There are 5 ways to get from Strasbourg to Montreux by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne 1 / ...

$99 - $173

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Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Bern N506 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bern to Montreux K288

$15 - $35

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Train via Fribourg/Freiburg  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Vevey

$93 - $173

Bus RegioJet  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile to Lausanne, park.Velodrome RegioJet

$31 - $46

Drive  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Strasbourg to Montreux 203.7 miles

$40 - $65

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No, there is no direct bus from Strasbourg to Montreux. However, there are services departing from Strasbourg and arriving at Montreux, rue du Marché via Bern and Chailly-Montreux, Chailly P+R. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Strasbourg to Montreux. However, there are services departing from Strasbourg and arriving at Montreux via Basel SBB, Bern and Lausanne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 36 min.

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The distance between Strasbourg and Montreux is 247 km. The road distance is 325.9 km.

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The best way to get from Strasbourg to Montreux without a car is to train which takes 4 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to get from Strasbourg to Montreux, including transfers.

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Strasbourg to Montreux bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Strasbourg station.

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Strasbourg to Montreux train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Strasbourg station.

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The best way to get from Strasbourg to Montreux is to train which takes 4 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 2 min.

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Strasbourg to Montreux bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Montreux station.

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Strasbourg to Montreux train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Lausanne station.

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Map of how to get from Strasbourg to Montreux.
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  • Distance: 154.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 36 min

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

You can take a train from Strasbourg to Montreux via Basel SBB, Bern, and Lausanne in around 4 h 36 min. Alternatively, RegioJet operates a bus from Strasbourg to Montreux 3 times a week. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 5 h.

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.

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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 Bern
Ave. Duration
59 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 Fribourg/Freiburg to Vevey
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile to Lausanne, park.Velodrome
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile to Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Strasbourg to Bern
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bern to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Strasbourg to Montreux is 326 km. It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to drive from Strasbourg to Montreux.

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