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There are 3 ways to get from Zermatt to St. Anton by train or car

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Train via Zürich  •  7h 14m

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Visp Re
  2. Take the train from Visp to Zürich HB Ic8 / ...
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to St. Gallen Ec / ...

2 alternative options

Train  •  8h 23m

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Chur
  2. Take the train from Chur to Heerbrugg Ir13

Drive  •  4h 44m

  1. Drive from Zermatt to St. Anton 300.8 km
Zermatt → St. Anton
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in St. Anton is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in St. Anton is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in St. Anton is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Zermatt to St. Anton is to drive which costs SFr 35 - SFr 55 and takes 4h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Zermatt to St. Anton is to drive which costs SFr 35 - SFr 55 and takes 4h 44m.

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The distance between Zermatt and St. Anton is 206 km. The road distance is 300.8 km.

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The best way to get from Zermatt to St. Anton without a car is to train via Zürich which takes 7h 14m and costs SFr 110 - SFr 220.

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It takes approximately 7h 14m to get from Zermatt to St. Anton, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zermatt to St. Anton is 301 km. It takes approximately 4h 44m to drive from Zermatt to St. Anton.

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There are 126+ hotels available in St. Anton. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Zermatt to St. Anton.
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  • Distance: 205.9 km
  • Duration: 7h 14m

What companies run services between Zermatt, Switzerland and St. Anton, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Zermatt to St. Anton via Visp, Zürich HB, St. Gallen, St. Gallen, Bahnhof, and Heiden, Post in around 7h 14m.

Train operators
Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn
Phone
+41 (0)848 642 442
Email
railcenter@mgbahn.ch
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Zermatt to Visp
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 45
Website
Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
2nd Class Ticket
SFr 20 - SFr 25
1st Class Ticket
SFr 35 - SFr 45
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 Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 120
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Chur to Heerbrugg
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 28 - SFr 55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SBB GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 915109
Email
info@sbb-deutschland.de
Website
sbb-deutschland.de
Train from Zürich HB to St. Gallen(CH)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
SBB GmbH
Glacier Express
Phone
+41 81 288 65 65
Email
info@glacierexpress.ch
Website
glacierexpress.ch
Train from Zermatt to Chur
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
glacierexpress.ch

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