Travel from France to Chamonix by Airplane


Geneva Airport is the closest airport to Chamonix, just one hour on a fast and easy road. To use the Swiss motorway to bypass Geneva town centre, a Vignette is required.
It is slower to drive through the city to access the French auto-route.

Air France - Plane to Geneva from France
easyJet - Plane to Geneva from France

The main cities that have flights to Geneva in France: Bordeaux, Corsica, Nantes, Nice, Paris, ToulouseFrench auto-route tolls approximately €6 each way (2013 Prices). 

Look for airlines flying to Geneva.

Other airports near Chamonix:

  • Chambery Airport near Aix Les Bains is about 1:30 hrs with weekend UK return flights in the Winter season
  • Lyon - further south than Chambery. Allow 2:45 hrs transfer time
  • Annecy airport is 1:15hrs from Chamonix, with direct flights from Paris only
  • Grenoble is a bit further at 2:45hrs from Chamonix

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Light Aircraft to the Chamonix Valley: there is a small airport in Sallanches, 25 km from Chamonix.

Contact: AMS Mont-Blanc Aviation + 33 (0) 4 50 58 08 99.

For more information: Geneva International Airport: +41 (0) 22 7177111