Chambery, experience the unforgettable in the french Alps Mountains Chambery, in the Rhone-Alpes region in the southeast of France, is home to the impressive Castle of the Dukes of Savoy, founded in the 11th Century. Stroll through the pretty cobbled streets in the fresh Alpine air, soak up the atmosphere at the lively Place St-Leger and (...)
|From Paris||02:50||€ 20|
|From Milan||03:58||€ 29|
|From Geneva||01:17||€ 17|
|From Lyon||01:18||€ 18|
|From Turin||02:33||€ 29|
|From Bardonecchia||01:23||€ 11|
|From Aime La Plagne||01:27||€ 15|
|From Oulx||01:35||€ 11|
|From Bourg St Maurice||01:43||€ 15|
|From Moutiers||01:10||€ 14|
|From Landry||01:35||€ 15|
|From Valence||01:32||€ 24|
|From St Michel Valloir||01:05||€ 14|
|From Albertville||00:35||€ 9|
|From Grenoble||00:36||€ 9|
|From Grenoble U.gieres||00:33||€ 10|
|From Culoz||00:27||€ 9|
|From St Pierre D'albigny||00:17||€ 9|
|From Annecy||00:40||€ 9|
|From St Jean De Maurienne||00:41||€ 12|
|From Modane||00:59||€ 16|
|From Aix Les Bains||00:10||€ 9|
|From Bellegarde||00:49||€ 12|
|From St Avre La Chambre||00:44||€ 11|
|From Lyon St Exupery Airport||00:57||€ 15|
Getting around From Chambery, you can travel to nearby cities and towns. Best price and travel duration below.
|To Aix Les Bains||00:15||€ 9|
|To St Pierre D'albigny||00:19||€ 9|
|To Albertville||00:42||€ 9|
|To St Avre La Chambre||00:49||€ 11|
|To St Jean De Maurienne||00:57||€ 12|
|To Grenoble U.gieres||01:00||€ 9|
|To Grenoble||01:00||€ 9|
|To Lyon St Exupery Airport||01:04||€ 15|
|To St Michel Valloir||01:07||€ 14|
|To Bellegarde||01:21||€ 12|
|To Modane||01:22||€ 16|
|To Bardonecchia||01:31||€ 11|
|To Oulx||01:41||€ 11|
|To Geneva||01:50||€ 17|
|To Culoz||02:46||€ 9|
|To Annecy||02:56||€ 9|
|To Lyon||03:06||€ 18|
|To Valence||03:06||€ 22|
|To Moutiers||03:13||€ 13|
|To Aime La Plagne||03:31||€ 15|
|To Landry||03:39||€ 15|
|To Bourg St Maurice||03:47||€ 15|
|To Turin||04:02||€ 29|
|To St Gervais Les Bains||04:33||€ 15|
|To Paris Cdg Airport||05:01||€ 55|
|To Dijon||05:17||€ 42|
|To Milan||05:33||€ 29|
|To Paris||11:00||€ 20|
Chambery city guide
Chambery, experience the unforgettable in the french Alps Mountains
Chambery, in the Rhone-Alpes region in the southeast of France, is home to the impressive Castle of the Dukes of Savoy, founded in the 11th Century. Stroll through the pretty cobbled streets in the fresh Alpine air, soak up the atmosphere at the lively Place St-Leger and don’t miss the quirky Elephant Fountain.
Enjoy wandering in the charming old town of the historic capital of Savoie. You will be intrigued by many splendid old mansions that belonged to the nobility of Savoie. Here and there, admire some magnificent indoor staircases and picturesque statues from the 19th century.
You can also visit the Saint François de Sales Cathedral which houses the widest trompe-l’oeil painted surface in Europe. If you wish to learn more about the history of Savoie, discover the Savoisien Museum located in the former Franciscan convent. The abundant gastronomy of Savoie offers among others the famous cheese fondue.
Above all, Chambery is one of the best ways for reaching the Alps mountains by train.
Trains are convenient way to reach any town and city in Europe. All main towns have a railway station, while major cities have more than two railway stations. Nearly all railway stations are located in the city centre. Check our map to locate railway station(s) in Chambery.
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- "I wish" Walter b. 07/10/2013
No one in Italy would sell us a ticket. Then when we went to Rail Europe on line, no one in Italy would print out our tickets. I thought the EU meant that countries spoke to each other. There wasn't a waiting salon in the Milan train station and very few seats. In Genoa, we had a first and a second class waiting room. The conductor told us we would be 10-15 min late arriving in Chambery...that meant we'd miss our connection. She was mistaken. We were on time. Thanks to the kindness of a stranger we were assisted in printing out our ticket to travel to Gieres and we made our train. The trip would have been more enjoyable without the ticket hassle.
- " MILANO-Grenoble" . 19/09/2013
The train departed on time always. It is comfortable. I will consider traveling with Euro rail trains again. However, the tickets are expensive, the admin cost is ridiculously high (16Euros) and they oblige you to get a hard copy ticket that cost you an additional 12Euros. As an environmentalist, I would have preferred not to have a print ticket but this option was not available.
- "grrr" Kaspars p. 01/07/2013
Because of the traindelay, I almost missed the plane
- "Ticket collection" Ehud m. 28/06/2013
Ticket collection via automatic kiosk did not work for me and I had to Stand in line 20 minutes to collect tickets. The trip itself was fine. Make sure to allocate sufficient time
- "TGV Milano - Chambery and back" Annie z. 16/03/2013
The train was on time. A pity there is no wi-fi nor electricity plug for the computers.
- "Hello" Svetlana b. 10/03/2013
I really like my trip by TGV, easy to buy a ticket by internet. Comfortable seats, clean? and safety. Thank you, next my vacation i really want to use TGV in europe,.
- "Clean and comfy" Lai Nga A t. 07/11/2012
Quite a scenic ride.
- "Full of missings journey" Mehdi h. 31/10/2012
Even though I was not in the right mood for the new experience of raileurope (as I had left my girlfriend after seeing her for the first time after couple of months), I found the train and the travel, so convenient and amazing. The staff also treated respectfully. Among my friends, we judge the satisfaction of an experience (or a city, a brand, a product, etc.) by asking ourselves whether we want to repeat it, and I am definitely willing to re-experience travelling with raileurope.
- "DELIGHTED AUSSIES" . 26/10/2012
Thanks for this opportunity to provide feedback re our recent train journey. For a lot of first time tourists taking the train can be daunting but your system and procedures from your website to your station officers made this process a breeze. Secondly, we were delighted having a refreshment carriage available with a very personable waiter serving us. So thanks again and if we or any friends need your services we would highly recommend them. Regards Brett and Olga Switzer Brisbane Australia