Skifest - Ski & Snowboard Week

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Getting to Val Thorens

 

We have transport options to get to Skifest from London and Geneva airport, otherwise Val Thorens is accessible from range of European locations - see below for details.

Fanatics Transport Options

The following transport options can be added to our Skifest packages:

  • Return or one-way coach transfers from London to Val Thorens
  • Coach transfers to/from Geneva Airport (various times available)
These can also be booked separately online HERE.

Flying to the Alps

The French Alps is served by numerous airports including Grenoble, Geneva, Chambery, Lyon, Marseille & Turin (Italy). Visit EasyJet, British Airways or Ryan Air for details.

From these airports you have the option of driving or taking a variety of public transport options.

Alps Coaches

Coach transfers can be booked from the above airports to Val Thorens:
Geneva airport coaches
Chambery airport coaches
Lyon airport coaches

Val Thorens by Train

Val Thorens is easily accessible via France's TGV & SER train systems, with efficient services operating from most major French cities including Paris, Lyon, Grenoble & Marseille.

Train bookings can be made at Oui.sncf. Note that train bookings in France open 60 days prior to departure, so fares for Skifest will be on sale from mid-October.

To get to Val Thorens, simply plan your journey using 'Moûtiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bains' station as your final destination station. From Moûtiers the T3 shuttle bus departs for Val Thorens (1hr15min), bookings can be made via Altibus.

Details for taxi services can be found HERE.

Driving to Val Thorens

Val Thorens is easily accessible by road providing an enjoyable & picturesque alpine drive. It's an excellent option if taking a road trip is more your style.

Nearest major centres to Val Thorens in the French Alps include Chambery (115km), Grenoble (145km), Geneva (155km), Lyon (220km) & Turin (Italy, 250km).

Parking in Val Thorens is only available in the secure undercover car parks in the resort. Parking needs to be pre-booked online at least seven days before your arrival. You are allowed a brief stop to unload your car at our accommodation before going on to one of the resort's car parks. Free shuttle buses are available to take you back to our accommodation.