There are 7 ways to get from Strasbourg to French Alps by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Visp 6 / ...
  3. Take the train from Visp to Martigny 90 / ...

$153 - $263

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Bus  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Aosta N506

$34 - $57

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Drive  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Strasbourg to French Alps 262 miles

$55 - $85

Fly Strasbourg to Lyon, bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Lyon (LYS) SXB - LYS
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to St-Gervais-les-Bains - Le Fayet

$107 - $435

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Geneva, shuttle  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Geneva (GVA) ZRH - GVA
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud

$147 - $285

Train to Metz/Nancy, fly to Lyon, bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Lorraine
  2. Fly from Metz/Nancy (ETZ) to Lyon (LYS) ETZ - LYS
  3. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to St-Gervais-les-Bains - Le Fayet

$162 - $545

Train to Luxembourg, fly to Geneva, shuttle  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Luxembourg
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Geneva (GVA) LUX - GVA
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud

$148 - $334

Questions & Answers

The distance between Strasbourg and French Alps is 313 km. The road distance is 419.2 km.

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The best way to get from Strasbourg to French Alps without a car is to train which takes 7 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 23 min to get from Strasbourg to French Alps, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Strasbourg to French Alps is to train which takes 7 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 16 min.

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The quickest flight from Strasbourg Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Strasbourg to French Alps is 419 km. It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to drive from Strasbourg to French Alps.

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Hop! offers flights from Strasbourg Airport to Lyon Airport.

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There are 1970+ hotels available in French Alps. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Strasbourg to Strasbourg Airport is to train which takes 10 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Strasbourg to French Alps.
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  • Distance: 195.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 23 min

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

You can take a train from Strasbourg to French Alps via Basel SBB, Visp, Martigny, Vallorcine, and Chamonix-Mont-Blanc in around 7 h 23 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Strasbourg to French Alps 5 times a week. Tickets cost $25 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 5 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Metz/Nancy to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Train operators
SNCF

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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 Basel SBB to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Martigny
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
RegionalAlps
Website
regionalps.ch
Train from Visp to Martigny
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
regionalps.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Lorraine
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$31 - $37
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$31 - $37
1st Class
$50 - $60
Train from Strasbourg to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $85
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Strasbourg to Aosta
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to St-Gervais-les-Bains - Le Fayet
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Swisstours Transport SA
Phone
+41 22 781 04 04
Email
info@stts.ch
Website
cham-transfers.com
Shuttle from Geneva Airport to Chamonix sud
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
cham-transfers.com

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