Travel Options to Courchevel
Our recommendations on the easiest ways to travel to and from Courchevel
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Travel by Air
With low-cost airlines operating regular services from many UK airports to France, this is often the best value and most convenient way to travel.
There are 4 main airports within easy travel distance to Courchevel:
Lyon St Exupery
Please note that Chambery Airport is often the best value but can often be closed due to poor weather conditions over the lake resulting in flights diverted to Turin or Geneva.
Small Groups of 1-4 people
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For groups of 4 or less we always recommend self-drive. It is the most cost-effective way of getting to resort and you can hire fully equipped cars (snow tyres &/or chains) at Geneva, Lyon or Chambery Airports. Please ask us for self-drive directions to Courchevel.
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For other airports we recommend:
Medium Sized Groups (4-8 people)
For larger groups of 4-8 people we recommend one of the following transfer companies:
GSM Transfers offer professional, fully licensed and insured, high quality private airport transfers from Geneva, Chambery, Lyon & Grenoble direct to Meribel, La Tania and Courchevel at competitive prices. Use discount code: 'CA19' for 10% off your transfer. www.goskimeribel-transfers.com
Three Vallee Transfers
Great for shared or private transfers from Geneva, Lyon, Chambery & Grenoble Airports. Three Vallee Transfers are one of the longest standing transfer companies with an excellent record for great customer service and reliability. Prices start from as little as €37.50 per person and operate 7 days per week throughout the season.
For this season we have negotiated a discount for our clietns who book with Three Vallee Transfers, Book any transfer and save 5% when quoting our promo code "CAR_1819" or enter it into the voucher code box when making a booking online.
You can book online through their website at www.3vt.co.uk.
UK Phone: +44 1323 351 964
France Phone: +33 603 367 927
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Offering transfers from Geneva, Chambery, Grenoble & Lyon Airports as well as Moutiers train station SnowDrone focus on high levels of customer service and quality vehicles.
Each vehicle comes with a WiFi hotspot & 2 iPads with pre-loaded entertainment for the journey. They also have free neck pillows & chilled bottled water. Children & baby seats are provided free of charge.
For Saturday to Saturday transfers we have negotiated a €10 discount per transfer leg. Please quote the promo-code 'chaletsapartments' when making your booking by phone or enter it into the SnowDrone website when booking online at www.snow-drone.com.
UK Phone: +44 2 03 23 94 978
France Phone: +33 9 77 19 99 78
Mobile: +33 6 16 52 31 14
Transfer Ski Lifts
We can provide you with a 5% discount with Transfer Ski Lifts. Please click on this link to access a webpage for our clients which will automatically apply the discount.
Alternatively you can make a reservation by contacting the team on
UK Phone: +44 (0)20 88 19 79 50
Large Groups (8+ people)
Alpine Eagle deliver high quality airport transfers (in Summer and Winter) throughout the Alps - from all major French airports, and from Geneva. Our drivers are highly trained, with years of experience of
driving in winter conditions and our vehicles are new so our customers get the finest quality airport transfer service.
For larger parties of up to 16 we use a Mercedes Sprinter mini coach. All vehicles have a very high interior spec (including air-conditioning) designed to keep you relaxed and comfortable whether you are travelling in the winter or summer.
Tel: +33 479 38 25 46
Le Van Rouge (Three Vallee Transfers)
This winter the team at www.3vt.co.uk operate a scheduled shared transfer service to & from Geneva Airport operating under the name "Le Van Rouge".
This is a great low-cost, stress-free alternative for small groups of 1-4 travelling to resort who don't want to drive themselves.
UK Phone: +44 1323 351 964
France Phone: +33 603 367 927
3 Valley Vans
Their Shared/Shuttle Transfers from Geneva Airport to Courchevel & Meribel are great for individual travellers & small groups, looking for a low cost option. Waiting times are kept to a minimum to ensure you get the best value for money.
You may also want to try
Alpine Ski Transfers
Travel by Train
The Eurostar Train Service runs directly from London St Pancreas and Ashford International Train Terminal to Moutiers, the town at the bottom of the Méribel Valley.
Departing London every Friday evening, the Snow Train service arrives early in Moutiers on Saturday morning. You can travel by taxi or private/shared transfer to Courchevel, in time for breakfast in one of the local bakeries or cafes and a day on the slopes.
Alternatively you can depart London on Saturday morning and arrive in Moutiers early on Saturday evening where you can then access your accommodation immediately.
Train tickets start from just £149.00 per person return.
Travel By Car
For those wishing to have additional flexibility of a car in resort and no airline luggage limits (especially handy with young children) we can provide self-drive directions from the UK to the 3 Valleys.
Courchevel is approximately 650 miles from Dover Ferry Port.
Don’t forget to bring your snow chains and pack plenty of food & supplies for the journey. Check in with us during your journey as we will be able to provide an accurate assessment of current snow & road conditions.