There are 7 ways to get from Salzburg to Chamonix by train, bus, night train, 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  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Zürich HB Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lausanne 5 / ...
  3. Take the train from Lausanne to Martigny 90

$198 - $345

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg to Geneva
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Chamonix City Center Genève - gare routière > Genève - aéroport > Domancy > Chamonix sud - gare routière > Chamonix centre / ...

$64 - $85

5 alternative options

Train via Visp  •  11 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Zürich HB Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Visp 8
  3. Take the train from Visp to Martigny 90

$194 - $350

Night train, bus  •  17 h 55 min

  1. Take the night train from Salzburg Hbf. to Milano Centrale En
  2. Take the bus from Milan - Lampugnano to Chamonix 220

$84 - $159

Drive  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Chamonix 468.8 miles

$100 - $150

Fly from Salzburg, bus  •  6 h 24 min

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

$105 - $221

Train to Munich, fly, bus  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Geneva (GVA) MUC - GVA
  3. Take the bus from Geneva - airport to Domancy

$84 - $214

What companies run services between Salzburg, Austria and Chamonix, France?

You can take a train from Salzburg to Chamonix via Zürich HB, Lausanne, Martigny, and Vallorcine in around 11 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salzburg to Chamonix via Geneva and Geneva - Bus station in around 13 h 22 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Salzburg to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
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 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Salzburg to Geneva via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Salzburg to Geneva via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $320
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Salzburg to Geneva via East Midlands
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Salzburg to Geneva via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Salzburg to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,700
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
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 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Martigny
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Salzburg Hbf. to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$85 - $110
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Salzburg to Geneva
Ave. Duration
11 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
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 Geneva - airport to Domancy
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Savda

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Salzburg to Chamonix?

The distance between Salzburg and Chamonix is 513 km. The road distance is 750 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Chamonix?

The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Chamonix is to bus which costs 50€ - 70€ and takes 13 h 22 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Salzburg to Chamonix?

The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Chamonix is to fly and bus which takes 6 h 24 min and costs 85€ - 190€.

Is there a direct train between Salzburg and Chamonix?

No, there is no direct train from Salzburg to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Salzburg Hbf and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Zürich HB, Lausanne, Martigny and Vallorcine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 29 min.

Is there a direct bus between Salzburg and Chamonix?

No, there is no direct bus from Salzburg to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Salzburg and arriving at Chamonix City Center via Geneva - Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 22 min.

How long does it take to get from Salzburg to Chamonix?

It takes approximately 11 h 29 min to get from Salzburg to Chamonix, including transfers.