There are 6 ways to get from Bordeaux to Chamonix by plane, bus, train 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  •  7 h 1 min

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

$40 - $124

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Fly to Geneva  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Geneva (GVA) BOD - GVA

$45 - $190

Train  •  13 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Montpellier Saint-Roch Ic
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Valence TGV Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Valence TGV to Annecy
  4. Take the train from Annecy to St-Gervais-les-Bains

$157 - $245

Bus  •  14 h 40 min

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

$64 - $147

Bus, train  •  15 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Annecy N706
  2. Take the train from Annecy to St-Gervais-les-Bains

$73 - $117

Drive  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Chamonix 484.7 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Chamonix is to fly and bus which costs 30€ - 110€ and takes 7 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bordeaux to Chamonix is to fly which costs 35€ - 170€ and takes 6 h 11 min.

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The distance between Bordeaux and Chamonix is 594 km. The road distance is 775.5 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 1 min to get from Bordeaux to Chamonix, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bordeaux to Chamonix station. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux and arriving at Chamonix Sud - Bus station via Geneva - Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bordeaux to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux-St-Jean and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Montpellier Saint-Roch, Valence TGV, Annecy and St-Gervais-les-Bains. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 39 min.

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There are 2000+ hotels available in Chamonix. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bordeaux to Chamonix.
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  • Distance: 371.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 1 min

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

easyJet, Swiss and Air France fly from Bordeaux to Chamonix every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bordeaux to Chamonix via Montpellier Saint-Roch, Valence TGV, Annecy, and St-Gervais-les-Bains in around 13 h 39 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Bordeaux to Lyon via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Bordeaux to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Bordeaux to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Bordeaux to Geneva via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Bordeaux to Lyon via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Train operators
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $160
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Train from Valence TGV to Annecy
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
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
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$24 - $40
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
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
Bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Bordeaux to Genève
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus from Geneva to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Book at
eurolines.ch
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Bordeaux to Genève
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
internorte.pt
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Annecy
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
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
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
altibus.com

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