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There are 6 ways to get from Clermont-Ferrand to Ambert by bus, train, rideshare, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus  •  2h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Clermont-Ferrand Ballainvilliers to Ambert Place Georges Courtial 2

3€

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2h 26m

  1. Take the train from Clermont-Ferrand to Pont de Dore Thiers / Clermont
  2. Take the bus from Gare de Pont-de-Dore to Ambert-Ville Cars Vichy / Ambert

19€ - 28€

Rideshare  •  1h 31m

  1. Take the rideshare from Clermont-Ferrand to Ambert 46.9 miles

4€

Taxi  •  1h 9m

  1. Take a taxi from Clermont-Ferrand to Ambert 46.3 miles

150€ - 190€

Drive  •  1h 9m

  1. Drive from Clermont-Ferrand to Ambert 46.3 miles

8€ - 13€

Uber  •  1h 9m

  1. Take an Uber from Clermont-Ferrand to Ambert 46.3 miles

100€ - 140€

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The cheapest way to get from Clermont-Ferrand to Ambert is to bus which costs 3€ and takes 2h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Clermont-Ferrand to Ambert is to taxi which costs 150€ - 190€ and takes 1h 9m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Clermont-Ferrand Ballainvilliers and arriving at Ambert Place Georges Courtial. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 1m.

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The distance between Clermont-Ferrand and Ambert is 57 km. The road distance is 74.1 km.

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The best way to get from Clermont-Ferrand to Ambert without a car is to bus which takes 2h 1m and costs 3€.

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The bus from Clermont-Ferrand Ballainvilliers to Ambert Place Georges Courtial takes 2h 1m including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Clermont-Ferrand to Ambert bus services, operated by Transdôme, depart from Clermont-Ferrand Ballainvilliers station.

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Clermont-Ferrand to Ambert bus services, operated by Transdôme, arrive at Ambert Place Georges Courtial station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Clermont-Ferrand to Ambert is 74 km. It takes approximately 1h 9m to drive from Clermont-Ferrand to Ambert.

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There are 99+ hotels available in Ambert. Prices start at 55€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Clermont-Ferrand to Ambert.
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  • Distance: 35.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 1m

What companies run services between Clermont-Ferrand, France and Ambert, France?

Transdôme operates a bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Ambert twice daily. Tickets cost 3€ and the journey takes 2h 1m.

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 Clermont-Ferrand to Pont de Dore
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
1st Class
13€ - 20€
Bus operators
Transdôme
Phone
04 73 42 20 20
Website
puy-de-dome.fr
Bus from Clermont-Ferrand Ballainvilliers to Ambert Place Georges Courtial
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
3€
Schedules at
puy-de-dome.fr
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 Clermont-Ferrand to Ambert
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
4€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Clermont Ferrand
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Clermont-Ferrand to Ambert
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
100€ - 140€
Taxi from Clermont-Ferrand to Ambert
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Estimated price
150€ - 190€
Eurotaxis Clermontois
Phone
+33 4 73 60 06 00
Taxi 63
Phone
+33 4 73 31 53 13

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

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