There are 5 ways to get from Évian-les-Bains to Chamonix by ferry, train, bus or car

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

Ferry, train  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the ferry from Evian-les-Bains CGN to Lausanne-Ouchy
  2. Take the train from Lausanne to Martigny 90
  3. Take the train from Martigny to Vallorcine

$68 - $113

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Thonon-les-Bains to Genève T71
  2. Take the bus from Geneva to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc N504 / ...

$11 - $30

3 alternative options

Line 131 bus, train  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the line 131 bus from Évian-les-Bains - Embarcadère - Côté ville to Saint-Gingolph - Plage 131
  2. Take the train from St-Gingolph to Martigny 130
  3. Take the train from Martigny to Vallorcine
  4. Take the train from Vallorcine to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

Bus Geneve Airport Shuttle  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Évian-les-Bains - Gare routière - Côté ville to Annemasse - Gare routière 141
  2. Take the bus from Genève Cornavin CFF to Chamonix Mont Blanc

$51 - $82

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Évian-les-Bains to Chamonix 71.6 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Évian-les-Bains to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Évian-les-Bains - Gare routière - Côté lac and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Thonon-les-Bains and Geneva. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 28 min.

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The distance between Évian-les-Bains and Chamonix is 57 km. The road distance is 114.5 km.

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The best way to get from Évian-les-Bains to Chamonix without a car is to ferry and train which takes 4 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Évian-les-Bains to Chamonix, including transfers.

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Évian-les-Bains to Chamonix bus services, operated by Transdev Haute-Savoie, depart from Thonon-les-Bains station.

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Évian-les-Bains to Chamonix bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Évian-les-Bains to Chamonix is 114 km. It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to drive from Évian-les-Bains to Chamonix.

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There are 1966+ hotels available in Chamonix. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Évian-les-Bains to Chamonix.
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  • Distance: 35.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 3 min

What companies run services between Évian-les-Bains, France and Chamonix, France?

You can take a bus from Évian-les-Bains to Chamonix via Thonon-les-Bains - Place des Arts, Thonon-les-Bains, Genève, and Geneva in around 4 h 28 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Martigny
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Martigny to Vallorcine
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Swiss Railways Mont-Blanc Express
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Martigny to Vallorcine
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
RegionalAlps
Website
regionalps.ch
Train from St-Gingolph to Martigny
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
regionalps.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Vallorcine to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$12 - $18
Bus operators
Région Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Phone
+33 4 26 73 40 00
Website
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Évian-les-Bains - Embarcadère - Côté ville to Saint-Gingolph - Plage
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Évian-les-Bains - Gare routière - Côté ville to Annemasse - Gare routière
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Transdev Haute-Savoie
Phone
+33 4 50 51 08 51
Website
transdevhautesavoie.com
Bus from Thonon-les-Bains to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
transdevhautesavoie.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Mont-Blanc to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
altibus.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Geneva to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Book at
eurolines.ch
Geneve Airport Shuttle
Website
gva.ch
Bus from Genève Cornavin CFF to Chamonix Mont Blanc
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
gva.ch
Ferry operators
CGN
Phone
+41 (0)900 929 929
Email
info@cgn.ch
Website
cgn.ch
Ferry from Evian-les-Bains CGN to Lausanne-Ouchy
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
cgn.ch

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