Zurich Airport to Zermatt

Zurich Airport to Zermatt distance is 254 kilomters (157 miles) and it takes approximately 3 h 40 min. Switzerland Car Service offers private airport transfer for passengers arriving at Zurich airport for this route.

  • Phone +41 78 836 27 08
  • Email contact@switzerland-carservice.com

Zermatt is a car free village in Switzerland, you can reach Zermatt with the train or with a taxi to Tasch (10 min. from Zermatt) from Zurich airport. Car free means only electric cars are allowed. Zermatt is the number one ski resort in Switzerland. The most spectacular is the Matterhorn. So many people travel to Zermatt to see the Matterhorn, one of the highest summits in the alps with 4,478 meters. You can travel to Zermatt the whole year for skiing, snowboarding, hiking to visit one of the many festivals or just to spend time above in that beautiful village.

Arrival at Zurich Airport

Doesn’t matter if you arrive with the first flight or the last flight. We check your arrival here Zurich Airport, we provide 24 hour private Zurich airport transportation services from monday to sunday. The Zurich airport has 2 arrival terminals, for you it doesn`t matter at which one you arrive because all the flights from our costumers we check online.

 

FAQ About Zermatt

You can reach Zermatt from Zurich airport with taxi or train
Matterhorn, Ski Destination
The approximately driving time by car from Zurich airport to Zermatt is 3 h 30 min.

FAQ About our Zurich Airport Transfer

A airport transfer is a transportation for example from Zurich airport to a destination of choice in a sedan, minivan or minubus vehicle with a driver.
You can book our airport transfer from Zurich to Zermatt via phone, email or contact form. No registration required.
For all offered prices on the website we use Mercedes cars but since this february we offer also airport transfers with standard cars for lower rates.
Your driver will meet you after the customs in the arrivals holding your name plate.
After the booking you will receive a emergency phone nr. in case you can not find your driver.
You can pay your airport transfer after the transfer directly to the driver in cash or by credit card.

Taxi fare Chf 590

  • Fare per vehicle
  • Max. 7 passengers
  • No hidden fees
  • All inclusive price
  • Book now and pay your driver

Driving Time and Distance

Why choose our Car Service

  • Your driver will meet you after the customs in the arrivals holding your name plate
  • No need to figure out which train or bus you have to take to reach Zermatt
  • The car is only reserved for you, no shared transfer
  • Comfortable and clean vehicles
  • Fixed price without any hidden fees (no extra charges)
  • No surcharges for extra passengers
  • You can book our Zurich airport car service now and pay your driver at the drop off location
  • Your driver will check your flight arrival online, you don`t have to pay for delays

Pick up from Zurich city and around Zurich airport

If you overnight in Zurich after your flight we will pick you up at your booked hotel or apartment and get you to Zermatt for the same rate as from the airport. Below are a few hotels.

  • Ibis Budget Zurich Airport
  • Hotel Kameha Grand
  • Hilton Zurich Airport
  • Radisson Blu Zurich Airport (the nearest hotel from the airport, walking distance)

Of course you can spend also time at the Zurich airport before your pick up, there are many shops and restaurants, delicious food and fresh drinks.

Zurich Airport details

8058 Zurich Airport

Phone: +41 43 816 22 11

Zurich Airport App

Our Infographic shows you how to get to Zermatt from Zurich Airport

By Train

At the Zurich Airport you can take the train which is right at the airport, just follow the signs to the railway station from there you can get to Zermatt, for train tickets please visit this website www.sbb.ch

  1. Take the train at Zurich airport to Visp train station
  2. At Visp train station you have to change the train to Zermatt train station
  3. Take the electric car to your final destination in Zermatt
  4. Welcome to Zermatt:)

By Car

  1. Drive from Zurich airport to direction Lötschberg
  2. At Lötschberg take the car train
  3. You arrived at Täsch, from here you can choose the train or a taxi service to Zermatt train station
  4. Take the electric car to the final destination in Zermatt
  5. Welcome to Zermatt:)

You can also hire a car at Zurich airport, there are many global companies you can check the rates directly at their website but with us you can rent our Zurich car and driver services at affordable rates and you don’t have to drive yourself.

  • Sixt
  • Hertz
  • National
  • Avis
  • Budget
  • Alamo
  • Dollar Thrifty
  • Europcar

Hotels in Zermatt

5 Star Hotels

4 Star Hotels

Good to know before booking

The vehicle is only reserved for you, no shared transportation. We offer the private transfer from Zurich airport to Zermatt at a very affordable rate max 7 people. You pay per car not per person and the good thing is, you can book now and pay after the Zurich airport transfer in the car to the driver. Your private airport transfer Zurich to Zermatt starts in the arrival hall, your chauffeur will be in the arrivals holding your name plate and will take care about your luggage. Of course after the booking you will receive your drivers cell phone nr. in case it takes much longer to get to the exit or if you don’t find your driver, so you can call him anytime.

You don’t pay for delays at Zurich airport

It can happen that your flight arrives later than expected or maybe earlier, your driver will check your flight online  so you don’t have to do anything. Just relax and look forward to your comfortable pick up and airport transfer from Zurich airport to Zermatt.

The Best Way from ZRH Airport to Zermatt

Traveling – even when you are traveling for pleasure – can be stressful. Not only can airports and planes be sources of tension, but upon landing you have to navigate an unfamiliar airport surrounded by others that may speak a different language or have a different culture.

It can be especially problematic when you still have a while to go before you arrive at your destination. That is especially true if you plan to transfer from Zurich Airport to Zermatt. The entire drive is approximately 253km (157 miles), and takes just under 4 hours with minimal traffic as you travel up a long and winding mountain road.

That is why it is so important to feel like you have a car service you can trust – a car service that can take you and your entire party safely and comfortably to Zermatt, or wherever your final destination may be. For that, you should trust Switzerland Car Service, the only car service in Zurich and Zermatt that does not require a down payment to reserve your ride.

Why Hire Switzerland Car Service for Your ZRH to Zermatt Transfer

Hiring private transportation from Switzerland Car Service is the best way to make your visit to Zermatt enjoyable from the very beginning. We work to remove the stress from travel and make it more relaxing, safe, and easy. This means:

  • Fast, timely, and efficient airport pick-ups and drop-offs
  • Comfortable travel in a vehicle suited to your needs
  • Drivers familiar with the roads to Zurich, Zermatt, and surrounding areas

There is so much to love about visiting Zermatt, and we would love to take you there, with car sizes to meet the needs of your party and drivers that understand both comfort and luxury. Our car service is your personal limo vehicle, ready to bring you and your entire group to your next destination.

Why Visit Zermatt?

Zermatt is one of the top ski resorts in all of Switzerland – and possibly all of Europe as well. It is home to the world-famous Matterhorn Peak, along with a übeautiful historic town filled fine dining and ample winter and summer activities. Many people fly to Switzerland to transfer form Zurich Airport to Zermatt, and while the drive may be long, it is an experience that you will not soon forget.

More Reasons to Travel With Switzerland Car Service!

Our goal is to be more than a taxi. We want to be a luxury car service you can trust and recommend for all of your Switzerland travel needs. It is why we do not require any upfront payment to schedule your trip, and we will always go out of our way with great vehicles and excellent customer service. Reasons to choose Switzerland Car Service for your Zurich Airport transfer include:

  • Privacy and Comfort

Switzerland Car Service has a variety of standard and luxury vehicles available for transfers from Zurich Airport to Zermatt. Our vans, sedans, limousines, and minibuses are able to easily fit anywhere from one to eight people as well as their luggage. Our vehicles will include space for your skis or gear, and we can make sure that we have enough room for larger parties as well.

Comfort is also important. Not only do we make sure that our vehicles are as comfortable as possible – we also believe that you deserve to feel relaxed the whole trip. Driving in another country can be difficult because of the different traffic rules and driving habits of the locals. Renting a car is both more expensive and more stressful, neither of which are a way to start a vacation.

With a skilled driver from our car service however, all you have to do is sit back and wait for them to take you to your destination. You also won’t have to worry about the awkwardness of travelling with strangers, as we will transport only you and those in your group.

  • Convenience

With a private vehicle for transportation, you will be able to skip the often confusing and time-consuming process of navigating public transportation routes. Not only can our drivers drive you from the Zurich airport to your lodgings in Zermatt, they can take you wherever else you need to go along the way.

Our drivers are trained and knowledgeable about many cities in Switzerland and other nearby areas, so if you want a suggestion for a place to eat, or any other help getting around the city, our drivers can take you right to the front door and wait for you as long as you need us until you are done.

This convenience isn’t limited to trips to and from Zurich and Zermatt, either. We can take you to any other ski resort or city, and all of our vehicles are legally able to leave Switzerland and enter neighboring countries like France and Germany.

If you want to take a day trip outside of Switzerland, there are no extra steps or worries about getting lost or not following the right rules for international travel. Our drivers are able to handle the whole thing.

Affordable Transfer ZRH to Zermatt With No Upfront Payment

Car rentals and other forms of private transportation can be expensive in bigger cities like Zurich. However, Switzerland Car Service has very reasonable rates, especially for the quality of service you’ll receive. We have some of the lowest rates of any competing private car transport companies in the area, leaving you more money for your visit.
We are also one of the only companies that lets you book ahead of time and pay your driver when they arrive. With no required upfront payments, you can be confident that we’ll be there to pick you up and take you to your destination. You also won’t have to worry about cancellations or fees if your plans change.
If you’d like a more specific idea of what your travel needs will cost to see how it would fit into your travel budget, we are also happy to offer you a quote.

High Quality Customer Service

Our highly professional and skilled drivers will handle the travel details for you so that you can all the members of your group can focus on the purpose for the trip itself. We can start and end your trip perfectly with a ride to and from the Zurich airport, but we can also cover all your transportation needs in between that travel. This means our drivers can serve as:

  • Designated drivers
  • Navigators
  • Luggage protectors
  • Tour guides

We know that you probably want to reach your destination, and we are more than happy to take you straight there. But for some of you, it may be your first time in Zurich. Should you choose to visit anywhere else along the path, we’ll be there to help drive you comfortably.

Book Your Switzerland Car Service Zurich Airport Transport to Zermatt

If you are planning to fly into Zurich Airport for an upcoming trip to Zermatt, book your private car transport with Switzerland Car Service today.

We are one of the best car services available, whether you need a van to get from the airport to your hotel, a limousine to get to a fancy event in style, a minibus to transport your larger group comfortably from place to place, or almost any other private transportation situation you may face.

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