GETTING TO MONTREUX RIVIERA
Montreux Riviera, located in the heart of Europe, is easily accessible by 3 hours from all major European cities.
By planeDirect flights serve Switzerland from more than hundred airports.
- 1h from Montreux (direct trains every 30 minutes)
- Geneva – Montreux journey with beautiful sight on Leman lake
- 2h½ from Montreux (by train or by car)
- 3h from Montreux (by train or by car)
- 2h from Montreux (by train or by car)
By trainLarge European and national rail lines converge in Montreux Riviera.
TGV Lyria (High Speed Train)
The TGV Lyria connects many French cities in Switzerland, including Geneva and Lausanne.
ICE trains connect Hamburg, Berlin and Frankfurt to Basel (Basel - Montreux> 2h36).
Tilting trains EuroCity will bring you to Montreux from Milan or Venice in 3 hours.
Find all the schedules and fares on the website 24/24 www.cff.ch or by calling Rail Service on +41 900 300 300 (CHF 1.19 / min).
The GoldenPass Line is one of the most scenic routes of Switzerland. It links Montreux Riviera to Lake Lucerne.
Find all the schedules and fares on the website www.goldenpass.ch 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. or by phone at +41 21 989 81 90.
By car and by busNestled in the heart of Europe, the Montreux Riviera region is easily accessible by car via the Swiss motorway network. It is crossed by the A1 motorway connecting Austria to France.
- In town: 30 to 60 km / h (18-37 mph)
- Outside the localities 70 to 80 km / h (44-50 mph)
- On the motorway: 100 to 120 km / h (62 to 75mph)
By boatCompagnie Générale de Navigation (CGN) provides a regular service across the banks of Lake Geneva, notably between France and the 10 piers of the region Montreux Riviera.
Find all the schedules and fares on the website www.cgn.ch.
GETTING AROUND MONTREUX RIVIERA
By footOne of the advantages of Montreux is the short walking distance: 15 minutes to walk through the town.
Public transportSBB - Railway
The Montreux Train Station is just 10 minutes walk from the city center. It offers easy access to major cities in Switzerland and Europe.
For more information on routes and on timetables, visit www.cff.ch.
VMCV - Public bus
The main VMCV bus is number 201 and runs every 10 minutes along the lake between Villeneuve to Vevey through Montreux.
For information on bus routes, visit www.vmcv.ch.
Plan of VMCV network
ParkingVisit this website to find available parking spots in Montreux and Vevey.
For information on visas, residence permit or work and business visas please contact the nearest Swiss Consulate.
All information needed on www.eda.admin.ch.