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Berlin to Zermatt by train

It takes an average of 12h 27m to travel from Berlin to Zermatt by train, over a distance of around 515 miles (830 km). There are normally 31 trains per day travelling from Berlin to Zermatt and tickets for this journey start from $97.25 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 10h 37m
PriceFrom $97.25
Distance515 miles (830 km)
Frequency31 trains per day
First train23:27
Last train20:28
Departure stationBerlin
Arrival stationZermatt
Changes2 changes

Berlin to Zermatt train times

Check out the next trains departing from Berlin to Zermatt for Tuesday May 25th 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
06:28 17:14 10h 46m, 4 changes
06:37 17:14 10h 37m, 5 changes
06:56 18:14 11h 18m, 3 changes
06:56 18:51 11h 55m, 2 changes
07:05 18:14 11h 9m, 5 changes
07:05 18:51 11h 46m, 4 changes
08:28 19:14 10h 46m, 4 changes
08:37 19:14 10h 37m, 5 changes
08:51 20:14 11h 23m, 2 changes
09:05 20:14 11h 9m, 4 changes

Cheap train tickets from Berlin to Zermatt

The price of train tickets from Berlin to Zermatt starts at $97.25 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Berlin to Zermatt by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Berlin to Zermatt

Want to know more about your journey from Berlin to Zermatt? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Berlin to Zermatt take?

The average journey time by train between Berlin and Zermatt is 12 hours and 27 minutes, with around 31 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Berlin and Zermatt by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Berlin to Zermatt is 10 hours and 37 minutes.

How much does the train from Berlin to Zermatt cost?

Train tickets from Berlin to Zermatt can start from as little as $97.25 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Berlin to Zermatt?

No, there are no direct train services from Berlin to Zermatt. Travelling from Berlin to Zermatt by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Berlin to Zermatt leave?

The first train from Berlin to Zermatt leaves at 23:27. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Berlin to Zermatt leave?

The last train from Berlin to Zermatt leaves at 20:28. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Berlin and Zermatt by train?

Trains travelling from Berlin to Zermatt cover a distance of around 515 miles (830 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Zermatt to Berlin.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Berlin to Zermatt for a typical week day using timetable data for 05/25/2021. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 02/07/2020 for travel on 02/07/2020 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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