How to travel from Basel to Zermatt

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from Basel to Zermatt

How to get from Basel to Zermatt by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Basel to Zermatt is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

SBB
09:28AM3h23
Basel
12:51PMZermatt
$1301One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
SBB
09:28AM3h23
Basel
12:51PMZermatt
$1301One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
SBB
08:56AM3h18
Basel
12:14PMZermatt
$1411One-way
0 transfers
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SBB
09:56AM3h18
Basel
01:14PMZermatt
$1421One-way
0 transfers
SBB
07:28AM3h23
Basel
10:51AMZermatt
$1561One-way
0 transfers
SBB
07:28PM3h20
Basel
10:48PMZermatt
$1611One-way
0 transfers

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Travel Information between Basel and Zermatt

distanceDistance106 miles (171 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
priceTicket price range$67 -
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $67 (€58) • 3 h 18 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $67 (€58) • 3 h 18 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar or SBB

Take a train to travel 106 miles (171 km) to Zermatt from Basel. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar or SBB among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from Basel to Zermatt.

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Find the best trip to Zermatt from Basel with Trenitalia and SBB. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most convenient route has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

Enjoy the travel ride to Zermatt from Basel with Trenitalia, Italy’s main provider of travel services throughout the country with an impressive fleet of travel offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. The company's flagship travel are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca that can travel at speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh). Trenitalia also operates intercity, regional and night travel. Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard on long-distance travel routes. In many cases, Trenitalia travel also provide barrier-free access.

Trenitalia tickets between Basel and Zermatt are available on Omio, and you can find the best deals for them in just a few steps. Trenitalia offers three different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. Trenitalia also has discount and loyalty cards for qualified travelers, which you can use on Omio. When traveling on a Trenitalia travel to Zermatt from Basel, you can expect to travel 106 miles (171 km). Check Trenitalia’s travel times and tickets for the Basel to Zermatt trip and buy your cheap ticket on Omio today!

    FAQs: Travel from Basel to Zermatt

    FAQs: Travel to Zermatt easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Basel to Zermatt.
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    You can get from Basel to Zermatt 1 different ways: train.

    The cheapest way to travel to Zermatt from Basel is a train with an average price of $67 (€58).

    This is compared to other travel options from Basel to Zermatt:

    Taking a train costs () less than taking a bus, which average ticket prices of ().

    Taking a train costs () less than taking a ferry, which average ticket prices of ().

    A train is () less than a flight with an average ticket price of () from Basel to Zermatt.

    The fastest way to get to Zermatt from Basel is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 18 min.

    Other travel options to Zermatt take longer:

    The distance from Basel to Zermatt is approximately 106 miles (171 km).

    The average frequency per day from Basel to Zermatt is:

    • 3 trains a day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Zermatt from Basel as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Basel to Zermatt:

    • Buses from Basel to Zermatt most often leave from Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse (Bahnhof SBB) and arrive in Zermatt.
    • Trains most often depart from Basel at Basel SBB and arrive in Zermatt at Zermatt.

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Basel to Zermatt:

    • You can travel to Zermatt from Basel by train with SBB or Trenitalia. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $66 (€57) with Trenitalia from Basel to Zermatt.

    Yes, there are direct services available from Basel to Zermatt with the following travel companies:

    • Take a direct bus with.
    • Direct ferry with.
    • Direct flight with.
    • Take a direct train with.

    Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Zermatt as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Zermatt from Basel.

    Looking to extend your trip from Basel to Zermatt? Many Omio customers who go from Basel to Zermatt usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Milan, Geneva, Zurich, Interlaken or St. Moritz. If you're looking to explore Milan, Geneva, Zurich, Interlaken or St. Moritz from Zermatt, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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