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There are 3 ways to get from Chamonix to La Côte-Saint-André by bus, train or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Grenoble-Gare-Routière
  2. Take the bus from Gare Routière to Place H. Berlioz

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux
  2. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Le Grand Lemps

Drive

  1. Drive from Chamonix to La Côte-Saint-André

Chamonix to La Côte-Saint-André by bus

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5h 41m Average Duration
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Chamonix → La Côte-Saint-André
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in La Côte-Saint-André is 800 130 000.

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Chamonix to La Côte-Saint-André is to drive, which costs €29 - €45 and takes 2h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Chamonix to La Côte-Saint-André is to drive which costs €29 - €45 and takes 2h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chamonix to La Côte-Saint-André. However, there are services departing from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc and arriving at Place H. Berlioz via Gare Routière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 41m.

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The distance between Chamonix and La Côte-Saint-André is 139 km. The road distance is 233.1 km.

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The best way to get from Chamonix to La Côte-Saint-André without a car is to bus which takes 5h 41m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 41m to get from Chamonix to La Côte-Saint-André, including transfers.

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Chamonix to La Côte-Saint-André bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, depart from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc station.

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Chamonix to La Côte-Saint-André bus services, operated by Transisère - itinisère, arrive at Place H. Berlioz station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chamonix to La Côte-Saint-André is 233 km. It takes approximately 2h 19m to drive from Chamonix to La Côte-Saint-André.

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There are 21+ hotels available in La Côte-Saint-André. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Chamonix to La Côte-Saint-André.
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  • Distance: 138.5 km
  • Duration: 5h 41m

What companies run services between Chamonix, France and La Côte-Saint-André, France?

You can take a bus from Chamonix to La Côte-Saint-André via Grenoble-Gare-Routière and Gare Routière in around 5h 41m.

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 Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Le Grand Lemps
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€15 - €22
Rail 1st Class
€23 - €35
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Le Grand-Lemps
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €70
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Grenoble-Gare-Routière
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€12 - €17
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
SBB
Bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
SBB
Transisère - itinisère
Phone
04 26 16 38 38
Website
transisere.fr
Bus from Gare Routière to Place H. Berlioz
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
Transisère - itinisère

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