Directions from Paris to Montreux

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  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lausanne Tgv

$109 - $131

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Geneva - Bus station Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Lausanne Ouibus / ...

$40 - $63

8 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Massy to Lausanne N799

$55 - $100

Drive  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Montreux 349.5 miles

$75 - $110

Fly Paris Orly to Geneva, train  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Geneva (GVA) ORY - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux

$75 - $250

Fly Paris CDG to Geneva, train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Geneva (GVA) CDG - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux

$87 - $292

Fly Paris Orly to Mulhouse, train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Mulhouse (MLH) ORY - MLH
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne

$132 - $443

Fly Paris Orly to Lyon, train  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Lyon (LYS) ORY - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Montreux

$126 - $377

Fly Paris CDG to Lyon, train  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Lyon (LYS) CDG - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Montreux

$133 - $379

Fly Paris CDG to Basel, train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Basel (BSL) CDG - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne

$129 - $415

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

TGV operates a train from Paris to Montreux every 4 hours. Tickets cost $95 - $105 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Montreux via Geneva - Bus station, Lausanne, Lausanne, Parc Vélodrome, Lausanne, gare, and Lausanne in around 9 h 40 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Paris Orly to Mulhouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
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 Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
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
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$29 - $130
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $105
1st Class
$130 - $180
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Montreux
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Trenitalia Eurocity
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Lausanne, park.Velodrome
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Massy to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Paris and Montreux is 435 km. The road distance is 559 km.

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Montreux is to bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 9 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Paris to Montreux is to train which takes 4 h 9 min and costs 90€ - 120€.

No, there is no direct train from Paris to Montreux. However, there are services departing from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving at Montreux via Lausanne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 9 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Paris to Montreux, including transfers.