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(.pdf files of current schedules)
Bus schedule (Chamonix Bus)
Train schedule (Mont Blanc Express)
Guest card (to use free buses and train in the valley)
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.
Carefull : During winter season in case of bad weather, schedules may be different.
SNCF Etablissement Mont-Blanc
40 place de la gare
The Mont Blanc Express train is connected to the SNCF, TGV and Léman Express network (new) from the St Gervais Le Fayet train station.
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.
Beware : 2 € for Cham'o'nuit line one-way ticket.
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.
Cycling has grown rapidly in the valley of Chamonix
E-shuttles, hybrid busses and soon busses running on natural gas, a serious rehabilitation of the train line, pedestrian walkways and cycle paths: the valley of Chamonix develop and gives structure to its eco-mobility.
A cycle path is being built between Chamonix and Les Houches in order to encourage the inhabitants and the tourists to opt for a more eco-friendly mode of transportation. A continuous path will allow a safe ride.
The rearrangement between Les Bossons and Chamonix will be continued during autumn 2019 just like a path in Bois du Bouchet.
Eventually, the valley will be connected to the Léman Lake by the cycling path « Véloroute du Léman au Mont Blanc », V61.
Cette carte vous donnera de nombreux avantages, notamment la libre circulation sur les bus et sur le réseau SNCF pour les trajets internes compris entre les communes de Servoz et Vallorcine.
Hébergements touristiques : La carte vous sera remise gracieusement par votre hébergeur à votre arrivée. N"hésitez pas à la demander.
Hébergements à titre gratuit : la carte doit être retirée exclusivement en mairie ou à l'office du tourisme pour un coût de 10 euros par personne et par séjour d'une semaine.
Timetable of the train from Saint Gervais to Martigny from December 15th to March 29th 2020
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Timetable and informations from Dec. 21st 2019 to April 19th 2020.
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Presentation Winter 2019-2020
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Handicapped visitor's brochure 2019
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