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Take the train from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen in 9 hours 12 minutes

If you want to travel from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen by train, you've come to the right place.

You can expect the journey from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen by train to take around 14 hours 14 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 9 hours 12 minutes on the fastest services. You’ll usually find around 10 trains per day running on this route, which spans 405 miles (651 km). You’ll have to make 3 changes along the way on your journey to Caen.

Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen start from €107.40 when you book in advance.

If you want to know more about the journey, keep reading for timetables, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs, including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!

Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen by train

It takes an average of 14h 14m to travel from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen by train, over a distance of around 405 miles (651 km). There are normally 10 trains per day travelling from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen and tickets for this journey start from €107.40 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 9h 12m
PriceFrom €107.40
Distance405 miles (651 km)
Frequency10 trains per day
First train07:15
Last train20:28
Departure stationChamonix Mont Blanc
Arrival stationCaen
Changes3 changes

Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen train times

Check out the next trains departing from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen for Tuesday 25th January 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
06:15 16:02 9h 47m, 4 changes
08:28 18:01 9h 33m, 4 changes
10:54 20:06 9h 12m, 3 changes
12:54 22:08 9h 14m, 3 changes
13:54 07:23 17h 29m, 3 changes
15:15 07:23 16h 8m, 4 changes
17:15 11:07 17h 52m, 4 changes
18:54 13:57 19h 3m, 3 changes
19:28 11:59 16h 31m, 5 changes
19:28 12:59 17h 31m, 4 changes

Cheap train tickets from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen

The price of train tickets from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen starts at €107.40 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

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 Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen 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 guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train 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 Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen? 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 Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen take?

The average journey time by train between Chamonix Mont Blanc and Caen is 14 hours and 14 minutes, with around 10 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 Chamonix Mont Blanc and Caen by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen is 9 hours and 12 minutes.

How much does the train from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen cost?

Train ticket prices from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen can start from as little as €107.40 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen?

No, there are no direct train services from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen. Travelling from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen by train will require a minimum of 3 changes.

What time does the first train from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen leave?

The first train from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen leaves at 07:15. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen leave?

The last train from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen leaves at 20:28. 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 Chamonix Mont Blanc and Caen by train?

Trains travelling from Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen cover a distance of around 405 miles (651 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Caen to Chamonix Mont Blanc.
Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in France. Subject to availability. Excludes coach. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Chamonix Mont Blanc to Caen for a typical week day using timetable data for 01/25/2022. 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 03/07/2020 for travel on 03/07/2020 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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