Bus Travel from Milan to Chamonix

 
 
Last Updated: 
Wed, 07 Nov 2018

Bus travel from Milan to Chamonix is slow but it's quicker than rail travel.

Flixbus bus, https://www.flickr.com/photos/34085730@N06/
Savda bus, photo @ https://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pagina_principale
Lampugnano Bus Station Milan
Savda Bus at Aosta Autostazione, one of the stops on the way to Chamonix
Savda Bus in Piazzale Monte Bianco Bus Station in Courmayeur

Flixbus

When you book your ticket online and set the date of the departure, they will show the hours at which there are buses with places available.

The prices can vary depending on the on the date that you are booking and for how many persons.

You can book your ticket either from their website or from Flixbus app (Flixbus app for Android, Flixbus bus for iOS)

Prices:

Milano to Chamonix Mont-Blanc, starting from €13,99 / trip will take about 3h55m

The duration of each trip depends, of course, on the road, weather conditions. When you book your ticket, you can also find the estimated time of the trip.

Flixbus has modern facilities on board, like free Wi-fi, sockets, toilets, legroom.

SAVDA 

To travel by bus from Chamonix to Aosta, Turin or Milan, you must buy 2 tickets (1 Chamonix to Courmayeur, 1 Courmayeur to Aosta, Turin or Milan).

Bus Prices from Italy to Chamonix:

Price for Chamonix / Courmayeur is €15 One way / €30 Roundtrip / €22 Roundtrip for the same day.

If you buy a subscription, which consists of 6 one-way trips, you will have to pay €75.

-50%: Bikes in the hold within the limits of available space and under the responsibility of the owner (only for Chamonix / Courmayeur) / Little dogs with a muzzle.

Below are prices for the entire trip (both tickets):

  • Price for Chamonix to Aosta is €18,50 One way / €37 Roundtrip
  • Price for Chamonix to Turin is €30,50 One way / €61 Roundtrip
  • Price for Chamonix to Milano is €34,50 One way / €69 Roundtrip

ID Card OR Passport Required.

Reservations must be made by 5 pm the day before.

The departure points are only at Chamonix Sud Terminal Bus in Chamonix and the coach Station Piazzale Monte Bianco in Courmayeur.

SAVDA also offers discounts if you book and pay online your bus ticket. Discount for children under 12 years old.

You can also download the new app, SAVDAbus (SAVDAbus for Android, SAVDAbus for iOS), register your details (name, password, e-mail address and credit card number) and buy your tickets.

Connections are not guaranteed in case of traffic at the Mont Blanc Tunnel or in case of bad road or weather conditions.

 

Check out the Timetables:

Chamonix - Courmayeur - Aosta - Turin - Milan from 17th September to 7th December 2018

SAVDA runs a daily service. Departures from Lampugnano M1 bus station in Milan to Chamonix Sud, Avenue de Courmayeur station.

 

Milan Aosta Courmayeur Chamonix Sud
Departure: 1 pm Arrival: 3:30 pm Arrival: 4:45 pm

Arrival: 5:45 pm

  • Departure at 1 pm, 2 changes of the car: one in Aosta (Autostazione Via Carrel) and another one in Courmayeur (Piazzale Monte Bianco). The coach arrives in Aosta at 3:30 pm, change and take the coach to Chamonix at 3:45 pm (15 minutes of waiting). It arrives in Courmayeur at 4:45 pm, here change and take the coach to Chamonix Sud at 5 pm (another 15 minutes of waiting). Then, you will arrive in Chamonix Sud at 5:45 pm.
Chamonix Sud Courmayeur Aosta Milan
 Departure: 8:30 am  Arrival: 9:15 am  Arrival: 10:35  Arrival: 1:30 pm
  • Departure at 8:30 am, 2 changes of the car: one in Courmayeur (Piazzale Monte Bianco) and another one in Aosta (Autostazione Via Carrel). The coach arrives in Courmayeur at 9:15 am, change and take the coach to Aosta at 9:35 am (20 minutes of waiting). It arrives in Aosta at 10:35 am, change and take the coach to Milan at 11:00 am (25 minutes of waiting). Then, you will arrive in Milan at 1:30 pm.
There are three ticket offices in Milan. See other ticket offices.
 
More Info:
SAVDA Aosta: +39 0165 36 70 11
SAT Chamonix: +33(0)4 50 78 05 33 - www.sat-montblanc.com
 

Eurolines

When you book your ticket online and set the date of the departure, they will show the hours at which there are buses with places available.

The prices can vary depending on the on the date that you are booking and for how many persons.

You can book your ticket from their website.

 

Courmayeur – Chamonix Sud: Buses through the Tunnel

The Mont Blanc Unlimited ski pass allows to travel with a discount between Chamonix and Courmayeur and back, under the following conditions:

  • on some of the regular services and within the limits of the available seats (seats limited).
  • pick up, before boarding, a ticket from the coach station desk in Chamonix (SAT Ticket Office, Place de la Gare) or Courmayeur (Piazzale Monte Bianco) showing a valid MBU (if the validity can’t be verified by the coach station staff, the traveller needs to go and get a proof of validity from the ski lifts office).

Booking is necessary, it can be made at one of the authorized ticket offices or online.