Chur to Zermatt by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 44m
  • Distance
    165 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 49m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Chur to Zermatt by train

Fast trains from Chur to Zermatt take around 5 hours and 44 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 165 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Chur and Zermatt.

1. Are there direct trains from Chur to Zermatt?

Direct trains from Chur to Zermatt have been found.

We usually find around 4 direct trains on the route from Chur to Zermatt every weekday.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from Chur to Zermatt?

The Chur to Zermatt train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 44 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Chur to Zermatt train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Zermatt is usually scheduled to depart Chur around 10:26 and the last train is around 14:16. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Chur to Zermatt train tickets?

Trains in Switzerland usually open for booking around 0 days in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Chur to Zermatt by train.

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Which train companies operate between Chur and Zermatt?

More than one train company operates on the route from Chur to Zermatt, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Glacier Express
  • InterCity
  • Intercités

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.