Duration 6h 39m
Distance 614.9 km
Average price 200€
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The average train between Paris and Chamonix takes 6h 39m and the fastest train takes 6h 32m. The train runs, on average, 2 times per week from Paris 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 via St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet

  1. Paris Gare De Lyon
  2. Chamonix
5h 58m
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102€ - 138€

Paris to Chamonix train times

Trains run twice a week between Paris Bercy and Chamonix. The earliest departure is at 06:41 in the morning, and the last departure from Paris Bercy is at 10:27 which arrives into Chamonix at 17:13. All services require a transfer at ST GERVAIS LES BAINS LE FAYET and take an average of 6h 39m. 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

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Paris Gare De Lyon and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 58m.

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The distance between Paris and Chamonix is 471 km. The road distance is 614.9 km.

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Paris to Chamonix train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Paris Gare De Lyon station.

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Paris to Chamonix train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet station.

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What companies run services between Paris and Chamonix?

TGV inOui operates a train from Paris Gare De Lyon to St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet twice a week. Tickets cost 90€ - 120€ and the journey takes 4h 50m.
Train operators
TGV inOui
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
90€ - 120€

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
90€ - 120€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
90€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 120€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
150€ - 280€

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 Paris-Gare de Lyon to St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
150€ - 280€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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