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The SNCF line serves all the villages from Saint Gervais-le Fayet to Martigny (Switzerland), passing through Servoz, Les Houches, Chamonix, Argentière and Vallorcine. One train approximately every hour.
The SNCF line from Servoz to Vallorcine is free of charge for holders of the Carte d’Hôte pass, which is given to you on your arrival by your accommodation host.
Carefull : During winter season in case of bad weather, schedules may be different.
SNCF Etablissement Mont-Blanc
40 place de la gare
The Chamonix bus network runs annually and offers extra services during winter and summer season.
Regular urban transport serves all the Valley and ski areas.
It is free from Servoz to Le Tour for holders of the Carte d’Hôte pass or a ski-lift pass.
The free shuttle of the city center
This free shuttle service enable you to to move freely around the Chamonix centre.
Small buses, silent, disabled access and environmentally friendly, "Le Mulet" works all year long and stops by the main sites and parking lots.
Baptized "Le Mulet" in reference to the history of the valley, the city center free shuttle was born in Chamonix in 2005 in partnership with the city council of Chamonix-Mont-Blanc.
On-demand service for people with reduced mobility:
The on demand service is fully accessible. The bus service operates everyday from 8:30 am to midday and from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
It is available for people who cannot use Chamonix Bus (alone or assisted) because of their disability:
- person with a disability card > 80%
- person in a wheelchair
- impaired person
- person with moving difficulties : submitted to the local authorities.
Access to the service is allowed with a 10€ subscription per year and a proof of disability. A card is delievered at Chamonix Sud stops. Passengers can and need to pre-book the journeys by contacting 00 33 4 50 53 05 55 the day before, before 5 pm (Friday for the weekend and Monday). You can also book 4 hours before, subject to the vehicule availability.
This pass has many advantages, including free travel on buses and on SNCF trains for internal journeys, including between Servoz and Vallorcine, as well as concession rates for admission to public sports and arts facilities.
Tourist accommodation: the pass is given to you free of charge by your accommodation host on your arrival. Do not hesitate to ask for it. If you are staying in free accommodation, the pass must be withdrawn exclusively from the town hall or the Tourist Office, for 10 euros per person for every week of stay.
Timetables from 23rd of April to 21st of December
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Geneva - Pays du Mont-Blanc from 7th of April until 16th of September 2018
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Summer schedules from164th of June to 16th September 2018
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Train schedules during works from 17th of September to 5th of October 2018.
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Spring 2018: From April 9th to June 29th 2018
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Summer 2018 : From June 30th to September 16th
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Handicapped visitor's brochure
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Presentation Winter 2017-2018
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