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There are 6 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chamonix by plane, shuttle, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly, shuttle  •  3h 25m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Geneva (GVA) BER - GVA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud

€42 - €131

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Train, bus  •  14h 40m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Bern Ice
  2. Take the train from Bern to Genève Ic1
  3. Take the bus from Geneva Bus Station to Chamonix Sud Bus Station 507 / ...

€315 - €573

Train  •  15h 47m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Bern Ice
  2. Take the train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Martigny Re

€199 - €357

Bus  •  22h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin central bus station to Milan N95
  2. Take the bus from Milan to Chamonix 507 / ...

€68 - €88

Night train, train, bus  •  18h 36m

  1. Take the night train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Basel Sbb Nj
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Biel/Bienne
  3. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Genève-Aéroport Ic5 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Geneva Airport to Chamonix Sud Bus Station T74

€161 - €296

Drive  •  9h 52m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chamonix 1135 km

€120 - €190

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chamonix by train, walk and bus

The journey time between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Chamonix is around 19h 46m and covers a distance of around 1270 km. The fastest journey normally takes 16h 54m. Operated by S-Bahn Berlin, Deutsche Bahn Regional, Bahn DE and others, the Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chamonix service departs from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 and arrives in Chamonix Sud Bus Station. Typically 11 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
19h 46m
Fastest journey time:
16h 54m
Services per week:
11
Cheapest price:
€215
Carbon emissions:
72 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
01:14
Last service departs at:
10:49

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chamonix train, walk and bus schedules

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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Chamonix is 800 130 000.

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

The social distance requirement in Chamonix is 1 metre.

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

Yes, entry into Germany from France is currently restricted.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chamonix is to fly and shuttle which costs €40 - €140 and takes 3h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chamonix is to fly and shuttle which costs €40 - €140 and takes 3h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Berlin Airport BER and arriving at Chamonix via Berlin central bus station and Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Berlin Suedkreuz, Bern, Fribourg/Freiburg, Martigny and Vallorcine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 47m.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Chamonix is 863 km. The road distance is 1135 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chamonix without a car is to train and bus which takes 14h 40m and costs €310 - €600.

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It takes approximately 3h 25m to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chamonix, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chamonix is to train which takes 15h 47m and costs €190 - €360. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €65 - €90 and takes 22h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chamonix.
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  • Distance: 862.7 km
  • Duration: 3h 25m

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

You can take a train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chamonix via Berlin Suedkreuz, Bern, Fribourg/Freiburg, Martigny, and Vallorcine in around 15h 47m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chamonix via Berlin central bus station and Milan in around 22h 20m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €360
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 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €330
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 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €170
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€30 - €170
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
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €330
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Geneva via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €360
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
Train operators
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 Ostbahnhof to Bern
Ave. Duration
8h 38m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€160 - €230
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
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 Berlin Ostbahnhof to Bern
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€260 - €470
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 Fribourg/Freiburg to Martigny
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€28 - €50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Biel/Bienne
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€26 - €50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Biel/Bienne to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €80
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
10h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€70 - €95
Website
Nightjet
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
On demand
Estimated price
€7
Website
cham-transfers.com
Swiss Tours
Phone
+41 22 781 04 04
Website
cham-transfers.com
Bus from Geneva Bus Station to Chamonix Sud Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€15
Website
Swiss Tours
Bus from Geneva Airport to Chamonix Sud Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €18
Website
Swiss Tours
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 to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin central bus station to Milan
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Transalis
Phone
+33 4 50 51 08 51
Email
commercial.crolard@transdev.com
Website
transalis.fr
Bus from Genève-Aéroport, gare routière to Chamonix, Sud
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€17 - €25
Website
Transalis

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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 Chamonix bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Chamonix station.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chamonix train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Martigny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chamonix is 1135 km. It takes approximately 9h 52m to drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chamonix.

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Brussels Airlines, Air France, KLM and three other airlines offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Geneva Airport.

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Book your Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Chamonix bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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