There are 8 ways to get from Carcassonne to Chamonix by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train, bus  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Valence TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Valence TGV to Annecy
  3. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$108 - $133

Cheapest option

Bus via Montpellier  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Carcassonne to Montpellier
  2. Take the bus from Montpellier to Annecy
  3. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$25 - $37

6 alternative options

Train, bus via Montpellier Saint-Roch  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Annecy
  4. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$93 - $143

Train  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bellegarde(Ain) 7-Y / ...
  4. Take the train from Bellegarde(Ain) to St-Gervais-les-Bains

$100 - $158

Bus Isilines  •  11 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Carcassonne to Lyon
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Chamonix Sud - Bus station Lyon - gare routière Perrache > Annecy > Domancy > Chamonix sud - gare routière > St-Gervais-les-Bains centre > Megève > Combloux / ...

$43 - $56

Drive  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Carcassonne to Chamonix 370.3 miles

$75 - $120

Train, fly to Lyon, bus  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Lyon (LYS) TLS - LYS
  3. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Annecy
  4. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$67 - $175

Train, fly to Geneva, bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Geneva (GVA) TLS - GVA
  3. Take the bus from Geneva - airport to Domancy

$67 - $239

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

You can take a train from Carcassonne to Chamonix via Montpellier Saint-Roch, Lyon Part Dieu, Bellegarde(Ain), and St-Gervais-les-Bains in around 10 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Carcassonne to Chamonix via Montpellier and Annecy in around 10 h 24 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Toulouse to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Toulouse to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Toulouse to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Carcassonne to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
Train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $66
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $66
1st Class
$75 - $120
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bellegarde(Ain)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $27
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $29
1st Class
$43 - $44
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Valence TGV to Annecy
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$60 - $95
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Annecy
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bellegarde(Ain)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$25 - $40
Train from Bellegarde(Ain) to St-Gervais-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $19
1st Class
$19 - $30
Train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Bellegarde
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
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 Carcassonne to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Montpellier to Annecy
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Geneva - airport to Domancy
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Carcassonne to Lyon
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
isilines.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Carcassonne to Chamonix?

The distance between Carcassonne and Chamonix is 468 km. The road distance is 592 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Carcassonne to Chamonix?

The cheapest way to get from Carcassonne to Chamonix is to bus which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 10 h 24 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Carcassonne to Chamonix?

The quickest way to get from Carcassonne to Chamonix is to drive which takes 5 h 52 min and costs 65€ - 95€.

Is there a direct train between Carcassonne and Chamonix?

No, there is no direct train from Carcassonne to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Carcassonne and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Montpellier Saint-Roch, Lyon Part Dieu, Bellegarde(Ain) and St-Gervais-les-Bains. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 23 min.

Is there a direct bus between Carcassonne and Chamonix?

No, there is no direct bus from Carcassonne to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Carcassonne and arriving at Chamonix Sud - Bus station via Montpellier and Annecy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 24 min.

How long does it take to get from Carcassonne to Chamonix?

It takes approximately 8 h 3 min to get from Carcassonne to Chamonix, including transfers.