There are 11 ways to get from Nuremberg to Chamonix by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  11 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Olten to Genève-Aéroport 5 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Geneva - Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$192 - $362

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Bus FlixBus  •  16 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Milan, Milan 455 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc 472

$65 - $109

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Train, bus via Stuttgart Hbf  •  12 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB Ic
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève 1 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Genève Cornavin CFF to Chamonix Mont Blanc

$226 - $385

Bus via Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile  •  14 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Strasbourg
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile to Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
  3. Take the bus from Genève Cornavin CFF to Chamonix Mont Blanc

$115 - $172

Train  •  18 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Annecy Tgv
  5. Take the train from Annecy to St-Gervais-les-Bains

$325 - $439

Drive  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Nuremberg to Chamonix 442.6 miles

$95 - $140

Fly Nuremberg to Geneva  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Geneva (GVA) NUE - GVA

$91 - $271

Fly Nuremberg to Lyon, bus  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Lyon (LYS) NUE - LYS
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$80 - $494

Fly Nuremberg to Zurich, train  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Zurich (ZRH) NUE - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Visp
  3. Take the train from Visp to Martigny

$190 - $477

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Geneva  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Geneva (GVA) FRA - GVA

$132 - $333

Train to Munich, fly to Geneva  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Geneva (GVA) MUC - GVA

$93 - $219

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The cheapest way to get from Nuremberg to Chamonix is to bus which costs 55€ - 95€ and takes 16 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nuremberg to Chamonix is to drive which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 6 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nuremberg to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Nuremberg and arriving at Chamonix Mont Blanc via Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile and Genève Cornavin CFF. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nuremberg to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Nürnberg Hbf and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf, Paris Gare de Lyon, Annecy and St-Gervais-les-Bains. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 3 min.

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The distance between Nuremberg and Chamonix is 503 km. The road distance is 708.1 km.

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The best way to get from Nuremberg to Chamonix without a car is to train and bus which takes 11 h 56 min and costs 160€ - 310€.

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It takes approximately 11 h 56 min to get from Nuremberg to Chamonix, including transfers.

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Nuremberg to Chamonix bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Nuremberg station.

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Nuremberg to Chamonix train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Nürnberg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Nuremberg to Chamonix is to bus which takes 14 h 11 min and costs 95€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 270€ - 380€ and takes 18 h 3 min, you could also fly, which costs 75€ - 240€ and takes 6 h 56 min.

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Map of how to get from Nuremberg to Chamonix.
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  • Distance: 314.3 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 56 min

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

You can take a bus from Nuremberg to Chamonix via Strasbourg, Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile, Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere, and Genève Cornavin CFF in around 14 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nuremberg to Chamonix via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf, Paris Gare de Lyon, Annecy, and St-Gervais-les-Bains in around 18 h 3 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Nuremberg to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Nuremberg to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Nuremberg to Geneva via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Nuremberg to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 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
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 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
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Nuremberg to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $480
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
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Olten to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Martigny
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Annecy
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Annecy to St-Gervais-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $27
1st Class
$25 - $40
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Geneve Airport Shuttle
Website
gva.ch
Bus from Genève Cornavin CFF to Chamonix Mont Blanc
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Schedules at
gva.ch
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Nuremberg to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile to Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nuremberg to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Nuremberg Airport to Geneva Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Nuremberg to Chamonix bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc station.

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Nuremberg to Chamonix train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at St-Gervais-les-Bains station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nuremberg to Chamonix is 708 km. It takes approximately 6 h 48 min to drive from Nuremberg to Chamonix.

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Brussels Airlines, Air France, Swiss and two other airlines offer flights from Nuremberg Airport to Geneva Airport.

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Book your Nuremberg to Chamonix train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and three other operators.

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Book your Nuremberg to Chamonix bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 1946+ hotels available in Chamonix. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Nuremberg to Nuremberg Airport is to subway which takes 11 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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