There are 3 ways to get from Chamonix to Lausanne by bus, train or car

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What companies run services between Chamonix, France and Lausanne, Switzerland?

FlixBus operates a bus from Chamonix to Lausanne once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Chamonix to Lausanne hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $40 and the journey takes 54 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Martigny to Lausanne
Avg. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Chamonix to Lausanne
Avg. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Chamonix to Lausanne?

The distance between Chamonix and Lausanne is 68 km. The road distance is 116 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Chamonix to Lausanne?

The cheapest way to get from Chamonix to Lausanne is to bus which costs 12€ and takes 2 h 25 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Chamonix to Lausanne?

The quickest way to get from Chamonix to Lausanne is to drive which takes 1 h 31 min and costs 15€.

Is there a direct train between Chamonix and Lausanne?

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 3 h 38 min.

Is there a direct bus between Chamonix and Lausanne?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Chamonix and arriving at Lausanne. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

How long does it take to get from Chamonix to Lausanne?

The bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Chamonix to Lausanne takes 2 h 25 min including transfers and departs once daily.