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Duration 2h 41m
Distance 113.2 km
Average price SFr -1
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Chamonix and Lausanne takes 2h 41m and the fastest train takes 2h 40m. There is a train service every few hours from Chamonix to Lausanne. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
  2. Vallorcine
  3. Martigny
  4. Lausanne
3h 6m

Chamonix to Lausanne train times

Trains run hourly between Chamonix and Lausanne. The earliest departure is at 19:28 in the evening, and the last departure from Chamonix is at 20:28 which arrives into Lausanne at 23:10. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 41m. 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.

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No, there is no direct train from Chamonix to Lausanne. However, there are services departing from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc and arriving at Lausanne via Vallorcine and Martigny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 6m.

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The distance between Chamonix and Lausanne is 68 km. The road distance is 113.2 km.

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Chamonix to Lausanne train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc station.

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Chamonix to Lausanne train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Lausanne station.

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