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About the train journey from Zürich to Visp

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The train from Zürich to Visp usually takes 2 hours 41 minutes on average to travel 131 km, although the quickest services can take as little as 1 hour 59 minutes. You can expect to find 28 trains per day running on this popular route. Good news! There are direct trains available to Visp, so you can just make yourself comfortable as soon as you board the train and just enjoy the journey. SBB are the main train operator on this route and will whisk you to Visp in no time.

To help you get the best train deals, we'll highlight the cheapest train ticket prices from Zürich to Visp in our Journey Planner. Just remember, the sooner you book your tickets, the more you'll save, as advance tickets start from $26.94.

Keep reading for more information about the train journey to Visp, including FAQs, timetables with first and last train times and tips on booking cheap train tickets. If you're ready to book, just start a search for tickets with us today.

Zürich to Visp by train

It takes an average of 2h 41m to travel from Zürich to Visp by train, over a distance of around 81 miles (131 km). There are normally 28 trains per day traveling from Zürich to Visp and tickets for this journey start from $26.94 when you book in advance.

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Last train


Departure station


Arrival station


Journey time

From 1h 59m


81 miles (131 km)


28 trains per day


Direct trains available


From $26.94

Train and bus operators


Zürich to Visp train times

Check out the next trains departing from Zürich to Visp for Tuesday Apr 4th 2023. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
09:32 11:31 1h 59m, 1 change
10:02 12:02 2h 0m, 1 change
11:02 13:02 2h 0m, direct
11:32 13:31 1h 59m, 1 change
12:02 14:02 2h 0m, 1 change
13:02 15:02 2h 0m, direct
13:32 15:31 1h 59m, 1 change
14:02 16:02 2h 0m, 1 change
15:02 17:02 2h 0m, direct
15:32 17:31 1h 59m, 1 change

SBB trains from Zürich to Visp

You can travel from Zürich to Visp on SBB trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

The Swiss rail network is operated by SBB. SBB train ticket prices are based on travel and not on the type of trains. You will find available return tickets (standard price, one way or round trip), Multiple journey tickets (for six individual trips on a pre-determined itinerary) and the City-Ticket (including a one-day transportation pass from the city of departure or arrival).

Cheap train tickets from Zürich to Visp

The price of train tickets from Zürich to Visp starts at $26.94 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 Zürich to Visp 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 Zürich to Visp

Want to know more about your journey from Zürich to Visp? 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 Zürich to Visp take?

The average journey time by train between Zürich and Visp is 2 hours and 41 minutes, with around 28 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 Zürich and Visp by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Zürich to Visp is 1 hour and 59 minutes.

How much does the train from Zürich to Visp cost?

Train tickets from Zürich to Visp can start from as little as $26.94 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 Zürich to Visp?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Zürich to Visp without having to change trains. There are 7 direct trains from Zürich to Visp each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Zürich to Visp leave?

The first train from Zürich to Visp leaves at 00:02. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Zürich to Visp leave?

The last train from Zürich to Visp leaves at 22:32. 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 Zürich and Visp by train?

Trains travelling from Zürich to Visp cover a distance of around 81 miles (131 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Visp to Zürich.

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