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

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Train via Zürich HB  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Chur to Zürich HB 3 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lausanne 5 / ...

$109 - $206

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Bus  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Chur, Chur to Montreux K288

$23 - $41

3 alternative options

Train  •  8 h

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

$129 - $240

Drive  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Chur to Montreux 206.4 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly  •  5 h 9 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

$125 - $283

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The cheapest way to get from Chur to Montreux is to bus which costs SFr 22 - SFr 40 and takes 7 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chur to Montreux is to drive which costs SFr 40 - SFr 60 and takes 3 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chur to Montreux. However, there are services departing from Chur, Bahnhofplatz and arriving at Montreux, rue du Marché via Chur, Chur and Chailly-Montreux, Chailly P+R. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 44 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 20 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 20 min and costs SFr 100 - SFr 200.

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Chur to Montreux, including transfers.

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Chur to Montreux bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Chur, Chur station.

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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 best way to get from Chur to Montreux is to train which takes 4 h 20 min and costs SFr 100 - SFr 200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 22 - SFr 40 and takes 7 h 44 min.

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Map of how to get from Chur to Montreux.
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  • Distance: 128.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 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 20 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Chur to Montreux twice daily. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 6 h 10 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
45 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 14 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 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 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
$29 - $35
Schedules at
rhb.ch
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rhb.ch
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Andermatt to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$45 - $55
1st Class Ticket
$80 - $95
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 Chur, Chur to Montreux
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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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 bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Montreux station.

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

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There are 942+ hotels available in Montreux. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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