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There are 7 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chambéry by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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Fly to Geneva, bus  •  3h 50m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Geneva (GVA) BER - GVA
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - Airport to Chambéry

€42 - €134

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Fly to Lyon, train  •  3h 52m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Lyon (LYS) BER - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Chambery Challes Les Eaux

€84 - €202

Train via Frankfurt am Main  •  13h 57m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux Ter

€215 - €378

Train  •  15h 11m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Bern Ice
  2. Take the train from Bern to Genève Ic1
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Chambery Challes Les Eaux Ter

€234 - €401

Bus  •  21h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Airport BER to Lyon Perrache N1326
  2. Take the bus from Lyon Perrache to Chambéry 729 / ...

€68 - €81

Train, night train  •  19h 25m

  1. Take the train from S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf to Brandenburg, Hauptbahnhof Re1
  2. Take the night train from Brandenburg Hbf to Zuerich Hb Nj
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève Ic1 / ...
  4. Take the train from Geneve to Chambery Challes Les Eaux Ter

€189 - €315

Drive  •  10h 20m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chambéry 1203.5 km

€130 - €200

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chambéry by train

The train journey time between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Chambéry is around 12h 49m and covers a distance of around 1454 km. The fastest train normally takes 12h 47m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, Deutsche Bahn Intercity, S-Bahn Berlin and others, the Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chambéry train service departs from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arrives in Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
12h 49m
Fastest train time:
12h 47m
Train distance:
1454 km
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€242
Carbon emissions:
76 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:42
Last train departs at:
08:42

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chambéry train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Chambéry is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Chambéry is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Chambéry is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

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The cost-effective way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chambéry is to fly and bus, which costs €40 - €140 and takes 3h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chambéry is to fly and bus which costs €40 - €140 and takes 3h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chambéry. However, there are services departing from Berlin Airport BER and arriving at Chambéry via Lyon Perrache. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chambéry. However, there are services departing from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux via Berlin Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 57m.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Chambéry is 936 km. The road distance is 1203.5 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chambéry without a car is to train via Frankfurt am Main which takes 13h 57m and costs €210 - €380.

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It takes approximately 3h 50m to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chambéry, including transfers.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chambéry bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin Airport BER station.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chambéry train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chambéry is to train via Frankfurt am Main which takes 13h 57m and costs €210 - €380. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €65 - €85 and takes 21h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chambéry.
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  • Distance: 936 km
  • Duration: 3h 50m

What companies run services between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER), Germany and Chambéry, France?

You can take a train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chambéry via Berlin Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, and Lyon Part Dieu in around 13h 57m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chambéry via Lyon Perrache in around 21h 5m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €170
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €170
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€45 - €180
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Lyon via Split
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €220
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Lyon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €210
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Lyon via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€55 - €200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €330
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €330
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €270
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€55 - €220
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Lyon via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€170 - €280
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €320
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Lyon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €250
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €330
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €440
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €340
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Lyon via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €350
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €360
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Lyon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €310
Train operators
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 Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€25 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€30 - €35
1st Class
€25 - €30
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€100 - €150
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€100 - €130
1st Class
€120 - €150
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 Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV to Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Genève
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €85
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€26 - €50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€75 - €140
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€95 - €140
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Bern
Ave. Duration
9h 21m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€160 - €220
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€95 - €140
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€17 - €25
Rail 1st Class
€26 - €40
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf to Brandenburg, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
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 Geneva - Airport to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus Station to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
Blablabus
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 Geneva Airport to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin Airport BER to Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon Perrache to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chambéry bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Chambéry station.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chambéry train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chambéry is 1203 km. It takes approximately 10h 20m to drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chambéry.

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Brussels Airlines, Austrian Airlines, KLM and five other airlines offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Geneva Airport.

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