You can get from Chamonix to Lyon by train, bus or flight.
To get from Chamonix to Lyon on Oct 08 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||97 miles (157 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||$26 - $46|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $26 (€25) • 3 h|
|Fastest mode||Bus • $26 (€25) • 3 h|
|Popular travel companies||BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TER|
Travel 97 miles (157 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Lyon from Chamonix. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 3 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $26 (€25). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TER among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Chamonix to Lyon.
There are 4 ways that you can travel to Lyon from Chamonix. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way to travel from Chamonix to Lyon is by taking a bus with an average price of $26 (€25).
This is compared to other travel options to Lyon:
A bus is generally $20 (€19) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $46 (€44) from Chamonix to Lyon.
The fastest way to get to Lyon from Chamonix is by bus with an average travel time of 3 h.
Other travel options to Lyon can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h 16 min of travel time.
Lyon is approximately 97 miles (157 km) away from Chamonix.
The average frequency per day from Chamonix to Lyon is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Chamonix to Lyon as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Chamonix to Lyon:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Chamonix to Lyon, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from Chamonix to Lyon with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Lyon as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Chamonix to Lyon.
When planning your trip from Chamonix to Lyon, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Chamonix to Lyon online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.