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Train Information between Zurich and Chamonix

distanceDistance127 miles (205 km)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day

Trains from Zurich to Chamonix cover the 127 miles (205 km) long route with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains to Chamonix from Zurich?

Travel by train between Zurich, Switzerland and Chamonix, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Chamonix from Zurich restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Zurich?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Chamonix, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 18/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Zurich and Chamonix closer to your date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on returning to Switzerland from France by train?

Return travel from France to Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Zurich from Chamonix?

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Chamonix?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 15/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Zurich from Chamonix.

What is the distance between Zurich and Chamonix by train?
You should expect to travel around 127 miles (205 km)  to Chamonix from Zurich by train.
When travelling by train from Zurich to Chamonix, which train station in Zurich do I depart from and which train station in Chamonix do I arrive in?

Omio customers book a train from Zürich HB   to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Zurich train station to Chamonix? Where is the Chamonix train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Zürich HB and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Chamonix-Mont-Blanc and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Chamonix.

How many train services per day are there between Zurich and Chamonix?
The average number of trains departing Zurich for Chamonix is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zurich
Chamonix
The major railway station for departures from Zurich is Zürich HB. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Zürich HB for your trip between Zurich and Chamonix.

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