Transfers from Geneva to Les Menuires 3 Valleys - Alps2Alps offers hassle-free airport transfers to your ski destination. If you’re planning holidays in this famous French ski resort, which is also the highest ski resort in Europe, make sure you can 100% rely on your airport transfer provider. Here’s everything you need to know about your journey from plane to resort, and some reasons why our clients trust Alps 2 Alps to deliver a reliable transfer service.
On average, transfers from Geneva to Les Menuires 3 Valleys will take around 3 hours though this may see significant changes depending on the date and time of the day when you travel. Les Menuires 3 Valleys is the largest ski area in the world, if travelling at high times, you can expect to encounter some difficulties and waiting.
We will always ensure that you have a smooth and comfortable airport transfer. We strongly recommend travelling midweek to cut down on your journey time and guarantee more time on the slopes.
The best route to take from Geneva to Les Menuires 3 Valleys is via the N201 to Annecy. This route starts on the motorway (this route is shorter, motorway route is 40km longer). From there take the N508 to Albertville and N90 to Moutiers. Then use the mountain road D117 to Les Menuires. This journey is quicker, shorter, less traffic and offers beautiful views.
An alternative route A40 will take you via the Avenue de Genève/D1205, continue to A411, than to E712. Use the direction to Annecy. Follow D1212 and D109 in the direction D1212 (Ugine). On D117 head to the destination Saint-Martin-de-Belleville.
You don’t need to go directly to your destination. Your legs will be thankful to you when you get out to stretch, we will happily accommodate this.
There are some supermarkets en-route to Les Menuires 3 Valleys. If you are hungry on your way to the resort, you are welcome to choose a few snacks for the journey. You may find products bought on the way to Les Menuires 3 Valleys are cheaper than those found in the resort itself. Maybe that is useful to get your travel essentials before your arrival to your ski destination.
Les Menuires ski resort is situated in the centre of the 3 Valleys ski area, near the resorts of Val Thorens and St Martin De Belleville. Les Menuires benefits from its exceptional surroundings. This alpine village is linked with the resorts of Val Thorens, La Tania, Brides-les-Bains, Meribel, Courchevel and St Martin de Belleville.
Renting skis? Don’t wait till you get to the resort, pick these up on your way. We have ski rental shops in Geneva and Albertville. See more information about our ski rental offerings later.
It’s important to remember that your journey from Geneva to Les Menuires 3 Valleys will take you to a very high altitude. This can present its own potential complications.
Geneva airport sits at 430m, the main village of Les Menuires 3 Valleys is at 1850m. Sometimes passengers can experience some discomfort, such as nausea, headaches and dizziness. That can be symptoms of the change in air pressure. Particularly young children are often those who are feeling unwell.
When you combine this air pressure change with steep, serpentine roads, the journey can be difficult for some people. If needed, ask your driver to lower the temperature in the vehicle to help you feel more comfortable.
It’s not the nicest feeling in the world when you are not feeling well, but the beautiful view can be the perfect medicine for you.
Les Menuires 3 Valleys ski area is located in the Vallée des Belleville. Resort’s high altitude (1850m) guarantees a longer snow season than many places. Also this perfect altitude height makes sure that the resort gets a lot of fresh snow for the ski fans. Les Menuires is a world-class ski resort which offers wide choice of ski and non-ski activities, such as mountain biking on snow and tobogganing on snow. You can enjoy the beauty of its 360°panoramic view over the Alps: Sommet du Mont de la Chambre and Point de la Masse.
Les Menuires 3 Valleys ski resort is made up of three main villages: Val Thorens, Les Menuires and Saint-Martin de Belleville. Your ski pass will give you access to around 600km of pistes, serviced by 180 ski lifts. 3 Valleys ski area offers fantastic ski for all abilities. Whatever level of experience you have, the terrain of the Les Menuires suits every skier from beginners to experts.
Sitting approximately 5km from the city centre, Geneva Airport is one of the busiest airports to service the Alps. During high season, crowds of skiers flock here in their droves. Make sure you book your ski transfer in advance to avoid any unnecessary waiting.
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 Alps 2 Alps, we are glad to offer the best value transfers to all resorts in the Alps. We like to take a transparent approach to pricing structure. We take a number of factors into consideration when calculating our quotes. These factors include:
When calculating costs, we start with our standard price and then reduce this based on the factors mentioned above. This dynamic approach means we only ever decrease our prices – never increase them.
Pricing is also affected by vehicle availability, transfer schedule, vehicle utilisation and additional costs such as road tolls and parking charges.
By travelling midweek you'll enjoy lower prices and spend less time stuck in traffic and more time for ski. That is why we strongly recommend travelling midweek. A midweek transfer can cut your costs by up to 60%.
More discounts are available for the travelling off-season and off-peak.
We also offer low-cost ski rentals when travelling from Geneva. We have a rental store situated only 15 minutes from Geneva Airport. We will then pick you up from the airport and take you to the rental store to have your equipment fitted before continuing your journey to the resort.
Choosing the right ski or snowboard equipment sometimes can be difficult - we have plenty of service points across the Alps. If your equipment isn’t quite right, you can exchange it with minimal hassle or fuss.
Kids ski rental with Alps 2 Alps comes free with any full paying adult. We all love a bargain, don’t we?
Booking your transfer is very easy, fast and stress-free! The simplest way to do so is online, but you can also email or phone us if you prefer.
Booking online takes less than 5 minutes and we’ll guarantee your booking immediately. If your chosen service or destination isn’t available, don’t hesitate to contact us and we’ll do everything we can to assist you.