The Mont Blanc Tunnel has connected the tourist resorts of Courmayeur Mont Blanc and Chamonix since 1965. A grand 11.6 kms long, this international line of communication between France and Italy is of vital importance to economic, social and cultural relations at the European level.
There is unrestricted access to Chamonix via the Mont Blanc Tunnel (toll payable): for up-to-the-minute info on closures and traffic flow go to www.tunnelmb.net.
There is a convenient, comfortable and inexpensive coach service running 7 days a week to Courmayeur and Chamonix Mont Blanc.
In summer there are six coaches per day, some of which run extended journeys to and from Aosta. The coaches arrive and depart from Piazzale Mont Blanc in Courmayeur and the Bus Station in Chamonix.
Agency Mont Blanc
p.le Monte Bianco, 3 – Tel.+39 0165 842305 firstname.lastname@example.org
Winter season only:
When you buy a Mont Blanc Unlimited Skipass, valid for Courmayeur, Chamonix and Verbier, you get reductions on the cost of coach tickets and the Mont Blanc Tunnel toll
For further info: Courmayeur Mont Blanc Cable Cars, +39 0165 846658
When travelling through the Mont Blanc Tunnel, make sure you have a valid passport or ID card with you (a visa is not required) and that you adhere to all border police and customs regulations.