Zermatt is car-free. Therefore, it makes the most sense to travel there by train. Arriving by train is convenient. And the train trip is beautiful, because it goes through the deepest cleft valley in Switzerland. Left and right are the highest mountains in Switzerland, including the Täschhorn, Dom and Weisshorn.
With the public transport service (SBB) to Visp, then change to the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn to Zermatt.
Zürich - Zermatt (3h 11 min)
Basel - Zermatt (3 h 14 min)
Geneva - Zermatt (3 h 34 min)
Access by car is only permitted to Täsch. From Täsch, one continues to Zermatt by train, or by taxi or limousine service as an alternative.
Täsch is 5 km from Zermatt. The road from Täsch to Zermatt is closed for public traffic, shuttle trains every 20 minutes, travel time 12 min.
An extensive taxi service from different private companies also serves guests, who prefer to travel to Zermatt by taxi. Please find detailed information on the following websites:
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Local Ski school and guide office in Zermatt