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The SNCF line serves all the villages from Saint Gervais-le Fayet to Martigny (Switzerland), passing through Servoz, Les Houches, Chamonix, Argentière and Vallorcine. One train approximately every hour.
The SNCF line from Servoz to Vallorcine is free of charge for holders of the Carte d’Hôte pass, which is given to you on your arrival by your accommodation host.
SNCF Etablissement Mont-Blanc
40 place de la gare
The Chamonix bus network runs annually and offers extra services during winter and summer season.
Regular urban transport serves all the Valley and ski areas.
It is free from Servoz to Le Tour for holders of the Carte d’Hôte pass or a ski-lift pass.
The free shuttle of the city center
This free shuttle service enable you to to move freely around the Chamonix centre.
Small buses, silent, disabled access and environmentally friendly, "Le Mulet" works all year long and stops by the main sites and parking lots.
Baptized "Le Mulet" in reference to the history of the valley, the city center free shuttle was born in Chamonix in 2005 in partnership with the city council of Chamonix-Mont-Blanc.
On-demand service for people with reduced mobility:
The on demand service is fully accessible. The bus service operates everyday from 8:30 am to midday and from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
It is available for people who cannot use Chamonix Bus (alone or assisted) because of their disability:
- person with a disability card > 80%
- person in a wheelchair
- impaired person
- person with moving difficulties : submitted to the local authorities.
Access to the service is allowed with a 10€ subscription per year and a proof of disability. A card is delievered at Chamonix Sud stops. Passengers can and need to pre-book the journeys by contacting 00 33 4 50 53 05 55 the day before, before 5 pm (Friday for the weekend and Monday). You can also book 4 hours before, subject to the vehicule availability.
This pass has many advantages, including free travel on buses and on SNCF trains for internal journeys, including between Servoz and Vallorcine, as well as concession rates for admission to public sports and arts facilities.
Tourist accommodation: the pass is given to you free of charge by your accommodation host on your arrival. Do not hesitate to ask for it. If you are staying in free accommodation, the pass must be withdrawn exclusively from the town hall or the Tourist Office, for 10 euros per person for every week of stay.
Bus timetables from April 24th to December 15th 2017
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Advantages presentation - Winter 2016 - 2017
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Train schedules from the 3rd of April to 24th of June 2017
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Bus instead trains from the 3rd of April to 24th of June 2017
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Timetable from and to Geneva until 3rd of September 2017.
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Chamonix to Praz-sur-Arly from 1st of July to 3rd of September 2017
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Timetable from 18th of April to 30th of June 2017
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Spring 2017: from April 18th to June 30th 2017
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Summer 2017 : From July 1st to September 17th
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