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There are 7 ways to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montchavin by bus, train, car, towncar or shuttle

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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Bus, train via Chambéry

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Airport to Chambéry
  2. Take the train from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Landry

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Airport to Chambéry
  2. Take the bus from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Landry

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Train

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
  2. Take the train from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Landry

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Genève-Aéroport, gare routière to Annecy, Gare routière
  2. Take the bus from Gare Routiere to Gare Routiere
  3. Take the train from Albertville to Landry

Drive

  1. Drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montchavin

Towncar

  1. Take a town car from Geneva Airport to Montchavin

Shuttle

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Genève Airport to Bourg Saint Maurice

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montchavin is to bus which costs SFr 16 - SFr 24 and takes 4h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montchavin is to drive which costs SFr 17 - SFr 26 and takes 1h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montchavin. However, there are services departing from Geneva - Airport and arriving at Landry via Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 42m.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montchavin. However, there are services departing from Genève-Aéroport and arriving at Landry via Geneve and Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 47m.

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The distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) and Montchavin is 89 km. The road distance is 143.2 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montchavin without a car is to bus and train via Chambéry which takes 3h 25m and costs SFr 20 - SFr 55.

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It takes approximately 3h 25m to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montchavin, including transfers.

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Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montchavin bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Geneva - Airport station.

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Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montchavin train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Geneve station.

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The best way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montchavin is to bus which takes 4h 42m and costs SFr 16 - SFr 24. Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 35 - SFr 100 and takes 4h 47m.

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Map of how to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montchavin.
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  • Distance: 88.9 km
  • Duration: 3h 25m

What companies run services between Geneva Airport (GVA), Switzerland and Montchavin, France?

You can take a bus from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montchavin via Chambéry and Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux in around 4h 42m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montchavin via Geneve, Chambery Challes Les Eaux, and Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux in around 4h 47m.

Train operators
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 Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Landry
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €65
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Albertville to Landry
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€20 - €40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Les Eaux to Landry
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€12 - €19
Rail 1st Class
€20 - €30
Train from Geneve to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€13 - €35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€13 - €20
Rail 1st Class
€21 - €35
Train from Albertville to Landry
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€7 - €11
Rail 1st Class
€14 - €21
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Landry
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€31 - €36
1st Class
€26 - €30
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Airport to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Blablabus
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva Airport to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Geneva Airport to Annecy
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Swiss PostAuto
Transalis
Phone
+33 4 50 51 08 51
Email
commercial.crolard@transdev.com
Website
transalis.fr
Bus from Genève-Aéroport, gare routière to Annecy, Gare routière
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Transalis
Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - cars Région Haute-Savoie
Phone
+33 4 26 73 40 00
Website
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Gare Routiere to Gare Routiere
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Schedules at
Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - cars Région Haute-Savoie
BensBus
Email
info@nofussbus.co.uk
Website
bensbus.co.uk
Shuttle from Genève Airport to Bourg Saint Maurice
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€30 - €55
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BensBus
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Geneva Airport to Montchavin
Estimated price
€39

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Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montchavin bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, arrive at Landry station.

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Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montchavin train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Landry station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montchavin is 143 km. It takes approximately 1h 59m to drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Montchavin.

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