There are 11 ways to get from Chamonix to Paris by bus, train, rideshare, car, shuttle or plane

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, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Geneva N504 / ...
  2. Take the train from Genève to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

$99 - $129

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Rideshare  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Paris 386.6 miles

$42

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Train  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from St-Gervais-les-Bains to Annecy
  2. Take the train from Annecy to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

$139 - $172

Bus Isilines  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Chamonix to Paris - Gallieni

$40 - $95

Bus Eurolines FR  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Geneva N504 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Geneve to Paris Gallieni

$62 - $132

Drive  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Chamonix to Paris 386.6 miles

$80 - $120

Shuttle to Geneva, fly to Paris CDG  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Chamonix sud to Geneva Airport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Paris CDG (CDG) GVA - CDG

$65 - $240

Shuttle to Geneva, fly to Paris Orly  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Chamonix sud to Geneva Airport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Paris Orly (ORY) GVA - ORY

$64 - $209

Bus to Lyon, fly to Paris Orly  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from St-Gervais-les-Bains - Le Fayet to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Paris Orly (ORY) LYS - ORY

$84 - $287

Bus to Lyon, fly to Paris CDG  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from St-Gervais-les-Bains - Le Fayet to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Paris CDG (CDG) LYS - CDG

$80 - $278

Bus to Turin, fly to Paris CDG  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Turin, Torino
  2. Fly from Turin (TRN) to Paris CDG (CDG) TRN - CDG

$76 - $292

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chamonix and arriving at Paris - Gallieni. Services depart four times a week, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 9 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chamonix to Paris. However, there are services departing from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc and arriving at Paris Gare de Lyon via St-Gervais-les-Bains and Annecy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 49 min.

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The distance between Chamonix and Paris is 471 km. The road distance is 618.6 km.

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The best way to get from Chamonix to Paris without a car is to bus and train which takes 5 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to get from Chamonix to Paris, including transfers.

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Chamonix to Paris bus services, operated by Isilines, depart from Chamonix station.

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Chamonix to Paris train services, operated by SNCF, depart from St-Gervais-les-Bains station.

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The best way to get from Chamonix to Paris is to train which takes 7 h 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Chamonix to Paris bus services, operated by Isilines, arrive at Paris - Gallieni station.

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Map of how to get from Chamonix to Paris.
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  • Distance: 294.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 33 min

What companies run services between Chamonix, France and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Chamonix to Paris via St-Gervais-les-Bains and Annecy in around 7 h 49 min. Alternatively, Isilines operates a bus from Chamonix to Paris 4 times a week. Tickets cost $40 - $95 and the journey takes 9 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Lyon to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Flights from Lyon to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Turin to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Turin to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $3,500
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Lyon to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Turin to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$25 - $150
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Turin to Paris CDG via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,900
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Genève to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Annecy to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $210
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 St-Gervais-les-Bains to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$24 - $40
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Turin, Torino
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Chamonix Sud - Bus station to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Bus from St-Gervais-les-Bains - Le Fayet to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Geneva - Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
altibus.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Chamonix to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Book at
eurolines.ch
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Chamonix to Paris - Gallieni
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Schedules at
isilines.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Geneve to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Swisstours Transport SA
Phone
+41 22 781 04 04
Email
info@stts.ch
Website
cham-transfers.com
Shuttle from Chamonix sud to Geneva Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
cham-transfers.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 Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$42
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Chamonix to Paris train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chamonix to Paris is 619 km. It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to drive from Chamonix to Paris.

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Brussels Airlines, Swiss and Air France offer flights from Geneva Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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Book your Chamonix to Paris train tickets online with Rome2rio.

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There are 4974+ hotels available in Paris. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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

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The best way to get from Chamonix to Geneva Airport is to shuttle which takes 1 h 10 min and costs .

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