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There are 7 ways to get from Austria to Chamonix by plane, shuttle, bus, train, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Vienna to Geneva, shuttle  •  5h 47m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Geneva (GVA) VIE - GVA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud

$70 - $225

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Fly Vienna to Lyon, bus  •  8h 27m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Lyon (LYS) VIE - LYS
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$89 - $268

Train to Munich, fly to Geneva, shuttle  •  8h 56m

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Geneva (GVA) MUC - GVA
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud

$84 - $215

Train, bus  •  14h 27m

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Zürich HB Rj
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève 1 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Geneva to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc 472 / ...

$211 - $372

Bus  •  18h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Wien to Geneva
  2. Take the bus from Geneva to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc N504 / ...

$83 - $127

Night bus, bus  •  19h 52m

  1. Take the night bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Milan, Milan N468
  2. Take the bus from Milan - Lampugnano to Chamonix 220

$81 - $133

Drive  •  10h 16m

  1. Drive from Vienna to Chamonix 640.3 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Austria to Chamonix is to fly and shuttle which costs 60€ - 200€ and takes 5h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Austria to Chamonix is to fly and shuttle which costs 60€ - 200€ and takes 5h 47m.

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The distance between Austria and Chamonix is 504 km. The road distance is 1024.4 km.

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The best way to get from Austria to Chamonix without a car is to train and bus which takes 14h 27m and costs 180€ - 330€.

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It takes approximately 5h 47m to get from Austria to Chamonix, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Austria to Chamonix is 1024 km. It takes approximately 10h 16m to drive from Austria to Chamonix.

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Ethiopian Airlines, easyJet, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 2633+ hotels available in Chamonix. Prices start at $93 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Austria to Chamonix.
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  • Distance: 315 miles
  • Duration: 5h 47m

What companies run services between Austria and Chamonix, France?

You can take a bus from Vienna to Chamonix via Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2), Wien, and Geneva in around 18h 36m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Vienna to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Lyon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
Swisstours Transport SA
Phone
+41 22 781 04 04
Email
info@stts.ch
Website
cham-transfers.com
Shuttle from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
cham-transfers.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Mont-Blanc to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
altibus.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Geneva to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus from Wien to Geneva
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Book at
eurolines.ch
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