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How to come

in Val d'Isère

Plan your route

to come to Val d'Isère

In a few months, weeks or days, you will finally arrive in Val d’Isere. Find all the information you need to organize your trip.

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Green Snowflake labeled resort

We are concerned about the environmental impact of our visitors’ trips to our beautiful village.

That’s why we suggest you prioritize the use of more respectful means of transportation.

Besides, everything in Val d’Isère is within walking distance and our free shuttles run regularly, winter and summer, allowing you to move quickly and easily from one end of the resort to the other.

How to get here

in Val d'Isère

Coming by bus

The bus can be the most convenient and economical solution + you won’t have to worry about parking.

To simplify your trip, book your ticket now with Altibus or Ben’s bus.

Coming by train

Want to avoid traffic? Then the train is the ideal option. The nearest train station is located in Bourg-Saint-Maurice (40 minutes) and it is served by many trains including high-speed trains (TGV, Eurostar, Thalys).

Bus transfers are then available from the stations to Val d’Isere with Altibus. If you prefer peace and quiet, opt for cab transfers (multilingual), all our partners on this page.

Coming by car

Think carpooling!

As ecological as it is economical, it is the best way to make beautiful encounters with people surely as keen on the mountains as you are!

Find 4 “carpooling” stops around and in the village, allowing the stop to pick up or drop off a passenger:

1 stop on the bus stop of La Daille, downhill direction
1 stop on the bus station
1 stop at the traffic circle of the slopes
1 stop at Le Fornet at the level of the Telecabine

Stop on these locations is limited to 10 min. Please note that parking is prohibited there and the driver must be in his vehicle.

The Community of Communes of Haute Tarentaise is committed alongside the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Region to offera local carpooling service, meeting growing mobility needs with MOV’ICI.

⚠️ The Col de l’Iseran road is closed in winter. After the winter season, it opens in June, depending on the progress of snow removal from the pass and closes in the fall between October and November depending on the snow.

Val d’Isère is located at:

  • 30km from Bourg Saint Maurice (40 minutes)
  • 86km from Albertville (1H20)
  • 135km from Chambéry (2H)
  • 165km from Grenoble (2h15)
  • 240km from Lyon (3H)
  • 220km from Geneva (3H)

Coming by plane

Do you live far away? Then flying is the only way to come and recharge your batteries in our mountains. We have 4 international airports in our vicinity:

Bus transfers are then available from the various airports to Val d’Isere with Altibus or Ben’s bus. If you prefer peace and quiet, opt for cab transfers (multilingual), all our partners on this page.

Coming by helicopter

From the airport or nearby resort, access Val d’Isere by air! Leave the stress of the road behind and relax on a private flight with:

Pure Ski Heliskiing Company (+33 6 12 69 81 82)
SAF Helicopters (+33 4 79 38 48 29)

☀️ Summer season : 1 July to 3 September 2023