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There are 10 ways to get from Florence to Chamonix by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train, bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  2. Take the bus from Torino Autostazione Corso Vittorio Emanuele II to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

$84 - $117

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Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc N504

$45 - $85

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Train  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Sion Eurocity / ...

$113 - $195

Bus Baltour  •  10 h

  1. Take the bus from FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17 to Torino - Autostazione C.So Vittorio Emanuele 131 Baltour
  2. Take the bus from Torino Autostazione Corso Vittorio Emanuele II to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

$51 - $70

Drive  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Chamonix 337.5 miles

$80 - $120

Fly Florence to Geneva, shuttle  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Geneva (GVA) FLR - GVA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud

$55 - $251

Fly Florence to Turin, bus  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Turin (TRN) FLR - TRN
  2. Take the bus from Torino Autostazione Corso Vittorio Emanuele II to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

$89 - $356

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Geneva, shuttle  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Geneva (GVA) LIN - GVA
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud

$71 - $257

Train to Bologna, fly to Lyon, bus  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Lyon (LYS) BLQ - LYS
  3. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$91 - $367

Fly Florence to Zurich, train  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Zurich (ZRH) FLR - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Visp
  3. Take the train from Visp to Martigny

$196 - $571

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The cheapest way to get from Florence to Chamonix is to bus which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 10 h.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Chamonix is to drive which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 5 h 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Florence, Florence and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 11 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Florence to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Firenze S.Maria Novella and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Milano Centrale, Sion, Martigny and Vallorcine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 27 min.

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The distance between Florence and Chamonix is 419 km. The road distance is 540 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to Chamonix without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 45 min and costs 70€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 45 min to get from Florence to Chamonix, including transfers.

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Florence to Chamonix bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Florence, Florence station.

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Florence to Chamonix train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Firenze S.Maria Novella station.

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The best way to get from Florence to Chamonix is to train which takes 7 h 27 min and costs 95€ - 170€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 10 h.

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Map of how to get from Florence to Chamonix.
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  • Distance: 262 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 45 min

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Chamonix, France?

You can take a train from Florence to Chamonix via Milano Centrale, Sion, Martigny, and Vallorcine in around 7 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Florence to Chamonix via Torino - Autostazione C.So Vittorio Emanuele 131 and Torino Autostazione Corso Vittorio Emanuele II in around 10 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Florence to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $320
Flights from Florence to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $250
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Turin via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Florence to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Florence to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Turin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Bologna to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Florence to Turin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Florence to Turin via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Bologna to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Florence to Turin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Florence to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $320
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Firenze S.Maria Novella to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
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 Milano Centrale to Sion
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia

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 Firenze Smn to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
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 Zürich Flughafen to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Martigny
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
RegionalAlps
Website
regionalps.ch
Train from Visp to Martigny
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
regionalps.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17 to Torino - Autostazione C.So Vittorio Emanuele 131
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
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 Florence, Florence to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swisstours Transport SA
Phone
+41 22 781 04 04
Email
info@stts.ch
Website
cham-transfers.com
Shuttle from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
cham-transfers.com
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 Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus

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The quickest flight from Florence Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Florence to Chamonix bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc station.

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Florence to Chamonix train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, arrive at Sion station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Chamonix is 540 km. It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to drive from Florence to Chamonix.

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Swiss offers flights from Florence Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 2109+ hotels available in Chamonix. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Florence to Florence Airport is to bus which takes 8 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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