt to Paris.

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easyJet offers flights from Geneva Airport to Paris Orly Airport.

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  • Distance: 321.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 52 min

What companies run services between Zermatt, Switzerland and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Zermatt to Paris via Visp and Lausanne in around 7 h 52 min. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Zermatt to Paris 5 times a week. Tickets cost $85 - $130 and the journey takes 10 h 55 min. Eurolines IT also services this route 3 times a week.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Milan Linate to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Aigle Azur
Website
aigle-azur.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Pakistan International Airlines
Website
www4.piac.com.pk
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Paris CDG via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.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 Visp to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
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
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
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lausanne to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $105
1st Class
$120 - $180
Train from Genève to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $32
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $32
1st Class
$35 - $60
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
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
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
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bern to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Aosta to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Domodossola to Malpensa Airport T1
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com

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