Coming to Chamonix Mont-Blanc

How to come to Chamonix,  Courmayeur and move around?

Different means of transport to get to Chamonix

By train :
Gare Saint Gervais les Bains – Le Fayet then change towards Chamonix.
Direct TGV “Paris / Saint Gervais” weekend.
Direct trains to Paris – Lyon – Nice – Marseille …
TGV correspondence in Annecy – Aix Les Bains – Bellegarde.
More informations :
Information and schedules by phone: 36 35

At the train station
Taxi Besson with mini-bus 8 seats
6 seats, on request.
Tel : +33(0)4 50 93 62 07 – Fax : +33 (0)4 50 78 07 67
SAT bus company
Tel : +33(0)4 50 78 05 33 – Fax : +33 (0)4 50 78 07 62

By car
From PARIS :
A6 and A40 to Macon direction Geneva, then White Motorway up to Chamonix-Mont Blanc

From LYON :
A42 Lyon, Pont d’Ain, then A40 Mâcon, Genève.
A43 Lyon, Chambéry, Annecy, direction Chamonix-Mont Blanc

From south :
Marseille, Lyon A7 or Marseille, Valence A7, Grenoble A41 then A40 direction Chamonix-Mont Blanc

Going to Courmayeur

Regular shuttle bus from the train station Chamonix via tunel of Mont Blanc  (11,6 km).

Timetables at the Chamonix Tourist Office ( +33(0)4 50 53 00 24) or Courmayeur TO ( 00 39 01 65 84 20 60).

Transport in Chamonix Valley

 Alternatives to the car, train, bus free access to the Chamonix Valley!

Train Mont-Blanc Express

From Chamonix SNCF line serves all the villages.
France side to St Gervais les Bains – Le Fayet through the Bossons, Les Houches and Servoz.
Switzerland side to Martigny via Les Praz, Argentiere and Vallorcine.
The SNCF railway line from Servoz to Vallorcine is free access for holders of guest card, provided on arrival by your host.!

Chamonix bus

The regular urban transport services the entire Chamonix Valley, attractions and ski areas.
Free from Servoz to Le Tour for holders of guest card or your ski pass.

Shuttle : les Mulets

Le Mulet provides services from the center of the city with small capacity vehicles (19 places), little space, accessible to the disabled and even less polluting because equipped with particulate filters. It is in correspondence with the strategic stops of the urban network. departure every 10 minutes.

Guest Card

This card gives you many advantages, including the free movement of buses and on the SNCF network for internal trips between the towns of Servoz and Vallorcine.
Tourist Accommodation: The card will be delivered by your host on arrival. Don “t hesitate to ask.
Gratuitous accommodations: the card must be withdrawn only in city hall or the tourist office for a cost of 2 euros per person per week stay.

> Guest card information