There are 3 ways to get from Orsières to Chamonix by car, bus or train
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Orsières to Chamonix is to drive which costs SFr 6 - SFr 10 and takes 55 min.
The quickest way to get from Orsières to Chamonix is to drive which costs SFr 6 - SFr 10 and takes 55 min.
No, there is no direct train from Orsières to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Orsières and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Sembrancher, Martigny and Vallorcine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.
The distance between Orsières and Chamonix is 24 km. The road distance is 55.1 km.
The best way to get from Orsières to Chamonix without a car is to train which takes 3 h 5 min and costs SFr 23 - SFr 40.
It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from Orsières to Chamonix, including transfers.
Orsières to Chamonix train services, operated by Swiss Railways Mont-Blanc Express, depart from Martigny station.
Orsières to Chamonix train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc station.
Yes, the driving distance between Orsières to Chamonix is 55 km. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Orsières to Chamonix.
There are 1946+ hotels available in Chamonix. Prices start at $82 USD per night.
What companies run services between Orsières, Switzerland and Chamonix, France?
You can take a train from Orsières to Chamonix via Sembrancher, Martigny, and Vallorcine in around 3 h 5 min.
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.
Train from Martigny to Vallorcine
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.
Train from Vallorcine to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
- Ave. Duration
- 34 min
- Estimated price
- $10 - $15
- 2nd Class
- $10 - $15
- 1st Class
- $12 - $19
Bus from Le Tour to Cachat le Géant, Avenue Cachat Le Géant, Les Moëttieux, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Bonneville, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, 74400, France
- Ave. Duration
- 21 min
- Schedules at
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