There are 6 ways to get from Sion to Crans-Montana by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, funicular  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Sion to Sierre/Siders 90 / ...
  2. Take the funicular from Sierre/Siders SMC to Montana Gare 1-Y

$21 - $38

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Line 353 bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the line 353 bus from Sion, poste/gare to Crans-s.-S., poste 353

$9 - $13

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Line 422 bus  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 422 bus from Sierre, poste/gare to Montana, Forum d'Ycoor 422 / ...

$19 - $33

Line 411 bus, line 422 bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 411 bus from Sion, poste/gare to Sierre, poste/gare 411
  2. Take the line 422 bus from Sierre, poste/gare to Montana, Forum d'Ycoor 422 / ...

$16 - $24

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sion to Crans-Montana 14.7 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Sion to Crans-Montana 14.7 miles

$3 - $5

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sion, poste/gare and arriving at Crans-s.-S., poste. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sion to Crans-Montana. However, there are services departing from Sion and arriving at Montana Gare via Sierre/Siders SMC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 min.

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The distance between Sion and Crans-Montana is 13 km. The road distance is 23.5 km.

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The best way to get from Sion to Crans-Montana without a car is to train and funicular which takes 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 41 min to get from Sion to Crans-Montana, including transfers.

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Sion to Crans-Montana bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, depart from Sion, poste/gare station.

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Sion to Crans-Montana train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Sion station.

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The best way to get from Sion to Crans-Montana is to train and funicular which takes 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 353 bus, which costs and takes 45 min.

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Sion to Crans-Montana bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, arrive at Crans-s.-S., poste station.

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Sion to Crans-Montana train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Montana Gare station.

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Map of how to get from Sion to Crans-Montana.
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  • Distance: 8.4 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

What companies run services between Sion, Switzerland and Crans-Montana, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Sion to Crans-Montana via Sierre/Siders and Sierre/Siders SMC in around 41 min. Alternatively, Swiss PostAuto operates a bus from Sion to Crans-Montana every 2 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
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 Sion to Sierre/Siders
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Sierre/Siders SMC to Montana Gare
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
RegionalAlps
Website
regionalps.ch
Train from Sion to Sierre/Siders
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
regionalps.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Sion, poste/gare to Crans-s.-S., poste
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Sierre, poste/gare to Montana, Forum d'Ycoor
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Sion, poste/gare to Sierre, poste/gare
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Taxi from Sion to Crans-Montana
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Association des Taxis Officiels de Sion
Phone
+41 27 322 32 32
Martino Abramo Attanasio
Phone
+41 79 221 14 90
Taxi Dean
Phone
+41 78 600 36 27
Website
taxidean.ch

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Yes, the driving distance between Sion to Crans-Montana is 23 km. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Sion to Crans-Montana.

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