Le Grand Bornand is a quiet and provincial ski resort. The commune of Le Grand-Bornand consists of three areas: the Bouchet valley, the ski resort Le Chinaillon valley and the village of Le Grand-Bornand. Le Grand-Bornand in a wide part of the valley. In this old village, you will find rural, chalet-style buildings. Le Grand-Bornand ski resort can offer conveniently located beginners area, large free-ride area, challenging off-piste area and a renowned snow park for snowboarders. Quality snow, quiet pistes and an excellent sun orientation, Le Grand-Bornand is the resort where it all happens!
Le Grand-Bornand is connected to the Lake Annecy Ski Resorts area. Lake Annecy resorts La Clusaz, Manigod and Saint Jean de Sixt are easily reachable and universal ski pass will allow you to ski in these other resorts as well.
The resort is divided in 4 areas - Le Maroly, Le Chinaillon-Lachat, La Joyère and La Duche-Les Annes. First three areas are ideal for families and beginners. La Duche-Les Annes requires more experience so experts and advanced skiers are welcomed here. For snowboarders there is a snow-park here, some may say one of the best parks in France.
Plenty of other activities are offered for those who are not skiing – hiking, paragliding, ice climbing, horse riding (skijoring), snowmobiling and ice skating. Library, cinema and guided village tours with cheese tastings – all can be experienced in Le Grand Bornand. Multiple hotels will welcome you and ensure a pleasant stay.
There are multiple airports within a reasonable distance from Le Grand Bornand, Aravis Pass Area:
While train services to Le Grand Bornand, Aravis Pass Area are available, we recommend you to plan airport transfer from your chosen arrival airport. If you are planning to use public transport, the closest train station is Annecy (30 km, about 40 minutes drive).
These transfer times are approximate only. Weather and traffic conditions can significantly impact transfer times:
We scrupulously calculate all resort transfer services individually, to ensure that our customers always get the best price. Whenever you choose to travel and whatever your final destination, Alps 2 Alps will get you there for the lowest possible price. However, we advise booking early to access the best possible deal. In addition, keep up to date with Alps 2 Alps for the latest offers, deals and discounts on Le Grand Bornand resort transfer services.
Transfer costs are calculated in accordance with the following factors:
All of the above will only ever result in our base-rate for ski transfers going down – we never over-inflate our prices at any time or for any reason. We also offer substantial discounts for off-peak, off-season and midweek transfers to Le Grand Bornand. If looking for the best possible deals, travelling outside peak season or midweek typically results in the biggest savings. We offer midweek (Monday to Friday) prices with up to 60% discount than weekend prices.
Your transfer quote will also depend on vehicle availability, transfer schedule, vehicle utilisation and other costs like road tolls and airport parking charges. In all instances, we work hard to keep our prices low and are relentlessly committed to total value for money. Which is why we guarantee you won’t find a better deal on your Le Grand Bornand resort transfers, whatever your needs.
To discuss any specific requirements or plans to travel as part of a larger group, please get in touch directly so we can discuss your needs.
Seasonal opening dates at Le Grand Bornand are of course dependant on snow conditions, though are currently listed as follows:
The resort of Le Grand Bornand lies at an elevation of 1,000m, with a max vertical of 1,150m and its highest lift going as far as 2,100m. There are a total of 48 pistes in the immediate vicinity of the resort, served by 39 ski lifts. In Le Grand Bornand you’ll find 90 kilometres of downhill ski runs– 3 black, 14 red, 15 blue, 10 green. There are 60km of cross-country pistes.
The appropriate ski pass covers the neighbouring resorts of the Lake Annecy Ski Resorts area with 252km of downhill skiing, 162 individual pistes and 151ski lifts accessible with a single pass. You can ski or snowboard in the other Lake Annecy Ski Resorts of La Clusaz, Manigod and Saint Jean de Sixt.
Le Grand Bornand is the perfect destination for a holiday with family and kids – the resort has Famille Plus award. The ski resort is perfect for everyone: starting from beginners, to free-riders and experienced freestyle skiers, while the Famille Plus label underlines a continuing commitment to family skiers. Don’t forget about renowned snow park, which is highly ranked and includes half-pipe, boardercross and 4 jump lines.
Le Grand Bornand is a wonderful, traditional Savoyard village. This is also one of the top farming villages in the region. There are many reasons why you should choose Le Grand Bornand ski resort for your holidays with family or friends: you will find breathtaking landscapes and easily accessible skiing right from the village.
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The way we see it, Le Grand Bornand resort transfers are about so much more than getting you to your final destination. After all, you also want to arrive comfortable, refreshed and ideally on time. Not all resort transfer services can promise this – Alps2Alps guarantees a higher-level service for every passenger.
Travel with us to Le Grand Bornand and we’ll provide you with the following guarantees:
Keep your eyes peeled for the kinds of deals, discounts and special offers that could make your trip even more affordable. If looking to secure your seats for the best possible price, booking as early as possible is advisable.
If you can’t find exactly what you’re looking for, please get in touch with the Alps2Alps customer service team today. Otherwise, book your transfer to Le Grand Bornand and we’ll see you in the snow!