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There are 3 ways to get from Tignes to Montreux by train, car or shuttle

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Train  •  5h 34m

  1. Take the train from Landry to Chambéry - Challes-les-Eaux Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Chambéry - Challes-les-Eaux to Geneve Ter
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Montreux Re / ...

Cheapest option

Shuttle, train  •  5h 27m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Tignes Le Lac to Genève Airport
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux Ir90 / ...

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2h 48m

  1. Drive from Tignes to Montreux 172.9 km

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The cheapest way to get from Tignes to Montreux is to drive which costs €20 - €30 and takes 2h 48m.

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The fastest way to get from Tignes to Montreux is to drive. Taking this option will cost €20 - €30 and takes 2h 48m.

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The distance between Tignes and Montreux is 107 km. The road distance is 172.9 km.

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The best way to get from Tignes to Montreux without a car is to train which takes 5h 34m and costs €150 - €250.

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It takes approximately 5h 34m to get from Tignes to Montreux, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tignes to Montreux is 173 km. It takes approximately 2h 48m to drive from Tignes to Montreux.

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Map of how to get from Tignes to Montreux.
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  • Distance: 107.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 34m

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

You can take a train from Tignes to Montreux via Landry, Chambéry - Challes-les-Eaux, and Geneve in around 5h 34m.

Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Landry to Chambéry - Challes-les-Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 13 - SFr 35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 13 - SFr 19
Rail 1st Class
SFr 21 - SFr 35
Train from Chambéry - Challes-les-Eaux to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 14 - SFr 20
Rail 1st Class
SFr 22 - SFr 35
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Landry to Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 65
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
BensBus Airport Ski Transfers
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
SFr 35 - SFr 60
More information at
BensBus Airport Ski Transfers

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