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from Paris to Chamonix

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

Our recommendation

To get from Paris to Chamonix on Oct 22 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:00AMParis Orly Airport1h05 09:05AMGeneva International Airport
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12:15PMParis11h25 11:40PMChamonix, Gare routière
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09:15PMParis Orly Airport1h15 10:30PMGeneva International Airport
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08:16AMParis Gare de Lyon5h50 02:06PMLes Pelerins
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06:14AMParis Gare de Lyon5h52 12:06PMLes Pelerins
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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Oct 22
$127SNCF | TGV Lyria
$70BlaBlaCar Bus
Oct 23
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$62BlaBlaCar Bus
Oct 24
$186SNCF | TGV Lyria
$67BlaBlaCar Bus
Oct 25
$104SNCF | TGV Lyria
$42BlaBlaCar Bus
Oct 26
$135SNCF | TGV Lyria
$39BlaBlaCar Bus
Oct 27
$91SNCF | TGV Lyria
$47BlaBlaCar Bus

Travel Information between Paris and Chamonix

distanceDistance291 miles (470 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$33 - $118
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $33 (€27) • 8 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $97 (€79) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet, BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TGV Lyria

Travel 291 miles (470 km) by flight, bus or train to Chamonix from Paris. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $33 (€27). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are easyJet, BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TGV Lyria among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Paris to Chamonix.

Travel Tips

Travel from Paris to Chamonix
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 Paris to Chamonix.
What are the ways to get from Paris to Chamonix?

There are 3 travel options from Paris to Chamonix: flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Paris to Chamonix?

The cheapest way to travel to Chamonix from Paris is by taking a bus with an average price of $33 (€27).

This is compared to other travel options to Chamonix:

A bus is generally $64 (€52) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $97 (€79) from Paris to Chamonix.

Taking a bus is about $84 (€69) less than taking a train, which costs on average $118 (€96) for this route.

What is the fastest way to get from Paris to Chamonix?

The fastest way from Paris to Chamonix is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h.

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 8 h 15 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Chamonix by train can take on average 5 h 48 min.

What is the distance between Paris and Chamonix?

Chamonix is approximately 291 miles (470 km) away from Paris.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Paris to Chamonix?

The average frequency per day from Paris to Chamonix is:

  • 2 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Paris and Chamonix as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling from Paris to Chamonix, where do I depart from Paris and where do I arrive in Chamonix?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Paris to Chamonix:

  • Buses most often depart from Paris at Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and arrive in Chamonix at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Chamonix SUD.
  • Trains mostly depart from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc.
Who can get me from Paris to Chamonix?

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

  • EasyJet can get you to Chamonix by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with easyJet from Paris to Chamonix for $97 (€79) on Omio.
  • BlaBlaCar Bus can get you to Chamonix by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with BlaBlaCar Bus from Paris to Chamonix for $33 (€27) on Omio.
  • SNCF | TGV Lyria can take you to Chamonix by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for SNCF | TGV Lyria from Paris to Chamonix for $118 (€96).
Is there a direct service between Paris and Chamonix?

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

  • You can travel directly by train with with 2 direct trains 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 Paris to Chamonix.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Paris to Chamonix?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Paris to Chamonix often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Geneva, Lyon or Annecy. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Paris and Chamonix itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Chamonix and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book tickets to Chamonix from Paris online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Paris to Chamonix, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost $97 (€79) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets are costing on average $33 (€27) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $118 (€96) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Paris to Chamonix online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey