There are 8 ways to get from Aix-en-Provence to French Alps 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 59 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

$112 - $142

Cheapest option

Bus via Lyon - Perrache Bus station  •  7 h 11 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

$38 - $52

6 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 41 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

$147 - $193

Bus Isilines  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Aix-en-Provence to Annecy
  2. Take the bus from Annecy to Les Contamines-Montjoie Ouibus

$80 - $112

Bus, train  •  10 h 34 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 Les Contamines-Montjoie

$101 - $137

Drive  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Aix-en-Provence to French Alps 320.7 miles

$65 - $100

Fly from Marseille, bus  •  5 h 34 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

$95 - $362

Bus to Nice, fly, bus  •  7 h 40 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

$79 - $306

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aix-en-Provence to French Alps is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 7 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aix-en-Provence to French Alps is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 4 h 48 min.

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The distance between Aix-en-Provence and French Alps is 280 km. The road distance is 513.2 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 59 min to get from Aix-en-Provence to French Alps, including transfers.

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

You can take a bus from Aix-en-Provence to French Alps via Lyon - Perrache Bus station, Annecy, and Chamonix Sud - Bus station in around 7 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Aix-en-Provence to French Alps via Gare TGV, Aix-en-Provence TGV, Lyon Part Dieu, Bellegarde(Ain), and St-Gervais-les-Bains in around 7 h 41 min.

Airlines
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
Nouvel Air Tunisie
Website
nouvelair.com
Flights from Nice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$26 - $220
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
$30 - $36
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $36
1st Class
$50 - $60
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
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
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bellegarde(Ain)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Bellegarde(Ain) to St-Gervais-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
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
$45 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Aix-en-Provence to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Annecy to Les Contamines-Montjoie
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Aix-en-Provence to Valence - Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Aix-en-Provence to Nice - Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
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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