There are 3 ways to get from Lausanne to Chamonix by train, 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.

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Train  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Martigny 90
  2. Take the train from Martigny to Vallorcine
  3. Take the train from Vallorcine to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

$50 - $86

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Bus  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Lausanne to Geneva - Bus station Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Chamonix City Center Ouibus

$7 - $10

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Lausanne to Chamonix 72.5 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Chamonix is to bus which costs SFr 6 - SFr 10 and takes 3 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lausanne to Chamonix is to drive which costs SFr 15 - SFr 23 and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Lausanne and Chamonix is 68 km. The road distance is 116.1 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Lausanne to Chamonix, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lausanne to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Chamonix City Center via Geneva - Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lausanne to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Martigny and Vallorcine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 9 min.

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What companies run services between Lausanne, Switzerland and Chamonix, France?

You can take a train from Lausanne to Chamonix via Martigny and Vallorcine in around 3 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lausanne to Chamonix via Geneva - Bus station in around 3 h 11 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Martigny
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Martigny to Vallorcine
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Swiss Railways Mont-Blanc Express
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Martigny to Vallorcine
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Vallorcine to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$12 - $18
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lausanne to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Chamonix City Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Lausanne, park.Velodrome to Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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