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There are 4 ways to get from Annecy to Méribel by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Hotel De Ville to Gare Routiere 51
  2. Take the train from Albertville to Moûtiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bai Tgv / ...
  3. Take the bus from Gare-Routiere to Meribel-Village T4a

Cheapest option

Train  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the train from Annecy to Chambery Challes Les Eaux Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Moûtiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bai K524 / ...

€18 - €65

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Hotel De Ville to Gare Routiere 51
  2. Take the bus from Albertville to Moûtiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bai
  3. Take the bus from Gare-Routiere to Meribel-Village T4a

Drive  •  1h 20m

  1. Drive from Annecy to Méribel 89.3 km

€9 - €15

Annecy to Méribel by bus and train

The journey time between Annecy and Méribel is around 3h 58m and covers a distance of around 95 km. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 40m. Operated by Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - cars Région Haute-Savoie, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), SNCF and others, the Annecy to Méribel service departs from Hotel De Ville and arrives in Meribel-Village. Typically eight services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 58m
Fastest journey time:
3h 40m
Services per week:
8
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
9 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:20
Last service departs at:
10:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Annecy to Méribel bus and train schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Annecy → Méribel
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The cost-effective way to get from Annecy to Méribel is to drive, which costs €9 - €15 and takes 1h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Annecy to Méribel is to drive which costs €9 - €15 and takes 1h 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Annecy to Méribel. However, there are services departing from Hotel De Ville and arriving at Meribel-Village via Albertville and Gare-Routiere. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 20m.

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The distance between Annecy and Méribel is 65 km. The road distance is 89.3 km.

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The best way to get from Annecy to Méribel without a car is to bus and train which takes 3h 55m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 55m to get from Annecy to Méribel, including transfers.

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Annecy to Méribel bus services, operated by Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - cars Région Haute-Savoie, depart from Hotel De Ville station.

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The best way to get from Annecy to Méribel is to bus which takes 4h 20m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs €18 - €65 and takes 4h 20m.

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Annecy to Méribel bus services, operated by Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - cars Région Savoie, arrive at Meribel-Village station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Annecy to Méribel is 89 km. It takes approximately 1h 20m to drive from Annecy to Méribel.

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  • Distance: 64.7 km
  • Duration: 3h 55m

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

You can take a bus from Annecy to Méribel via Gare Routiere, Albertville, Moûtiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bai, and Gare-Routiere in around 4h 20m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Annecy to Méribel via Chambery Challes Les Eaux, Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux, Moûtiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bai, and Gare-Routiere in around 4h 20m.

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 Albertville to Moûtiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bai
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €25
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Moûtiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bai
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€26 - €50
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 Albertville to Moutiers Salins Brides L Bains
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€5 - €17
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€5 - €8
Rail 1st Class
€11 - €17
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
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Moutiers Salins Brides L Bains
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€10 - €16
Rail 1st Class
€18 - €26
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 Albertville to Moutiers Salins Brides L Bains
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€15 - €26
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€22 - €26
1st Class
€15 - €18
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
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Moutiers Salins Brides L Bains
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€28 - €33
1st Class
€22 - €27
Bus operators
Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - cars Région Haute-Savoie
Phone
+33 4 26 73 40 00
Website
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Hotel De Ville to Gare Routiere
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Schedules at
Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - cars Région Haute-Savoie
Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - cars Région Savoie
Phone
+33 9 70 83 90 73
Website
vente-bellesavoieexpress.fr
Bus from Gare-Routiere to Meribel-Village
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - cars Région Savoie
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Albertville to Moûtiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bai
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
SBB

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