Chamonix Ski Lifts and Resorts Timetables

Last Updated: 
Fri, 21 Aug 2015

Grands Montets Lift System

Winter Season

Grands Montets Lift Winter 2015/2016 Opening Times

Period 1st Ascent Last Ascent: return trip Last Ascent: one way Last Descent Frequency
Partial opening at weekends in November according to snow conditions[1] 9:00AM Lognan: 3:45PM Lognan: 4:15PM 4:45PM
From 5 to 18 December 2015 [2] 9:00AM

Lognan 3:45PM

Lognan 4:15PM

 4:45PM Continuous
From 19 December 2015 to 5 February 2016 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
February 6 to May 1, 2016 9:00AM

Lognan 4:15PM

Grands Montets
4:00PM

Lognan 4:45PM

Grands Montets
4:00PM for skiers

Lognan 5:15PM

Grands Montets
4:40PM
 

[1] Access by cable Argentiere-Lognan only
[2] In November 2015 and from 5 to 18 December 2015, partial opening according to snow conditions

Summer Season

Grands Montets Lift Summer 2015 Opening Times

Period Opening Last Ascent: return trip Last Ascent: one way Last Descent Frequency
From 27 June to 23 August 2015 7:30AM Grands Montets 3:50PM Grands Montets 4:30PM

Grands Montets 4:40PM

Longnan 5:00PM

Every 20 mins
From 24 August to 13 September 2015 8:10AM

3:50PM

4:30PM

Grands Montets 4:40PM

Longnan 5:00PM

Every 20 mins

Brevent Lift System

Winter Season

Brévent Lift System Opening Times Winter Season 2015/2016

Period 1st Ascent Last Ascent:
return trip
Last ascent:
one way
Last Descent Frequency
From 1 Dec to 18 Dec 2015[1]

 

8:50AM

Brévent 4:00PM

Planpraz 4:15PM

Brévent 4:00PM

Planpraz 4:15PM

Brévent 4:30PM

Planpraz 4:45PM

Cable car continuously -
Ski-lift every 15mins
From 19 Dec 2015 to 5 Feb 2016 8:50AM

Brévent 4:00PM

Planpraz 4:15PM

Brévent 4:00PM

Planpraz 4:15PM

Brévent 4:30PM

Planpraz 4:45PM

From 6 Feb to 17 April 2016 8:50AM

Brévent 4:15PM

Planpraz 4:45PM

Brévent 4:30PM

Planpraz 4:30PM

Brévent 4:45PM

Planpraz 5:45PM

[1] - Partial opening snow conditions apply

Summer Season

Brévent Lift System Opening Times 2015 Summer Season

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

From 13 June to 5 July and From 24 August to 20 September 2015

8:50AM

Brévent 4:00PM

Planpraz 4:30PM

Brévent 4:15PM

Planpraz 4:45PM

Brévent 4:45PM

Planpraz 5:00PM

Cable car continuously -
Ski-lift every 15mins
From 6 July to 23 August 2015 8:15AM

Brévent 5:00PM

Planpraz 5:30PM

Brévent 5:15PM

Planpraz 5:45PM

Brévent 4:30PM

Planpraz 4:45PM

Thanksgiving holiday From 17 October to 1st November 2015 9:00AM

Brévent 3:15PM

Planpraz 3:45PM

Brévent 3:30PM

Planpraz 4:00PM

Brévent 4:00PM

Planpraz 4:15PM

La Flegere Lift System

Winter Season

La Flegere Lift Winter 2015/2016 Opening Times

Period 1st Ascent Last Ascent: return trip Last ascent: one way Last Descent Frequency
From 12 Dec to 18 Dec 2015[1] 
 
8:45AM

Index 3:45PM

Flégère 4:00PM

Index 4:00PM

Flégère 4:15PM

Index 4:15PM

Flégère 4:50PM

 
From 19 Dec to 5 Feb 2016 8:45AM

Index 3:45PM

Flégère 4:00PM

Index 4:00PM

Flégère 4:15PM

Index 4:15PM

Flégère 4:50PM

Cable car continuously Ski-lift every
15 mins

From 6 Feb to 17 April 2015 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

Summer Season

La Flégère Lift System Summer 2015 Opening Times

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

From 13 June to 5 July and From 24 August to 6 September 2015

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 continuously Ski-lift every
15 mins

From 6 July to 23 August 2015

Flégère 8:00AM

Index 8:15AM

Index 4:45PM

Flégère 5:15PM

Index 5:15PM

Flégère 5:30PM

Index 5:30PM

Flégère 5:45PM

Le Tour / Balme Lift System

Winter Season

Le Tour/ Charamillon/ Balme Lift Opening Times 2015/2016

Period 1st Ascent Last Ascent:
return trip
Last ascent:
one way
Last Descent Frequency
From 12 Dec to 18 Dec 2015[1] 9:00AM

Charamillon 4:30PM

Autannes 3:45PM

Charamillon 4:30PM

Autannes 4:15PM

Charamillon 4:45PM

Autannes 4:15PM

Continuous
From 19 Dec 2015 to 5 Feb 2016 9:00AM

Charamillon 4:30PM

Autannes 3:45PM

Charamillon 4:30PM

Autannes 4:15PM

Charamillon 4:45PM

Autannes 4:15PM

From 6 Feb to 17 April 2016 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

Summer Season

Le Tour/ Charamillon/ Balme Lift Opening Times 2015

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

From 13 June to 5 July and From 24 August to 20 September 2015

9:00AM

Autannes 4:15PM

Charamillon 4:30PM

Autannes 4:30PM

Charamillon 5:00PM

Autannes 4:45PM

Charamillon 5:00PM

Continuous
Gondola
From 6 July to 23 August 2015 8:30AM

Autannes 4:30PM

Charamillon 5:15PM

Autannes 5:00PM

Charamillon 5:30PM

Autannes 5:15PM

Charamillon 5:00PM

Les Planards Ski Area

Winter Season

Planards Lift 2014/2015 Opening Dates and Times

Planards Ski Area
Period Opening Hours
From 13 Dec 2014 to 7 Feb 2015 [1] From 9:00AM to 4:30PM
From 8 Feb 2015 to mid-April 2015 From 9:00AM to 5:00PM
For other days, click here
[1] Opening of the 2 bottom lift from December 13th to 19th. Full opening of Les Planards Ski Area December, 20th 2014.

 

Planards Alpine Coaster
Period Opening Hours
From 20 Dec 2014 to 7 Feb 2015 From 12:30AM to 5:00PM
From 8 Feb 2015 to 8 Mar 2015 From 12:30AM to 6:00PM
From 9 Mar 2015 to 11 Apr 2015 From 1:30AM to 5:30PM
From 12 Apr 2015 to 10 May 2015 From 1:30PM to 6:00PM

 

Chamonix Amusement Park

Opening of Chamonix Amusement Park (games, toboggans, trampolines...) beginning of Apr 2015

Summer Season

Planards Lift 2015 Opening Dates and Times

Planards Ski Area
Period Opening Hours
From 8 Feb 2015 to mid-April 2015 From 9:00AM to 5:00PM
For other days, click here

 

Planards Alpine Coaster
Period Opening Hours
From 9 Mar 2015 to 11 Apr 2015 From 1:30AM to 5:30PM
From 12 Apr 2015 to 10 May 2015 From 1:30PM to 6:00PM

 

Chamonix Amusement Park
Period Timetables
From 5th July to 30th August 2015 Open daily from 10:00 am to 6:30 pm
31th August 2015 From 1:30 pm to 6:00 pm
From 1st to 30th September 2015 Open daily from 1:30 pm to 6:00 pm
From 1st to 16th October 2015 Every Wednesday and week-end from 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm
From 17th October to 1st November 2015 Open daily from 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Vallorcine Cable Car

Winter Season

Vallorcine Cable Car 2015/2016 Opening Times

Period 1st Ascent Last Ascent: return trip Last ascent: one way Last Descent Frequency
From 12 Dec to 18 Dec 2015 9:00AM 3:45PM 4:00PM 4:00PM Continuous
From 19 Dec 2015 to 5 Feb 2016 9:00AM 3:45PM 4:00PM 4:00PM
From 6 Feb to 17 Apr 2016 9:00AM 4:00PM 4:30PM 4:30PM

Summer Season

Vallorcine Cable Car 2015 Opening Times

Period Opening Last Ascent: return trip Last ascent: one way Last Descent Frequency
From June 27th to July 6th 2015 9:00AM 4:30PM 5:00PM 5:00PM Gondola closed from 12:50AM to 2:00PM
From July 6th to August 23th 2015 8:30AM 5:15PM 5:30PM 5:30PM
From 24th to August 30th 2015 9:00AM 4:30PM 5:00PM 5:00PM

Les Houches Lift System

Winter Season

Les Houches Lift System Opening Times 2015/2016 Season

Bellevue Cable Car
Period 1st Ascent Last Ascent: return trip Last ascent: one way Last Descent Frequency
From 9 Feb 2015 to 13 April 2015 8:45AM 5:00PM 5:00PM 5:00PM Continuous

 

Prarion Telecabine
Period 1st Ascent Last Ascent: return trip Last ascent: one way Last Descent Frequency
From 9 Feb 2015 to 14 April 2014 8:45AM 5:00PM 5:00PM 5:00PM Continuous

 

Les Houches Opening Times Winter Season 2015/2016
Period

 Opening  

Last return trip

Last one way trip

Last descent

Frequency
From November 28 to December 11, 2015[1] 8:45AM 4:30PM 4:30PM 4:30PM Continuous
From December 12 to December 18, 2015[1] 8:45AM 4:30PM 4:30PM 4:30PM
From December 19, 2015 to February 5, 2016 8:45AM 4:30PM 4:30PM 5:00PM
From February 6 to April 17, 2016 8:45AM 5:00PM 5:00PM 5:00PM  
[1] - Partial opening snow conditions apply

Summer Season

Les Houches Lift System Opening Times 2015 Season

Bellevue Cable Car
Period Opening Closed
From 13 June 2015 to 10 July 2015 8:00AM 5:30PM
From 11 July 2015 to 30 August 2015 7:30AM 6:00PM
From 31 Aug 2015 to 27 Sept 2015 8:30AM 5:30PM

 

Prarion Telecabine
   Period   Opening Closed
From 20 June 2015 to 20 Sept 2015  9:00AM  5:30PM

Aiguille du Midi Cable Car

Winter Season

Aiguille du Midi 2015/2016 Opening/Closing Dates and Times

Period 1st Ascent Last Ascent:
Return trip
Last ascent:
one way
Last Descent Frequency
From 2 Nov to 18 Dec 2015 Annual closure
From 19 Dec, 2015 to 20 March, 2016
8:10AM 3:30PM 4:00PM 4:30PM Every 15/30 mins, depending on how busy
Weekends of Feb & March 2016 [1] 7:30AM 3:30PM 4:00PM 4:30PM
From 21 Mar to 31 May 2016 8:10AM 4:00PM 4:30PM 5:00PM
Weekends of March & April 2016 [2] 7:30AM 4:00PM 4:30PM 5:00PM
[1] 27-28 Feb, 5-6 March, 12-13 March, 19-20 March
[2] 26-27-28 March, 9-10 Apr, 16-17 April, 23-24 Apr

Summer Season

Aiguille du Midi 2015 Opening/Closing Dates and Times

Period Opening Last Ascent:
Return trip
Last ascent:
one way
Last Descent Frequency
From 1st June to 12 June 2015
8:10AM 4:30PM 5:00PM 5:00PM Every 15/30 mins, according to demand
From 13 June to 5 July 2015 7:30AM 4:45PM 5:15PM 5:50PM
From 6 July to 23 August 2015 6:30AM 5:00PM 5:30PM 6:00PM
From 24 August to 30 August 2015 7:30AM 4:30PM 5:00PM 5:50PM
From 31 August to 27 September 2015 8:10AM 4:30PM 5:00PM 5:30PM
From 28 September to 1st November 2015 8:10AM 3:30PM 4:00PM 4:30PM
From 2nd November 18 December 2015 Annual closure

Step Into the Void

Winter Season

Step into the Void 2015/2016 Opening Dates and Times

 
Period

Step into the Void
Opening

Last Departure
from Chamonix

Last Departure from the
bottom of the elevator

From December 19, 2015 to March 20, 2016 8:40AM 3:30PM 4:00PM
Weekends of Feb & March 2016 [1] 8:00AM 3:30PM 4:00PM
From March 21 to May 31, 2016 8:40AM 4:00PM 4:30PM
Weekends of March & April 201 8:00AM 4:00PM 4:30PM

[1] 27-28 Feb, 5-6 March, 12-13 March, 19-20 March

Summer Season

Step into the Void 2015 Opening Dates and Times

Period

Opening Chamonix

 Step into the Void
Opening

Last departure
from Chamonix[1]

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

From 8 to 23 Aug 2015 6:30AM 7:00AM 4:30PM 5:00PM
From 28 to 30 Aug 2015 7:30AM 8:00AM 4:00PM 4:30PM
From 31 Aug to 27 Sept 2015 8:10AM 8:40AM 4:00PM 4:30PM
From 28 Sept to 1st Nov 2015 8:10AM 8:40AM 3:00PM 3:30PM
From 2nd Nov to 18 Dec 2015 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 2015/2016 Opening Dates

Period

First Departure Return Trip

First Departure One Way Mountaineer

Last Departure One Way Mountaineer

Frequency

Winter 2015/2016

Closed

Summer Season

Panoramic Mont Blanc Cable Car 2015 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

Frequency

From 30 May to 12 June 2015

9:00AM 3:30PM 16:15PM Depending on the opening of TPH Funivie Monte Bianco
From 13 June to 5 July 2015 8:15AM 3:15PM 4:00PM
From 6 July to 23 August 2015 7:15AM 3:15PM 4:00PM
From 24 August to 30th 2015 8:15AM 3:15PM 4:00PM
From August 31th to September 27th 2015 9:00AM 3:00PM 3:45PM  

Montenvers Train / Mer de Glace

Winter Season

Montenvers Train / Mer de Glace Opening Dates and Times 2015/2016

Period 1st Ascent Last visit to see the Ice Cave Last ascent: one way Last Descent Frequency
From 1st to 18 Dec 2015 10:00AM Gondola and ice cave closed, reopening on the 19th December 2015, in the morning 4:00PM 4:30PM 10:00AM - 12:00 - 2:00PM - 3:00PM - 4:00PM
From 19 Dec 201 to 18 March 2016

10:00AM

2:30PM 4:00PM

4:30PM

Every hour (or every 30 min - 20 min).
According to demand.
From 19 March to 30 Apr 2016 10:00AM 3:00PM 4:30PM 5:00PM Every hour (or every 30 min - 20 min).
According to demand.

Summer Season

Montenvers Train / Mer de Glace 2015 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 10 July 2015 8:30AM (Possible train at 9:00am and 5:00pm depending on demand) 3:00PM (Ice cave and gondola closed from may 10th evening until May 30th morning) 4:30PM 5:00PM (Return to 9:30 and 17:30 depending on demand) Every 30 min or 20 min according to demand
From 11 July to 30 Aug 2015 8:00AM 4:20PM 6:00PM 6:30PM
From 31 Aug to 13 Sept 2015 8:30AM (Departure to 9:00 depending on demand) 3:30PM 5:00PM 5:30PM (Return to 9:30 depending on demand)
From 14 Sept to 27 Sept 2015 8:30AM (Departure to 9:00AM to 5:00PM = depending on demand) 3:00PM 4:30PM 5:00PM (Return to 9:30 to 17:30 depending on demand)
From 28 Sept to 16 Oct 2015 Annual closure
From 17 Oct to 1st Nov 2015 10:00AM Ice cave and gondola closed from september 28th evening until December 20th morning 4:00PM 4:30PM Every 30 min or 60 min according to demand
From 2nd Nov to 18 Dec 2015 Departures: 10:00AM - 12:00AM - 2:00PM -3:00PM - 4:00PM Ice cave and gondola closed from september 28th morning until December 20th 4:00PM Return : 11:30AM - 1:30PM - 2:30PM - 3:30PM - 4:30PM  

Tramway du Mont Blanc

Winter Season

Tramway du Mont Blanc 2015/2016 Opening and Closing Times

From Saturday 18th December 2015 to Saturday 17th April 2016
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

1:00PM

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

* Weekdays from 18th December 2015 to 5th February 2016
* Weekdays from 6th February to 17th April 2016

Weekends and school holidays from 18th December 2015 to 17th April 2016
Departure: Le Fayet Bellevue Le Fayet 9:00AM 10:00AM 11:00AM 1:10PM 2:30PM
Saint-Gervais 9:10AM 10:10AM 11:10AM 1:20PM 2:40PM
Motivon 9:30AM 10:30AM 11:30AM 1:40PM 3:00PM
Col de Voza 9:50AM 10:50AM 11:50AM

2:00PM

3:20PM
Bellevue 10:00AM 11:00AM 12:00AM 2:10PM 3:30PM
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

* Weekdays from 18th December 2015 to 5th February 2016
* Weekdays from 6th February to 17th April 2016

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.

Summer Season

Tramway du Mont Blanc 2015 Opening and Closing Times

From Sat 11 Jul 2015 to Sun 30 Aug 2015
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 11:15AM
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
4:30PM 4:40PM 5:00PM 5:15PM 5:25PM 5:45PM
5:40PM 5:50PM 6:05PM 6:20PM 6:30PM 6:50PM

 

From Sat 11 Jul 2015 to Sun 30 Aug 2015

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

 

From 31 Aug to 27 Sep 2015

From Le Fayet to Nid d'Aigle
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
13:30AM 1:40PM 1:55PM 2:10PM 2:20PM 2:40PM
14:30PM 2:45PM 3:00PM 3:20PM 3:30PM 3:50PM
15:10PM 3:20PM 3:35PM 4:00PM 4:00PM 4:20PM

 

From 31 Aug to 27 Sep 2015

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 12:00PM
11:55AM 12:20PM 12:30PM 12:45PM 1:05PM 1:15PM
12:25PM 12:50PM 1:00AM 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 5:20PM
5:00PM 5:25PM 5:35PM 5:50PM 6:10PM 6:20PM

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.