There are 6 ways to get from Innsbruck to Chamonix by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lausanne 5 / ...
  3. Take the train from Lausanne to Martigny 90

$168 - $297

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Bus  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Milan, Milan N95 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc 472

$43 - $73

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Train via Visp  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Visp 8
  3. Take the train from Visp to Martigny 90

$169 - $302

Train, bus  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Milano Rogoredo En
  2. Take the bus from Milan - Lampugnano to Chamonix 220

$84 - $116

Drive  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Innsbruck to Chamonix 395 miles

$85 - $130

Fly  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Innsbruck (INN) to Geneva (GVA) INN - GVA

$146 - $269

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The cheapest way to get from Innsbruck to Chamonix is to bus which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 10 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Innsbruck to Chamonix is to fly which costs 120€ - 230€ and takes 5 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Innsbruck to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Innsbruck to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Innsbruck Hbf and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Zürich HB, Lausanne, Martigny and Vallorcine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 30 min.

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The distance between Innsbruck and Chamonix is 376 km. The road distance is 632 km.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Chamonix without a car is to train which takes 9 h 30 min and costs 140€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 9 h 30 min to get from Innsbruck to Chamonix, including transfers.

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

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Innsbruck to Chamonix train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Innsbruck Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Chamonix is to train which takes 9 h 30 min and costs 140€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 10 h 40 min, you could also fly, which costs 120€ - 230€ and takes 5 h 44 min.

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Map of how to get from Innsbruck to Chamonix.
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  • Distance: 235.1 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 30 min

What companies run services between Innsbruck, Austria and Chamonix, France?

You can take a train from Innsbruck to Chamonix via Zürich HB, Lausanne, Martigny, and Vallorcine in around 9 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Innsbruck to Chamonix via Milan, Milan in around 10 h 40 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $750
Flights from Innsbruck to Geneva via Frankfurt, Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $650
Flights from Innsbruck to Geneva via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Geneva via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Geneva via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Innsbruck to Geneva via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Geneva via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 HB to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Martigny
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h
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
$20 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Milano Rogoredo
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Bus operators
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 Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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