There are 8 ways to get from Munich to Chamonix by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève-Aéroport 1 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Geneva - airport to Domancy

$168 - $293

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Geneva 106
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Chamonix City Center Ouibus

$39 - $63

6 alternative options

Train  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lausanne 5 / ...
  3. Take the train from Lausanne to Martigny 90

$196 - $341

Train via Visp  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Visp 8
  3. Take the train from Visp to Martigny 90

$192 - $331

Bus via Zurich  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from München ZOB to Zürich, Sihlquai/HB 1-Y
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Geneva - Bus station
  3. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Chamonix City Center

$145 - $207

Drive  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Chamonix 380.5 miles

$80 - $120

Fly to Geneva, bus  •  5 h 14 min

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

$49 - $162

Fly to Lyon, bus  •  6 h 56 min

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

$94 - $249

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Chamonix is to bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 11 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Chamonix is to fly and bus which costs 40€ - 140€ and takes 5 h 14 min.

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The distance between Munich and Chamonix is 433 km. The road distance is 608.9 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 24 min to get from Munich to Chamonix, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Munich to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from München ZOB and arriving at Chamonix City Center via Zurich and Geneva - Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Munich to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Zürich HB, Lausanne, Martigny and Vallorcine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 48 min.

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What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Chamonix, France?

You can take a train from Munich to Chamonix via Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai), Zürich HB, Lausanne, Martigny, and Vallorcine in around 9 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Munich to Chamonix via Zürich, Sihlquai/HB, Zurich, and Geneva - Bus station in around 11 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Munich to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Munich to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,700
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Martigny
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Martigny
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Zurich to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
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
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
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from München ZOB to Zürich, Sihlquai/HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Geneva
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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