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There are 4 ways to get from Chamonix to Tignes by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Chamonix Sud - Bus station to Geneva - Airport Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Geneva Airport to Tignes Le Lac

$24 - $95

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Gare de Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Gare de Albertville
  2. Take the train from Albertville to Bourg-St.Maurice
  3. Take the bus from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Tignes T15

$27 - $37

Taxi  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chamonix to Tignes 59 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Chamonix to Tignes 59 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Chamonix to Tignes is to drive which costs 11€ - 16€ and takes 1 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chamonix to Tignes is to taxi which costs 110€ - 140€ and takes 1 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chamonix station to Tignes. However, there are services departing from Chamonix Sud - Bus station and arriving at Tignes Le Lac via Geneva Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h.

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The distance between Chamonix and Tignes is 51 km. The road distance is 94.4 km.

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The best way to get from Chamonix to Tignes without a car is to bus which takes 6 h and costs 20€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 6 h to get from Chamonix to Tignes, including transfers.

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Chamonix to Tignes bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Chamonix Sud - Bus station.

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Chamonix to Tignes bus services, operated by Altibus, arrive at Tignes Le Lac station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chamonix to Tignes is 94 km. It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to drive from Chamonix to Tignes.

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There are 1913+ hotels available in Tignes. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chamonix to Tignes.
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  • Distance: 31.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h

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

You can take a bus from Chamonix to Tignes via Geneva - Airport and Geneva Airport in around 6 h.

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 Albertville to Bourg-St.Maurice
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$18 - $29
Sncf Ter
Website
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Albertville to Gare de Bourg-St-Maurice
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Bus operators
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 - Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Geneva Airport to Tignes Le Lac
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $90
Schedules at
altibus.com
Bus from Bourg-Saint-Maurice to Tignes
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
altibus.com
Sncf
Website
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Bus from Gare de Chamonix-Mont-Blanc to Gare de Albertville
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chamonix to Tignes
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
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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