How to get from Zermatt to Zurich

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Travel Information from Zermatt to Zurich

distanceDistance100 miles (161 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range£116 - £160
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £116 • 3 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £160 • 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSwiss or SBB

Travel 100 miles (161 km) by flight or train from Zermatt to Zurich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £116. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Swiss or SBB among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or train from Zermatt to Zurich.

Travel Tips: Travel from Zermatt to Zurich

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.

You can travel between Zermatt and Zurich 2 different ways: flight or train.

The cheapest way from Zermatt to Zurich is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £116 compared to other travel options to Zurich:

A train journey is usually £44 less than a journey to Zurich by plane, which costs on average £160 for the same trip.

The fastest way from Zermatt to Zurich is by flight with an average journey time of 45 min.

Other travel options between Zermatt and Zurich can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Zurich by train can take on average 3 h 15 min.

Zurich is approximately 100 miles (161 km) away from Zermatt.

The average frequency per day from Zermatt to Zurich is:

  • 16 trains a day.

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

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

  • Most travellers take a train from Zermatt, Bahnhof to Zürich HB.

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

  • Swiss can get you to Zurich by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Swiss from Zermatt to Zurich for £160 on Omio.
  • SBB can get you to Zurich by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with SBB from Zermatt to Zurich for £116 on Omio.

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

  • You'll find direct flight services to Zurich with Swiss with around direct flights every day.
  • You'll find direct train services to Zurich with with around 16 direct trains every day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Zurich 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 Zermatt to Zurich? Many Omio customers who go from Zermatt to Zurich usually extend their holiday 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 travelling from Zermatt to Zurich, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £160 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £116 one way for this trip.

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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