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Chamonix Bus Services
Don't Get Confused. There's more than one

The buses stop here in front of the Le GareThe buses stop here, in front of the Le Gare

There are three Chamonix Bus services and you'll need to visit the three different sites depending on where you'd like to go. There's the local, inter-town and long distance bus operators.

This is a photo of the main train station at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc.  All buses and trains will stop here and the large tarmac'd area directly in front of the main entrance to the station, is the main departure point for most transport.

This is also where you'll catch the transport to Courmayer - you can't miss the milling throngs of skiers waiting for the scheduled transport.


The Local Chamonix Bus:


Chamonix Bus operates the local buses that ply the resort including the little eco bus, the Mulet.   Click here for the link to their schedules lines in English:

Chamonix's Local Buses

Skiers, we've identified the buses you'll most likely use to get to the ski regions.  Click here: Ski Bus Routes For Skiers

Besides the regular annual schedule, there is also a special winter timetable which includes the night bus.


The Regional Bus

Visit  SAT-Montblanc.com for the inter-town and inter-city bus schedules.  There are regular lines from Chamonix to:

  • Courmayeur, Aosta to Milan - daily
  • Saint Gervais, Salanches onto Cluses - weekdays only
  • St Gervais, Megeve to Praz - weekdays only

Skiing at Megeve, by the way, is now accessible on the Unlimited Ski Pass.

SAT operates the Chamonix service to Verbier, but only on Thursdays and only if there are 30 booked passengers.

Tuesday is excursion day and the SAT buses are a cost-efficient way to visit Annecy, Turin, thermal baths at Pre St Didier and other towns. Click here to see their excursions brochure.

The operator also runs special occasion excursions for example for festivals in nearby towns.


Out-Of-Town Buses:

Alti Bus operates long distances buses for several resorts including Chamonix. Make your booking via this link

It is this service that operates the 5 scheduled runs to Geneva Airport. The journey takes about 2 hours.

Click on this link for the Geneva Chamonix Schedule

The stops in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc are at:

  • Allee Recteur Payot  - this is the bus hub closest to the pedestrianized mall, at the center of Chamonix

  • Chamonix Sud - along Avenue du Courmayeur

  • Chamonix Gare, Place de la Gare, SNCF - that's the main train station


Read more about out-of-town transport:

Bus from Chamonix to Courmayeur

Chamonix Annecy
Bus Train

Chamonix Bus to Verbier




› Chamonix's Buses




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