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Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn – the Alpine adventure railway

The Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn (MGBahn) is the Alpine adventure railway par excellence. The line is 144 km long and leads from Zermatt to Disentis and from Andermatt to Göschenen, covering a difference in altitude of 3300 m, passing through 33 tunnels and galleries and crossing 126 bridges and viaducts en route. The lowest point of the journey is Visp, at 625 m above sea level, and the highest the Oberalppass at 2033 m above sea level.

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The Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn is an ideal partner for excursions from Zermatt to Disentis. Welcome on board!

The “Adventure Card” – adventure pure!
The 2, 3 or 5-day “Adventure Card” entitles you to free travel on both the network of the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn and all the postal buses in the Haute Valais, as well as a 50% discount on numerous funiculars and cable cars, sports and recreational facilities. And your children travel free!

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The Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn runs 365 days a year. Tickets are available for purchase at all Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn stations.