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There are 7 ways to get from Biarritz to Chamonix by plane, bus, shuttle, 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 to Lyon, bus  •  6h 40m

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

$58 - $253

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Fly to Geneva, shuttle  •  5h 45m

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

$104 - $270

Train via Gare Montparnasse  •  13h 46m

  1. Take the train from Biarritz to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Bellegarde(Ain) Tgv
  3. Take the train from Gare de Bellegarde-Gare to Gare de St-Gervais-L-B-Le-Fayet

$264 - $315

Train  •  16h 33m

  1. Take the train from Bayonne to Toulouse-Matabiau Ic
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Valence TGV Tgv
  3. Take the train from Valence TGV to Annecy
  4. Take the train from Annecy to St-Gervais-les-Bains

$194 - $264

Bus  •  18h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Bayonne to Geneva
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Chamonix Sud - Bus station Ouibus / ...

$80 - $116

Night bus, bus  •  16h 5m

  1. Take the night bus from Biarritz to Grenoble N716
  2. Take the bus from Grenoble-Gare-Routière to Gare de Chamonix-Mont-Blanc Chamonix-Mont-Blanc - Grenoble-Gare-Routière / ...

$77 - $119

Drive  •  9h 13m

  1. Drive from Biarritz to Chamonix 604.3 miles

$130 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Biarritz to Chamonix is to bus which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 18h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Biarritz to Chamonix is to fly and shuttle which costs 90€ - 240€ and takes 5h 45m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Biarritz to Chamonix station. However, there are services departing from Biarritz Mairie and arriving at Chamonix Sud - Bus station via Bayonne and Geneva - Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 13m.

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The distance between Biarritz and Chamonix is 719 km. The road distance is 966.8 km.

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The best way to get from Biarritz to Chamonix without a car is to train which takes 13h 46m and costs 230€ - 280€.

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It takes approximately 6h 40m to get from Biarritz to Chamonix, including transfers.

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Biarritz to Chamonix bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Bayonne station.

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The best way to get from Biarritz to Chamonix is to train which takes 13h 46m and costs 230€ - 280€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 18h 13m.

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The quickest flight from Biarritz Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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

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Map of how to get from Biarritz to Chamonix.
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  • Distance: 449.4 miles
  • Duration: 6h 40m

What companies run services between Biarritz, France and Chamonix, France?

You can take a train from Biarritz to Chamonix via Biarritz Gare, Biarritz, Paris Montparnasse, Gare Montparnasse, Gare De Lyon - Diderot, Paris Gare de Lyon, Bellegarde(Ain), Gare de Bellegarde-Gare, Gare de St-Gervais-L-B-Le-Fayet, and St-Gervais-les-Bains in around 13h 46m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Biarritz to Chamonix via Bayonne Mairie, Bayonne, and Geneva - Bus station in around 18h 13m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Biarritz to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $460
Flights from Biarritz to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Biarritz to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $460
Flights from Biarritz to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $460
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Biarritz to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Biarritz to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $260
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Biarritz to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$190 - $280
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Bellegarde(Ain)
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $105
1st Class
$120 - $180
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $180
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 Gare de Bellegarde-Gare to Gare de St-Gervais-L-B-Le-Fayet
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Bayonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$65 - $110
Train from Valence TGV to Annecy
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
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
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$24 - $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
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
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
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
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Bayonne to Geneva
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus from Geneva to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Book at
eurolines.ch
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 Geneva to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Biarritz to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
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 - $20
Schedules at
altibus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Biarritz to Chamonix is 967 km. It takes approximately 9h 13m to drive from Biarritz to Chamonix.

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easyJet, Air France and Hop! offer flights from Biarritz Airport to Lyon Airport.

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There are 2540+ hotels available in Chamonix. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Biarritz to Biarritz Airport is to bus which takes 15m and costs 1€.

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