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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Amsterdam to Geneva, bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Geneva (GVA) AMS - GVA
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - airport to Domancy

$51 - $222

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Fly Amsterdam to Lyon, bus  •  6 h 42 min

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

$61 - $219

Train to Brussels, fly to Geneva, bus  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Geneva (GVA) BRU - GVA
  3. Take the bus from Geneva - airport to Domancy

$69 - $270

Train TGV, bus  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi Tha
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Annecy
  4. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$200 - $290

Bus Isilines  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Lille Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Chamonix

$56 - $95

Train  •  12 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi Tha
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bellegarde(Ain) 7-Y / ...
  4. Take the train from Bellegarde(Ain) to St-Gervais-les-Bains

$224 - $330

Train Dutch Railways (NS), bus  •  13 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Biel/Bienne 51
  3. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Genève 5 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Chamonix City Center

$163 - $293

Bus Eurolines FR  •  18 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Lyon
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Chamonix Sud - Bus station Ouibus

$117 - $165

Drive  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Chamonix 630.7 miles

$150 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Chamonix is to bus which costs 45€ - 85€ and takes 11 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Chamonix is to fly and bus which takes 4 h 50 min and costs 40€ - 190€.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Chamonix is 731 km. The road distance is 1009 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Amsterdam to Chamonix, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and arriving at Chamonix via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 36 min.

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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 Bruxelles Midi, Lyon Part Dieu, Bellegarde(Ain) and St-Gervais-les-Bains. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 26 min.

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

You can take a bus from Amsterdam to Chamonix via Lille in around 11 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Chamonix via Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles Midi, Lyon Part Dieu, Bellegarde(Ain), and St-Gervais-les-Bains in around 12 h 26 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Brussels to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Brussels to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Flights from Brussels to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon via Nantes
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Lyon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$85 - $120
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $160
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
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

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
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
Train from Basel SBB to Biel/Bienne
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Biel/Bienne to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Geneva - airport to Domancy
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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 Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Lille
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Chamonix City Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lille to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Schedules at
isilines.com
Eurolines FR

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