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By train

The railway has direct connections in Brig and Visp to the modern narrow-gauge railway of the Matterhorn Gotthard Railway, which arrives in Zermatt after an hour and a half ride through the rugged and romantic Nicolaital valley.

The new Lötschberg base tunnel from Frutigen (BE) to Raron (VS) significantly shortens the journey time to Zermatt by train.
  • from Zurich approx. 3 h 12 travelling time
  • from Basel approx. 3 h 13 travelling time
  • from Bern approx. 2 h 07 travelling time
Zermatt is also the beginning or the end of the world-famous Glacier Express (St. Moritz / Davos - Zermatt).

For foreign travelers we recommend the following tickets:

  • Swiss Pass     
    The All in One Ticket for spontaneous. Limitless by rail, bus and ship through Switzerland.
  • Transfer Ticket  
    From the airport railway station directly to the destination and back again.


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