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Journey timeFrom 4h 19m
Price€80.80 - €140.26
Distance321km (199 miles)
Departure stationAvignon
Arrival stationMontreux
Changes2 changes
Train and bus operatorsSBB CFF FFS,

Avignon to Montreux train times

Check out the next trains departing from Avignon to Montreux for Tuesday 7th Jan 2020. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
07:46 13:10 5h 24m, 2 changes
08:48 14:02 5h 14m, 3 changes
08:48 14:10 5h 22m, 2 changes
10:27 16:02 5h 35m, 4 changes
10:27 16:10 5h 43m, 3 changes
10:27 16:02 5h 35m, 4 changes
12:48 17:35 4h 47m, 2 changes
15:17 19:36 4h 19m, 2 changes
16:07 20:41 4h 34m, 3 changes
16:07 21:10 5h 03m, 2 changes

TGV, TER, SNCF and TGV Lyria trains from Avignon to Montreux

You can travel from Avignon to Montreux on TGV, TER, SNCF and TGV Lyria trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoErmell, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

TGV is the high-speed train service of the SNCF company. It connects the major cities of France at speeds of up to 320 km/h. All TGV trains are equipped with a food carriage, a free WiFi connection, power sockets and removable shelves. Two comfort classes are offered – First Class and Second Class, with more flexible train tickets and access to the Grand Voyageur lounge in some stations.

PhotoSmiley.toerist, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

TER (Transport Express Régional) trains are the regional service from SNCF that allow you to make trips to nearby towns and villages located within the same region. With 20 regions in France, TER trains are ideal for travelling to destinations not covered by high-speed services, although ticket prices vary between each region. TER trains have dedicated spaces for bicycles and allow animals on board. Not all TER trains include a First Class carriage.

PhotoCtruongngoc, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

SNCF is the national train operator of France. It operates all domestic trains and routes across France, as well as international services to Spain and Germany. There are three different types of domestic trains that operate under the SNCF banner – TGV (high-speed, full-service trains that connect the major cities in France), Intercités (usually a more frequent stopping service, but with all the amenities), and TER (regional train services with basic onboard facilities).

PhotoChabe01, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

TGV Lyria links France to Switzerland and can travel at a maximum speed of 320 km/h. Resulting from the collaboration between SNCF and SBB, TGV Lyria has three comfort classes on all trains. Standard (equivalent to the Second Class TGV, with comfortable seats), Standard 1ère (with more legroom and access to the SNCF show Grand Voyageur at the Gare de Lyon in Paris) and Business 1ère (available all week except Saturday, on some lines only).

Cheap train tickets from Avignon to Montreux

Train tickets from Avignon to Montreux start at €80.80 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €97.20.
lowest price found
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avg. single price97.20

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Avignon to Montreux by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Avignon to Montreux? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Avignon to Montreux take?

The average journey time by train between Avignon and Montreux is 5 hours and 35 minutes, with around 17 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Avignon and Montreux by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Avignon to Montreux is 4 hours and 19 minutes.

How much does the train from Avignon to Montreux cost?

Train tickets from Avignon to Montreux can start from as little as €80.80 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Avignon to Montreux?

No, there are no direct train services from Avignon to Montreux. Travelling from Avignon to Montreux by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Avignon to Montreux leave?

The first train from Avignon to Montreux leaves at 07:18. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Avignon to Montreux leave?

The last train from Avignon to Montreux leaves at 20:51. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Avignon and Montreux by train?

Trains travelling from Avignon to Montreux cover a distance of around 321km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Montreux to Avignon.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Avignon to Montreux for a typical week day using timetable data for 07/01/2020. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 24/05/2019 for travel on 30/05/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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