Chamonix Ski Lifts and Resorts Timetables

Last Updated: 
Tue, 25 Apr 2017

Grands Montets Lift System

Winter Season

Grands Montets Lift Opening Times 2016/2017

Period 1st Ascent Last Ascent: return trip Last Ascent: one way Last Descent Frequency
Partial opening Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th November [1] 9:00AM Lognan 3:45PM Lognan 4:15PM 4:45PM
From 3rd to 16th December 2016 [2] 9:00AM

Lognan 3:45PM

Lognan 4:15PM

4:45PM Continuous
From 17th December 2016 to 3rd February 2017 9:00AM

Lognan 3:45PM
Grands-Montets* 3:30PM
*opening apply

Lognan 4:15PM
Grands Montets 3:30PM

Grands Montets 4:10PM
Lognan 4:45PM
From 4th February to 1st May 2017 9:00AM

Lognan 4:15PM

Grands Montets 4:00PM

Lognan 4:45PM

Grands Montets
4:00PM for skiers

Grands Montets 4:40PM

Lognan 5:15PM

[1] Access by cable Argentiere-Lognan only
[2] In November 2016 and from 3rd to 16th December 2016, partial opening according to snow conditions

Spring - Summer - Autumn

Grands Montets Lift Opening Times 2017

Period Opening Last Ascent: return trip Last Ascent: one way Last Descent Frequency
From 24th June to 20th August 2017

7:30AM

Grands Montets 3:50PM Grands Montets 4:30PM

Grands Montets 4:40PM

Longnan 5:00PM

Every 20 mins
From 21st August to 10th September 2017 8:10AM

3:50PM

4:30AM

Grands Montets 4:40PM

Longnan 5:00PM

 

Every 20 mins

Brevent Lift System

Winter Season

Brévent Lift System Opening Times 2016/2017

Period 1st Ascent Last Ascent:
return trip
Last ascent:
one way
Last Descent Frequency
From 10th Dec to 16th Dec 2016[1]

 

8:50AM

Brévent 4:00PM

Planpraz 4:15PM

Brévent 4:00PM

Planpraz 4:15PM

Brévent 4:30PM

Planpraz 4:45PM

Gondola continuously -

Cable car every 15mins

From 17th Dec 2016 to 3rd Feb 2017 8:50AM

Brévent 4:00PM

Planpraz 4:15PM

Brévent 4:00PM

Planpraz 4:15PM

Brévent 4:30PM

Planpraz 4:45PM

From 4th Feb to 17th April 2017 8:50AM

Brévent 4:15PM

Planpraz 4:45PM

Brévent 4:30PM

Planpraz 4:30PM

Brévent 4:45PM

Planpraz 5:15PM

[1] - Partial opening snow conditions apply

Spring - Summer - Autumn Season

Brévent Lift System Opening Times 2017

Period Opening Last Ascent: return trip Last ascent: one way Last Descent Frequency

From 10th June to 16th June 2017

8:50AM

Planpraz 4:30PM

TC Planpraz only

Planpraz 4:45PM

Planpraz 5:00PM

Continuously

From 17th June to 14th July 2017 and

From 21st August to 17th September 2017
8:50AM

Brévent 4:00PM

Planpraz 4:30PM

Brévent 4:15PM

Planpraz 4:45PM

Brévent 4:45PM

Planpraz 5:00PM

Continuously

Cable car every 1/4h

From 15th July to 20th August 2017

8:15AM

Brévent 5:00PM

Planpraz 5:30PM

Brévent 5:15PM

Planpraz 5:45PM

Brévent 5:45PM

Planpraz 6:00PM

La Flegere Lift System

Winter Season

La Flegere Lift 2016/2017 Opening Times

Period 1st Ascent Last Ascent: return trip Last Ascent: one way Last Descent Frequency
From 10th Dec to 16th Dec 2016[1] 
 
8:45AM

Index 3:45PM

Flégère 4:00PM

Index 4:00PM

Flégère 4:15PM

Index 4:15PM

Flégère 4:50PM

 
From 17th Dec to 3rd Feb 2017 8:45AM

Index 3:45PM

Flégère 4:00PM

Index 4:00PM

Flégère 4:15PM

Index 4:15PM

Flégère 4:50PM

Cable car every
15 mins

From 4th Feb to 17th April 2017 8:45AM

Index 4:00PM

Flégère 4:15PM

Index 4:15PM

Flégère 4:30PM

Index 4:30PM

Flégère 5:10PM

[1] - Partial opening snow conditions apply

Spring - Summer - Autumn Season

La Flégère Lift System Opening Times 2017

 
Period 1st Ascent Last Ascent: return trip Last Ascent: one way Last Descent Frequency

From 17th June to 14th July and from

20th August to 17th September 2017

 

Flégère 8:15AM

Index 8:30AM

 

Index 4:00PM

Flégère 4:30PM

Index 4:30PM

Flégère 4:45PM

Index 4:45PM

Flégère 5:00PM

Cable Car every 1/4 of hours

From 15th July to 20th August 2017

Flégère 8:00AM

Index 8:15AM

 

Index 4:45PM

Flégère 5:15PM

 

Index 5:15PM

Flégère 5:30PM

 

Index 5:30PM

Flégère 5:45PM

 

From 21st October to 5th November 2017

Flégère 9:00AM

Flégère 3:45PM

Flégère 4:00PM

Flégère 4:15PM

According to demand

Le Tour / Balme Lift System

Winter Season

Le Tour/ Charamillon/ Balme Lift Opening Times 2016/2017

Period 1st Ascent Last Ascent:
return trip
Last ascent:
one way
Last Descent Frequency
From 10th Dec to 16th Dec 2016[1] 9:00AM

Charamillon 4:30PM

Autannes 3:45PM

Charamillon 4:30PM

Autannes 4:15PM

Charamillon 4:45PM

Autannes 4:15PM

Continuous
From 17th Dec 2016 to 3rd Feb 2017 9:00AM

Charamillon 4:30PM

Autannes 3:45PM

Charamillon 4:30PM

Autannes 4:15PM

Charamillon 4:45PM

Autannes 4:15PM

From 4th Feb to 17th April 2017 9:00AM

Charamillon 4:45PM

Autannes 4:00PM

Charamillon 4:45PM

Autannes 4:30PM

Charamillon 5:00PM

Autannes 4:30PM

[1] - Partial opening snow conditions apply

Spring - Summer - Autumn Season

Le Tour/ Charamillon/ Balme Lift Opening Times 2017

Period Opening Last Ascent:
return trip
Last ascent:
one way
Last Descent Frequency

From 17th June to 14th July and from

21st August to 24th September 2017

9:00AM

Autannes 4:15PM

Charamillon 4:30PM

Autannes 4:30PM

Charamillon 5:00PM

Autannes 4:45PM

Charamillon 5:00PM

Continuous
Gondola

From 15th July to 20th August 2017

8:30AM

Autannes 4:30PM

Charamillon 5:15PM

 

Autannes 5:00PM

Charamillon 5:30PM

 

Autannes 5:15PM

Charamillon 5:30PM

 

Les Planards Ski Area

Winter Season

Planards Lift 2016/2017 Opening Dates and Times

Planards Ski Area
Period Opening Hours
From 10th to 16th December 2016 [1] Every day from 9:00AM to 4:30PM
From 17th December 2016 to 4th February 2017 Every day from 9:00AM to 5:00PM
From 5th February to mid-April 2017 Every day from 9:00AM to 5:00PM
[1] (only Grépon & Baby poma-lift   - Depending on snow cover)

 

Chamonix Luge Alpine Coaster
Annual closed of the Amusement Park & the Luge : 2nd November 2016
Period Opening Hours
From 17th December to 4th February 2017 Every day from 12:30PM to 5:00PM
From 5th February to 5th March 2017 Every day from 12:30PM to 6:00PM
From 6th March to 1st April 2017 Every day from 1:30PM to 5:30PM*
From 2nd April to 1st May 2017

Every day from 1:30PM to 6:00PM

 

* Open later in case of many people / Depending on weather forecast

Summer Season

Chamonix Amusement Park 2017 Opening Dates and Times

 

Chamonix Amusement Park
Period Timetables
April Open daily: from 1:30PM to 6:00PM
May Open on Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday & Days off: from 1:30PM to 6:00PM
June

Open on Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday & Days off: from 1:30PM to 6:00PM
Open daily from the 17th June: from 1:30PM to 6:00PM

July

Open daily from 1st to 7th July: from 1:30PM to 6:00PM
Open daily from the 8th July: from 10AM to 6:30PM*

August Open daily: from 10AM to 6:30PM*
September

Open daily until the 17th September: from 1:30PM to 6:00PM
Then open on Saturday & Sunday: from 1:30PM to 6:00PM

October

Open on Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday until the 18th October: from 1:30PM to 5:30PM
Open daily from the 21th to the 5th November included: from 1:30PM to 5:30PM

Annual closure of the Amusement Park & the Luge: 5th November 2017

*Open later in case of many people / Depending on weather forecast.

Vallorcine Cable Car

Winter Season

Vallorcine Cable Car 2016/2017 Opening Times

Period 1st Ascent Last Ascent: return trip Last ascent: one way Last Descent Frequency
From 10th Dec to 16th Dec 2016

Partial opening snow conditions apply

9:00AM 3:45PM 4:00PM 4:00PM Continuous
From 17th Dec 2016 to 3rd Feb 2017 9:00AM 3:45PM 4:00PM 4:00PM
From 4th Feb to 17th Apr 2017 9:00AM 4:00PM 4:30PM 4:30PM

Spring - Summer - Autumn Season

Vallorcine Cable Car 2017 Opening Times

Period Opening Last Ascent: return trip Last ascent: one way Last Descent Frequency

From 1st July to 14th July 2017 and from

21st August to 3rd September 2017

9:00AM 4:30PM 5:00PM 5:00PM Gondola closed from 1:00PM to 2:00PM

From 15th July to 19th August 2017

8:30AM 5:15PM 5:30PM 5:30PM

Les Houches Lift System

Winter Season

Les Houches Lift System Opening Times 2016/2017 Season

Les Houches Opening Times Winter Season 2016/2017
Period

 Opening  

Last return trip

Last one way trip

Last descent

Frequency
Weekends from 19th November to 11th Dicember 2016[1] 8:45AM 4:30PM 4:30PM 4:30PM Continuous
From 17th December 2016 to 3rd February 2017 8:45AM 4:30PM 4:30PM 4:30PM
From 4th February to 17th April 2017 8:45AM 5:00PM 5:00PM 5:00PM
[1] - Partial opening snow conditions apply
19-20 Nov, 26-27 Nov, 3-4 Dec, 10-11 Dec

Spring - Summer - Autumn Season

Les Houches Lift System Opening Times 2017 Season

Bellevue Cable Car
Period Opening Closed

From 10th to 30th June 2017

8:00AM 5:30PM

From 1st July to 3rd September 2017

7:30 AM 6:00PM
From 4th to 24th September 2017 8:00AM 5:30PM

 

Prarion Telecabine
   Period   Opening Closed
From 1st July to 3rd September 2017 9:00AM 5:30PM

Aiguille du Midi Cable Car

Winter Season

Aiguille du Midi 2016/2017 Opening/Closing Dates and Times

Period 1st Ascent Last Ascent:
Return trip
Last ascent:
one way
Last Descent Frequency
From 2nd Nov to 16th Dec 2016 Annual closure
From 17th Dec 2016 to 26th March 2017
8:10AM 3:30PM 4:00PM 4:30PM Every 15/30 mins, depending on how busy
From 27th March to 24th May 2017 8:10AM 4:00PM 4:30PM 5:00PM
Weekend of March & April 2017 [1] 7:30AM 3:30PM 4:00PM 4:30PM
From 25th to 31st May 2017 8:10AM 4:30PM 5:00PM 5:30PM
[1] 4-5 Mar, 11-12 Mar, 18-19 Mar, 25-26 Mar, 1-2 Apr, 8-9 Apr, 15-16 Apr, 22-23 Apr, 29-30 Apr

Spring - Summer - Autumn Season

Aiguille du Midi 2017 Opening/Closing Dates and Times

Period Opening Last Ascent:
Return trip
Last ascent:
one way
Last Descent Frequency
From 1st to 16th June 2017
8:10AM 4:30PM 5:00PM 5:30PM

Non stop cable car.

Every 15/30 mins, according to demand

From 17th June to 2nd July 2017 7:10AM 4:30PM 5:00PM 5:30PM
From 3rd July to 25th August 2017 6:30AM 5:00PM 5:30PM 6:00PM
From 26th August to 3rd September 2017 7:10AM 4:30PM 5:00PM 5:30PM
From 4th to 24th September 2017 8:10AM 4:30PM 5:00PM 5:30PM
From 25th September to 5th November 2017 8:10AM 3:30PM 4:00PM 4:30PM
From 6th November to 15th December 2017
included
Annual closure

Step Into the Void

Winter Season

Step into the Void 2016/2017 Opening Dates and Times

 
Period

Step into the Void
Opening

Last Departure
from Chamonix

Last Departure from the
bottom of the elevator

From 17th Dec 2016 to 26th March 2017 8:40AM 3:00PM 3:30PM
From 27th March to 24th May 2017 8:40AM 3:30PM 4:00PM
Weekend of March & April 2017 [1] 8:00AM 3:00PM 3:30PM
From 25th to 31st May 2017 8:40AM 4:00PM 4:30PM

[1] 4-5 Mar, 11-12 Mar, 18-19 Mar, 25-26 Mar, 1-2 Apr, 8-9 Apr, 15-16 Apr, 22-23 Apr, 29-30 Apr

Spring - Summer - Autumn Season

Step into the Void 2017 Opening Dates and Times

 
Period

Departure from

Chamonix

 Step into the Void
Opening

Last departure
from Chamonix[1]

Last departure from
the bottom of the top lift[2]

From 1st to 16th June 2017 8:10AM 8:40AM 4:00PM 4:30PM
From 17th June to 2nd July 2017 7:10AM 7:40AM 4:00PM 4:30PM
From 3rd July to 25th August 2017 6:30AM 7:00AM 4:30PM 5:00PM
From 26th August to 3rd September 2017 7:10AM 7:40AM 4:00PM 4:30PM
From 4th to 24th September 2017 8:10AM 8:40AM 4:00PM 4:30PM
From 25th September to 5th Nov 2017 8:10AM 8:40AM

3:00PM

3:30PM
From 6th Nov to 15th Dec 2017 included Annual closure

[1] Last departure from Chamonix to visit the Step into the Void.
[2] Last departure to visit the Step into the Void from the bottom of the top lift .

Panoramic Mont Blanc Cable Car

Winter Season

Panoramic Mont Blanc Cable Car 2016/2017 Opening Dates

Period

First Departure Return Trip

First Departure One Way Mountaineer

Last Departure One Way Mountaineer

Frequency

Winter 2016/2017

Closed

Spring - Summer - Autumn Season

Panoramic Mont Blanc Cable Car 2017 Opening Dates

Period

First Departure of the Aiguille du Midi Return Trip

Last Departure of the Aiguille du Midi Return Trip

Last Departure One Way

From 25th May to 16th June 2017

9:00AM 3:15PM 4:00PM
From 17th June to 2nd July 2017 8:00AM 3:15PM 4:00PM

From 3rd July to 25th August 2017

7:30AM 3:15PM 4:00PM
From 26th August to 3rd September 2017 8:00AM 3:15PM 4:00PM
From 4th to 24th September 2017 9:15AM 2:45PM 3:30PM

Montenvers Train / Mer de Glace

Winter Season

Montenvers Train / Mer de Glace Opening Dates and Times 2016/2017

Period 1st Ascent Last visit to see the Ice Cave Last ascent: one way Last Descent Frequency
Gondola and ice cave closed, reopening on the 17th December 2016, in the morning      
From 17th Dec to 17th March 2017

10:00AM

2:30PM 4:00PM

4:30PM

Every 20 - 30 mins according to demand
From 18th March to 30th Apr 2017 10:00AM 3:00PM 4:30PM 5:00PM Every 20 - 30 mins according to demand

Spring - Summer - Autumn Season

Montenvers Train / Mer de Glace 2017 Opening Dates and Times

Period 1st Ascent Last visit to see the Ice Cave: Last departure from Chamonix Last Descent from Montenvers Frequency
From 1st May to 7th July 2017

8:30AM
(9:00 & 17:00 departures = optional)

3:00PM
Beware: the Ice Cave and the gondola
are closed from May 8th to May 26th
2017,included

4:30PM 5:00PM
(9:30 & 17:30 returns = optional)
Every 30 min or 20 min according to demand
From 8th July to 27th Aug 2017 8:00AM 4:30PM 6:00PM 6:30PM Every 30 min (from 8:00 to 10:00) or 20
min (from 10:00 to 18:00) according to
demand
From 28th August to 10th September 2017 8:30AM
(9:00 & 17:00 departures = optional)
3:30PM 5:00PM

5:30PM

(9:30 & 17:30 returns = optional)

Every 30 min or 20 min according to demand
Annual closure from October 2nd in the morning to October 20th, 2017 inclusive

Tramway du Mont Blanc

Winter Season

Tramway du Mont Blanc 2016/2017 Opening and Closing Times

From Saturday 17th December 2016 to Saturday 17th April 2017
Departure: Le Fayet Bellevue Le Fayet 9:00AM 11:00AM 1:10PM 2:30PM  
Saint-Gervais 9:10AM 11:10AM 1:20PM 2:40PM  
Motivon 9:30AM 11:30AM 1:40PM 3:00PM  
Col de Voza 9:50AM 11:50AM

2:00PM

3:20PM  
Bellevue 10:00AM 12:00AM 2:10PM 3:30PM  
Return: Bellevue Le Fayet Bellevue 10:00AM 12:00AM 2:30PM 4:20PM 4:50PM
Col de Voza 10:10AM 12:10PM 2:40PM 4:30PM 5:00PM
Motivon 10:30AM 12:30PM 3:00PM 4:50PM 5:20PM
Saint-Gervais 10:50AM 12:50AM

3:20PM

5:10PM 5:40PM
Le Fayet 11:00AM 1:00PM 3:30PM 5:20PM 5:50PM

* Week of December 17th, 2016 to February 3rd, 2017
* Week of February 4th to April 17th, 2017

Weekends and school holidays from 17th December 2016 to 17th April 2017
Departure: Le Fayet Bellevue Le Fayet 9:00AM 10:00AM 11:00AM 1:10PM 2:10PM 3:10PM
Saint-Gervais 9:10AM 10:10AM 11:10AM 1:20PM 2:20PM 3:20PM
Motivon 9:30AM 10:30AM 11:30AM 1:40PM 2:40PM 3:40PM
Col de Voza 9:50AM 10:50AM 11:50AM

2:00PM

3:00PM

4:00PM
Bellevue 10:00AM 11:00AM 12:00AM 2:10PM 3:10PM 4:10PM
Return: Nid d'Aigle Le Fayet Bellevue 10:00AM 11:00AM 12:00AM 2:10PM 3:10PM 4:20PM 4:50PM
Col de Voza 10:10AM 11:10AM 12:10PM 2:20PM 3:20PM 4:30PM 5:00PM
Motivon 10:30AM 11:30AM 12:30PM 2:40PM 3:40PM 4:50PM 5:20PM
Saint-Gervais 10:50AM 11:50AM 12:50AM

3:00PM

4:00AM 5:10PM 5:40PM
Le Fayet 11:00AM 12:00AM 1:00PM 3:10PM 4:10PM 5:20PM 5:50PM

* Weekends and school holidays from 17th December 2016 to 3rd February 2017
* Weekends and school holidays from February 4th to April 17th, 2017

The train operates every day from mid December to mid April but the times may vary according to the snow cover and weather conditions in winter. Follow this link for more details.

Spring - Summer - Autumn Season

Tramway du Mont Blanc 2017 Opening and Closing Times

We remind you that these dates and schedules are given as a rough guide and may be modified according to operational constraints and weather conditions.
*Works during spring and autumn 2017

From Saturday 17th June till Friday 30th June 2017*

From Le Fayet to Nid d'Aigle (2372 m)
Le Fayet Saint-Gervais Motivon Col de Voza Bellevue Nid d'Aigle
8:20AM 8:30AM 8:45AM 9:00AM 9:10AM 9:30AM
9:30AM  9:40AM 9:55AM 10:10AM 10:20AM 10:40AM
10:30AM 10:45AM 11:00AM 11:15AM 11:25AM 11:45AM
11:00AM 11:10AM 11:30AM 11:45AM 11:55AM 12:15PM
12:20PM 12:30PM 12:45PM 1:00PM 1:10PM 1:30PM
1:30PM   1:40PM 1:55PM 2:10PM 2:20PM 2:40PM
2:30PM   1:45PM 3:00PM 3:20PM 3:30PM 3:50PM
3:10PM    3:20PM 3:35PM 3:50PM 4:00PM 4:20PM

 

From Saturday 17th June till Friday 30th June 2017*

From Nid d'Aigle to Le Fayet
Nid d'Aigle Bellevue Col de Voza Motivon Saint-Gervais Le Fayet
 9:35AM 10:00AM 10:10AM 10:25AM 10:45AM 10:55AM
10:40AM 11:05AM 11:15AM 11:30AM 11:50AM 12:00AM
 11:55AM 12:20PM 12:30PM 12:45PM   1:05PM   1:15PM
 12:25PM 12:50PM 01:00PM   1:20PM   1:40PM   1:50PM
1:35PM   2:00PM   2:10PM   2:25PM   2:45PM   2:55PM
2:45PM   3:10PM   3:20PM   3:35PM   3:55PM   4:05PM
4:00PM   4:25PM   4:35PM   4:50PM   5:10PM   5:10PM
5:00PM   5:25PM   5:35PM   5:50PM   6:10PM   6:20PM

 

 

From Saturday 1st July till Sunday 3rd September 2017

From Le Fayet to Nid d'Aigle
Le Fayet Saint-Gervais Motivon Col de Voza Bellevue Nid d'Aigle
7:20AM 7:30AM 7:45AM 8:00AM 8:10AM 8:30AM
8:30AM 8:40AM 8:55AM 9:10AM 9:20AM 9:40AM
9:30AM 9:40AM 9:55AM 10:10AM 10:20AM 10:40AM
10:00AM 10:10AM 10:25AM 10:40AM 10:50AM 11:15PM
11:10AM 11:20AM 11:40AM 11:55AM 12:05PM 12:25PM
12:20PM 12:30PM 12:50PM 1:05PM 1:15PM 1:40PM
1:30PM 1:40PM 1:55PM 2:15PM 2:25PM 2:45PM
2:00PM 2:10PM 2:30PM 2:45PM 2:55PM 3:15PM
3:20PM 3:30PM 3:45PM 4:00PM 4:10PM 4:30PM
4:20PM 4:35PM 4:55PM 5:15PM 5:25PM 5:45PM
5:00PM 5:10PM 5:30PM 5:45PM 5:55PM 6:15PM

 

From Saturday 1st July till Sunday 3rd September 2017

From Nid d'Aigle to Le Fayet
Nid d'Aigle Bellevue Col de Voza Motivon Saint-Gervais Fayet
8:35AM 9:00AM 9:10AM 9:25AM 9:40AM 9:50AM
9:40AM 10:00AM 10:10AM 10:25AM 10:45AM 11:00AM
10:50AM 11:15PM 11:25PM 11:40PM 12:00PM 12:10PM
11:25PM 11:45PM 11:55AM 12:15PM 12:30PM 12:40PM
12:30PM 12:55PM 1:05PM 1:25PM 1:40PM 1:50PM
1:40PM 2:00PM 2:15PM 2:30PM 2:50PM 3:00PM
2:55PM 3:15PM 3:30PM 3:45PM 4:05PM 4:15PM
3:25PM 4:45PM 4:00PM 5:00PM 4:35PM 4:45PM
4:40PM 5:05PM 5:15PM 5:35PM 5:50PM 6:00PM
5:55PM 6:15PM 6:30PM 6:45PM 7:05PM 7:15PM
6:30PM 6:50PM 7:00PM 7:15PM 7:30PM 7:40PM