There are 6 ways to get from Annecy to Avignon by train, bus, rideshare, 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 TGV  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Annecy to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Avignon TGV Tgv

$73 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Annecy to Avignon - Gare Routière Ouibus

$12 - $30

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Annecy to Avignon Centre

$50 - $75

Rideshare  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Annecy to Avignon 211.4 miles

$25

Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Annecy to Avignon 211.3 miles

$45 - $70

Bus, fly, train  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Annecy to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Marseille (MRS) LYS - MRS
  3. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV

$88 - $356

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Annecy to Avignon is to bus which costs 10€ - 26€ and takes 5 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Annecy to Avignon is to drive which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Annecy and arriving at Avignon - Gare Routière. Services depart three times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Annecy and arriving at Avignon Centre. Services depart once daily, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 29 min.

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The distance between Annecy and Avignon is 241 km. The road distance is 338 km.

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The best way to get from Annecy to Avignon without a car is to train which takes 3 h 56 min and costs 60€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to get from Annecy to Avignon, including transfers.

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Annecy to Avignon bus services, operated by Isilines, depart from Annecy station.

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Map of how to get from Annecy to Avignon.
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  • Distance: 150.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 56 min

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

You can take a train from Annecy to Avignon via Lyon Part Dieu in around 3 h 56 min. Alternatively, Isilines operates a bus from Annecy to Avignon once daily. Tickets cost $22 - $30 and the journey takes 5 h 56 min. Ouibus also services this route 3 times a week.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Marseille
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Annecy to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Annecy to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$70 - $110
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$23 - $35
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $25
1st Class
$36 - $38
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Annecy to Avignon - Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
isilines.com
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 Annecy to Avignon City Centre
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Annecy to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Annecy to Avignon
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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