There are 10 ways to get from Paris to Montreux by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lausanne Tgv

$115 - $138

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Bercy to Genève Gare Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Montreux Eurocity / ...

$50 - $88

8 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Lausanne N799

$56 - $93

Drive  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Montreux 349.5 miles

$75 - $110

Fly Paris Orly to Geneva, train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Geneva (GVA) ORY - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux

$75 - $255

Fly Paris CDG to Geneva, train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Geneva (GVA) CDG - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux

$87 - $297

Fly Paris Orly to Mulhouse, train  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Mulhouse (MLH) ORY - MLH
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne

$134 - $453

Fly Paris Orly to Lyon, train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Lyon (LYS) ORY - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Montreux

$132 - $388

Fly Paris CDG to Lyon, train  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Lyon (LYS) CDG - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Montreux

$139 - $390

Fly Paris CDG to Basel, train  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Basel (BSL) CDG - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne

$131 - $425

What companies run services between Paris, France and Montreux, Switzerland?

TGV operates a train from Paris to Montreux every 4 hours. Tickets cost $100 - $115 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Montreux twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 8 h.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva
Avg. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Paris Orly to Mulhouse
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Paris Orly to Lyon
Avg. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Lyon
Avg. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva
Avg. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva via Zurich
Avg. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Geneva
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva via Luxembourg
Avg. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva via Brussels
Avg. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $3,500
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Lyon
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$29 - $130
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lausanne
Avg. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $115
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $115
1st Class
$130 - $190
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Montreux
Avg. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux
Avg. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Avg. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Lausanne
Avg. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
French Railways (SNCF)
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Lausanne
Avg. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris Bercy to Genève Gare
Avg. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Paris to Montreux?

The distance between Paris and Montreux is 435 km. The road distance is 559 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Paris to Montreux?

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Montreux is to bus and train which costs 70€ and takes 9 h 9 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Paris to Montreux?

The quickest way to get from Paris to Montreux is to train which takes 4 h 10 min and costs 110€.

Is there a direct train between Paris and Montreux?

No, there is no direct train from Paris to Montreux. However, there are services departing from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving at Montreux via Lausanne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

How long does it take to get from Paris to Montreux?

It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Paris to Montreux, including transfers.