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There are 5 ways to get from Annecy to Châtel-Guyon by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the train from Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard to Lyon Part Dieu Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Riom - Châtel-Guyon Ter / ...

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Bus  •  6h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy to Lyon Perrache 766 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lyon Perrache to Clermont-Ferrand S776 / ...

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Bus, train  •  7h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy to Lyon - Perrache Bus Station BlaBlaCar Bus
  2. Take the train from Lyon Perrache to Clermont-Ferrand Ter / ...

Drive  •  3h 9m

  1. Drive from Annecy to Châtel-Guyon 310.9 km

Bus, fly  •  8h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy, Eglise Des Fins to Genève-Aéroport, gare routière
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Clermont-Ferrand (CFE) GVA - CFE

Annecy to Châtel-Guyon by train and bus

The journey time between Annecy and Châtel-Guyon is around 12h 32m and covers a distance of around 368 km. This includes an average layover time of around 8h 15m. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 37m. Operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), TGV inOui, SNCF and others, the Annecy to Châtel-Guyon service departs from Annecy and arrives in Châtel-Guyon Office de T.. Typically 10 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
4h 16m
Layover time:
8h 15m
Total time:
12h 32m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
7h 37m
Journey distance:
368 km
Services per week:
10
Cheapest price:
€99
Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
10:44
Last service departs at:
19:44

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Annecy to Châtel-Guyon train and bus schedules

Annecy → Châtel-Guyon
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Annecy to Châtel-Guyon is to bus which costs €20 - €27 and takes 6h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Annecy to Châtel-Guyon is to drive which costs €35 - €55 and takes 3h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Annecy to Châtel-Guyon. However, there are services departing from Annecy and arriving at Résidence Du Parc via Lyon Perrache, Salins Coubertin and Gare SNCF. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 40m.

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The distance between Annecy and Châtel-Guyon is 237 km. The road distance is 310.9 km.

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The best way to get from Annecy to Châtel-Guyon without a car is to train which takes 6h 30m and costs €50 - €95.

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It takes approximately 6h 30m to get from Annecy to Châtel-Guyon, including transfers.

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Annecy to Châtel-Guyon bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Annecy station.

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The best way to get from Annecy to Châtel-Guyon is to train which takes 6h 30m and costs €50 - €95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €20 - €27 and takes 6h 40m.

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There is no direct flight from Geneva Airport to Clermont-Ferrand Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 10m and has one stopover.

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Annecy to Châtel-Guyon bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Clermont-Ferrand station.

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Map of how to get from Annecy to Châtel-Guyon.
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  • Distance: 237.1 km
  • Duration: 6h 30m

What companies run services between Annecy, France and Châtel-Guyon, France?

You can take a train from Annecy to Châtel-Guyon via Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard, Lyon Part Dieu, Riom - Châtel-Guyon, and Riom - Châtel-Guyon in around 6h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Annecy to Châtel-Guyon via Lyon Perrache, Clermont-Ferrand, Salins Coubertin, and Gare SNCF in around 6h 40m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €270
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Clermont-Ferrand via Amsterdam Schiphol, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €360
Train operators
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
€30 - €55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Riom - Châtel-Guyon
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Perrache to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€65 - €120
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Aix Les Bains Le Revard to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€13 - €19
Rail 1st Class
€16 - €24
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Riom Chatel Guyon
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€22 - €40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€22 - €35
Rail 1st Class
€28 - €40
Train from Lyon Perrache to Clermont Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€27 - €40
Rail 1st Class
€35 - €55
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Annecy to Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon Perrache to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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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 - Perrache Bus Station to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Annecy to Lyon - Perrache Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
Blablabus
Transalis
Phone
+33 4 50 51 08 51
Email
commercial.crolard@transdev.com
Website
transalis.fr
Bus from Annecy, Eglise Des Fins to Genève-Aéroport, gare routière
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Transalis

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Yes, the driving distance between Annecy to Châtel-Guyon is 311 km. It takes approximately 3h 9m to drive from Annecy to Châtel-Guyon.

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KLM and Air France offer flights from Geneva Airport to Clermont-Ferrand Airport.

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