Are you set to ski down the slopes of Megève this season? You’ll need a transfer from Geneva to Megève that you can confidently rely on.
To help bring you the best experience possible, we’ve created a guide on all you need to know about Alps2Alps and Megève transfers.
So, whether you’re in need of extra resort activities or simply want information on how to get to Megève, everything is right here.
Before you set off, it’s important to be familiar with Geneva Airport and how to get to Megève.
We highly recommend travelling midweek and cutting down on your journey times. You’ll bag yourself more time on the slopes.
The airport itself is split in two, with the first (GGV) being the French side, and the second (GVA) being the Swiss side. If you’re headed to Megève, you’ll be entering through the French side of the airport and there’ll be no need to go through Swiss customs.
Alps2Alps provides transfers between Geneva Airport and Megève on a regular basis during the skiing season. You’ll be met at the airport promptly upon your arrival, where we’ll help you haul and stow your baggage.
The trip itself isn’t too far either, with less than two hours driving time from the airport to the resort. Your return journey at the end of your holiday will be just as efficient as your arrival, as we pride ourselves on reliability and quality.
There’s no necessary need to go directly to your destination. Should you need to stop to stretch your legs, recharge and take a breather, we will of course be happy to accommodate this. You may want to pick up essentials from the nearby supermarkets or take in the stunning views along the way.
Are you in need of skis? Why not pick some up from our ski rental shop in Geneva. We’ve more information on that a little further down.
Megeve ski resort is situated at an altitude of 1100m. The journey from the Geneva Airport will make you experience rising altitude and it’s often possible that the high altitudes are affecting ones wellbeing.
The Altitude sickness can affect each individual differently and is not always expected to cause identical symptoms. It often depends on person’s physical condition and if the person has been used to the travelling in high altitudes.
Most common symptoms are nausea, headache, dizziness, weakness and sometimes even vomiting. There may be some remedies to try to reduce the symptoms, for example having some refreshments with you- drinking water, having some fresh fruit or other snacks that might help to feel better. Our drivers will always look after your well being so please feel free to request any adjustments that shall be necessary.
This luxury resort was founded from an original village dating back to the 13th century and is located within the Mont Blanc massif.
Today, it accommodates all levels of skiing with plenty of room for everyone, whether you’re an established expert or bracing the slopes as a beginner. It’s also one of the world’s biggest ski areas with almost 450km of available runs.
It’s not all sports however, with Megève being the only resort in the region to offer a three Michelin star restaurant. Food choices and eating establishments throughout Megève are of top-notch quality.
Geneva Airport is one of the busiest airports in the Alps, and sits approximately 5km from the city centre. Throughout peak season, many tourists and ski enthusiasts pass through the airport en mass. To avoid waiting, queues and stress, book your transfer in advance.
If you’re flying with your own skis, be sure to find out how much airlines flying into Geneva Airport will charge you.
You’ll find more information about your flights to Geneva Airport here.
You can book with us either by email, phone call or on our website. We recommend you book online and guarantee your transfer to be there, ready and waiting, for when you arrive in Geneva Airport.
All of our quotes are generated through flexible, common sense structures that allow the best possible price for your transfer. We take a number of factors into consideration when calculating our prices, and these include:
• Your journey.
• The number of people travelling.
• The day and time of your travel.
• Any discounts available.
Pricing is also affected by vehicle availability, transfer schedule, vehicle utilisation and additional costs such as road tolls and parking charges.
Whichever resort you book yours for, including Megève, you can be sure that our prices will be lower or match those of other services in the area. We start with our standard price and do whatever we can to decrease it – you’ll never be charged more.
If you’re looking to keep costs down as much as possible and want a traffic-free experience, we recommend travelling during midweek. It can reduce your prices by up to 60%.
Further discounts are available when you travel off-season and off-peak.
We also offer ski equipment rentals as an optional service to help you get to the slopes faster. When you book your transfer to Megève with your equipment rental, we make sure that your gear arrives before or at the same time as you do.
We offer boots, skis, poles, helmets and even snowboards for as many people as you need. No matter what size, from child to adult, we’ll have the right fit for you.
It’s never been a better time to rent your equipment with Alps2Alps. When you book six days of gear rental, you’ll get that sixth day free. It means better prices, more time doing what matters, and the best trip possible.
Staying for longer? Book seven or more and you’ll get a free day, and you won’t be charged for your arrival or departure days. At Alps2Alps, it’s your experience that matters and we will do everything we can to bring you a stress free experience.
Booking your transfer from Geneva airport to Megève ski resort is simple and hassle-free. The quickest way is online, but we are also available by email or phone should you prefer.
Online bookings take less than 5 minutes and we’ll guarantee your booking immediately. If your chosen service or destination is unavailable, don’t hesitate to contact us and we will do everything we can to assist you.