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Duration 9h 51m
Distance 424.6 km
Average price 213€
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The average train between Chamonix and Arles takes 9h 51m and the fastest train takes 7h 21m. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Chamonix to Arles. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet
  2. Lyon Part Dieu
  3. Arles
8h 50m
88€ - 237€

Chamonix to Arles train times

Trains run five times a week between Chamonix and Arles. The service departs Chamonix at 19:55 in the evening, which arrives into Arles at 14:02. All services require a transfer, and take on average 9h 51m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Chamonix to Arles? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Chamonix to Arles. However, there are services departing from Chamonix Mont Blanc and arriving at Arles via St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet, Lyon Part Dieu, Avignon Tgv and Avignon Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 50m.

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The distance between Chamonix and Arles is 306 km. The road distance is 424.6 km.

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Chamonix to Arles train services, operated by SNCF, depart from St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet station.

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Chamonix to Arles train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Avignon Tgv station.

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There are 845+ hotels available in Arles. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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What companies run services between Chamonix and Arles?

You can take a train from Chamonix to Arles via St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet, Lyon Part Dieu, Avignon Tgv, and Avignon Centre in around 8h 50m.
Train operators
SNCF
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
28€ - 60€

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
28€ - 60€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
28€ - 40€
Rail 1st Class
35€ - 60€
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Avignon Tgv
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
27€ - 55€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
27€ - 40€
Rail 1st Class
35€ - 55€

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