There are 6 ways to get from Milan to Chamonix by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig to Martigny 90 / ...

$97 - $141

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Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc 472

$22 - $37

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Bus Savda  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan - Lampugnano to Chamonix 220

$30 - $52

Drive  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Chamonix 151 miles

$35 - $55

Fly from Milan Linate, shuttle  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Geneva (GVA) LIN - GVA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud

$41 - $201

Fly from Milan Malpensa, shuttle  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Geneva (GVA) MXP - GVA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud

$97 - $225

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from via orefici p.za cordusio and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Brig, Martigny and Vallorcine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 11 min.

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The distance between Milan and Chamonix is 187 km. The road distance is 241.7 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Chamonix without a car is to train which takes 5 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 11 min to get from Milan to Chamonix, including transfers.

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Milan to Chamonix bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Milan, Milan station.

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Milan to Chamonix train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Milan to Chamonix is to train which takes 5 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Milan Linate Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Milan to Chamonix bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc station.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Chamonix.
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  • Distance: 116.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 11 min

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Chamonix, France?

You can take a train from Milan to Chamonix via Brig, Martigny, and Vallorcine in around 5 h 11 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Milan to Chamonix 6 times a week. Tickets cost $20 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $850
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$43 - $46
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$43 - $46
First
$66
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 Brig to Martigny
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
RegionalAlps
Website
regionalps.ch
Train from Brig to Martigny
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
regionalps.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Savda
Swisstours Transport SA
Phone
+41 22 781 04 04
Email
info@stts.ch
Website
cham-transfers.com
Shuttle from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
cham-transfers.com

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Milan to Chamonix train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Martigny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Chamonix is 242 km. It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to drive from Milan to Chamonix.

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FlexFlight ApS and Alitalia offer flights from Milan Linate Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 1966+ hotels available in Chamonix. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Linate Airport is to line 73 bus which takes 20 min and costs .

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