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There are 2 ways to get from Arolla to Chamonix by bus, train or car

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Line 381 bus, train  •  4h 43m

  1. Take the line 381 bus from Les Haudères, poste to Sion, poste/gare 381
  2. Take the train from Martigny to Vallorcine Re
  3. Take the train from Vallorcine to Chamonix Mont Blanc Ter / ...

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 42m

  1. Drive from Arolla to Chamonix 115.6 km

13€ - 20€

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The cheapest way to get from Arolla to Chamonix is to drive which costs SFr 14 - SFr 22 and takes 1h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Arolla to Chamonix is to drive which costs SFr 14 - SFr 22 and takes 1h 42m.

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The distance between Arolla and Chamonix is 48 km. The road distance is 115.6 km.

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The best way to get from Arolla to Chamonix without a car is to line 381 bus and train which takes 4h 43m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 43m to get from Arolla to Chamonix, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Arolla to Chamonix is 116 km. It takes approximately 1h 42m to drive from Arolla to Chamonix.

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There are 2713+ hotels available in Chamonix. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Arolla to Chamonix.
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  • Distance: 48.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 43m

What companies run services between Arolla, Switzerland and Chamonix, France?

There is no direct connection from Arolla to Chamonix. However, you can take the line 382 bus to Les Haudères, poste, take the line 381 bus to Sion, poste/gare, take the walk to Sion, take the train to Martigny, take the train to Vallorcine, then take the train to Chamonix Mont Blanc. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Chamonix.

Train operators
Transports de Martigny et Régions
Phone
+41 27 721 68 40
Email
info@tmrsa.ch
Website
tmrsa.ch
Train from Martigny to Vallorcine
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transports de Martigny et Régions
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Vallorcine to Chamonix Mont Blanc
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 14€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
3€ - 6€
Rail 1st Class
9€ - 14€
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 Vallorcine to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 20€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto

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