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There are 3 ways to get from Châtel-Saint-Denis to Avoriaz by train, bus, car or shuttle

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4h 16m

  1. Take the train from Vevey to Geneve Re / ...
  2. Take the bus from Geneva Bus Station to Morzine Les Prodains Bus Terminal Geneva - Les Prodains

€50 - €90

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1h 23m

  1. Drive from Châtel-Saint-Denis to Avoriaz 77.2 km

€8 - €12

Train, Private transfer  •  4h 36m

  1. Take the train from Palézieux to Genève-Aéroport Ir15 / ...
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Geneva Airport to Les Prodains

Switzerland → France
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
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This applies to arrivals from Switzerland
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Switzerland.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Avoriaz is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Avoriaz is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Avoriaz is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Switzerland from France.

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Last updated: 21 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Châtel-Saint-Denis to Avoriaz is to drive which costs SFr 9 - SFr 14 and takes 1h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Châtel-Saint-Denis to Avoriaz is to drive which costs SFr 9 - SFr 14 and takes 1h 23m.

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The distance between Châtel-Saint-Denis and Avoriaz is 38 km. The road distance is 77.2 km.

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The best way to get from Châtel-Saint-Denis to Avoriaz without a car is to train and bus which takes 4h 16m and costs SFr 55 - SFr 100.

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It takes approximately 4h 16m to get from Châtel-Saint-Denis to Avoriaz, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Châtel-Saint-Denis to Avoriaz is 77 km. It takes approximately 1h 23m to drive from Châtel-Saint-Denis to Avoriaz.

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There are 208+ hotels available in Avoriaz. Prices start at €75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Châtel-Saint-Denis to Avoriaz.
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  • Distance: 38.4 km
  • Duration: 4h 16m

What companies run services between Châtel-Saint-Denis, Switzerland and Avoriaz, France?

There is no direct connection from Châtel-Saint-Denis to Avoriaz. However, you can take the line 213 bus to Vevey, gare, take the walk to Vevey, take the train to Geneve, take the walk to Geneva Bus Station, then take the bus to Morzine Les Prodains Bus Terminal. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Avoriaz.

Train operators
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Vevey to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€27 - €50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Palézieux to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€28 - €50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Vevey to Geneve
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€24 - €65
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€24 - €35
1st Class
€45 - €65
Bus operators
Swiss Tours
Phone
+41 22 781 04 04
Website
cham-transfers.com
Bus from Geneva Bus Station to Morzine Les Prodains Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€25
Website
Swiss Tours
Alpybus
Phone
0041 (0) 22 7 232 984
Email
info@alpybus.com
Website
alpybus.com
Shuttle from Geneva Airport to Les Prodains
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
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