There are 10 ways to get from Bologna to Chamonix by train, bus, night bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train, bus  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Torino Porta Susa Fr / ...
  2. Take the bus from Torino Autostazione Corso Vittorio Emanuele II to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

$74 - $103

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Bus via Milan, Milan  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Milan, Milan 421 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc 472

$28 - $55

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Train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Brig to Martigny 90 / ...

$102 - $174

Bus  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc 507 / ...

$40 - $75

Night bus, bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bologna to Torino Marozzi-Marino / ...
  2. Take the bus from Torino Autostazione Corso Vittorio Emanuele II to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

$46 - $84

Drive  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Chamonix 284 miles

$65 - $100

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Geneva, shuttle  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Geneva (GVA) LIN - GVA
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud

$65 - $245

Fly Bologna to Geneva, shuttle  •  8 h 3 min

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

$90 - $292

Fly Bologna to Lyon, bus  •  7 h 48 min

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

$79 - $315

Train to Venice, fly to Geneva, shuttle  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Geneva (GVA) VCE - GVA
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud

$56 - $282

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bologna, Bologna and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 9 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bologna to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Bologna C.Le and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Milano Centrale, Brig, Martigny and Vallorcine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 13 min.

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The distance between Bologna and Chamonix is 384 km. The road distance is 454.5 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Chamonix without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to get from Bologna to Chamonix, including transfers.

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Bologna to Chamonix bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bologna, Bologna station.

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Bologna to Chamonix train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Bologna C.Le station.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Chamonix is to train which takes 7 h 13 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Milan Linate Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Bologna to Chamonix bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc station.

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Map of how to get from Bologna to Chamonix.
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  • Distance: 240.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 7 min

What companies run services between Bologna, Italy and Chamonix, France?

You can take a train from Bologna to Chamonix via Milano Centrale, Brig, Martigny, and Vallorcine in around 7 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bologna to Chamonix via Milan, Milan in around 7 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bologna to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Bologna to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bologna to Geneva via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from Venice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Bologna to Geneva via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bologna to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bologna to Geneva via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Bologna to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bologna to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bologna to Geneva via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bologna to Geneva via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Bologna to Geneva via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $2,400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Martigny
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
RegionalAlps
Website
regionalps.ch
Train from Brig to Martigny
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
regionalps.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs to Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
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 Bologna to Milan
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Night bus from Bologna to Torino - Bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
Ouibus
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
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Night bus from Bologna to Torino
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Night bus from Bologna to Torino
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
marinobus.it
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
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
cham-transfers.com

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Bologna to Chamonix train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Martigny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bologna to Chamonix is 454 km. It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to drive from Bologna to Chamonix.

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FlexFlight ApS and Alitalia offer flights from Milan Linate Airport to Geneva Airport.

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Book your Bologna to Chamonix bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 1966+ hotels available in Chamonix. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Bologna Airport is to line 40 bus which takes 13 min and costs .

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