There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Chamonix by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Visp 6 / ...
  3. Take the train from Visp to Martigny 90

$158 - $318

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Bus  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Geneva 122
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Chamonix Sud - Bus station Ouibus / ...

$39 - $77

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  13 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Zurich
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Visp 8
  3. Take the train from Visp to Martigny 90

$124 - $222

Drive  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Chamonix 373.1 miles

$80 - $120

Fly to Geneva  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Geneva (GVA) FRA - GVA

$90 - $275

Fly to Lyon, bus  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Lyon (LYS) FRA - LYS
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$84 - $288

Fly to Turin, bus  •  8 h 28 min

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

$129 - $360

Fly to Zurich, train  •  8 h 35 min

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

$217 - $496

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Chamonix is to bus which costs 30€ - 70€ and takes 13 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Chamonix is to fly which costs 75€ - 240€ and takes 5 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main station to Chamonix station. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and arriving at Chamonix Sud - Bus station via Geneva - Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Basel SBB, Visp, Martigny and Vallorcine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 58 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Chamonix is 485 km. The road distance is 596.9 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Chamonix without a car is to train which takes 8 h 58 min and costs 130€ - 280€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 58 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Chamonix, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Chamonix bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Chamonix train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Chamonix is to train which takes 8 h 58 min and costs 130€ - 280€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 70€ and takes 13 h 45 min, you could also fly, which costs 75€ - 240€ and takes 5 h 28 min.

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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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Frankfurt am Main to Chamonix bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Chamonix Sud - Bus station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Chamonix.
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  • Distance: 303.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 58 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Chamonix, France?

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Chamonix via Basel SBB, Visp, Martigny, and Vallorcine in around 8 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Chamonix via Geneva and Geneva - Bus station in around 13 h 45 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 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
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 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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
Thursday and 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
Deutsche Bahn
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Martigny
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.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
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Geneva
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Geneva to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Mont-Blanc to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
altibus.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Geneva to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Book at
eurolines.ch

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