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There are 5 ways to get from Chamonix to Les Contamines-Montjoie by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Line 82 bus, bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the line 82 bus from Chamonix - Sud to Saint-Gervais - Téléphérique 82
  2. Take the bus from Saint-Gervais - Téléphérique - Av. Mont d'Arbois to Les Contamines - Chef Lieu 84

$7 - $23

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 55 min

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

$14 - $30

Taxi  •  39 min

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

$55 - $65

Drive  •  39 min

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

$5 - $8

Uber  •  39 min

  1. Take an Uber from Chamonix to Les Contamines-Montjoie 23.2 miles

$60 - $85

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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No, there is no direct bus from Chamonix to Les Contamines-Montjoie. However, there are services departing from Chamonix - Sud and arriving at Les Contamines - Chef Lieu via Saint-Gervais - Téléphérique - Av. Mont d'Arbois. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 47 min.

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

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The best way to get from Chamonix to Les Contamines-Montjoie without a car is to line 82 bus and bus which takes 1 h 47 min and costs 6€ - 21€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from Chamonix to Les Contamines-Montjoie, including transfers.

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Chamonix to Les Contamines-Montjoie bus services, operated by Région Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, depart from Chamonix - Sud station.

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Chamonix to Les Contamines-Montjoie bus services, operated by Région Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, arrive at Les Contamines - Chef Lieu station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chamonix to Les Contamines-Montjoie is 37 km. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Chamonix to Les Contamines-Montjoie.

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There are 2582+ hotels available in Les Contamines-Montjoie. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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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 47 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 Saint-Gervais - Téléphérique and Saint-Gervais - Téléphérique - Av. Mont d'Arbois in around 1 h 47 min.

Train operators
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.

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
Région Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Phone
+33 4 26 73 40 00
Website
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Chamonix - Sud to Saint-Gervais - Téléphérique
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Saint-Gervais - Téléphérique - Av. Mont d'Arbois to Les Contamines - Chef Lieu
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $7
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Saint Gervais - Gare Le Fayet to Les Contamines - Le Lay
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Saint-Gervais-les-Bains -Téléphérique - Av. Mont d'Arbois to Les Contamines - Chef Lieu
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
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
Other operators
Uber Annecy
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Chamonix to Les Contamines-Montjoie
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$60 - $85
Taxi from Chamonix to Les Contamines-Montjoie
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$55 - $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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