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Recommended option

Fly to Geneva, bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Geneva (GVA) MAD - GVA
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - airport to Domancy

$41 - $210

6 alternative options

Fly to Lyon, bus  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Lyon (LYS) MAD - LYS
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Annecy
  3. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$61 - $217

Train, bus via Barcelona Sants  •  12 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Annecy
  4. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$193 - $280

Train, bus  •  13 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Nîmes Ave
  2. Take the train from Nîmes to Valence TGV Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Valence TGV to Annecy
  4. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$182 - $263

Bus Autocares Grupo Samar  •  19 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Lyon
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Annecy
  3. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$102 - $143

Bus Eurolines CH  •  24 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Avenida de América to Genève
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Chamonix City Center Ouibus

$109 - $206

Drive  •  13 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Chamonix 857.8 miles

$180 - $270

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Chamonix, France?

You can take a bus from Madrid to Chamonix via Lyon, Lyon - Perrache Bus station, and Annecy in around 19 h 28 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Madrid to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Madrid to Lyon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $490
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Flights from Madrid to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Madrid to Lyon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
renfe.com
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Annecy
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Nîmes to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Valence TGV to Annecy
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Nîmes to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - airport to Domancy
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Madrid Avenida de América to Genève
Ave. Duration
21 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $200
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Madrid and Chamonix is 1052 km. The road distance is 1372 km.

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Chamonix is to fly and bus which costs 35€ - 180€ and takes 5 h 29 min.

The quickest way to get from Madrid to Chamonix is to fly and bus which takes 5 h 29 min and costs 35€ - 180€.

No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at Chamonix Sud - Bus station via Lyon - Perrache Bus station and Annecy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 28 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to get from Madrid to Chamonix, including transfers.