There are 3 ways to get from Villars-sur-Ollon to Chamonix by train, car or bus

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Train  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Villars-sur-Ollon to Bex
  2. Take the train from Martigny to Vallorcine
  3. Take the train from Vallorcine to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

$38 - $64

2 alternative options

Drive, line 12 bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Villars-sur-Ollon to Le Tour
  2. Take the line 12 bus from Le Tour to Cachat le Géant, Avenue Cachat Le Géant, Les Moëttieux, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Bonneville, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, 74400, France 12

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Villars-sur-Ollon to Chamonix 51.6 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Villars-sur-Ollon to Chamonix is to drive which costs SFr 10 - SFr 15 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Villars-sur-Ollon to Chamonix is to drive which costs SFr 10 - SFr 15 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Villars-sur-Ollon to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Villars-sur-Ollon and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Bex, Martigny and Vallorcine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 49 min.

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The distance between Villars-sur-Ollon and Chamonix is 44 km. The road distance is 82.5 km.

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The best way to get from Villars-sur-Ollon to Chamonix without a car is to train which takes 3 h 49 min and costs SFr 35 - SFr 65.

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It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Villars-sur-Ollon to Chamonix, including transfers.

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Villars-sur-Ollon to Chamonix train services, operated by tpc, depart from Villars-sur-Ollon station.

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Villars-sur-Ollon to Chamonix train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Villars-sur-Ollon to Chamonix is 83 km. It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to drive from Villars-sur-Ollon to Chamonix.

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There are 1946+ hotels available in Chamonix. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Villars-sur-Ollon to Chamonix.
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  • Distance: 27.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 49 min

What companies run services between Villars-sur-Ollon, Switzerland and Chamonix, France?

You can take a train from Villars-sur-Ollon to Chamonix via Bex, Martigny, and Vallorcine in around 3 h 49 min.

Train operators
tpc
Website
tpc.ch
Train from Villars-sur-Ollon to Bex
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
tpc.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Swiss Railways Mont-Blanc Express
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Martigny to Vallorcine
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Martigny to Vallorcine
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Vallorcine to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$12 - $18
Bus operators
Chamonix bus
Phone
04 50 53 05 55
Email
montblancbus@transdev.com
Website
chamonix.montblancbus.com
Bus from Le Tour to Cachat le Géant, Avenue Cachat Le Géant, Les Moëttieux, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Bonneville, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, 74400, France
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
chamonix.montblancbus.com

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