How to Reach Montreux


  • By Air: There are no direct flight to Montreux, as there is no airport in Montreux. The closest airport is Geneva, where a train to Montreux departs on the hour. The train journey to Montreux is less than an hour.
  • By Train: You can reach Montreux by train from any city in Switzerland. The most popular train routes are from Geneva and Lausanne.


  • By Bus: Montreux is well connected with the inter-city bus lines. All the must-see places to see in Montreux are accessible by bus. Ask your hotel for a bus map or you can pick one up at the station or a kiosk. Tickets can be bought at an automated vending machine.
  • By Train: Montreuxhas the Montreux-Oberland-Bernois or MOB line that operates from the 5th and 6th platform of the city’s main station. Panoramic trains too leave from this station.
  • By Car: Montreux has excellent public transport, making renting a car moot. If you’re still up for it, ask your hotel where the nearest car rental is, unless of course you’ve driven down to Montreux in a car.
  • By Taxi: If all else fails, hire a cab; they can be expensive though, so use them as a last resort.

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Montreux. The most preferred mode of transport in Montreux is Walking.

Average distance: 11.85 km Average time: 35.42 min

  • Walking 30.77%
    Walking 45.25 min Bus 5 min Train 4.75 min Driving 3.75 min Waiting 2 min Overall average time for 10.63 kms 60.75 min
  • Car 23.08%
    Driving 21 min Overall average time for 18 kms 21 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 7.69%
    Bus 12 min Walking 10 min Train 7 min Waiting 7 min Overall average time for 5 kms 36 min
  • Bike 23.08%
    Bike 31 min Walking 0.67 min Overall average time for 11.83 kms 31.67 min
  • Train/Metro 15.38%
    Train 8.5 min Walking 3 min Waiting 0.25 min Overall average time for 8.5 kms 11.75 min
Route Distance Time
Vevey to Montreux 8.1 km 8 mins
Bulle to Montreux 25.26 km 25 mins
Lausanne to Montreux 32.11 km 32 mins
Martigny to Montreux 40.88 km 40 mins
Verbier to Montreux 51.57 km 51 mins
Sion to Montreux 55.14 km 55 mins
Nyon to Montreux 75.45 km 1 hour 15 mins
Ostermundigen to Montreux 85.25 km 1 hour 25 mins
Geneva to Montreux 87.71 km 1 hour 27 mins
Naters to Montreux 120.81 km 2 hours 27 mins
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