There are 6 ways to get from Chamonix to Bern 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.

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Train via Visp  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Vallorcine to Martigny
  2. Take the train from Martigny to Visp 90
  3. Take the train from Visp to Bern 8 / ...

$70 - $124

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Bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Chamonix Sud - Bus station to Geneva - Bus station Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld Rj / ...

$10 - $29

4 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Vallorcine to Martigny
  2. Take the train from Martigny to Lausanne 90
  3. Take the train from Lausanne to Bern 1 / ...

$69 - $124

Train, bus  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Vallorcine to Martigny 83-Y
  2. Take the bus from Martigny to Bern K288

$31 - $53

Drive  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Chamonix to Bern 110.9 miles

$23 - $35

Fly, train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Zurich (ZRH) GVA - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern

$98 - $218

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The cheapest way to get from Chamonix to Bern is to bus which costs 8€ - 26€ and takes 5 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chamonix to Bern is to drive which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 2 h 6 min.

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The distance between Chamonix and Bern is 122 km. The road distance is 177.4 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Chamonix to Bern, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chamonix station to Bern. However, there are services departing from Chamonix Sud - Bus station and arriving at Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld via Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chamonix to Bern. However, there are services departing from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc and arriving at Bern via Vallorcine, Martigny and Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 47 min.

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Royal Jordanian and Swiss offer flights from Geneva Airport to Zurich Airport.

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Chamonix to Bern train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Martigny station.

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Map of how to get from Chamonix to Bern.
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  • Distance: 76.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 47 min

What companies run services between Chamonix, France and Bern, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Chamonix to Bern via Vallorcine, Martigny, and Visp in around 4 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chamonix to Bern via Geneva - Bus station and Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere in around 5 h 10 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Vallorcine to Martigny
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Martigny to Visp
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Martigny to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Chamonix Sud - Bus station to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Berne
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Martigny to Bern
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Geneva - Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Schedules at
altibus.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Chamonix to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Book at
eurolines.ch
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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