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There are 6 ways to get from Chamonix to Les Houches by bus, train, rideshare, taxi, towncar or foot

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

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Bus  •  14 min

  1. Take the bus from Chamonix sud to Saint Antoine 1 / ...

$1 - $14

5 alternative options

Train  •  16 min

  1. Take the train from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Les Houches

$9 - $14

Rideshare  •  22 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Les Houches 5.2 miles

$2

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chamonix to Les Houches 5.2 miles

$14 - $17

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Chamonix to Les Houches 5.2 miles

$16 - $23

Walk  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Walk from Chamonix to Les Houches 4.7 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Chamonix to Les Houches is to rideshare which costs 2€ and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chamonix to Les Houches is to taxi which costs 12€ - 15€ and takes 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chamonix sud and arriving at Saint Antoine. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc and arriving at Les Houches. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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The distance between Chamonix and Les Houches is 7 km.

The best way to get from Chamonix to Les Houches without a car is to bus which takes 14 min and costs 1€ - 12€.

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The bus from Chamonix sud to Saint Antoine takes 14 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Chamonix to Les Houches bus services, operated by Chamonix bus, depart from Chamonix sud station.

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Chamonix to Les Houches train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc station.

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The best way to get from Chamonix to Les Houches is to bus which takes 14 min and costs 1€ - 12€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 8€ - 12€ and takes 16 min.

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Map of how to get from Chamonix to Les Houches.
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  • Distance: 4.2 miles
  • Duration: 14 min

What companies run services between Chamonix, France and Les Houches, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France?

Chamonix bus operates a bus from Chamonix to Les Houches hourly, and the journey takes 14 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, SNCF operates a train from Chamonix to Les Houches hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 16 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Les Houches
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$10 - $16
Bus operators
Chamonix bus
Phone
04 50 53 05 55
Email
montblancbus@transdev.com
Website
chamonix.montblancbus.com
Bus from Chamonix sud to Saint Antoine
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
chamonix.montblancbus.com
Région Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Phone
+33 4 26 73 40 00
Website
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Chamonix - Sud to Les Houches - Saint-Antoine
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Les Houches
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
altibus.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Les Houches
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Annecy
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Chamonix to Les Houches
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$16 - $23
Taxi from Chamonix to Les Houches
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$14 - $17
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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Chamonix to Les Houches bus services, operated by Chamonix bus, arrive at Saint Antoine station.

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Chamonix to Les Houches train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Les Houches station.

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There are 2152+ hotels available in Les Houches. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Chamonix and Les Houches. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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