The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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1 h 32 m
5 h 51 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Frankfurt am Main to Zermatt without transferring at least once.
|Distance||285 miles (460 km)|
|Average train duration||13 h 31 min|
|Average train ticket price||$84 (€75)|
|Train frequency||13 a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Zermatt cover the 285 miles (460 km) long route taking on average 13 h 31 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 13 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $79 (€71), but the average price of train tickets is $84 (€75). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Zermatt, Bahnhof.
You can travel by train between Frankfurt am Main and Zermatt with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $79 (€71). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Frankfurt am Main to Zermatt train.
Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main to Zermatt train information:
Travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Zermatt, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 6/25/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Frankfurt am Main to Zermatt before traveling.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Zermatt to Frankfurt am Main is: Fully open
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
What are the requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 6/27/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Frankfurt am Main from Zermatt here.
When taking the train from Frankfurt am Main to Zermatt, you can choose to depart from train stations like Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. Your route can end in train stations such as Zermatt, Bahnhof, Zermatt, Vispa and Zermatt, Riffelalp - Hotel.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Zermatt, Bahnhof.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, which is located around 9.3 miles (15 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Zermatt, Bahnhof, located 0.2 miles (322 m) away from the city center.
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