There are 5 ways to get from Bern to Chamonix by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train via Visp  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Visp 8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Visp to Martigny 90
  3. Take the train from Martigny to Vallorcine

$77 - $135

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Berne to Geneva - Bus station Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Chamonix City Center Ouibus

$10 - $15

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Lausanne to Martigny 90
  3. Take the train from Martigny to Vallorcine

$76 - $136

Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Bern to Martigny K288

$31 - $53

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Bern to Chamonix 110.4 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bern to Chamonix is to bus which costs SFr 10 - SFr 16 and takes 5 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bern to Chamonix is to drive which costs SFr 23 - SFr 35 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The distance between Bern and Chamonix is 122 km. The road distance is 176.7 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to get from Bern to Chamonix, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bern to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Berne and arriving at Chamonix City Center via Geneva - Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bern to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Bern and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Visp, Martigny and Vallorcine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 16 min.

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

You can take a train from Bern to Chamonix via Visp, Martigny, and Vallorcine in around 4 h 16 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bern to Chamonix twice daily. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Visp
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Martigny
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Martigny to Vallorcine
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Martigny
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Swiss Railways Mont-Blanc Express
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Martigny to Vallorcine
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bern to Martigny
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Berne to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Chamonix City Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld to Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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