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There are 3 ways to get from Lyon to Montchavin by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux
  2. Take the train from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Landry

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus Station to Chambéry
  2. Take the bus from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Landry

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Drive

  1. Drive from Lyon to Montchavin
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The cost-effective way to get from Lyon to Montchavin is to bus, which costs €16 - €23 and takes 4h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Montchavin is to drive which costs €23 - €35 and takes 2h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lyon station to Montchavin. However, there are services departing from Lyon - Perrache Bus Station and arriving at Landry via Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 37m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Montchavin. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Landry via Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 45m.

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The distance between Lyon and Montchavin is 148 km. The road distance is 200.9 km.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Montchavin without a car is to train which takes 3h 45m and costs €27 - €60.

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It takes approximately 3h 45m to get from Lyon to Montchavin, including transfers.

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Lyon to Montchavin bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Lyon - Perrache Bus Station.

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Lyon to Montchavin train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Lyon Part Dieu station.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Montchavin is to train which takes 3h 45m and costs €27 - €60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €16 - €23 and takes 4h 37m.

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Montchavin.
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  • Distance: 148.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 45m

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Montchavin, France?

You can take a train from Lyon to Montchavin via Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux in around 3h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lyon to Montchavin via Chambéry and Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux in around 4h 37m.

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 Lyon Part Dieu to Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €80
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Landry
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€25 - €50
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 Lyon Part Dieu to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€17 - €25
Rail 1st Class
€26 - €40
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Landry
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €19
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€10 - €16
Rail 1st Class
€13 - €19
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
€11 - €18
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€11 - €14
1st Class
€15 - €18
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 Lyon - Perrache Bus Station to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €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 Lyon Perrache to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €10
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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Lyon to Montchavin bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, arrive at Landry station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Lyon to Montchavin is 201 km. It takes approximately 2h 10m to drive from Lyon to Montchavin.

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