Book an airport transfer from Milano Linate Airport to Chatel with Alps2Alps friendly transfer services. We will make sure that you are collected at the appointed time and arrive punctually at your ski destination. If you’re planning a trip to this sensational French ski resort, make sure you can actually rely on your airport transfer provider.
Below you will find everything you need to know about your journey and some important facts about why you can trust Alps2Alps to deliver a punctual transfer service.
Normally, transfers from Milano Linate Airport to Chatel will take around 4 hours depending on time, weather, traffic and road conditions. Chatel is a very famous winter ski destination, if you are travelling at high times, you should expect to encounter some traffic and waiting.
At Alps2Alps we will do our best to make ensure that you are comfortable for the duration of your airport transfer. We highly recommend travelling midweek to cut down on your journey time and guarantee more time on the slopes.
The direct route from Milano Linate Airport to Chatel will usually take you via routes A4/E64 and E25. Through Viale Enrico Forlanini/SP14 move to A51 (Milano). On A4/E64 and E25 move towards E27(Quart). From E25 turn to the exit Aosta Est. Move on SS27, T2 and E27 towards Road № 21 (Martigny-Combe, Svizra). On A9/E27/E62 move towards Route de Saint-Triphon (Ollon). From A9/E27/E62 turn to the exit 18-St-Triphon. Move on Route de Morgins, Route de Bas-Vièze and Route de France towards D22 (Châtel, France). This route may be closed in case of heavy snow.
An alternative route will take you via Mont Blanc Tunnel and Cluses. Through Viale Enrico Forlanini/SP14 move to A51 (Milano). On A4/E64, E25 and N205 move towards Route de Chamonix (Cluses, France). From A40 turn to exit 19. Take D902 and D32 towards D22(La Chapelle-d'Abondance). Always ask the driver about the best possible way to get to the resort. If there is bad weather or snow, you should plan extra time for your transfer.
Always ask the driver about the best possible route. If there is bad weather or snow, just plan extra time for your transfer.
If you are feeling that you need to stop at any stage of the trip to stretch your legs or have a cup of tea, we will happily accommodate this. Ask your driver for a shortstop (up to 10 minutes).
There are some supermarkets on your way to Chatel. You can find everything there: some snacks for the journey, food, drinks and of course, you don't want to forget to buy your ski holiday essentials. Sometimes products bought on the way to your ski resort are cheaper than those found in the resort stores. Please note that all shop visits should be pre-booked with Customer Support prior to your arrival.
Chatel is surrounded by majestic mountains and by many towering pine trees; you will enjoy fantastic views during your airport transfer. Make sure you have your camera ready!
It’s important to know that your journey from Milano Linate Airport to Chatel will take you to a very high altitude. This can present its own potential difficulties.
Milano Linate Airport sits at around 100m, while Chatel lies at an elevation of 1,200m. This journey can present some passengers with mild discomfort. Nausea, headaches and dizziness can be symptoms of the change in air pressure. Young children are the ones at risk of feeling unwell.
When you combine this air pressure change with steep, serpentine roads, the journey can be difficult for some. If needed, ask your driver to lower the temperature in the vehicle to help you feel more comfortable.
When you are feeling particularly unwell, the unbelievable mountain scenery of Chatel can act as the perfect medicine for you.
Chatel is a charming alpine ski resort on the French-Swiss border, in the Haute Savoie region. All the buildings in the village are made by traditional values and still retain many of its traditional alpine characteristics. The countryside in Chatel is as magnificent as the old chalets in the valley. This incredible combination has earned Abondance valley`s wider recognition as a “Pays d`Art et d`Histoire” destination.
Chatel ski resort is part of the Portes du Soleil ski area with access to 400km of downhill skiing, 285 individual pistes, served by 196 ski lifts. The appropriate ski pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Portes du Soleil ski resorts of Avoriaz, Abondance, La Chapelle, d’ Abondance, Champoussin, Champéry, La Grande Terche, Les Gets, Montriond, Morzine, Saint Jean d Alps, Les Crosets, Morgins and Torgon.
Snowboarding enthusiasts often use Chatel as a base, although there is a snow-park with half-pipe here as well. Currently, there are 6 active ski schools and multiple snowboarding schools. Chatel has been awarded the Famille Plus Award in recognition of its dedication to providing a family-friendly resort environment.
Find out more about Chatel ski resort here.
Also known as Enrico Forlanini airport, Milan Linate Airport is the third largest international airport in the area of Northern Italy. During high ski season, we advise you to prebook your Chatel airport transfers to avoid any unnecessary stress.
Flying with your own skis? Find out how much the airlines flying into Milan Linate airport will charge you.
If you’re looking for information about your flight to Milan Linate Airport, find it here.
Find out more about Milan Linate Airport here.
At Alps2Alps, we want to offer amazing value transfers to all ski resorts in the Alps. We always carefully calculate all resort transfer services individually, to ensure that our customers never overpay. We tend to take a transparent approach to price structure. Transfer costs are calculated in accordance with the following factors:
The number of people travelling
The day and time you travel
Any discounts available
When calculating fares, 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.
If you want to lower your costs, spend less time stuck in traffic and avoid the crowds, we highly recommend you to travel in the middle of the week. A midweek transfer can cut your costs by up to 60%. More discounts are available for the travelling off-season and off-peak. Travelling during off-peak season always means better deals, cheaper flights and hotels. Visit our website for more information.
It is extremely important to store your ski & snowboard equipment properly so that it remains in great condition for the next ski season. Alps2Alps Ski Depot service will solve this problem for you! You just need to leave here your ski or snowboard equipment after your ski holidays. Other ski services are also available here, such as repair, edge tuning, wax etc. That is very simple– you will need to give your ski or snowboard to the transfer driver and you will receive them back on your next trip to the Alps, in any airport wherever Alps2Alps operates.
Booking your airport transfer is very fast, easy and totally stress-free. The easiest way to do so is online, but if you prefer you can contact us via e-mail or telephone.
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.
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