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There are 5 ways to get from Chur to Montreux by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Chur to Zürich HB 45-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lausanne 5 / ...

$107 - $194

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Train via Brig  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Chur to Disentis/Mustér 920 / ...
  2. Take the train from Andermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz 7-Y / ...
  3. Take the train from Brig to Montreux 90 / ...

$118 - $224

Bus, train  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Chur, Postautostation to Bellinzona, Stazione 171
  2. Take the train from Locarno FART to Domodossola 2-Y / ...
  3. Take the train from Iselle transito to Montreux

$111 - $186

Drive  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Chur to Montreux 206.4 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Chur to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Geneva (GVA) ZRH - GVA
  3. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux

$130 - $281

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The cheapest way to get from Chur to Montreux is to drive which costs SFr 40 - SFr 65 and takes 3 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chur to Montreux is to drive which costs SFr 40 - SFr 65 and takes 3 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chur to Montreux. However, there are services departing from Chur and arriving at Montreux via Zürich HB and Lausanne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 49 min.

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The distance between Chur and Montreux is 205 km. The road distance is 330.3 km.

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The best way to get from Chur to Montreux without a car is to train which takes 4 h 49 min and costs SFr 100 - SFr 200.

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It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from Chur to Montreux, including transfers.

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Chur to Montreux train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Chur station.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Chur to Montreux train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Lausanne station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chur to Montreux is 330 km. It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to drive from Chur to Montreux.

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  • Distance: 128.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 49 min

What companies run services between Chur, Grisons, Switzerland and Montreux, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Chur to Montreux via Zürich HB and Lausanne in around 4 h 49 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Chur to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Locarno FART to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Rhätische Bahn
Phone
+41 81 288 65 65
Website
rhb.ch
Train from Chur to Disentis/Mustér
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Schedules at
rhb.ch
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rhb.ch
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Andermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$35 - $50
1st Class Ticket
$65 - $80
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Brig to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Iselle transito to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Chur, Postautostation to Bellinzona, Stazione
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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Royal Jordanian and Swiss offer flights from Zurich Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 1042+ hotels available in Montreux. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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