There are 3 ways to get from Montreux to Chamonix by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 41 min

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

$43 - $74

2 alternative options

Train, line 213 bus, bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Montreux to Martigny 90
  2. Take the line 213 bus from Martigny, gare to Le Châtelard VS, Frontière 213
  3. Take the bus from Montroc to Médiathèque 2

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Montreux to Chamonix 55.2 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Montreux to Chamonix is to drive which costs SFr 11 - SFr 17 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Montreux to Chamonix is to drive which costs SFr 11 - SFr 17 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The distance between Montreux and Chamonix is 57 km. The road distance is 88.3 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from Montreux to Chamonix, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Montreux to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Montreux and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Martigny and Vallorcine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 41 min.

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The best way to get from Montreux to Chamonix without a car is to train which takes 2 h 41 min and costs SFr 40 - SFr 75.

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Map of how to get from Montreux to Chamonix.
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  • Distance: 35.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 41 min

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

You can take a train from Montreux to Chamonix via Martigny and Vallorcine in around 2 h 41 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Montreux to Martigny
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
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
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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
$11 - $18
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Martigny, gare to Le Châtelard VS, Frontière
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Chamonix bus
Phone
04 50 53 05 55
Email
montblancbus@transdev.com
Website
chamonix.montblancbus.com
Bus from Montroc to Médiathèque
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
chamonix.montblancbus.com

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