Transfers from Geneva Airport to Courmayeur needn’t be a hassle. If you’re heading to this Alpine resort in northwest Italy, ensure you can rely on your transfer provider to get you there.
Here’s a bit more about everything you need to know about this popular route, and why you can trust Alps2Alps to get you to your resort.
The journey from Geneva Airport to Courmayeur and will usually take around 1 hour 30 minutes.
However, it’s important to remember that during peak season there’s heavy traffic and the roads tend to get congested. Geneva Airport transfers a hugely popular among skiers due to the airport’s ideal location.
To cut down on costs, avoid the crowds and get yourself more time on the slopes, choose to travel midweek.
The best route from Geneva to Courmayeur would be via Geneva- Archamps- Vetraz Monthoux- Contamine Sur Arve- Bonneville- Cluses- Sallanches- Mont Blanc tunnel- Courmayeur.
But, in cases of extremely dense traffic, some alternative routes might be chosen.
It’s possible to go around via Archamps- Cruseilles- Amancy and then take the same route when reaching Bonneville. The third option could take you through Vetraz Monthoux and then head to Fillinges- Taninges- Cluses and continue the standard route to Courmayeur itself.
It’s worth mentioning that starting February every winter season, there’s maintenance works in process in the Mont Blanc tunnel and at night the tunnel is opened just for the one-way traffic changing direction every 30 minutes. If you have an early morning or late-night flight, make sure you allow for the extra time needed.
While on your way to Courmayeur, you are welcome to make as many stops as you want along the way. Your driver will happily accommodate a visit to the supermarket to pick up any snacks for your journey.
Be sure to get out your camera to photograph some of the spectacular scenery along the way.
If you’re renting skis, don’t wait until you get to the resort! Alps2Alps have a ski rental store located just 15 minutes from Geneva airport. Your driver can take you there on the way to Courmayeur to avoid the rental shop queues at the resort.
The journey from Geneva Airport to Courmayeur will take you to some high altitudes. This means that there’s a possibility you might suffer from altitude sickness.
The main symptoms of alititude sickness include feeling tired, dizziness, headache and nausea. Children are particularly prone to feeling unwell.
To reduce the symptoms, make sure you have drinking water with you. Also, don’t hesitate to ask your driver to adjust the temperature or to change the seat position.
Situated at an altitude of 1200m, Courmayeur stands directly at the foot of the magnificent Mont Blanc.
The skiing and snowboarding here is particularly suited to advanced and intermediate levels. The pistes may not seem varied at first glance, but advanced skiers and snowboarders will find excellent and challenging off-piste options.
Ski transfers from Geneva will start your holiday off on the right foot! Geneva might not be the nearest airport to Courmayeur, but it's the perfect location to arrive to when going on a ski vacation in the Alps.
It’s one of the busiest airports to service the Alps, and transfers from Geneva airport are hugely popular, so be sure to book yours well in advance. With Alps2Alps, you’ll get reliable and safe transfer service.
Flying with your own skis? Find out how much the airlines flying into Geneva airport will charge you.
If you’re looking for information about your flight to Geneva Airport, find it here.
At Alps2Alps, we work with a dynamic pricing structure. We don’t have fixed rates, our quotes depend on a variety of factors, including:
We apply our standard price and then apply any additional discounts available. Our prices are only ever reduced – not increased!
Travelling midweek means quieter roads, less crowds and cheaper prices. In fact, prices can differ by up to 60% when travelling midweek compared to the weekend.
We highly recommend travelling midweek to help you make the most of the slopes!
If you’re looking for high-quality ski equipment, Alps2Alps low-cost ski rental shop is an excellent choice. We’ll pick you up, bring you to the rental shop where your equipment will be fitted by an expert. After that, we’ll bring you to your destination ready and fully equipped. There’s no need to queue up at the resort.
If you need to change your equipment for any reason, we also have several service points around the Alps. Our 24/7 customer service team will take care of a fast exchange of your equipment.
That’s not all!
Kids ski rental with Alps2Alps is free of charge with a full paying adult. Who doesn’t love a bargain?
Booking with Alps 2 Alps is fast and stress-free. Just use the online booking option at our web page to get your quote from us.
However, if you still have any uncertainties and questions, please feel free to contact us via e-mail or phone and we’ll assist you 24/7.