There are 5 ways to get from Gap to Chamonix by train, night bus, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train, night bus, bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Gap(F) to Grenoble
  2. Take the night bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Annecy
  3. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$34 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Gap - Gare SNCF to Grenoble - Gare Routière
  2. Take the bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Annecy 739
  3. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$15 - $27

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Gap(F) to Grenoble
  2. Take the train from Grenoble to Annecy
  3. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$45 - $65

Train  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Gap(F) to Grenoble
  2. Take the train from Grenoble to Annecy
  3. Take the train from La Roche sur Foron to St-Gervais-les-Bains

$53 - $79

Drive  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Gap to Chamonix 161.7 miles

$30 - $50

What companies run services between Gap, France and Chamonix, France?

You can take a bus from Gap to Chamonix via Grenoble - Gare Routière, Grenoble - Bus station, and Annecy in around 6 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Gap to Chamonix via Grenoble, Annecy, La Roche sur Foron, and St-Gervais-les-Bains in around 8 h 35 min.

Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gap(F) to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Grenoble to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$23 - $40
Train from La Roche sur Foron to St-Gervais-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $14
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Trans Isere
Phone
+33 820 08 38 38
Website
transisere.fr
Bus from Gap - Gare SNCF to Grenoble - Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
transisere.fr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Grenoble to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Gap to Chamonix?

The distance between Gap and Chamonix is 164 km. The road distance is 259 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Gap to Chamonix?

The cheapest way to get from Gap to Chamonix is to bus which costs 12€ - 22€ and takes 6 h 40 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Gap to Chamonix?

The quickest way to get from Gap to Chamonix is to drive which takes 3 h 22 min and costs 28€ - 45€.

Is there a direct train between Gap and Chamonix?

No, there is no direct train from Gap to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Gap(F) and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Grenoble, Annecy, La Roche sur Foron and St-Gervais-les-Bains. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 35 min.

Is there a direct bus between Gap and Chamonix?

No, there is no direct bus from Gap to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Gap - Gare SNCF and arriving at Chamonix Sud - Bus station via Grenoble - Bus station and Annecy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 40 min.

How long does it take to get from Gap to Chamonix?

It takes approximately 6 h to get from Gap to Chamonix, including transfers.