There are 4 ways to get from Chamonix to Genoa by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Genoa, Genoa N504

$19 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Turin, Torino N504
  2. Take the train from Torino Lingotto to Genova Brignole Rv / ...

$21 - $42

Train  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from St-Gervais-les-Bains to Annecy
  2. Take the train from Annecy to Chambery-Challes-E Tgv
  3. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  4. Take the train from Torino Lingotto to Genova Brignole Rv / ...

$96 - $142

Drive  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Chamonix to Genoa 192.6 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc and arriving at Genoa, Genoa. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chamonix to Genoa. However, there are services departing from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc and arriving at Genova Brignole via St-Gervais-les-Bains, Annecy, Chambery-Challes-E, Torino Porta Susa and Torino Lingotto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 1 min.

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The distance between Chamonix and Genoa is 234 km. The road distance is 308.2 km.

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The best way to get from Chamonix to Genoa without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 45 min and costs .

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The bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Genoa, Genoa takes 5 h 45 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Chamonix to Genoa bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc station.

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Chamonix to Genoa train services, operated by SNCF, depart from St-Gervais-les-Bains station.

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The best way to get from Chamonix to Genoa is to bus which takes 5 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 11 h 1 min.

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Chamonix to Genoa bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Genoa, Genoa station.

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Chamonix to Genoa train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Genova Brignole station.

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Map of how to get from Chamonix to Genoa.
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  • Distance: 146.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 45 min

What companies run services between Chamonix, France and Genoa, Italy?

FlixBus operates a bus from Chamonix to Genoa once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chamonix to Genoa via St-Gervais-les-Bains, Annecy, Chambery-Challes-E, Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Lingotto in around 11 h 1 min.

Train operators
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 Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $25
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 St-Gervais-les-Bains to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from Annecy to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$18 - $29
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Annecy to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $21
1st Class
$28 - $33
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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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 Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Turin, Torino
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Chamonix to Genoa is 308 km. It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to drive from Chamonix to Genoa.

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