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Sallanches to Chamonix by train

  • First train
    07:09
  • Last train
    20:51
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    47m
  • Distance
    18 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    27
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 5m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Sallanches to Chamonix by train

Fast trains from Sallanches to Chamonix take around 47 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 18 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Sallanches and Chamonix.

1. Are there direct trains from Sallanches to Chamonix?

Journeys between Sallanches and Chamonix usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 27 departures on the route from Sallanches to Chamonix every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from Sallanches to Chamonix?

The Sallanches to Chamonix train travel time is normally about 47 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Sallanches to Chamonix train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Chamonix is usually scheduled to depart Sallanches around 07:09 and the last train is around 20:51. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Sallanches around 07:43, and the last at 21:51.

When to book Sallanches to Chamonix train tickets?

Trains in France usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Sallanches to Chamonix by train.

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Which train companies operate between Sallanches and Chamonix?

More than one train company operates on the route from Sallanches to Chamonix, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Autocar
  • TER
  • Train Express Regional

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.