There are 8 ways to get from Barcelona to Chamonix by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly to Geneva  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Geneva (GVA) BCN - GVA

$37 - $176

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Fly to Lyon, bus  •  8 h 4 min

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

$40 - $179

Fly to Turin, bus  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Turin (TRN) BCN - TRN
  2. Take the bus from Torino Autostazione Corso Vittorio Emanuele II to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

$62 - $241

Train, bus  •  14 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Girona A / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gerona/Girona to Beziers
  3. Take the train from Beziers to Valence TGV Tgv
  4. Take the train from Valence TGV to Annecy
  5. Take the train from Annecy to St-Gervais-les-Bains

$150 - $220

Bus FlixBus  •  15 h

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Turin, Torino N740
  2. Take the bus from Torino Autostazione Corso Vittorio Emanuele II to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

$80 - $123

Bus Domo Reisen  •  15 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona Bellaterra to Genf Busbahnhof
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Chamonix Sud - Bus station Ouibus / ...

$88 - $138

Night bus, train  •  14 h 50 min

  1. Take the night bus from Barcelona City Center to Annecy Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Annecy to St-Gervais-les-Bains

$58 - $83

Drive  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Chamonix 490.4 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Chamonix is to night bus and train which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 14 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Chamonix is to fly which costs 30€ - 150€ and takes 6 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Torino Autostazione Corso Vittorio Emanuele II. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h.

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The distance between Barcelona and Chamonix is 630 km. The road distance is 784.7 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Chamonix without a car is to train and bus which takes 14 h 35 min and costs 120€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 4 min to get from Barcelona to Chamonix, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Chamonix bus services, operated by Domo Reisen, depart from Barcelona Bellaterra station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Chamonix is to fly which takes 6 h 4 min and costs 30€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 15 h.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Barcelona to Chamonix bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Chamonix Sud - Bus station.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Chamonix.
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  • Distance: 394 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 4 min

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Chamonix, France?

Swiss, easyJet and two other airlines fly from Barcelona to Chamonix every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Chamonix via Turin, Torino and Torino Autostazione Corso Vittorio Emanuele II in around 15 h.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Barcelona to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Barcelona to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $260
Flights from Barcelona to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $290
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Girona
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Beziers to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $120
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Valence TGV to Annecy
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Train from Annecy to St-Gervais-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$25 - $40
Bus operators
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
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Night bus from Barcelona City Center to Annecy
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
Ouibus
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Gerona/Girona to Beziers
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
alsa.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona to Turin, Torino
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Geneva to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Barcelona Bellaterra to Genf Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Mont-Blanc to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Schedules at
altibus.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Geneva to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Chamonix is 785 km. It takes approximately 7 h 42 min to drive from Barcelona to Chamonix.

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Vueling Airlines, Air France, Swiss and easyJet offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 1946+ hotels available in Chamonix. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 24 min and costs 1€ - 7€.

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