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There are 6 ways to get from Luxembourg to Mont Blanc Tunnel by train, night bus, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train  •  8h 31m

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg to Colmar Tgv
  2. Take the train from Colmar to Basel Sbb Ter
  3. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Visp Ec / ...
  4. Take the train from Visp to Martigny Re / ...

€137 - €225

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Bus  •  10h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Aosta N506

€37 - €46

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Train, night bus  •  9h 22m

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg to Dijon Ville Tgv
  2. Take the night bus from Dijon to Chamonix N1529

€129 - €164

Drive  •  6h 16m

  1. Drive from Luxembourg to Mont Blanc Tunnel 659.6 km

€70 - €110

Fly to Geneva, shuttle  •  5h 18m

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Geneva (GVA) LUX - GVA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud

€97 - €204

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  8h 34m

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) LUX - MXP
  2. Take the train from Gallarate to Martigny

€77 - €304

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Luxembourg.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Mont Blanc Tunnel is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Mont Blanc Tunnel is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Mont Blanc Tunnel is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Luxembourg from France.

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The cost-effective way to get from Luxembourg to Mont Blanc Tunnel is to bus, which costs €35 - €50 and takes 10h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Luxembourg to Mont Blanc Tunnel is to fly and shuttle which costs €95 - €210 and takes 5h 18m.

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The distance between Luxembourg and Mont Blanc Tunnel is 422 km. The road distance is 659.6 km.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Mont Blanc Tunnel without a car is to train and night bus which takes 9h 22m and costs €120 - €170.

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It takes approximately 8h 31m to get from Luxembourg to Mont Blanc Tunnel, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Mont Blanc Tunnel is to train which takes 8h 31m and costs €130 - €230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €35 - €50 and takes 10h 43m.

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The quickest flight from Luxembourg Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luxembourg to Mont Blanc Tunnel is 660 km. It takes approximately 6h 16m to drive from Luxembourg to Mont Blanc Tunnel.

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Luxair and Lufthansa offer flights from Luxembourg Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 245+ hotels available in Mont Blanc Tunnel. Prices start at €75 per night.

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  • Distance: 421.9 km
  • Duration: 8h 31m

What companies run services between Luxembourg and Mont Blanc Tunnel, France?

You can take a train from Luxembourg to Mont Blanc Tunnel via Colmar, Basel Sbb, Visp, and Martigny in around 8h 31m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Aosta twice daily. Tickets cost €30 - €40 and the journey takes 9h 15m.

Airlines
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€210 - €360
Flights from Luxembourg to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€35 - €150
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €250
Train operators
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 Luxembourg to Colmar
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€50 - €65
1st Class
€50 - €65
Train from Luxembourg to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€80 - €110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€80 - €100
1st Class
€90 - €110
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 Colmar to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€10 - €16
Rail 1st Class
€18 - €26
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 Basel Sbb to Visp
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€55 - €100
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Visp to Martigny
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €35
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
RegionalAlps
Phone
+41 27 720 47 47
Email
info@regionalps.ch
Website
regionalps.ch
Train from Visp to Martigny
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €40
Website
RegionalAlps
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
2nd Class Ticket
€18 - €21
1st Class Ticket
€31 - €36
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Visp to Martigny
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€13 - €28
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€13 - €18
1st Class
€20 - €28
Train from Gallarate to Martigny
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€45 - €120
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€45 - €65
1st Class
€85 - €120
Bus operators
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Dijon to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€17 - €22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Aosta
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swisstours Transport SA
Phone
+41 22 781 04 04
Email
info@stts.ch
Website
cham-transfers.com
Shuttle from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€7
Website
cham-transfers.com

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