There are 3 ways to get from Visp to Chamonix by train, bus or car

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  •  2 h 59 min

  1. 90

$51 - $89

2 alternative options

Train, line 213 bus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. 90
  2. 213

$54 - $96

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. 72.6 miles

$15 - $23

What companies run services between Visp, Switzerland and Chamonix, France?

You can take a train from Visp to Chamonix via Martigny and Vallorcine in around 2 h 59 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Martigny
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Martigny to Vallorcine
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
fahrplan.sbb.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
SNCF
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 - $19
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Martigny, gare to Le Châtelard VS, Frontière
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Visp and Chamonix is 88 km. The road distance is 116 km.

The cheapest way to get from Visp to Chamonix is to drive which costs SFr 15 - SFr 23 and takes 1 h 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Visp to Chamonix is to drive which takes 1 h 33 min and costs SFr 15 - SFr 23.

No, there is no direct train from Visp to Chamonix. However, there are services departing from Visp and arriving at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc via Martigny and Vallorcine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 59 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Visp to Chamonix, including transfers.