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Train, bus  •  14h 37m

  1. Take the train from St. Gallen to Genève Ic1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu Ter / ...
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Clermont-Ferrand Ter / ...
  4. Take the bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Aumont-Aubrac B / ...

€166 - €282

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Bus  •  15h 48m

  1. Take the bus from St. Gallen train station to Lyon Perrache 106
  2. Take the bus from Lyon Perrache to Clermont-Ferrand 706 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Aumont-Aubrac B / ...

€57 - €74

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Drive  •  8h

  1. Drive from Appenzell to Aumont-Aubrac 815.4 km

€90 - €140

Train to Zurich, fly to Clermont-Ferrand, bus  •  18h 25m

  1. Take the train from Gossau SG to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Clermont-Ferrand (CFE) ZRH - CFE
  3. Take the bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Aumont-Aubrac

€147 - €394

Train to Zurich, fly to Marseille, drive  •  8h 42m

  1. Take the train from Gossau SG to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Marseille (MRS) ZRH - MRS
  3. Drive from Marseille to Aumont-Aubrac

€125 - €274

Train, train to Basel, fly to Montpellier  •  13h 34m

  1. Take the train from Gossau SG to Zürich HB
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
  3. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Montpellier (MPL) BSL - MPL
  4. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Aumont Aubrac

€116 - €431

Appenzell to Aumont-Aubrac by train and bus

The journey time between Appenzell and Aumont-Aubrac is around 17h 59m and covers a distance of around 898 km. The fastest journey normally takes 13h 11m. Services are operated by Appenzeller Bahnen, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), TGV inOui and others. Typically 19 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
17h 59m
Fastest journey time:
13h 11m
Journey distance:
898 km
Services per week:
19
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
57 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:14
Last service departs at:
23:14

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Appenzell to Aumont-Aubrac train and bus schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
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  • Face masks are mandatory
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Aumont-Aubrac is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Aumont-Aubrac is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Aumont-Aubrac is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Appenzell to Aumont-Aubrac is to bus which costs SFr 60 - SFr 80 and takes 15h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Appenzell to Aumont-Aubrac is to drive which costs SFr 95 - SFr 150 and takes 8h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Appenzell to Aumont-Aubrac. However, there are services departing from Appenzell, Bahnhof and arriving at Aumont-Aubrac via St. Gallen train station, Lyon Perrache, Salins Coubertin and Clermont-Ferrand. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 48m.

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It is 554 km from Appenzell to Aumont-Aubrac. It is approximately 815.4 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Appenzell to Aumont-Aubrac without a car is to train and bus which takes 14h 37m and costs SFr 170 - SFr 310.

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It takes approximately 14h 37m to get from Appenzell to Aumont-Aubrac, including transfers.

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Appenzell to Aumont-Aubrac bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from St. Gallen train station.

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There is no direct flight from Zurich Airport to Clermont-Ferrand Airport. The quickest flight takes 15h 50m and has one stopover.

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Appenzell to Aumont-Aubrac bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, arrive at Aumont-Aubrac station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Appenzell to Aumont-Aubrac is 815 km. It takes approximately 8h to drive from Appenzell to Aumont-Aubrac.

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  • Distance: 554.5 km
  • Duration: 14h 37m

What companies run services between Appenzell, Switzerland and Aumont-Aubrac, France?

You can take a bus from Appenzell to Aumont-Aubrac via St. Gallen, Bahnhof, St. Gallen train station, Lyon Perrache, Clermont-Ferrand, Salins Coubertin, Gare SNCF, and Clermont-Ferrand in around 15h 48m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zurich to Clermont-Ferrand via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €330
Flights from Zurich to Clermont-Ferrand via Milan Malpensa, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €340
Flights from Zurich to Clermont-Ferrand via Frankfurt, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Flights from Zurich to Clermont-Ferrand via Geneva, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €330
Flights from Zurich to Clermont-Ferrand via Amsterdam Schiphol, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zurich to Clermont-Ferrand via Amsterdam Schiphol, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €390
Flights from Zurich to Clermont-Ferrand via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €350
Flights from Zurich to Clermont-Ferrand via Frankfurt, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Flights from Zurich to Clermont-Ferrand via Geneva, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €330
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €250
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €150
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 St. Gallen to Genève
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€100 - €180
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€55 - €110
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Gossau SG to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€25 - €45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Gossau SG to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€27 - €50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€30 - €55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€20 - €30
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€20 - €23
1st Class
€25 - €30
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€30 - €35
1st Class
€24 - €29
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 Lyon Part Dieu to Clermont Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€24 - €45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€24 - €35
Rail 1st Class
€30 - €45
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Aumont Aubrac
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€30 - €70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€30 - €50
Rail 1st Class
€45 - €70
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Hugon Tourisme
Phone
04 66 49 03 81
Email
contact@hugon-tourisme.com
Website
hugon-tourisme.com
Bus from Clermont-Ferrand - Gare Sncf to Aumont - Gare
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€20 - €28
Schedules at
hugon-tourisme.com
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 St. Gallen train station to Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€26 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon Perrache to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €13
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 Lyon - Perrache Bus Station to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
Blablabus

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