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There are 7 ways to get from Annecy to Avallon by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train via Paris  •  7h 27m

  1. Take the train from Annecy to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Avallon Ter

118€ - 172€

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Bus  •  9h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Dijon 759
  2. Take the bus from GareSNCF ville to Gare 119

27€ - 42€

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Train  •  7h 51m

  1. Take the train from Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard to Lyon Part Dieu Ter
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Dijon Ter / ...
  3. Take the train from Dijon to Montbard Ter / ...

53€ - 119€

Bus, train  •  8h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy, Galbert to Genève-Aéroport, gare routière T72
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne Ic1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Lausanne to Dijon Ville Tgv
  4. Take the bus from GareSNCF ville to Gare 119

76€ - 113€

Train, night train, bus  •  8h 52m

  1. Take the train from Annecy to Chambery Challes Les Eaux Ter / ...
  2. Take the night train from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Dijon
  3. Take the bus from GareSNCF ville to Gare 119

95€ - 192€

Drive  •  3h 18m

  1. Drive from Annecy to Avallon 350.8 km

35€ - 60€

Bus, fly, train  •  8h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Paris CDG (CDG) LYS - CDG
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Avallon

135€ - 310€

Annecy → Avallon
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The cheapest way to get from Annecy to Avallon is to bus which costs 26€ - 45€ and takes 9h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Annecy to Avallon is to drive which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 3h 18m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Annecy to Avallon. However, there are services departing from Annecy, Galbert and arriving at Gare via Lancy-Bachet, gare, Geneva and GareSNCF ville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 18m.

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No, there is no direct train from Annecy to Avallon. However, there are services departing from Annecy and arriving at Avallon via Paris Gare De Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 27m.

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The distance between Annecy and Avallon is 244 km. The road distance is 350.8 km.

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The best way to get from Annecy to Avallon without a car is to train via Paris which takes 7h 27m and costs 110€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 7h 27m to get from Annecy to Avallon, including transfers.

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Annecy to Avallon bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Geneva station.

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Annecy to Avallon train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Annecy station.

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The best way to get from Annecy to Avallon is to train via Paris which takes 7h 27m and costs 110€ - 180€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 26€ - 45€ and takes 9h 18m.

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  • Distance: 243.9 km
  • Duration: 7h 27m

What companies run services between Annecy, France and Avallon, France?

You can take a train from Annecy to Avallon via Paris Gare De Lyon in around 7h 27m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Annecy to Avallon via Lancy-Bachet, gare, Genève, Bel-Air, Geneva, and GareSNCF ville in around 9h 18m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 160€
Train operators
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 Annecy to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
90€ - 120€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
90€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 120€
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
24€ - 28€
1st Class
30€ - 36€
Train from Dijon Ville to Montbard
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 13€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
8€ - 10€
1st Class
11€ - 13€
Train from Lausanne to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Train from Annecy to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
19€ - 30€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
26€ - 30€
1st Class
19€ - 23€
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Avallon
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
27€ - 55€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
27€ - 40€
Rail 1st Class
35€ - 55€
Train from Aix Les Bains Le Revard to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 35€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
15€ - 22€
Rail 1st Class
24€ - 35€
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 40€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
21€ - 35€
Rail 1st Class
26€ - 40€
Train from Dijon Ville to Montbard
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 14€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
Rail 1st Class
9€ - 14€
Train from Annecy to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 22€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
Rail 1st Class
15€ - 22€
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 Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Dijon
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 90€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Dijon to Montbard
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 35€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
23€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Night train from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Dijon
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
85€ - 160€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Avallon
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
65€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
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
Cars Mobigo - Côte-d'Or TRANSCO
Phone
03 80 11 29 29
Website
viamobigo.fr
Bus from GareSNCF ville to Gare
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
2€
Schedules at
Cars Mobigo - Côte-d'Or TRANSCO
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Dijon
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Annecy to Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
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 Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
Blablabus

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Annecy to Avallon bus services, operated by Cars Mobigo - Côte-d'Or TRANSCO, arrive at Gare station.

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Annecy to Avallon train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Avallon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Annecy to Avallon is 351 km. It takes approximately 3h 18m to drive from Annecy to Avallon.

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Air France offers flights from Lyon Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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