Transfers from Milano Linate Airport to La Chapelle d'Abondance Portes du Soleil shouldn’t be a problem this ski season. Alps2Alps offers reliable and friendly airport transfers for your winter holidays in France.
Below you will find everything you need to know about your journey from plane to the ski resort and a little bit about why our clients trust Alps2Alps to deliver a reliable transfer service.
Generally, airport transfers from Milano Linate Airport to La Chapelle d'Abondance will take around 4 hours 30 minutes depending on traffic, weather and road conditions. La Chapelle d'Abondance is part of the Portes du Soleil ski area, which is one of the biggest winter playgrounds in the world. If your holidays are planned at high season, you can expect long waiting time and queues.
We strongly advise you to travel in the middle of the week to cut down on your journey time and maximise your time on the slopes.
The shortest route from Milano Linate Airport to La Chapelle d'Abondance (326km) will 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 exit Aosta Est. Head to 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 exit 18-St-Triphon. On Route de Morgins, Route de Bas-Vièze, Route de France and D22 move to your end destination (La Chapelle-d'Abondance, 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. Allow yourself more time for the journey if you know the travel conditions may be bad.
You don’t have to hurry and go straight to La Chapelle d'Abondance, if needed you can ask your driver for a shortstop (up to 10 minutes). If you want to stop at any stage of the trip to stretch your legs or have a cup of tea or coffee, we will happily accommodate this.
There are some supermarkets en-route to La Chapelle d'Abondance. If you wish you can grab a few snacks on your way to the ski resort or get some necessary travel essentials. Sometimes you may find that products bought on the way to La Chapelle d'Abondance are cheaper than those found in the resort itself. Please note that all shop visits should be pre-booked with Customer Support prior to your arrival.
La Chapelle d'Abondance offers you a chance to discover the prettiest valley in the Haute-Savoie region: the Abondance valley. This beautiful and sunny miracle is part of the Chablais mountain chain. Don’t forget to take your camera; you can make lots of fantastic pictures along the way to the ski resort.
It’s important to bear in mind that your journey from Milano Linate Airport to La Chapelle d'Abondance will take you to very high altitude. This can present its own potential risks and complications to some of the passengers.
Milano Linate Airport sits at around 100m, while La Chapelle d'Abondance is situated at 1,020m. Some people can experience mild discomfort, such as nausea, headaches and dizziness, which can be symptoms to the change in air pressure. Young children are the ones at risk group to feel especially unwell. As a result of the combination between such air pressures with steep, serpentine roads, the journey sometimes can be hard. Please, if this situation appears, ask your driver to lower the temperature in the vehicle to help you feel more comfortable.
The incredible mountain views during your trip can act as the perfect medicine for you.
La Chapelle d'Abondance is the starting point for an amazing Portes du Soleil ski area! La Chapelle-d'Abondance is situated in the Haute-Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region. This authentic village is very close to the Swiss border. You will enjoy the beautiful landscapes and great quality of pistes.
La Chapelle d'Abondance ski resort is connected to the skiing area of Les Portes du Soleil. Portes du Soleil ski area includes worldwide known ski resorts of the French Alps: La Chapelle d'Abondance, Châtel, Abondance, Avoriaz, Les Gets, Montriond, Morzine, Saint-Jean-d'Aulps. As well as famous resorts in Switzerland Alps: (Valais): Champéry-Les Crosets, Morgins, Torgon, Val-d'Illiez - Champoussin. Appropriate ski pass will give you the access to 400km of pistes, with 285 individual pistes, serviced by 196 ski lifts.
La Chapelle d'Abondance is an excellent place for beginners and intermediate skiers. It is so easy to fall in love with this incredible ski resort!
Milan Linate Airport is situated very close to the city centre. Also known as Enrico Forlanini airport, it is the third largest international airport in the area of Northern Italy. During high ski season, we advise you to prebook your La Chapelle d'Abondance airport transfers to avoid any unnecessary stress and waiting.
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.
At Alps2Alps, we strive to offer our customers the best value for money. Our ski transfer service covers all ski resorts in the Alps. Our model for pricing is transparent and based on various factors. These important factors include:
The number of people travelling
The day and time you travel
Any discounts available
When calculating our quotes, 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 and never increase them.
Our pricing structure is also affected by other factors such as vehicle availability, transfer schedule, vehicle utilisation and additional costs such as road tolls and parking charges.
If you want to avoid crowds and spend less time stuck in traffic, we recommend you to travel in the middle of the week. By travelling midweek you can lower your costs 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. Take a look at more discounts available for the travelling off-season and off-peak and visit your dream ski destination at a less frenetic time!
At Alps2Alps we are happy to offer you our own ski & snowboard equipment storage. Ski Depot service makes it very easy and convenient for you. It is possible to leave here your skies or snowboard equipment after your ski holidays. Other ski services are also available, such as repair, edge tuning, wax etc. You just need to give your ski or snowboard equipment to the transfer driver and you will receive them back on your next trip to the Alps, in any airport wherever Alps2Alps operates.
We are very happy to be able to offer you online booking service. To book your airport transfer is very easy and completely stress-free! Our booking system is 100% secure. You can get a quote in a matter of minutes. All you need to do is to complete our online booking form. Or if you prefer you can also contact us via e-mail or telephone. We guarantee you immediate booking. 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.