There are 2 ways to get from Zermatt to Riffelsee by train or foot

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Train  •  28 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt GGB to Rotenboden 118-Y

$10 - $19

1 alternative option

Walk  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Walk from Zermatt to Riffelsee 6.4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Zermatt to Riffelsee is to train which costs SFr 9 - SFr 18 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zermatt to Riffelsee is to train which costs SFr 9 - SFr 18 and takes 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zermatt GGB and arriving at Rotenboden. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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The distance between Zermatt and Riffelsee is 4 km.

The best way to get from Zermatt to Riffelsee without a car is to train which takes 28 min and costs SFr 9 - SFr 18.

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The train from Zermatt GGB to Rotenboden takes 28 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Zermatt to Riffelsee train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Rotenboden station.

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There are 1504+ hotels available in Riffelsee. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zermatt to Riffelsee.
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  • Distance: 2.8 miles
  • Duration: 28 min

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zermatt to Riffelsee hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $19 and the journey takes 28 min.

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 Zermatt GGB to Rotenboden
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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