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There are 5 ways to get from Tignes to Chamonix by bus, train, taxi, car 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.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  6h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Tignes to Bourg-Saint-Maurice T15
  2. Take the train from Bourg-St.Maurice to Albertville
  3. Take the bus from Gare de Albertville to Gare de Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

$41 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Tignes to Bourg-Saint-Maurice T15
  2. Take the bus from Gare de Bourg-St-Maurice to Gare de Albertville
  3. Take the bus from Gare de Albertville to Gare de Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

$35 - $47

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1h 34m

  1. Take a taxi from Tignes to Chamonix 58.7 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1h 34m

  1. Drive from Tignes to Chamonix 58.7 miles

$12 - $19

Shuttle, bus  •  6h 37m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Tignes Le Lac to Genève Airport
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station Ouibus

$46 - $66

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tignes to Chamonix is to drive which costs 11€ - 16€ and takes 1h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Tignes to Chamonix is to taxi which costs 110€ - 140€ and takes 1h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tignes to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Tignes and arriving at Gare de Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Gare de Bourg-St-Maurice and Gare de Albertville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 11m.

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The distance between Tignes and Chamonix is 51 km. The road distance is 94 km.

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The best way to get from Tignes to Chamonix without a car is to bus and train which takes 6h 1m and costs 35€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 6h 1m to get from Tignes to Chamonix, including transfers.

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Tignes to Chamonix bus services, operated by Altibus, depart from Tignes station.

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Tignes to Chamonix bus services, operated by SNCF Bus, arrive at Gare de Chamonix-Mont-Blanc station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tignes to Chamonix is 94 km. It takes approximately 1h 34m to drive from Tignes to Chamonix.

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There are 2521+ hotels available in Chamonix. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tignes to Chamonix.
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  • Distance: 31.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 1m

What companies run services between Tignes, France and Chamonix, France?

You can take a bus from Tignes to Chamonix via Bourg-Saint-Maurice, Gare de Bourg-St-Maurice, and Gare de Albertville in around 6h 11m.

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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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bourg-St.Maurice to Albertville
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$18 - $29
Bus operators
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Tignes to Bourg-Saint-Maurice
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
altibus.com
SNCF Bus
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Bus from Gare de Albertville to Gare de Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
SNCF Bus
Bus from Gare de Bourg-St-Maurice to Gare de Albertville
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
SNCF Bus
BensBus
Email
info@nofussbus.co.uk
Website
bensbus.co.uk
Shuttle from Tignes Le Lac to Genève Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
More information at
BensBus
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 Geneva - Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
Taxi from Tignes to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Taxi Taxilvie
Phone
+33 6 47 47 18 86
Website
taxi-bourg-st-maurice.net
Taxi Jack Celair
Phone
+33 6 22 23 76 36
Website
taxijackcelair.com
Cosi Taxi
Phone
+33 6 33 02 75 17
Website
cosi-taxi.com

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