How to get from Basel to Zermatt

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Travel Information between Basel and Zermatt

distanceDistance106 miles (171 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • £94 • 3 h 18 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSBB

Travel 106 miles (171 km) by train to Zermatt from Basel. SBB is the main travel provider operating this journey. Travellers can even take a direct train from Basel to Zermatt.

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Travel Basel to Zermatt by train.

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

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

The average frequency per day from Basel to Zermatt is:

  • 7 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 for travellers from Basel to Zermatt:

  • Trains from Basel to Zermatt most often leave from Basel SBB and arrive in Zermatt, Bahnhof.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Basel to Zermatt, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • SBB can take you to Zermatt by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for SBB from Basel to Zermatt for £94.

Yes, there is a direct service from Basel to Zermatt:

  • You can find 7 direct trains per day to Zermatt with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Zermatt tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this journey.

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

When planning your trip from Basel to Zermatt, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Train tickets are costing on average £94 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Basel to Zermatt online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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