There are 4 ways to get from Vars to Gap by bus, train, taxi or car
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Bus, train • 2h 18m
€25 - €47
3 alternative options
Bus • 3h
Taxi • 1h 4m
€150 - €190
Drive • 1h 4m
€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.
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The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Vars to Gap bus and train schedules
Departing Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Departing Wednesday, July 28, 2021
Departing Thursday, July 29, 2021
Departing Friday, July 30, 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Vars to Gap is to drive which costs €7 - €12 and takes 1h 4m.
The quickest way to get from Vars to Gap is to taxi which costs €150 - €190 and takes 1h 4m.
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.
The distance between Vars and Gap is 49 km. The road distance is 70 km.
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.
It takes approximately 2h 18m to get from Vars to Gap, including transfers.
Vars to Gap bus services, operated by Zou! Hautes-Alpes, depart from Ste Marie Monte Pente - VARS station.
Vars to Gap bus services, operated by Zou! LER, arrive at GAP - Gare Routière - GAP station.
Yes, the driving distance between Vars to Gap is 70 km. It takes approximately 1h 4m to drive from Vars to Gap.
There are 49+ hotels available in Gap. Prices start at €75 per night.
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.
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.
Train from Montdauphin Guillestre to Gap
- Ave. Duration
- 48 min
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- €8 - €22
- 2nd Class
- €8 - €12
- Rail 1st Class
- €15 - €22
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.
Train from Montdauphin-Guillestre to Gap
- Ave. Duration
- 46 min
- 3 times a day
- Estimated price
- €20 - €40
- Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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