There are 4 ways to get from Courmayeur to Grindelwald by car, train or bus

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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Drive, train  •  4h 48m

  1. Drive from Courmayeur to Vallorcine
  2. Take the train from Vallorcine to Martigny Re
  3. Take the train from Martigny to Visp 90 / ...
  4. Take the train from Visp to Spiez 8 / ...
  5. Take the train from Spiez to Interlaken Ost 61 / ...
  6. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Grindelwald

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Courmayeur to Bern N496
  2. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken Ost 61 / ...

SFr 49 - SFr 75

2 alternative options

Bus, train via Geneva  •  6h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Courmayeur to Geneva 507 / ...
  2. Take the train from Genève to Bern 15 / ...
  3. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken Ost 61 / ...

SFr 81 - SFr 143

Drive  •  3h 21m

  1. Drive from Courmayeur to Grindelwald 273.9 km

SFr 40 - SFr 60

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The cheapest way to get from Courmayeur to Grindelwald is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Courmayeur to Grindelwald is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3h 21m.

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The distance between Courmayeur and Grindelwald is 124 km. The road distance is 273.9 km.

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The best way to get from Courmayeur to Grindelwald without a car is to bus and train via Geneva which takes 6h 33m and costs 70€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 4h 48m to get from Courmayeur to Grindelwald, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Courmayeur to Grindelwald is 274 km. It takes approximately 3h 21m to drive from Courmayeur to Grindelwald.

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There are 1130+ hotels available in Grindelwald. Prices start at SFr 100 per night.

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Map of how to get from Courmayeur to Grindelwald.
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  • Distance: 123.9 km
  • Duration: 4h 48m

What companies run services between Courmayeur, Italy and Grindelwald, Switzerland?

There is no direct connection from Courmayeur to Grindelwald. However, you can take the drive to Vallorcine, take the train to Martigny, take the train to Visp, take the train to Spiez, take the train to Interlaken Ost, then take the train to Grindelwald. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Courmayeur to Grindelwald via Geneva, Genève, Bern, and Interlaken Ost in around 6h 33m.

Train operators
Transports de Martigny et Régions
Phone
+41 27 721 68 40
Email
info@tmrsa.ch
Website
tmrsa.ch
Train from Vallorcine to Martigny
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transports de Martigny et Régions
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Martigny to Visp
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 27 - SFr 50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Visp to Spiez
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 27
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Spiez to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 5 - SFr 9
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève to Bern
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 16 - SFr 30
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
RegionalAlps
Phone
+41 27 720 47 47
Email
info@regionalps.ch
Website
regionalps.ch
Train from Martigny to Visp
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 50
Website
RegionalAlps
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
2nd Class Ticket
SFr 22 - SFr 26
1st Class Ticket
SFr 40 - SFr 46
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 Visp to Spiez
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 10 - SFr 23
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 10 - SFr 15
1st Class
SFr 17 - SFr 23
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Spiez to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 9 - SFr 14
Website
BLS AG
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Spiez to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 1 - SFr 3
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bern to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 5 - SFr 7
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Spiez to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 3 - SFr 5
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bern to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 10 - SFr 14
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Berner Oberland-Bahnen
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Interlaken Ost to Grindelwald
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
jungfrau.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Courmayeur to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Courmayeur to Bern
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 27
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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