There are 7 ways to get from Vienna to Chamonix by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Geneva  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Geneva (GVA) VIE - GVA

$67 - $222

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Fly to Lyon, bus  •  8 h 16 min

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

$86 - $265

Train  •  13 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Zürich HB Rj
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Visp 8
  3. Take the train from Visp to Martigny 90

$240 - $415

Train, bus  •  13 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Zürich HB Rj
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève-Aéroport 1 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Geneva - Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$215 - $361

Bus Eurolines CH  •  18 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Wien to Geneva
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Chamonix Sud - Bus station Ouibus / ...

$86 - $125

Bus Vito Reisen & Transporte AG  •  18 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna - Erdberg to Lausanne
  2. Take the bus from Lausanne to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc N504

Drive  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Chamonix 639.9 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Chamonix is to fly which costs 55€ - 190€ and takes 6 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Chamonix is to fly which costs 55€ - 190€ and takes 6 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Chamonix station. However, there are services departing from Wien and arriving at Chamonix Sud - Bus station via Geneva - Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Zürich HB, Visp, Martigny and Vallorcine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 49 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Chamonix is 762 km. The road distance is 1023.8 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Chamonix without a car is to train which takes 13 h 49 min and costs 200€ - 360€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from Vienna to Chamonix, including transfers.

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Vienna to Chamonix bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Wien station.

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Vienna to Chamonix train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Wien Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Chamonix is to fly which takes 6 h 1 min and costs 55€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 200€ - 360€ and takes 13 h 49 min, you could also bus, which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 18 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Chamonix.
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  • Distance: 476.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 1 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Chamonix, France?

Austrian Airlines, easyJet and three other airlines fly from Vienna to Chamonix hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vienna to Chamonix via Zürich HB, Visp, Martigny, and Vallorcine in around 13 h 49 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Vienna to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Vienna to Lyon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $210
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
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 Zürich HB to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Martigny
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
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
Bus from Geneva - Airport to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Wien to Geneva
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus from Geneva to Chamonix
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Book at
eurolines.ch
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Mont-Blanc to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Schedules at
altibus.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lausanne to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Vito Reisen & Transporte AG
Phone
+41 52 624 40 00
Website
vito-reisen.ch
Bus from Vienna - Erdberg to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
13 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
vito-reisen.ch

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Vienna to Chamonix bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Chamonix Sud - Bus station.

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Vienna to Chamonix train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Martigny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Chamonix is 1024 km. It takes approximately 10 h 18 min to drive from Vienna to Chamonix.

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easyJet, Brussels Airlines, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 1946+ hotels available in Chamonix. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 11€.

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