Directions from Chamonix to Grindelwald

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 50 min

  1. 90
  2. 8 / ...
  3. Ice / ...

$69 - $125

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Ouibus
  2. Rj

$42 - $63

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 59 min

  1. 156.2 miles

$30 - $50

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

You can take a train from Chamonix to Grindelwald via Vallorcine, Martigny, Visp, Spiez, and Interlaken Ost in around 5 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chamonix to Grindelwald via Geneva - Bus station, Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere, Bern, Carparkplatz Schützenmatte, Bern, Zytglogge, Thun, Bahnhof, Interlaken Ost, Bahnhof, and Interlaken Ost in around 10 h 7 min.

Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Vallorcine
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$12 - $19
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Spiez
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Spiez to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Interlaken Ost to Grindelwald
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Spiez to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Chamonix City Center to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Bern, Carparkplatz Schützenmatte
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chamonix and Grindelwald is 119 km. The road distance is 250 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chamonix to Grindelwald is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 59 min.

The quickest way to get from Chamonix to Grindelwald is to drive which takes 2 h 59 min and costs 28€ - 45€.

No, there is no direct train from Chamonix to Grindelwald. However, there are services departing from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc and arriving at Grindelwald via Vallorcine, Martigny, Visp, Spiez and Interlaken Ost. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Chamonix to Grindelwald. However, there are services departing from Chamonix City Center and arriving at Grindelwald via Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere, Bern, Zytglogge, Thun, Bahnhof and Interlaken Ost. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 7 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Chamonix to Grindelwald, including transfers.