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There are 9 ways to get from Brussels to Chamonix by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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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Train, bus  •  8h 5m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Albertville Thalys
  2. Take the bus from Gare de Albertville to Gare de Chamonix-Mont-Blanc Chamonix-Mont-Blanc - Grenoble-Gare-Routière / ...

$242 - $298

Cheapest option

Fly Brussels to Lyon, bus  •  7h 40m

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

$48 - $233

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Train  •  9h 23m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
  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

$209 - $268

Bus Isilines  •  9h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Lille 328 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Chamonix

$49 - $85

Bus  •  15h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Aosta N506
  2. Take the bus from Aosta to Chamonix 220

$68 - $107

Drive  •  8h 14m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Chamonix 540 miles

$110 - $170

Fly Brussels to Geneva, shuttle  •  5h 35m

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

$49 - $200

Train to Luxembourg, fly to Geneva, shuttle  •  8h 35m

  1. Take the train from Brux./Brus.-Luxemb. to Luxembourg
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Geneva (GVA) LUX - GVA
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud

$107 - $292

Fly Brussels to Turin, bus  •  9h 17m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Turin (TRN) BRU - TRN
  2. Take the bus from Turin, Torino to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

$90 - $323

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Chamonix is to bus which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 9h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Chamonix is to fly and shuttle which costs 40€ - 180€ and takes 5h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Chamonix via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 46m.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Brussel-Zuid/Midi and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Paris Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon, Gare de Bellegarde-Gare and St-Gervais-les-Bains. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 23m.

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The distance between Brussels and Chamonix is 578 km. The road distance is 864 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Chamonix without a car is to train and bus which takes 8h 5m and costs 210€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 8h 5m to get from Brussels to Chamonix, including transfers.

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Brussels to Chamonix bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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Brussels to Chamonix train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Brussel-Zuid/Midi station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Chamonix is to train which takes 9h 23m and costs 180€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 9h 46m.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Chamonix.
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  • Distance: 361.5 miles
  • Duration: 8h 5m

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Chamonix, France?

You can take a train from Brussels to Chamonix via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, 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 9h 23m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Chamonix via Lille in around 9h 46m.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Flights from Brussels to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Flights from Brussels to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Brussels to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Brussels to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Brussels to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Albertville
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$220 - $280
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$220 - $280
1st Class
$290 - $410
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$110 - $160
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
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
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brux./Brus.-Luxemb. to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$30 - $50
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 Brussels, Brussels-North station to Lille
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Aosta
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Turin, Torino to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lille to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
7h 6m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
isilines.com
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

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

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Brussels to Chamonix bus services, operated by Isilines, arrive at Chamonix station.

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Brussels to Chamonix train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Gare de St-Gervais-L-B-Le-Fayet station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Chamonix is 864 km. It takes approximately 8h 14m to drive from Brussels to Chamonix.

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easyJet, Swiss, Lufthansa and Brussels Airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 2521+ hotels available in Chamonix. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 10m and costs 4€ - 18€.

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