Geneva Airport is one of the top-rated airports in Europe. On average, a plane lands and departs every minute, and during the winter season, Geneva remains incredibly popular with avid skiers using the airport as a hub to travel to the countless Alps ski resorts.
If your next skiing holiday starts in the infamous Swiss Airport, Alps2Alps' Geneva Airport transfers will make the journey all that more simple.
Whether you're journeying to a French Alps resort, Switzerland or checking out what ski resorts Austria has to offer, here's all the information you need about our affordable private airport transfers!
The excellent location of Geneva Airport opens you up to a world of skiing that you might not have expected.
The Swiss city of Geneva rests at the southern tip of Lac Léman (Lake Geneva). Surrounded by the Alps and Jura mountains, Geneva has breathtaking views of dramatic Mont Blanc.
If you're a newbie to skiing, you might believe an arrival in Switzerland means you have to head to a Swiss ski resort; but that's not the case. Geneva is conveniently bordered by numerous Alpine countries, so a private transfer allows you to reach many ski resorts outside of Switzerland in just a few hours.
In fact, some of our most popular transfer routes from Geneva are to resorts in France, Austria and even the Bavarian Alps, such as;
Geneva Airport is near many ski resorts and you can travel door-to-door in just over two hours in most circumstances.
Below is a round-up of some popular transfer routes from Geneva Airport and their approximate transfer times. Please note; journey times are approximate as weather and traffic conditions on the day can impact travel.
If you're struggling to find the flight you want from your home country, or Geneva Airport seems a little too far from your chosen ski destination, it might be helpful to know other nearby transfer airports.
Here are some alternative airports close to Geneva:
Chambery Airport, France: 103km - 1hour 40minutes
Grenoble Isere Airport, France: 171km - 2hour 10minutes
Lyon-Saint Exupery Airport, France: 165 km - 1hours 50 minutes
Bern Airport, Switzerland: 175 km - 2 hours
Geneva airport is located just 4 km north west of the city centre, so it is easily accessible by train, bus or taxi.
For the most convenient travel to your selected ski resort, we highly recommend using private transfers, as public transport could involve changes or delays.
Alps2Alps offers both shared and private airport transfers:
Perfect ski transfers are the best option for groups of up to 8 people. If you're going on a ski holiday with a group of friends, as a family with children, or even a smaller group just looking for a comfortable ride, private airport transfers are perfect.
There's no waiting around for other passengers with different arrival times into Geneva Airport, your driver meets you at arrivals and accompanies you to your vehicle. Alps2Alps also allows you to stop en route to your final destination to grab skiing essentials, soak up the panoramas or stretch your legs.
If you want to cut costs, you can book a shared airport transfer. Our shared services are our cheapest option, but no less comfy.
You will share a vehicle with another party or solo travellers heading in the same direction, but this means you could end up waiting for them at the airport! We try to coordinate our schedules to keep waiting to a minimum, but delays can and do sometimes happen.
We like to provide our customers with the best possible airport or train station transfer in the Alps, and we think our dynamic pricing structure guarantees the best deal!
We don’t have a fixed rate, so your transfer quote depends on several factors;
Here’s what we look at to make you a great offer on our cheap ski transfers:
You can make some amazing savings when you travel off-peak, off-season and midweek, sometimes up to 60%!!
ur ski transfer quotes are also influenced by the availability of our fleet, the driver's transfer schedule and any parking or road tolls. Discover more about our transfer prices online.
There is no extra cost to transport skis when booking one of our transfers from Geneva airport. However, you should be aware of the costs airlines may apply to your ticket for travelling with your skis. We have looked at the small print for the airline providers flying to Geneva. Here’s what it will cost to fly with your skis:
No Extra Charge - Air Canada
Under €35 - Air Berlin, Alitalia, Emirates, KLM, Finnair, Norwegian Air, Turkish Airlines, United Airlines, Wizz Air
€35 - €50 - Aeroflot, AirBaltic, British Airways, EasyJet, Eurowings, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, Swiss International Air Lines, Ukraine International Airlines
€90 - Saudia
€100 + - Kuwait Airways, Egypt Air, Air China, Qatar Airways, Etihad
*All baggage prices are approximate and may change depending on departure/arrival point and other factors. We recommend you get with the airline for exact quotes. In some cases, skis can be carried as checked baggage within the free baggage allowance.
If you're curious about the perks of private transfer service from Geneva Airport instead of taking public transfers, buckle up:
We have been providing efficient, friendly and comfortable ski transfers from Geneva Airport to Alpine ski resorts for over ten years. Our practice and care means we are industry leaders in affordable and fuss-free Geneva to Alps transfers.
Why are we a step ahead of our competition? Well, we offer:
Making a transfer booking with Alps2Alps is designed to be stress-free. Fill out our 5-minute online booking form, drop us an email or call our friendly bookings team to get started.
Ready to go now? Book your COVID-safe ski transfer from Geneva today, and we'll see you at the airport!