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Duration 3h 13m
Distance 82.5 km
Average price 55€
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average train between Geneva and Chamonix takes 3h 13m and the fastest train takes 2h 26m. The train service runs several times per day from Geneva to Chamonix. 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. Annemasse
  2. St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet
  3. Chamonix
3h 20m
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31€ - 55€

Geneva to Chamonix train times

Trains run every three hours between Geneva and Chamonix. The earliest departure is at 07:47 in the morning, and the last departure from Geneva is at 19:47 which arrives into Chamonix at 07:13. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 13m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Genève-Eaux-Vives and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Annemasse and St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 20m.

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The distance between Geneva and Chamonix is 64 km. The road distance is 82.5 km.

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Geneva to Chamonix train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Annemasse station.

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Geneva to Chamonix train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc station.

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What companies run services between Geneva and Chamonix?

You can take a train from Geneva to Chamonix via Annemasse and St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet in around 3h 20m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 30€

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 Annemasse to St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 30€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 9€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 13€

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 Annemasse to St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 13€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
Rail 1st Class
8€ - 13€
Train from St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet to Chamonix Mont Blanc
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
2€ - 3€
Rail 1st Class
2€ - 4€

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