How to travel from Zermatt to Zurich

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from Zermatt to Zurich

You can get from Zermatt to Zurich by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Zermatt to Zurich on Jan 30 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:13AMZermatt Bhf3h15 01:28PMZürich HB
2 transfers
10:13AMZermatt Bhf3h15 01:28PMZürich HB
2 transfers
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10:37AMZermatt Bhf3h21 01:58PMZürich HB
1 transfer
08:37AMZermatt Bhf3h21 11:58AMZürich HB
1 transfer
08:13AMZermatt Bhf3h15 11:28AMZürich HB
2 transfers

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Travel Information to Zurich from Zermatt

distanceDistance100 miles (161 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $120
fastestFastest modeFlight • $120 (€104) • 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSwiss

Travel 100 miles (161 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train from Zermatt to Zurich. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Swiss among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Zermatt to Zurich.

Travel Tips: Travel from Zermatt to Zurich

Travel Tips: Travel to Zurich 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 Zermatt to Zurich.

There are 4 ways that you can travel between Zermatt and Zurich. You can take a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Zermatt to Zurich is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $2 (€2) compared to other travel options to Zurich:

A bus is generally $118 (€102) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $120 (€104) from Zermatt to Zurich.

Taking a bus is usually $25 (€22) less than taking a train to Zurich, which costs on average $28 (€24) for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel from Zermatt to Zurich is by flight, which takes on average 50 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Zurich by bus can take on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 3 h 44 min.

The Zermatt to Zurich distance is around 100 miles (161 km).

The average frequency per day from Zermatt to Zurich is:

  • Around 13 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Zermatt to Zurich as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Trains from Zermatt to Zurich most often leave from Zermatt, Bahnhof and arrive in Zürich HB.

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

  • You can go to Zurich from Zermatt by plane with Swiss. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $120 (€104) with Swiss from Zermatt to Zurich on Omio.

Yes, there are direct routes from Zermatt to Zurich with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct flight with.
  • You can book a direct train with.

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

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

Before traveling from Zermatt to Zurich, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $2 (€2) one way for this journey.
  • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $120 (€104) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $28 (€24) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Zermatt to Zurich tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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