There are 8 ways to get from Venice to Chamonix by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Sion Eurocity / ...

$72 - $168

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Milan, Milan 400 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc 472

$36 - $62

6 alternative options

Train via Milano Centrale  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Brig to Martigny 90

$124 - $205

Bus Savda  •  12 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Venezia People Mover to Milan Lampugnano
  2. Take the bus from Milan - Lampugnano to Chamonix 220

$62 - $93

Drive  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Chamonix 314.2 miles

$75 - $110

Fly Venice to Geneva  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Geneva (GVA) VCE - GVA

$46 - $253

Fly Venice to Lyon, bus  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Lyon (LYS) VCE - LYS
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$50 - $306

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Geneva  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Geneva (GVA) LIN - GVA

$68 - $269

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Venice to Chamonix is to bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 8 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Chamonix is to drive which costs 60€ - 95€ and takes 4 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Venice to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Venice to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Venezia Santa Lucia and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Sion, Martigny and Vallorcine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 5 min.

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The distance between Venice and Chamonix is 428 km. The road distance is 502.8 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Chamonix without a car is to train which takes 8 h 5 min and costs 60€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 5 min to get from Venice to Chamonix, including transfers.

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Venice to Chamonix bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Venice, Venice station.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Chamonix.
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  • Distance: 267.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 5 min

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Chamonix, France?

Trenitalia Eurocity operates a train from Venice to Chamonix twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $100 and the journey takes 5 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Venice to Chamonix via Milan, Milan in around 8 h 25 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Venice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Venice to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $1,200
Flights from Venice to Lyon via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Venice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Sion
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $100
First
$90 - $160
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$43 - $46
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$43 - $46
First
$67
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
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 Brig to Martigny
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venice, Venice to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines IT
Phone
+39 0861 199 1900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
eurolines.it
Bus from Venezia People Mover to Milan Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
eurolines.it
Bus from Milano Lampugnano to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
eurolines.it
Savda
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 Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus

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