Scenic train route from Zermatt to Lausanne

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Jun 11, 2018 - 6:10 AM


We’ll be staying in Zermatt for a night and will stay in Lausanne for our last night before going back home the next day.

Is there a scenic route by regular train that you can suggest? I see there are options: direction Visp/Fiesch/Brig.

Thank you in advance for all the suggestions!

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Jun 11, 2018 - 11:55 AM in reply to deedee

Hi deedee,

The most direct route is changing in Visp and then going through Martigny and up to Montreux and Lausanne (about 3 hours).

If you have time, another option would be to go via Kandersteg (via the Lötschberger line) and Zweisimmen (on the Golden Pass line) but this brings your trip time up to about 7 hours.

You can use the timetable to find train schedules: https://www.myswissalp

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