Basel to Zermatt train

Fri, 24 May
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Cheap train tickets from Basel to Zermatt

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Basel to Zermatt is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
SBB
10:563h18
Basel SBB
14:14Zermatt Bhf
£1071One-way
1 change
Cheapest
SBB
09:563h18
Basel SBB
13:14Zermatt Bhf
£1071One-way
2 changes
SBB
08:563h18
Basel SBB
12:14Zermatt Bhf
£1361One-way
2 changes
SBB
10:283h23
Basel SBB
13:51Zermatt Bhf
£1361One-way
1 change
SBB
08:283h23
Basel SBB
11:51Zermatt Bhf
£1361One-way
1 change

Train timetableBasel to Zermatt

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 24 May
SBB
08:283h23
Basel SBB
11:51Zermatt Bhf
1 change
SBB
08:563h18
Basel SBB
12:14Zermatt Bhf
2 changes
SBB
09:563h18
Basel SBB
13:14Zermatt Bhf
2 changes
SBB
10:283h23
Basel SBB
13:51Zermatt Bhf
1 change
SBB
10:563h18
Basel SBB
14:14Zermatt Bhf
1 change

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Train times from Basel to Zermatt

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 18 m

Average

3 h 20 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

171 km

To travel from Basel to Zermatt you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
SBB
08:563h18
Basel SBB
12:14Zermatt Bhf
£1361One-way
2 changes
Fastest
SBB
10:563h18
Basel SBB
14:14Zermatt Bhf
£1071One-way
1 change
Fastest
SBB
09:563h18
Basel SBB
13:14Zermatt Bhf
£1071One-way
2 changes
SBB
10:283h23
Basel SBB
13:51Zermatt Bhf
£1361One-way
1 change
SBB
08:283h23
Basel SBB
11:51Zermatt Bhf
£1361One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Basel to Zermatt

distanceDistance106 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price£102 (€114)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersSBB or Trenitalia

Trains from Basel to Zermatt cover the 106 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 18 min with our travel partners like SBB or Trenitalia. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £52, but the average price of train tickets is £102. Travellers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Zermatt, Bahnhof.

Train providers: SBB and Trenitalia trains Basel to Zermatt

SBB and Trenitalia trains will get you between Basel and Zermatt from £51. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

SBB is the national railway company of Switzerland which operates trains to Zermatt from Basel. It operates a wide range of trains, including InterCity, InterRegio, RegioExpress, Regio, S-Bahn, and InterCityExpress. InterCity trains are the fastest, with speeds of up to 200 km/h, while Regio trains are the slowest, with speeds of up to 120 km/h. SBB also offers a variety of ticket types, such as the Swiss Travel Pass, Half-Fare Card, and Super Saver tickets. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a restaurant car. The most popular routes for SBB are from Zurich to Geneva, Basel to Bern, and Geneva to Lausanne.

Train information from Basel to Zermatt with SBB:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 18 min
  • Cheapest Price: £51
  • SBB frequency: 3 a day

FAQs: Basel to Zermatt train

FAQs: Travel by train from Basel 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.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Basel to Zermatt can start from as little as £52 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Basel to Zermatt is £102; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Basel and Zermatt is on average 3 h 18 min   for the 106 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Basel and Zermatt by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Basel to Zermatt leaves at 07: 28. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Basel to Zermatt leaves at 23: 36.
There are 3 trains a day from Basel to Zermatt which require at least one change with SBB or Trenitalia. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Basel to Zermatt train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with SBB or Trenitalia. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Basel to Zermatt to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 36.

When departing from Basel, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel St. Johann. When arriving in Zermatt, you can end your route in train stations like Zermatt, Bahnhof, Zermatt and Zermatt, Riffelalp - Hotel.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Basel SBB, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Zermatt, Bahnhof, located 0 miles (0 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Basel to Zermatt is March.
Yes, you can take a train between Basel and Zermatt.

Important Stations and Airports in Basel and Zermatt

Basel
Zermatt
Basel SBB is the most popular Basel railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Basel for your journey to Zermatt.
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Basel St. JohannParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Basel Peter-Merian
Basel MarkthalleAccessibility
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Basel IWBAccessibility
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Basel Mülhauserstrasse
Basel SolothurnerstrasseAccessibility
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Basel Badischer BahnhofParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Basel St. Jakob
Basel Barfüsserplatz
Basel St. Johanns-Tor
Basel MParcAccessibility
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Basel Grosspeterstrasse
Basel, Zoo
Basel, Bhfeingang Gundeldingen

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