Travel from Lyon to Chamonix

Bus or train from Lyon to Chamonix?

Ouibus operates a bus from Lyon to Chamonix 3 times a day. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min. Alternatively, French Railways (SNCF) operates a train from Lyon to Chamonix hourly. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min. 2 other operators also service this route.

How to get from Lyon to Chamonix

From Lyon - Gare routière Perrache bus to Chamonix Sud - Gare routière. 4 h 10 min 9€. From Lyon bus to Cluses - Gare routière then bus to Chamonix Sud. 4 h 55 min 21€. From Lyon Part Dieu train to Bellegarde(Ain), train to St-Gervais-les-Bains, then train to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc. 5 h 31 min 41€. From Lyon Part Dieu train to Annecy, train to St-Gervais-les-Bains, then train to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc. 5 h 46 min 42€. From Lyon drive to Chamonix. 2 h 17 min 30€.
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    Lyon to Chamonix:

    1. Trip:
      1 Bus Ouibus
      • One-Way approx: USD $10 - $14
      • Duration: 4 h 10 min
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      2 Bus Isilines
      • One-Way approx: USD $22 - $29
      • Duration: 4 h 55 min
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        • Duration: 4 h 55 min
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      3 Train
      • One-Way approx: USD $41 - $59
      • Duration: 5 h 31 min
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        • Duration: 5 h 31 min
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      4 Train via Annecy
      • One-Way approx: USD $41 - $61
      • Duration: 5 h 46 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $41 - $61
        • Duration: 5 h 46 min
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      5 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $30 - $45
      • Duration: 2 h 17 min
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        • Duration: 2 h 17 min
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