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There are 3 ways to get from Abondance to Montreux by bus, ferry, train or car

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Recommended option

Line 121 bus, ferry, train

  1. Take the line 121 bus from Place Du Village to Gare Sncf - Thonon
  2. Take the ferry from Thonon-les-Bains to Lausanne-Ouchy
  3. Take the train from Lausanne to Montreux

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Line 121 bus, train

  1. Take the line 121 bus from Place Du Village to Gare Sncf - Thonon
  2. Take the train from Annemasse to Montreux

1 alternative option

Drive

  1. Drive from Abondance to Montreux

Abondance to Montreux by bus, walk, ferry, subway and train

The journey time between Abondance and Montreux is around 4h and covers a distance of around 80 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 1m. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 21m. Operated by Bus Urbain Thononais, Cgn Sa, TL Transports and others, the Abondance to Montreux service departs from Place Du Village and arrives in Montreux. Typically 20 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 58m
Layover time:
2h 1m
Total time:
4h

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 21m
Journey distance:
80 km
Services per week:
20
Cheapest price:
SFr 46
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:05
Last service departs at:
17:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Abondance to Montreux bus, walk, ferry, subway and train schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Abondance to Montreux is to drive which costs €6 - €9 and takes 51 min.

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The fastest way to get from Abondance to Montreux is to drive. Taking this option will cost €6 - €9 and takes 51 min.

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The distance between Abondance and Montreux is 22 km. The road distance is 53.4 km.

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The best way to get from Abondance to Montreux without a car is to line 121 bus and ferry and train which takes 3h 37m and costs €30 - €55.

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It takes approximately 3h 37m to get from Abondance to Montreux, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Abondance to Montreux is 53 km. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Abondance to Montreux.

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Map of how to get from Abondance to Montreux.
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  • Distance: 22.4 km
  • Duration: 3h 37m

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

There is no direct connection from Abondance to Montreux. However, you can take the line 121 bus to Gare Sncf - Thonon, take the walk to Thonon-les-Bains, take the ferry to Lausanne-Ouchy, take the walk to Lausanne, Ouchy-Olympique, take the subway to Lausanne, gare, take the walk to Lausanne, then take the train to Montreux. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Abondance to Montreux via Gare Sncf - Thonon, Thonon-les-Bains, and Annemasse in around 3h 48m.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Montreux
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 26
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Annemasse to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 28 - SFr 50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lausanne to Montreux
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 5 - SFr 17
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 5 - SFr 8
Rail 1st Class
SFr 12 - SFr 17
Train from Annemasse to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 12 - SFr 22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 12 - SFr 18
Rail 1st Class
SFr 15 - SFr 22
Bus operators
Bus Urbain Thononais
Phone
+33 4 50 26 35 35
Email
transports@cc-peva.fr
Website
leman-but.fr
Bus from Place Du Village to Gare Sncf - Thonon
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 9
Website
Bus Urbain Thononais
Ferry operators

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