There are 5 ways to get from Chamonix to Bonneville by bus, train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Gare de Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Gare de Bonneville Cars Bellegarde - Chamonix / ...

10€ - 14€

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Rideshare  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the rideshare from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Bonneville 57.7 km

5€

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Train  •  2h 18m

  1. Take the train from Chamonix Mont Blanc to St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Gare de St-Gervais-L-B-Le-Fayet to Gare de Bonneville Lyon - Bellegarde - Evian - St-Gervais / ...

12€ - 24€

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chamonix to Bonneville 57.8 km

70€ - 90€

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Chamonix to Bonneville 57.8 km

7€ - 11€

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The cheapest way to get from Chamonix to Bonneville is to rideshare which costs 5€ and takes 1h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Chamonix to Bonneville is to taxi which costs 70€ - 90€ and takes 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gare de Chamonix-Mont-Blanc and arriving at Gare de Bonneville. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1h 24m.

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No, there is no direct train from Chamonix to Bonneville. However, there are services departing from Chamonix Mont Blanc and arriving at Gare de Bonneville via Gare de St-Gervais-L-B-Le-Fayet. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 18m.

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The distance between Chamonix and Bonneville is 40 km. The road distance is 57.8 km.

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The best way to get from Chamonix to Bonneville without a car is to bus which takes 1h 24m and costs 10€ - 14€.

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The bus from Gare de Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Gare de Bonneville takes 1h 24m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Chamonix to Bonneville bus services, operated by SNCF Bus, depart from Gare de Chamonix-Mont-Blanc station.

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Chamonix to Bonneville train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Chamonix Mont Blanc station.

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The best way to get from Chamonix to Bonneville is to bus which takes 1h 24m and costs 10€ - 14€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 12€ - 24€ and takes 2h 18m.

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Map of how to get from Chamonix to Bonneville.
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  • Distance: 39.7 km
  • Duration: 1h 24m

What companies run services between Chamonix, France and Bonneville, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France?

SNCF Bus operates a bus from Chamonix to Bonneville once daily. Tickets cost 10€ - 14€ and the journey takes 1h 24m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chamonix to Bonneville via St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet and Gare de St-Gervais-L-B-Le-Fayet in around 2h 18m.

Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Chamonix Mont Blanc to St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 10€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
5€ - 6€
1st Class
5€ - 10€
Train from Gare de St-Gervais-L-B-Le-Fayet to Gare de Bonneville
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 14€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
7€ - 9€
1st Class
9€ - 14€
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Bonneville
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
5€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Chamonix to Bonneville
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
70€ - 90€
Vaudey Taxi
Phone
+33 4 50 34 62 89
Website
vaudey-taxi.fr
Taxi Cluses
Phone
+33 4 50 98 07 36
Website
cluses-taxi.fr
Alp Genovese Taxi
Phone
+33 6 89 30 37 74
Website
genovesetaxi.com

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Chamonix to Bonneville bus services, operated by SNCF Bus, arrive at Gare de Bonneville station.

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Chamonix to Bonneville train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Gare de Bonneville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chamonix to Bonneville is 58 km. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Chamonix to Bonneville.

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There are 1938+ hotels available in Bonneville. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Chamonix and Bonneville. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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