There are four airports that you can fly to in order to get to Sainte Foy Tarentaise.
Geneva (2-3 hours away), Chambery (1-2 hours away), Lyon (2-3 hours away) and Grenoble (2 hours away).
All these low cost airlines fly to one or more of these airports:
Upon arrival at the airport, you have the choice of hiring a car (www.europcar.co.uk www.hertz.co.uk www.avis.co.uk), taking public transport or booking a transfer to Sainte Foy.
We use COOLBUS and Snowdrone for airport transfers, who operate a fleet of state-of-the-art, ultra comfortable Volkswagen Caravelle mini buses at very competitive rates. Contact them directly at: www.thecoolbus.co.uk and www.snow-drone.com respectively, or call us on 01625 541976 and we'll arrange it for you.
Ferries from Dover to Calais, Boulogne and Dunkerque offer the shortest crossing times from the UK.
Eurotunnel's Channel Tunnel Shuttle service from Folkestone to Calais. Driving time from Calais to Sainte Foy is approximately 9-10 hours depending on road conditions.
Norfolk Line operate between Dover and Dunkerque . Crossing time is 1 hour 45 minutes.
P&O Ferries run between Dover and Calais and take 1 hour 30 minutes.
Troyes is a good option as an overnight stop over, being roughly half way.
The Eurostar goes all the way from London or Ashford, to Bourg Saint Maurice which is just 20 minutes from Sainte Foy. Travelling by train can even give you an extra days skiing (if you take the evening service both ways you get 8 days of skiing instead of the usual 6). Trains run direct from London St Pancras to Bourg Saint Maurice on Friday evenings and Saturday mornings during the ski season.
Direct trains returning to London leave Bourg Saint Maurice on Saturday mornings and Saturday afternoons during the ski season.
Call us on 01625 541976 to arrange transfers from the station.
Fares start from €149* return.
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