Chamonix Ski Lifts and Resorts Timetables

Last Updated: 
Thu, 11 Aug 2016

Grands Montets Lift System

Winter Season

Grands Montets Lift Opening Times 2015/2016

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

Spring - Summer - Autumn

Grands Montets Lift Opening Times 2016

Period Opening Last Ascent: return trip Last Ascent: one way Last Descent Frequency
From 25 June to 21 August 2016

7:30AM

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

Grands Montets 4:40PM

Longnan 5:00PM

Every 20 mins
From 22 August to 11 September 2016 8:10AM

3:50PM

4:30AM

Grands Montets 4:40PM

Longnan 5:00PM

 

Every 20 mins
From 12 to 25 September 2016 8:10AM 3:50PM 4:30AM Longnan 5:00PM Every 20 mins
From 28 November 2016 (Lognan cable car only for pedestrians) 9:00AM 3:20PM 4:10AM   Longnan 4:40PM Every 20 mins

Brevent Lift System

Winter Season

Brévent Lift System Opening Times 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

Spring - Summer - Autumn Season

Brévent Lift System Opening Times 2016

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

From 11 June to 8 July and from

22 August to 18 September 2016

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 9 July to 21 August 2016

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 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

Spring - Summer - Autumn Season

La Flégère Lift System Opening Times 2016

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

From 11 June to 8 July and from

22 August to 18 September 2016

 

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 9 July to 21 August 2016

Flégère 8:00AM

Index 8:15AM

 

Index 4:45PM

Flégère 5:15PM

 

Index 5:15PM

Flégère 5:30PM

 

Index 5:30PM

Flégère 5:45PM

 

All Saints holidays from 20 October

to 27 November 2016

Flégère 9:00AM

Flégère 3:45PM

Flégère 4:00PM

Flégère 4:15PM

At request depending
on influence

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

Spring - Summer - Autumn Season

Le Tour/ Charamillon/ Balme Lift Opening Times 2016

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

From 11 June to 8 July and from

22 August to 25 September 2016

9:00AM

Autannes 4:15PM

Charamillon 4:30PM

Autannes 4:30PM

Charamillon 5:00PM

Autannes 4:45PM

Charamillon 5:00PM

Continuous
Gondola

From 9 July to 21 August 2016

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 2015/2016 Opening Dates and Times

Planards Ski Area
Period Opening Hours
From 12th to 18th December 2015 [1] From 9:00AM to 4:30PM
From 19th December 2015 to 6th February 2016 From 9:00AM to 5:00PM
From 7th February to mid-April 2016 From 9.00AM to 5.00PM
[1] (Grépon and Blaitière Skilift - Depending on snow cover).

 

Chamonix Luge Alpine Coaster
Period Opening Hours
From 19th December 2015 to 6th February 2016 From 12:30AM to 5:00PM
From 7th February to 6th March 2016 From 12:30AM to 6:00PM
From 7th March to 2nd April 2016 From 1:30AM to 5:30PM
From 3rd to 30th April 2016 From 1:30PM to 6:00PM

 

Chamonix Amusement Park
Period Timetables

Opening from beginning of April 2016 to 1st May

Everyday from 1:30PM to 6:00PM

Summer Season

Planards Lift 2016 Opening Dates and Times

Planards Alpine Coaster
Period Opening Hours

Open daily from 6 July

From 10:00AM to 6:30PM
   

 

Chamonix Amusement Park
Period Timetables
June 2016 Open on Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday until the 22: from 1:30PM to 6:00PM

Open daily from the 25th: from 1:30PM to 6:00PM

Open : 1, 4, 5, 8, 11, 12, 15, 18, 19, 22, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30

July 2016 Open daily from 1 to 5th:  from 1:30PM to 6:00PM

Open daily from the 6th: from 10:00AM to 6:30PM*

August 2016 Open daily - 10:00AM to 6:30PM*

 

September 2016 Open daily until the 4th: 1:30PM to 6:00PM

- Then open on Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday from 1:30PM to 6:00PM

Open : 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 10, 11, 14, 17, 18, 21, 24, 25, 28

October 2016 Open on Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday until the 16th from 1:30PM to 5:30PM

- Open daily from the 19th to the 2 November included: from 1:30PM to 5:30PM

Open 1, 2, 5, 8, 9, 12, 15, 16, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 1 & 2 nov

Closure of the Amusement Park & the Luge

2nd November 2016

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

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

Spring - Summer - Autumn Season

Vallorcine Cable Car 2016 Opening Times

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

From 2 July to 8 July 2016 and from

22 August to 4 September 2016

9:00AM 4:30PM 5:00PM 5:00PM Gondola closed from 01:00PM to 2:00PM

From 9 July to 21 August 2016

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

Les Houches Lift System

Winter Season

Les Houches Lift System Opening Times 2015/2016 Season

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

Spring - Summer - Autumn Season

Les Houches Lift System Opening Times 2016 Season

Bellevue Cable Car
Period Opening Closed

From 11 June to 8 July 2016

8:00AM 5:30PM

From 9 July to 28 August 2016

7:30AM 6:00PM
From 29 August to 25 September 2016 8:00AM 5:30PM

 

Prarion Telecabine
   Period   Opening Closed
From 18 June 2016 to 11 Sept 2016  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

Spring - Summer - Autumn Season

Aiguille du Midi 2016 Opening/Closing Dates and Times

Period Opening Last Ascent:
Return trip
Last ascent:
one way
Last Descent Frequency
From 1st May to 27 May 2016
8:10AM 4:00PM 4:30PM 5:00PM

Non stop cable car.

Every 15/30 mins, according to demand

From 28 May to 10 June 2016 8:10AM 4:30PM 5:00PM 5:30PM
From 11 June to 3 July 2016 7:10AM 4:30PM 5:00PM 5:30PM
From 4 July to 21 August 2016 6:30AM 5:00PM 5:30PM 6:00PM
From 22 August to 28 August 2016 7:10AM 4:30PM 5:00PM 5:30PM
From 29 August to 25 September 2016 8:10AM 4:30PM 5:00PM 5:30PM
From 26 September to 1st November 2016 8:10AM 3:30PM 4:00PM 4:30PM
From 2nd November to 16 December 2016 included 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

Spring - Summer - Autumn Season

Step into the Void 2016 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 May to 10 June 2016 8:10AM 8:40AM 4:00PM 5:30PM
From 11 June to 3 July 2016 7:10AM 7:40AM 4:00PM 4:30PM
From 4 July to 21 August 2016 6:30AM 7:00AM 4:30PM 5:00PM
From 22 August to 28 August 2016 7:10AM 7:40AM 4:00PM 4:30PM
From 29 August to 25 September 2016 8:10AM 8:40AM 4:00PM 4:30PM
From 26 September to 1st November 2016 8:10AM 8:40AM

3:00PM

3:30PM
From 2nd November to 17 December 2016 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

Spring - Summer - Autumn Season

Panoramic Mont Blanc Cable Car 2016 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 28 May to 10 June 2016

9:00AM 3:15PM 4:00PM
From 11 June to 3 July 2016 8:00AM 3:15PM 4:00PM

From 4 July to 21 August 2016

7:30AM 3:15PM 4:00PM
From 22 August to 28 August 2016 8:00AM 3:15PM 4:00PM
From 29 August to 25 September 2016 9:15AM 2:45PM 4:00PM

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.

Spring - Summer - Autumn Season

Montenvers Train / Mer de Glace 2016 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 8 July 2016 8:30AM (Possible train at 9:00am depending on demand) 3:00PM 4:30PM 5:00PM (Return to 9:30 depending on demand) Every 30 min or 20 min according to demand
From 9 July to 28 Aug 2016 8:00AM 4:30PM (Beware if the train is leaving every 20 minutes: last departure to visit ice cave at 4:20PM) 6:00PM 6:30PM
From 29 Aug to 4 Sept 2016 8:30AM (Departure to 9:00 depending on demand) 3:30PM 5:00PM 5:30PM (Return to 9:30 depending on demand)
From 5 Sept morning  to 16 Dec 2016 included Annual closure

Tramway du Mont Blanc

Winter Season

Tramway du Mont Blanc 2015/2016 Opening and Closing Times

From Saturday 19th 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 19th December 2015 to 5th February 2016
* Weekdays from 6th February to 17th April 2016

Weekends and school holidays from 19th 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 19th 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.

Spring - Summer - Autumn Season

Tramway du Mont Blanc 2016 Opening and Closing Times

From 18 June 2016 to 8 July 2016

And from 29 Aug to 18 Sep 2016

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
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 18 June 2016 to 8 July 2016

And from 29 Aug to 18 Sep 2016

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   6:20PM   6:20PM

 

 

From 9 Jul to 28 Aug 2016

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 9 Jul to 28 Aug 2016

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 11:00PM
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
4:10PM 4:35PM 4:45PM 5:00PM 5:20PM 5:30PM
4:40PM 5:05PM 5:15PM 5:35PM 5:50PM 6:00PM
5:55PM 6:15PM 6:30PM 6:45PM 7:05PM 7:15PM
6:30PM 6:50PM 7:00PM 7:15PM 7:30PM 7:40PM