There are 3 ways to get from Zermatt to Aime-la-Plagne (Station) by train, bus or car

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Train  •  8h 31m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Genève 90 / ...
  2. Take the train from Gare de Genève to Gare de Chambéry-Chal.-les-Eaux Ter
  3. Take the train from Gare de Chambéry-Chal.-les-Eaux to Gare de Aime-la-Plagne Ter / ...

104€ - 212€

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  10h 16m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Riddes 130
  2. Take the bus from Riddes to Annecy 251
  3. Take the bus from Annecy - Gare routière to Albertville - Gare routière 51

69€ - 139€

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3h 53m

  1. Drive from Zermatt to Aime-la-Plagne (Station) 268.8 km

30€ - 50€

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The cheapest way to get from Zermatt to Aime-la-Plagne (Station) is to drive which costs SFr 35 - SFr 55 and takes 3h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Zermatt to Aime-la-Plagne (Station) is to drive which costs SFr 35 - SFr 55 and takes 3h 53m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to Aime-la-Plagne (Station). However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Gare de Aime-la-Plagne via Visp, Gare de Genève and Gare de Chambéry-Chal.-les-Eaux. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 31m.

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The distance between Zermatt and Aime-la-Plagne (Station) is 100 km. The road distance is 268.8 km.

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The best way to get from Zermatt to Aime-la-Plagne (Station) without a car is to train which takes 8h 31m and costs SFr 110 - SFr 240.

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It takes approximately 8h 31m to get from Zermatt to Aime-la-Plagne (Station), including transfers.

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Zermatt to Aime-la-Plagne (Station) train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Visp station.

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Zermatt to Aime-la-Plagne (Station) train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Gare de Aime-la-Plagne station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zermatt to Aime-la-Plagne (Station) is 269 km. It takes approximately 3h 53m to drive from Zermatt to Aime-la-Plagne (Station).

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There are 4813+ hotels available in Aime-la-Plagne (Station). Prices start at 45€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Zermatt to Aime-la-Plagne (Station).
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  • Distance: 100 km
  • Duration: 8h 31m

What companies run services between Zermatt, Switzerland and Aime-la-Plagne (Station), France?

You can take a train from Zermatt to Aime-la-Plagne (Station) via Visp, Genève, Gare de Genève, and Gare de Chambéry-Chal.-les-Eaux in around 8h 31m.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 60€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Gare de Genève to Gare de Chambéry-Chal.-les-Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 28€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
16€ - 19€
1st Class
26€ - 28€
Train from Gare de Chambéry-Chal.-les-Eaux to Gare de Aime-la-Plagne
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 25€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
14€ - 17€
1st Class
22€ - 25€
TGV inOui
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Aime La Plagne
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
30€ - 35€
1st Class
24€ - 29€
RegionalAlps
Phone
+41 27 720 47 47
Email
info@regionalps.ch
Website
regionalps.ch
Train from Visp to Riddes
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 35€
Website
RegionalAlps
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
2nd Class Ticket
17€ - 20€
1st Class Ticket
31€ - 35€
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Riddes to Annecy
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Eurolines FR
Région Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Phone
+33 4 26 73 40 00
Website
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Annecy - Gare routière to Albertville - Gare routière
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr

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