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There are 6 ways to get from Annecy to Aosta Valley by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  4h 2m

  1. Take the train from Annecy to St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet Ter
  2. Take the bus from Saint-Gervais-les-Bains - Le Fayet to Aosta 1404 / ...

€18 - €36

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station BlaBlaCar Bus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chamonix to Aosta 507 / ...

€14 - €18

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Train, bus via La Roche-sur-Foron  •  4h 19m

  1. Take the train from La Roche-sur-Foron to St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet L3 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Saint-Gervais-les-Bains - Le Fayet to Aosta 1404 / ...

€20 - €48

Bus, train  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy, Galbert to Genève-Aéroport, gare routière T72
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Martigny Re
  3. Take the bus from Martigny, gare to Aosta, Autostazione 211

Train  •  7h 15m

  1. Take the train from Aix Les Bains Le Revard to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Aosta Re

€65 - €102

Drive  •  1h 50m

  1. Drive from Annecy to Aosta 146.6 km

€18 - €27

Annecy to Aosta Valley by train and bus

The journey time between Annecy and Aosta Valley is around 10h 53m and covers a distance of around 158 km. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 48m. Operated by SNCF and FlixBus, the Annecy to Aosta Valley service departs from Annecy and arrives in Aosta. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
10h 53m
Fastest journey time:
3h 48m
Journey distance:
158 km
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€18
Carbon emissions:
13 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
16:52
Last service departs at:
17:52

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Annecy to Aosta Valley train and bus schedules

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This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Canada, Japan and United States
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of San Marino and Vatican

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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
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Aosta Valley is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Aosta Valley is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Aosta Valley is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

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

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Last updated: 20 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Annecy to Aosta Valley is to bus which costs €13 - €18 and takes 4h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Annecy to Aosta Valley is to drive which costs €18 - €27 and takes 1h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Annecy to Aosta Valley. However, there are services departing from Annecy and arriving at Aosta via Chamonix. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Annecy to Aosta Valley. However, there are services departing from Annecy and arriving at Aosta via Aix Les Bains Le Revard and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 15m.

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The distance between Annecy and Aosta Valley is 100 km. The road distance is 146.6 km.

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The best way to get from Annecy to Aosta Valley without a car is to train and bus which takes 4h 2m and costs €17 - €40.

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It takes approximately 4h 2m to get from Annecy to Aosta Valley, including transfers.

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Annecy to Aosta Valley bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Annecy station.

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Annecy to Aosta Valley train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Aix Les Bains Le Revard station.

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The best way to get from Annecy to Aosta Valley is to bus which takes 4h 5m and costs €13 - €18. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €65 - €110 and takes 7h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Annecy to Aosta Valley.
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  • Distance: 99.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 2m

What companies run services between Annecy, France and Aosta Valley, Italy?

You can take a bus from Annecy to Aosta via Chamonix in around 4h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Annecy to Aosta via Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard, Aix Les Bains Le Revard, and Torino Porta Susa in around 7h 15m.

Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Annecy to St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€11 - €28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€11 - €17
Rail 1st Class
€19 - €28
Train from La Roche Sur Foron to St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€7 - €11
Rail 1st Class
€14 - €21
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 La Roche-sur-Foron to St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €35
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Martigny
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €70
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Aix Les Bains Le Revard to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€45 - €55
1st Class
€40 - €55
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Aosta
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €17
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €17
Bus operators
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 Saint-Gervais-les-Bains - Le Fayet to Aosta
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Annecy to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Chamonix to Aosta
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
Blablabus
Transalis
Phone
+33 4 50 51 08 51
Email
commercial.crolard@transdev.com
Website
transalis.fr
Bus from Annecy, Galbert to Genève-Aéroport, gare routière
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Transalis
Service d'automobiles TMR
Phone
+41 27 721 68 40
Email
info@tmrsa.ch
Website
tmrsa.ch
Bus from Martigny, gare to Aosta, Autostazione
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
Service d'automobiles TMR

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Annecy to Aosta Valley bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Aosta station.

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Annecy to Aosta Valley train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Aosta station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Annecy to Aosta Valley is 147 km. It takes approximately 1h 50m to drive from Annecy to Aosta Valley.

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