There are 10 ways to get from Paris to French Alps 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  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Tgv

$146 - $171

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Ouibus
  2. Ouibus / ...

$41 - $71

8 alternative options

Bus Isilines  •  9 h 46 min

$66 - $121

Drive  •  5 h 52 min

  1. 388.8 miles

$80 - $120

Fly Paris Orly to Lyon, bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. ORY - LYS

$102 - $316

Fly Paris Orly to Geneva, bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. ORY - GVA

$88 - $250

Fly Paris CDG to Lyon, bus  •  6 h 48 min

  1. CDG - LYS

$109 - $318

Fly Paris CDG to Geneva, bus  •  6 h 8 min

  1. CDG - GVA

$100 - $292

Fly Paris CDG to Turin, bus  •  8 h 47 min

  1. CDG - TRN

$75 - $294

Fly Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa, bus  •  9 h 34 min

  1. CDG - MXP

$74 - $204

What companies run services between Paris, France and French Alps, France?

You can take a train from Paris to French Alps via Bellegarde(Ain) and St-Gervais-les-Bains in around 5 h 52 min. Alternatively, Isilines operates a bus from Paris to French Alps 4 times a week. Tickets cost $45 - $100 and the journey takes 9 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Paris CDG to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$29 - $130
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $3,500
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$25 - $160
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Bellegarde(Ain)
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $105
1st Class
$120 - $180
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bellegarde(Ain) to St-Gervais-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$19 - $29
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Paris - Gallieni to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Schedules at
isilines.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris Bercy to Genève Gare
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Genève Gare to Chamonix Sud
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon Aéroport to Domancy
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Genève Aéroport to Domancy
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Mont-Blanc to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Schedules at
altibus.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Chamonix
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Turin, Torino to Courmayeur
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Geneva to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Book at
eurolines.ch
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Questions & Answers

The distance between Paris and French Alps is 478 km. The road distance is 622 km.

The cheapest way to get from Paris to French Alps is to bus which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 10 h 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Paris to French Alps is to fly and bus which takes 5 h 45 min and costs 70€ - 220€.

It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to get from Paris to French Alps, including transfers.