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There are 4 ways to get from Vars to Gap by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  2h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Ste Marie Monte Pente - VARS to Gare de Montdauphin - EYGLIERS S23
  2. Take the train from Montdauphin Guillestre to Gap Ter / ...

€25 - €47

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Bus  •  3h

  1. Take the bus from Ste Marie Monte Pente - VARS to Gare de Montdauphin - EYGLIERS S23
  2. Take the bus from MONT DAUPHIN - Gare SNCF - MONT DAUPHIN to GAP - Gare Routière - GAP LER 29Bis / ...

Taxi  •  1h 4m

  1. Take a taxi from Vars to Gap 70 km

€150 - €190

Drive  •  1h 4m

  1. Drive from Vars to Gap 70 km

€7 - €12

Vars to Gap by bus and train

The journey time between Vars and Gap is around 4h 30m and covers a distance of around 70 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 23m. Operated by Zou! Hautes-Alpes, SNCF and Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), the Vars to Gap service departs from Ste Marie Monte Pente - VARS and arrives in Gap. Typically 22 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 30m
Fastest journey time:
1h 23m
Journey distance:
70 km
Services per week:
22
Cheapest price:
€13
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:25
Last service departs at:
18:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Vars to Gap bus and train schedules

Vars → Gap
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The cheapest way to get from Vars to Gap is to drive which costs €7 - €12 and takes 1h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Vars to Gap is to taxi which costs €150 - €190 and takes 1h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vars to Gap. However, there are services departing from Ste Marie Monte Pente - VARS and arriving at GAP - Gare Routière - GAP via MONT DAUPHIN - Gare SNCF - MONT DAUPHIN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h.

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The distance between Vars and Gap is 49 km. The road distance is 70 km.

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The best way to get from Vars to Gap without a car is to bus and train which takes 2h 18m and costs €24 - €50.

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It takes approximately 2h 18m to get from Vars to Gap, including transfers.

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Vars to Gap bus services, operated by Zou! Hautes-Alpes, depart from Ste Marie Monte Pente - VARS station.

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Vars to Gap bus services, operated by Zou! LER, arrive at GAP - Gare Routière - GAP station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vars to Gap is 70 km. It takes approximately 1h 4m to drive from Vars to Gap.

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Map of how to get from Vars to Gap.
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  • Distance: 48.6 km
  • Duration: 2h 18m

What companies run services between Vars, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France and Gap, France?

You can take a bus from Vars to Gap via MONT DAUPHIN - Gare SNCF - MONT DAUPHIN in around 3h.

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 Montdauphin Guillestre to Gap
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€8 - €12
Rail 1st Class
€15 - €22
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 Montdauphin-Guillestre to Gap
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€20 - €40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
Zou! Hautes-Alpes
Phone
0033 04 92 502 505
Website
zou.maregionsud.fr
Bus from Ste Marie Monte Pente - VARS to Gare de Montdauphin - EYGLIERS
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Zou! Hautes-Alpes
Zou! LER
Phone
+33 4 91 57 50 57
Email
webpresse@maregionsud.fr
Website
zou.maregionsud.fr
Bus from MONT DAUPHIN - Gare SNCF - MONT DAUPHIN to GAP - Gare Routière - GAP
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Zou! LER
Other operators
Taxi from Vars to Gap
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Estimated price
€150 - €190
Vtc Alpes Loisirs Evasion
Phone
+33 6 17 03 17 51
Taxi Mesrobian
Phone
+33 4 92 43 29 26

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