There are 4 ways to get from Chamonix to Les Contamines-Montjoie by bus, train, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Chamonix Sud - Bus station to St-Gervais-les-Bains - Le Fayet Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Saint Gervais - Gare Le Fayet to Les Contamines - Le Lay 84

$7 - $30

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to St-Gervais-les-Bains
  2. Take the bus from Saint Gervais - Gare Le Fayet to Les Contamines - Le Lay 84

$17 - $30

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chamonix to Les Contamines-Montjoie 23.2 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Chamonix to Les Contamines-Montjoie 23.2 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chamonix to Les Contamines-Montjoie is to drive which costs 4€ - 7€ and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chamonix to Les Contamines-Montjoie is to taxi which costs 45€ - 60€ and takes 39 min.

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The distance between Chamonix and Les Contamines-Montjoie is 16 km. The road distance is 37.1 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to get from Chamonix to Les Contamines-Montjoie, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chamonix station to Les Contamines-Montjoie. However, there are services departing from Chamonix Sud - Bus station and arriving at Les Contamines - Le Lay via Saint Gervais - Gare Le Fayet. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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Map of how to get from Chamonix to Les Contamines-Montjoie.
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  • Distance: 10.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 39 min

What companies run services between Chamonix, France and Les Contamines-Montjoie, France?

You can take a bus from Chamonix to Les Contamines-Montjoie via St-Gervais-les-Bains - Le Fayet and Saint Gervais - Gare Le Fayet in around 1 h 39 min.

Train operators
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to St-Gervais-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$12 - $19
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Chamonix Sud - Bus station to St-Gervais-les-Bains - Le Fayet
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
Ouibus
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Saint-Gervais-Les-Bains
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $15
Schedules at
altibus.com
Bus from Saint-Gervais-les-Bains - Gare Le Fayet to Les Contamines
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Schedules at
altibus.com
Savda
Phone
+39 0165 36 70 11
Email
savda@savda.it
Website
savda.it
Bus from Chamonix Sud to Saint-Gervais Le Fayet - Gare SNCF
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
savda.it
Région Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Phone
+33 4 26 73 40 00
Website
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Saint Gervais - Gare Le Fayet to Les Contamines - Le Lay
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Other operators
Taxi from Chamonix to Les Contamines-Montjoie
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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
Vaudey Taxi
Phone
+33 6 78 88 63 75
Website
vaudey-taxi.fr

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