There are 9 ways to get from Amsterdam to Chamonix by plane, shuttle, bus, train or car

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Fly to Geneva, shuttle  •  5h 43m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Geneva (GVA) AMS - GVA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud

58€ - 220€

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Bus  •  19h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport, Lyon - Airport N760
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station Lyon - Perrache Bus Station > Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport > Annecy > Sallanches Train Station > Chamonix Sud - Bus station

57€ - 70€

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Fly to Lyon, bus  •  7h 58m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Lyon (LYS) AMS - LYS
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

66€ - 227€

Fly to Turin, bus  •  10h 23m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Turin (TRN) AMS - TRN
  2. Take the bus from Turin Airport to Courmayeur - P. le Monte Bianco

93€ - 433€

Train, bus  •  9h 58m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Geneve Tgv
  3. Take the bus from Geneva Bus Station to Chamonix Sud Bus Station

198€ - 345€

Train via Lagny-sur-Marne  •  10h 45m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Marne La Vallee Chessy Thalys
  2. Take the train from Marne-la-Vallée-Chessy TGV to St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet 5-Y

265€ - 504€

Train  •  11h 20m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Lille Europe Eil
  2. Take the train from Lille-Europe to St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet 5-Y

299€ - 717€

Drive  •  9h 26m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Chamonix 1008.8 km

130€ - 200€

Shuttle  •  16h 31m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Amsterdam to Aigle

179€ - 202€

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Chamonix is to bus which costs 55€ - 70€ and takes 19h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Chamonix is to fly and shuttle which costs 55€ - 220€ and takes 5h 43m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Chamonix station. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Chamonix Sud - Bus station via Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Marne-la-Vallée-Chessy TGV and St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 45m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Chamonix is 731 km. The road distance is 1008.8 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Chamonix without a car is to train and bus which takes 9h 58m and costs 190€ - 350€.

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It takes approximately 5h 43m to get from Amsterdam to Chamonix, including transfers.

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

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Amsterdam to Chamonix train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Chamonix is to train via Lagny-sur-Marne which takes 10h 45m and costs 260€ - 550€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 55€ - 70€ and takes 19h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Chamonix.
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  • Distance: 731.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 43m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Chamonix, France?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Chamonix via Marne La Vallee Chessy, Marne-la-Vallée-Chessy TGV, and St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet in around 10h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Chamonix via Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport, Lyon - Airport and Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport in around 19h 30m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 410€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 550€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 410€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Turin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 310€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 550€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 240€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
85€ - 240€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 550€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Turin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 310€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 360€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 430€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 430€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
260€ - 650€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 240€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 250€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 440€
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
100€ - 230€
Website
Thalys
Standard
100€ - 150€
Comfort
120€ - 160€
Premium
160€ - 230€
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Marne La Vallee Chessy
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
110€ - 230€
Website
Thalys
Standard
110€ - 150€
Comfort
120€ - 160€
Premium
160€ - 230€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Geneve
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
80€ - 110€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
80€ - 95€
1st Class
90€ - 110€
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 Marne-la-Vallée-Chessy TGV to St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
150€ - 270€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lille-Europe to St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet
Ave. Duration
6h 29m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
200€ - 370€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
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
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
7€
Website
cham-transfers.com
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Blablabus
Swiss Tours
Phone
+41 22 781 04 04
Website
swisstours-transport.ch
Bus from Geneva Bus Station to Chamonix Sud Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Swiss Tours
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Geneva to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport, Lyon - Airport
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Starliner
Phone
+31 (0) 172-881316
Email
info@starliner.nl
Website
starliner.nl
Shuttle from Amsterdam to Aigle
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
160€
Book at
Starliner

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Amsterdam to Chamonix bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Chamonix Sud - Bus station.

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Amsterdam to Chamonix train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Chamonix is 1009 km. It takes approximately 9h 26m to drive from Amsterdam to Chamonix.

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Lufthansa, Swiss, KLM and easyJet offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 2201+ hotels available in Chamonix. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 6€ - 13€.

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