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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 at an altitude of 4,000 metres,
with the best view of the Matterhorn and at the highest point in Switzerland – the Dufour peak at the Monte Rosa massif – the Gornergrat offers an unbelievable mountain panorama, which could not be more overwhelming. Admire the 360° all-round outlook from a viewing platform that is easy to reach, or enjoy the stay at the 3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat. If you wish, you can discover the world of the mountains, the history, the glacier and fauna and flora with the Gornergrat guides and to top it all off, visit the Riffelsee, the lake with the world famous Matterhorn reflection. The Gornergrat is also an ideal starting point for walks and for various offers such as sunrise journeys or gourmet tickets.

  • Families
  • Mountains & views
  • Hiking


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

  • 10% reduction on the journey with the public transport to Zermatt and back.
  • 10% reduction on the return journey with the cog railway Zermatt–Gornergrat and back.

Offer valid: 1 June to 25 November 2016.



  • 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 during the summer season regular service from 7 a.m to 7.24 p.m.
  • Offer not valid for travel between and including Zermatt/Randa/Täsch railway stations.
  • For information, phone 0848 642 442 or visit



Extend your visit to the region by staying overnight in a hotel.


RailAway combined offer.

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

Basel SBB









Zurich main station




Offer valid: 1 June to 25 November 2016.

Further reductions:
With the Junior travelcard:
free of charge.
With the GA travelcard: CHF 36.–, 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 May 2016.

Sales Information:
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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