There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valmeinier by plane, bus, train or car

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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Fly to Geneva, bus, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Geneva (GVA) FRA - GVA
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - Airport to Chambéry
  3. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to St-Michel-Valloire

$106 - $294

Cheapest option

Bus RegioJet, train  •  16 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Karlsruhe 017 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe, Hbf. - Süd, am Hintereingang to Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
  3. Take the bus from Geneva to Chambéry 739
  4. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to St-Michel-Valloire

$61 - $85

6 alternative options

Fly to Turin, train  •  7 h

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Turin (TRN) FRA - TRN
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Modane

$132 - $373

Fly to Lyon, bus, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Lyon (LYS) FRA - LYS
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chambéry
  3. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to St-Michel-Valloire

$100 - $299

Train  •  11 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to St-Michel-Valloire

$183 - $231

Train via Chambery-Challes-E  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambery-Challes-E
  4. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to St-Michel-Valloire

$192 - $243

Bus Isilines, train  •  30 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt am Main to Strasbourg
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Chambéry
  3. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to St-Michel-Valloire

$112 - $196

Drive  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valmeinier 470.4 miles

$100 - $150

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Valmeinier is 564 km. The road distance is 752.6 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valmeinier without a car is to train which takes 11 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 41 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valmeinier, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valmeinier is 753 km. It takes approximately 6 h 59 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valmeinier.

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Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 1907+ hotels available in Valmeinier. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valmeinier.
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  • Distance: 352.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 41 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Valmeinier, France?

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valmeinier via Mannheim Hbf, Lyon Part Dieu, St-Michel-Valloire, and Saint-Michel-de-Maurienne in around 11 h 56 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Frankfurt to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Turin via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $3,400
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lyon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $370
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 Chambery-Challes-E to St-Michel-Valloire
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to St-Michel-Valloire
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $70
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Modane
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $45
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
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 Geneva - Airport to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Geneva to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Karlsruhe, Hbf. - Süd, am Hintereingang to Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Frankfurt am Main to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
14 h 57 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Strasbourg to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Schedules at
isilines.com

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