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The Matterhorn experience: by rail up to the sunny viewing platform at an altitude of 3089 m, which can be reached all year round.

Surrounded by 29 mountains higher than four thousand metres and the highest point in Switzerland – the Dufour peak in the Monte Rosa massif – this is what the Gornergrat offers as the Matterhorn experience as such. 2015 will be the anniversary celebration of “150 years of the first ascent of the Matterhorn”: Another reason for a trip with the most attractive view of the mountain of mountains. The Gornergrat offers an overwhelming mountain panorama, a view of the mighty Gorner Glacier and is an ideal starting point for hikes.

  • Families
  • Mountains & views
  • Hiking


Thanks to the RailAway combined offer, you will benefit from:

  • 10% reduction on the train journey to Zermatt and back.
  • 10% reduction on the return journey with the funicular Zermatt–Gornergrat.

Offer valid: 1 May to 30 November 2015.



  • From Bern, travel time to Zermatt is 2 hours.
  • Stunning panorama featuring 29 peaks above 4,000 metres, including the Matterhorn and Dufourspitze.
  • Valley station is just 50 metres from the Matterhorn Gotthard railway station.
  • Snacks: You will find a limited selection at the Edelweiss-Shop. The Kulmhotel and other restaurants on the Gornergrat are closed.
  • Marked hiking trails in a unique walking paradise.

Information and tips.

  • To plan your travel: timetable
  • From Zermatt regular daily service from 8.24 a.m to 5.07 p.m.
  • Offer not valid for travel between and including Zermatt/Randa/Täsch railway stations.
  • For information, phone 0848 642 442 or visit



RailAway combined offer.

Included in the reduced combined offer price: train journey to Zermatt and back (10%), return journey with the funicular Zermatt–Gornergrat (20%). Price examples, 2nd class, in CHF.

Basel SBB









Zurich main station




Offer valid: 1 May to 30 November 2015.

Further reductions:
With the Junior travelcard:
free of charge.
With the GA travelcard: CHF 34.40, redeem reduced RailAway combined offer before travelling.

Additional information:

  • The national rail ticket is valid for 3 days,On the Passepartout regional network the offer is valid for 1 day Gornergrat route always 1 day.
  • The RailAway combined offer is also available without the Half-Fare travelcard and for 1st class.
  • The OnlineTicket is valid for 1 day for the outward journey and 1 day for the return journey within a 3-day period.

The price examples are calculated for the usual routing.
Prices include VAT. Prices and product specifications subject to modifications.
Prices effective: 1 April 2015.

In accordance with the applicable statutory provisions, the licensed carriers shall assume liability for any damage in connection with their operations. Any further liability is excluded.

Sales Information (offline):
OR art. no. 5037


You can obtain this RailAway combined offer:

  • online
  • From the Rail Service Helpdesk 0900 300 300 (CHF 1.19/min. from the Swiss fixed-line network).
  • At most ticket machines.
  • At railway station ticket counters (opening hours).
Please note: You can only obtain this reduced top offer at the points of sale given above.


Offer information:
Rail Service
0900 300 300
(CHF 1.19/min. from the Swiss fixed-line network)
or at your station.

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