There are 2 ways to get from Zermatt to Tignes by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Visp to Genève-Aéroport 90
  2. Take the bus from Geneva Airport to Tignes Le Lac

$101 - $243

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Zermatt to Tignes 145.8 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Zermatt to Tignes is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 45 and takes 4 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zermatt to Tignes is to drive which takes 4 h 54 min and costs SFr 30 - SFr 45.

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The distance between Zermatt and Tignes is 90 km. The road distance is 233 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 35 min to get from Zermatt to Tignes, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Zermatt, Switzerland and Tignes, France?

There is no direct connection from Zermatt to Tignes. However, you can take the train to Visp, take the train to Genève-Aéroport, take the walk to Geneva Airport, then take the bus to Tignes Le Lac. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Tignes.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Visp to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Schedules at
Bus operators
0 820 320 368
Bus from Geneva Airport to Tignes Le Lac
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $90
Schedules at

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