Compare prices and tickets by train, coach or flight

Sat
22 Jan
£9Malta Air
Mon
24 Jan
£13Malta Air
Tue
25 Jan
£121Lufthansa Cityline

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Virgin Trains
East Coast
Cross Country
Deutsche Bahn

Overview: Train from Frankfurt am Main to Zermatt

distanceDistance285 miles (460 km)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Zermatt cover the 285 miles (460 km) long journey with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Zermatt, Bahnhof.

Train companies: Travel with Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main to Zermatt

Travel between Frankfurt am Main and Zermatt on Deutsche Bahn trains with Omio. When comparing timetables and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Deutsche Bahn

Official Deutsche Bahn tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Zermatt are available on Omio! Germany's largest railway operator offers high-quality services from Frankfurt am Main to Zermatt to cover the 285 miles (460 km) trip, and Omio shows you the best deals for DB trains between Frankfurt am Main and Zermatt on offer. Simply choose the best times and tickets (including Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares) available for you to make the journey from Frankfurt am Main to Zermatt with DB. You can also find Deutsche Bahn’s discount cards, such as the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, and use these to purchase DB tickets on Omio.

Deutsche Bahn offers a wide range of train types with different levels of comfort, amenities on offer and time needed to travel. You'll be sure to find the perfect train type to suit your needs, such as: InterCity Express (ICE) for high-speed trains, Intercity (IC) and Eurocity (EC) for express domestic and international trains, and more local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains.

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Zermatt, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Travel Tips: Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Zermatt

Travel by train 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 Frankfurt am Main to Zermatt.
FAQs

Is cross-border travel by train between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Zermatt, Switzerland allowed?

Travel by train between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Zermatt, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Zermatt from Frankfurt am Main restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Frankfurt am Main?

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Zermatt, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 20/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Frankfurt am Main to Zermatt closer to your date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Germany from Zermatt, Switzerland?

Return travel from Switzerland to Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Frankfurt am Main from Zermatt?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Zermatt?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 19/01/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Frankfurt am Main from Zermatt.

What is the distance to Zermatt from Frankfurt am Main by train?

The Frankfurt am Main to Zermatt train distance is approximately 285 miles (460 km).

What station does the Frankfurt am Main to Zermatt train leave from? Which Zermatt train station do I come into from Frankfurt am Main?

When departing from Frankfurt am Main, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. When arriving in Zermatt, you can end your route in train stations like Zermatt, Bahnhof, Zermatt, Vispa and Zermatt ZBAG-zsb.

Omio customers book a train from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf   to Zermatt, Bahnhof   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Frankfurt am Main train station to Zermatt? Where is the Zermatt train station?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and need to travel around 6.7 miles (10.8 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Zermatt most often arrive at Zermatt, Bahnhof and need to travel around 0.2 miles (322 m) from this train station to the city centre.

Which train companies should I travel with from Frankfurt am Main to Zermatt?

If you're looking for trains from Frankfurt am Main to Zermatt, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn to get you to Zermatt. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Frankfurt am Main to Zermatt route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many trains are there between Frankfurt am Main and Zermatt a day?

On average, there are 3 trains a day from Frankfurt am Main to Zermatt. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Frankfurt am Main
Zermatt
Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf is the most popular Frankfurt am Main 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 Frankfurt am Main for your journey to Zermatt.

More options for your journey from Frankfurt am Main to Zermatt

Here are some other resources that might have the information you need