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Duration 8h 1m
Distance 369.2 km
Average price 192€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between Chamonix and Avignon takes 8h 1m and the fastest train takes 5h 52m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Chamonix to Avignon. 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. Avignon
7h 4m
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80€ - 197€

Chamonix to Avignon train times

Trains run six times a week between Chamonix and Avignon. The service departs Chamonix at 19:55 in the evening, which arrives into Avignon at 12:42. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 1m. 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 Avignon? 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 Avignon. However, there are services departing from Chamonix Mont Blanc and arriving at Avignon Tgv via St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet and Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 4m.

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The distance between Chamonix and Avignon is 273 km. The road distance is 369.2 km.

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

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

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What companies run services between Chamonix and Avignon?

You can take a train from Chamonix to Avignon via St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet and Lyon Part Dieu in around 7h 4m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
65€ - 120€

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet to Lyon-Part-Dieu
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
65€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
65€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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