There are 6 ways to get from Briançon to Chamonix by 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.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Briançon to Oulx
  2. Take the train from Oulx-Cesana-Claviere-Sestriere to Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard Tgv
  3. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$51 - $86

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Briançon - Europe to Grenoble – Pôle multimodal 35
  2. Take the bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Annecy 739
  3. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$28 - $42

4 alternative options

Bus, train via Grenoble  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Briançon - Europe to Grenoble – Pôle multimodal 35
  2. Take the train from Grenoble to Annecy
  3. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$47 - $66

Train  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Bardonecchia to Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard Tgv
  2. Take the train from Annecy to St-Gervais-les-Bains

$80 - $108

Bus Savda  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Cesana Torinese to Torino Bolzano 275
  2. Take the bus from Torino Porta Susa Station to Chamonix 220

$42 - $69

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Briançon to Chamonix 136.5 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Briançon to Chamonix is to bus which costs 23€ - 40€ and takes 6 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Briançon to Chamonix is to drive which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Briançon and Chamonix is 115 km. The road distance is 218.4 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Briançon to Chamonix, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Briançon to Chamonix station. However, there are services departing from Briançon - Europe and arriving at Chamonix Sud - Bus station via Grenoble - Bus station and Annecy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Briançon, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France and Chamonix, France?

You can take a bus from Briançon to Chamonix via Grenoble – Pôle multimodal, Grenoble - Bus station, and Annecy in around 6 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Briançon to Chamonix via Bardonecchia, Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard, Annecy, and St-Gervais-les-Bains in around 7 h 9 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Oulx-Cesana-Claviere-Sestriere to Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $60
Train from Bardonecchia to Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $35
1st Class
$50 - $55
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 Grenoble to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Annecy to St-Gervais-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $27
1st Class
$25 - $40
Bus operators
Sadem
Phone
800.801.600
Email
Info.Sadem@arriva.it
Website
sadem.it
Bus from Briançon to Oulx
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $20
Schedules at
sadem.it
Airport Shuttle
$17 - $20
Bus from Cesana Torinese to Torino Bolzano
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $25
Schedules at
sadem.it
Airport Shuttle
$22 - $25
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 Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Briançon - Europe to Grenoble – Pôle multimodal
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
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 Grenoble to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Savda
Phone
+39 0165 36 70 11
Email
savda@savda.it
Website
savda.it
Bus from Torino Porta Susa Station to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
savda.it

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