Brévent cable car

in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

From Chamonix, you can take the gondola lift to Plan Praz at 2000m, then the cable car to Le Brévent at 2,525m. Discover the south slope and its great panoramic view of Mont Blanc.

In summer, Planpraz is the departure point for great excursions including hikes to Lake Cornu and on Grand Balcon Sud. It also has a fine take-off area for paragliding.

In summer, from the top of Le Brévent, a footpath goes to Aiguillette des Houches via the Bel-Lachat mountain hut.
Enjoy a moment of peace and contemplation on the fine sunny terraces.

The Plaques du Brévent, facing Mont Blanc, form a pleasant, quiet climbing spot, just 5 minutes walk from the top of the cable car line.

For eating: in Plan Praz, "La Bergerie" serves traditional cuisine and snacks. In Le Brévent, the "Le Panoramique" restaurant offers meals as well as a unique panoramic view over Mont Blanc.

Handicap: on a 4x4 path, this is possible to go downhill from Brévent to Planpraz, with a cross-country wheel chair. You must be accompanied.

CHAM'GOURMAND (only winter): this pass includes a go and return ticket on the Planpraz cable-car and a lunch at the restaurant La Bergerie (Planpraz).
Price: 47€. Booking compulsory.

Starting point altitude
minimum age
2 years old
Family pass: 114.80 €
One way ticket for adult: 27.50 €
Round-trip ticket for adult: 37 €
One way ticket for a child : 23.40 €
Round-trip ticket for a child : 31.50 €.

Free entry for children < 5 years.
Child entry valid for 5 - 14 years.
Group rate available for > 20 people.

Rates for Chamonix - Planpraz
Return ticket Adult: 21€
One way ticket Adult : 17€
Return ticket Child and senior: 17,90€
One way ticket Chilr and senior : 14,50€
Family ticket: 65,20€
This cable car is included in the MONT BLANC Multipass.
Opening dates
From 17/12/2022 to 03/02/2023
Opening hours daily between 8.50 am and 4.45 pm.
Last descent du Brévent at 4.30pm
Last descent de Planpraz at 4.45pm.

From 04/02 to 16/04/2023
Opening hours daily between 8.50 am and 5.15 pm.
Last descent from Brévent at 4.45pm
Last descent from Planpraz at 5.15pm.

Subject to favorable weather.
Brévent cable car
29 r Henriette d'Angeville
74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Closest bus stop :
- in Winter : Brevent
- in Summer : Chamonix centre
Closest train stop : Chamonix centre
Closest parking : Brevent car-park



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