There are 9 ways to get from Aix-en-Provence to Chamonix 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, bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Annecy
  3. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

Cheapest option

Train  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bellegarde(Ain) 7-Y / ...
  3. Take the train from Bellegarde(Ain) to St-Gervais-les-Bains

$91 - $121

7 alternative options

Bus via Lyon - Perrache Bus station  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Aix-en-Provence to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Annecy
  3. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

Bus Isilines  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Aix-en-Provence to Annecy
  2. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station Ouibus

Bus, train  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Aix-en-Provence to Valence - Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Valence Ville to Annecy
  3. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

Drive  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Aix-en-Provence to Chamonix 277.4 miles

$55 - $90

Bus to Nice, fly to Geneva, bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Aix-en-Provence to Nice - Airport
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Geneva (GVA) NCE - GVA
  3. Take the bus from Geneva - airport to Domancy

Fly Marseille to Lyon, bus  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Lyon (LYS) MRS - LYS
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Annecy
  3. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

Bus to Nice, fly to Lyon, bus  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Aix-en-Provence to Nice - Airport
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Lyon (LYS) NCE - LYS
  3. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Annecy
  4. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

What companies run services between Aix-en-Provence, France and Chamonix, France?

You can take a bus from Aix-en-Provence to Chamonix via Lyon - Perrache Bus station and Annecy in around 6 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Aix-en-Provence to Chamonix via AIX EN Pce Gare Aix TGV, Aix-en-Provence TGV, Lyon Part Dieu, Bellegarde(Ain), and St-Gervais-les-Bains in around 8 h 33 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Marseille to Lyon
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Nice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $450
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$90 - $120
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bellegarde(Ain)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $26
1st Class
$29 - $50
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Annecy
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$29 - $45
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bellegarde(Ain)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from Bellegarde(Ain) to St-Gervais-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$19 - $29
Train from Valence Ville to Annecy
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Bellegarde
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Aix-en-Provence to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Aix-en-Provence to Valence - Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Aix-en-Provence to Nice - Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - airport to Domancy
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Aix-en-Provence to Annecy
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Schedules at
isilines.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Aix-en-Provence and Chamonix is 289 km. The road distance is 444 km.

The cheapest way to get from Aix-en-Provence to Chamonix is to drive which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 4 h 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Aix-en-Provence to Chamonix is to drive which takes 4 h 33 min and costs 50€ - 75€.

No, there is no direct bus from Aix-en-Provence to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Aix-en-Provence and arriving at Chamonix Sud - Bus station via Lyon - Perrache Bus station and Annecy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 58 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 45 min to get from Aix-en-Provence to Chamonix, including transfers.