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There are 4 ways to get from Chambéry to Ormea by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  6h 51m

  1. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  2. Take the train from Torino Lingotto to Ceva Re

€54 - €73

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Chambéry to Turin 729
  2. Take the bus from Turin to Mondovi
  3. Take the bus from Mondovi' - Stazione Ferroviaria to Ormea - Stazione Fs 202

€20 - €30

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Chambéry to Turin 1725 / ...
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Nuova to Ceva Re

€21 - €36

Drive  •  3h 31m

  1. Drive from Chambéry to Ormea 327.5 km

€40 - €60

Chambéry to Ormea by train and bus

The journey time between Chambéry and Ormea is around 10h 17m and covers a distance of around 336 km. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 41m. Operated by TGV inOui, Trenitalia and Riviera Trasporti, the Chambéry to Ormea service departs from Chambery Challes Les Eaux and arrives in Ormea - Stazione Fs. Typically 17 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
10h 17m
Fastest journey time:
6h 41m
Journey distance:
336 km
Services per week:
17
Cheapest price:
€54
Carbon emissions:
20 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:45
Last service departs at:
17:44

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Chambéry to Ormea train and bus schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
France → Italy
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International entry into Italy from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Italy, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Canada, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Brazil, India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Italy from France

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from Australia, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Canada, Japan and United States
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of San Marino and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Italy

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Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from France.

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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 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ormea is 1500.

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

The social distance requirement in Ormea is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

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

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 27 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chambéry to Ormea is to bus which costs €20 - €30 and takes 7h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Chambéry to Ormea is to drive which costs €40 - €60 and takes 3h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chambéry to Ormea. However, there are services departing from Chambéry and arriving at Ormea - Stazione Fs via Fermata 3287 - FERRUCCI, Turin and Mondovi' - Stazione Ferroviaria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 49m.

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The distance between Chambéry and Ormea is 222 km. The road distance is 327.5 km.

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The best way to get from Chambéry to Ormea without a car is to train which takes 6h 51m and costs €50 - €75.

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It takes approximately 6h 51m to get from Chambéry to Ormea, including transfers.

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Chambéry to Ormea bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Chambéry station.

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The best way to get from Chambéry to Ormea is to train which takes 6h 51m and costs €50 - €75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €20 - €30 and takes 7h 49m.

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Chambéry to Ormea bus services, operated by Riviera Trasporti, arrive at Ormea - Stazione Fs station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chambéry to Ormea is 328 km. It takes approximately 3h 31m to drive from Chambéry to Ormea.

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Map of how to get from Chambéry to Ormea.
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  • Distance: 222.5 km
  • Duration: 6h 51m

What companies run services between Chambéry, France and Ormea, Italy?

You can take a train from Chambéry to Ormea via Torino Porta Susa, Torino Lingotto, Ceva, and Ceva - Stazione Ferroviaria in around 6h 51m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chambéry to Ormea via Turin, Fermata 3287 - FERRUCCI, Turin, Mondovi, and Mondovi' - Stazione Ferroviaria in around 7h 49m.

Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€40 - €50
1st Class
€40 - €50
Trenitalia

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 Torino Lingotto to Ceva
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€13 - €14
Train from Torino Porta Nuova to Ceva
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €15
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€13 - €15
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Chambéry to Turin
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Chambéry to Torino - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Blablabus
Riviera Trasporti
Phone
0183 7001
Email
info@rivieratrasporti.it
Website
rivieratrasporti.it
Bus from Mondovi' - Stazione Ferroviaria to Ormea - Stazione Fs
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Schedules at
rivieratrasporti.it

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