Zermatt Opening Dates for Winter 2022/23 (Updated November 2022)

In Zermatt skiing is usually available 365 days a year, so Zermatt is always ‘open’ on the 21km of pistes of the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise. However, the rest of the ski area will officially open for the 2022/23 winter season on 03 December 2022.

Zermatt Winter Opening Date – 03 December 2022

The formal opening date for winter 2022/23 in Zermatt is 03 December 2022. You can view the full lift opening schedule here. Most lifts will remain open until 23 April 2023.

One of the great photo spots in Zermatt

Zermatt-Cervinia ‘Speed Opening’ Downhill

In October 2023, Zermatt and Cervinia will host the first World Cup downhill race of the season in Europe from Gobba di Rollin to Laghi Cime Bianche.

Safety Measures & International Entry Requirements

Neither masks nor proof of vaccination are required in Switzerland.

You can use the Swiss Travel Check website to review your status and any additional particular requirements that apply. You can check the latest US travel status here.

Zermatt Unplugged in 2023

Zermatt Unplugged is back from 11-15 April 2023. We will update our website with details of acts playing when they are announced.

You can find out all about Zermatt Unplugged 2022 and about the ‘Summer Weekends’ event on our website.

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New investments in Zermatt

Zermatt continues to invest in improving the already-impressive lift system. Make sure you follow our blog and social media to stay up to date on the latest lift improvements.

Accommodation in Zermatt

If you would like to come and enjoy our wonderful resort this winter, then please contact Ed or Suzanne at Matterhorn Chalets.

We can help find the right catered or self-catered chalets or apartments for you, as well as arrange every aspect of your holiday with our concierge service.

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