There are 6 ways to get from Zürich to Megève by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus via Geneva - Airport  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève-Aéroport 1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - Airport to St-Gervais-les-Bains - Le Fayet Ouibus / ...

$86 - $180

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Bus  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Annecy
  2. Take the bus from Annecy to Megève Ouibus

$37 - $45

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève-Aéroport 1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Geneva Airport to Saint-Gervais-Les-Bains T74 Chamonix

$95 - $175

Train  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lausanne 5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Lausanne to Martigny 90
  3. Take the train from Vallorcine to St-Gervais-les-Bains

$114 - $211

Drive  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Megève 216.1 miles

$45 - $70

Fly, bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Geneva (GVA) ZRH - GVA
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - Airport to St-Gervais-les-Bains - Le Fayet

$65 - $184

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Megève. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Megève via Annecy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Megève is 224 km. The road distance is 345.8 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Megève without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Zürich to Megève, including transfers.

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Zürich to Megève bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Zurich station.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Megève is to train which takes 7 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Zürich to Megève bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Megève station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Megève is 346 km. It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to drive from Zürich to Megève.

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Royal Jordanian and Swiss offer flights from Zurich Airport to Geneva Airport.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Megève.
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  • Distance: 139.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 35 min

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Megève, France?

You can take a train from Zürich to Megève via Lausanne, Martigny, Vallorcine, St-Gervais-les-Bains, and St-Gervais-les-Bains - Le Fayet in around 7 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zürich to Megève via Annecy in around 8 h 50 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Train operators
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 Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Martigny
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $35
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 St-Gervais-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$15 - $23
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 Geneva - Airport to St-Gervais-les-Bains - Le Fayet
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Annecy to Megève
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Transdev Haute-Savoie
Phone
+33 4 50 51 08 51
Website
transdevhautesavoie.com
Bus from Genève Airport to Saint-Gervais-les-Bains - Le Fayet
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
transdevhautesavoie.com
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Geneva Airport to Saint-Gervais-Les-Bains
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
altibus.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Annecy
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Book at
eurolines.ch

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The best way to get from Zürich to Zurich Airport is to line 16 train which takes 13 min and costs .

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