How to travel from Annecy to Chamonix

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from Annecy to Chamonix

You can get from Annecy to Chamonix by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Annecy to Chamonix on Apr 01 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:45AMAnnecy, Gare SNCF1h10 09:55AMChamonix, Gare routière
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04:35PMAnnecy, Gare SNCF1h45 06:20PMChamonix, Gare routière
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09:50AMAnnecy, Gare SNCF1h40 11:30AMChamonix, Gare routière
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01:15PMAnnecy, Gare SNCF1h35 02:50PMChamonix, Gare routière
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02:40PMAnnecy, Gare SNCF1h40 04:20PMChamonix, Gare routière
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Travel Information to Chamonix from Annecy

distanceDistance36 miles (58 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$9 - $11
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $9 (€8) • 2 h 16 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $11 (€10) • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus

Travel 36 miles (58 km) by bus or train between Annecy and Chamonix. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $9 (€8). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Annecy to Chamonix.

Travel Tips: Travel from Annecy to Chamonix

Travel Tips: Travel to Chamonix easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Annecy to Chamonix.

There are 2 ways to get from Annecy to Chamonix: bus or train.

The cheapest way to get from Annecy to Chamonix is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $9 (€8) compared to other travel options to Chamonix:

A train is $2 (€2) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Annecy to Chamonix costing on average $11 (€10).

The fastest way from Annecy to Chamonix is by bus with an average journey time of 1 h 35 min.

There are alternative travel options to Chamonix that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by train can take 2 h 16 min   on average.

Chamonix is approximately 36 miles (58 km) away from Annecy.

The average frequency per day from Annecy to Chamonix is:

  • Around 6 buses per day.
  • Around 10 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Annecy to Chamonix as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Annecy to Chamonix:

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Annecy to Chamonix depart from Annecy, Gare Routière to Chamonix, Av. De Courmayeur (Gare routière Sud).
  • Most travelers take a train from Annecy to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Annecy to Chamonix, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • BlaBlaCar Bus can get you to Chamonix by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with BlaBlaCar Bus from Annecy to Chamonix for $11 (€10) on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available from Annecy to Chamonix with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct bus with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | Autocar with 6 direct buses per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Chamonix as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Annecy to Chamonix.

Your trip from Annecy to Chamonix doesn't have to end in Chamonix. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Geneva, Paris or Lyon. If you’d like to add Geneva, Paris or Lyon to your Annecy to Chamonix tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Chamonix today!

Before traveling from Annecy to Chamonix, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this trip costs on average $11 (€10) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $9 (€8) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Annecy to Chamonix tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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