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

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Train  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Annecy to Chambery-Challes-E Tgv
  2. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to St-Michel-Valloire

$51 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Annecy - Gare routière to Albertville - Gare routière 51
  2. Take the bus from Moutiers to Val Thorens T3

$23 - $34

2 alternative options

Bus via Albertville  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Annecy - Gare routière to Albertville - Gare routière 51
  2. Take the bus from Moutiers to Val Thorens T3

$33 - $48

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Annecy to Val Thorens 70.1 miles

$15 - $22

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Annecy to Val Thorens. However, there are services departing from Annecy - Gare routière and arriving at Val Thorens via Albertville and Moutiers. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

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The distance between Annecy and Val Thorens is 76 km. The road distance is 112.1 km.

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The best way to get from Annecy to Val Thorens without a car is to bus which takes 5 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 35 min to get from Annecy to Val Thorens, including transfers.

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Annecy to Val Thorens bus services, operated by Région Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, depart from Annecy - Gare routière station.

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The best way to get from Annecy to Val Thorens is to train which takes 4 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h.

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Annecy to Val Thorens bus services, operated by Altibus, arrive at Val Thorens station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Annecy to Val Thorens is 112 km. It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to drive from Annecy to Val Thorens.

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There are 2032+ hotels available in Val Thorens. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Annecy to Val Thorens.
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  • Distance: 47.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 35 min

What companies run services between Annecy, France and Val Thorens, France?

You can take a train from Annecy to Val Thorens via Chambery-Challes-E and St-Michel-Valloire in around 4 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Annecy to Val Thorens via Albertville - Gare routière, Albertville, Moutiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bains, and Moutiers in around 5 h.

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 Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$19 - $29
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to St-Michel-Valloire
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$24 - $40
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Annecy to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $21
1st Class
$28 - $33
Bus operators
Région Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Phone
+33 4 26 73 40 00
Website
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Annecy - Gare routière to Albertville - Gare routière
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Moutiers to Val Thorens
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
altibus.com

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