Travel from France to Switzerland is: Partially open. See details.

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Drive, train  •  2h 9m

  1. Drive from Abondance to Aigle
  2. Take the train from Aigle to Martigny Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Martigny to Le Châble R / ...

SFr 28 - SFr 58

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Drive  •  1h 14m

  1. Drive from Abondance to Verbier 81.8 km

SFr 9 - SFr 15

France → Switzerland
Partially open

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International entry into Switzerland from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Switzerland from France

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This applies to arrivals from Paris, Centre-Val de Loire, Hauts-de-France, Normandy and Pays de la Loire in France
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
France: Paris, Centre-Val de Loire, Hauts-de-France, Normandy, Pays de la Loire

This applies to arrivals from India, Nepal and United Kingdom
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: India, Nepal and United Kingdom
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United States and Vatican
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Switzerland

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Switzerland from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Verbier is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Verbier is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Verbier is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0041 58 463 00 00.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Switzerland.

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Last updated: 21 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Swiss Federal Office of Public Health.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Abondance to Verbier is to drive which costs €9 - €13 and takes 1h 14m.

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The fastest way to get from Abondance to Verbier is to drive. Taking this option will cost €9 - €13 and takes 1h 14m.

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The distance between Abondance and Verbier is 44 km. The road distance is 81.8 km.

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It takes approximately 2h 9m to get from Abondance to Verbier, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Abondance to Verbier is 82 km. It takes approximately 1h 14m to drive from Abondance to Verbier.

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There are 66+ hotels available in Verbier. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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  • Distance: 44.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 9m

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

There is no direct connection from Abondance to Verbier. However, you can take the drive to Aigle, take the train to Martigny, take the train to Le Châble, take the walk to Le Châble TV, then take the gondola to Verbier. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Verbier.

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 Aigle to Martigny
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 28
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Martigny to Le Châble
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 13 - SFr 23
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
RegionalAlps
Phone
+41 27 720 47 47
Email
info@regionalps.ch
Website
regionalps.ch
Train from Martigny to Le Châble
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 8 - SFr 17
Website
RegionalAlps
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
2nd Class Ticket
SFr 8 - SFr 10
1st Class Ticket
SFr 14 - SFr 17

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