Cheapest rail ticket Zurich to Zermatt?

Cheapest rail ticket Zurich to Zermatt?

Print this page
Create an account to receive an e-mail when someone replies to this thread
Posts: 3
This thread is closed. You are welcome to log in and submit a new thread.
boggins1
boggins1
1 post
new member
Mar 4, 2018 - 6:40 PM

Please could you advise the cheapest rail tickets for 3 adults travelling from Zurich Airport to Zermatt on 30 March and back on 5 April. I find the SBB website rather confusing. Should we buy half fare travelcards AND saver day passes online in advance? I know you can buy fullprice tickets at the station on the day. Thanks.

rockoyster
rockoyster
3694 posts
expert
Mar 4, 2018 - 7:50 PM in reply to boggins1

Hello boggins1,

Guessing you are going skiing at Zermatt.

If you can get Saver Day Passes (www.myswissalps.com/on edaytravelpass/details) at lowest price of CHF 52 that would be your best bet.

No need to buy a Swiss Half Fare Card if that is your only travel.

Arno
Arno
10751 posts
expert &
moderator
Mar 4, 2018 - 8:24 PM

Another option is the Swiss Transfer Ticket. You can print those tickets at home and they're cheaper than regular tickets. Please see www.myswissalps.com/sw isstransferticket.

If you're not going there to ski and want to do some sightseeing I'd go with the Swiss Half Fare Card though. That gets you a discount on the local cableways too.

Last modified on Mar 4, 2018 - 8:26 PM by Arno

More about Swiss trains and rail passes

More on MySwissAlps.com

Swiss tips in your mailbox

Sign up to receive our newsletter and the latest forum messages. The best way to prepare for your trip!

Sign up

Get a customized itinerary for your trip

Let Swiss travel consultants create a customized itinerary. They will book your entire trip.

More
© MySwissAlps.com 2002-2018