Transfers from Bergamo Airport to La Chapelle d'Abondance Portes du Soleil - choose Alps2Alps airport transfers services and get safe, reliable and friendly transfers.
Below you will find all the necessary information you need to know about your journey from plane to a ski resort, and some facts about why you can trust Alps2Alps transfers.
On average, a transfer from Bergamo Airport to La Chapelle d'Abondance will take around 5 hours though this may see significant changes depending on the day and time when you travel. La Chapelle d'Abondance is one of the most famous tourist destinations in the world, it can be busy and if you are travelling at high times you can expect to encounter some traffic and waiting.
At Alps2Alps we will make sure that you are comfortable for the duration of your transfer. We highly recommend travelling midweek to cut down on your journey time and maximise your time on the slopes.
The standard route from Bergamo Airport to La Chapelle d'Abondance (376km) will take you via Mont Blanc Tunnel and Cluses, via routes A4/E64 and E25. Move through SP116 and Via Aeroporto to SS671 (Bergamo). On A4/E64, E25 and N205 move towards Route de Chamonix (Cluses, France). From A40 turn to exit 19. Take the D902 and D32 towards D22 (La Chapelle-d'Abondance).
An alternative route will take you via route A4/E64. Move through SP116 and Via Aeroporto to SS671 (Bergamo). 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.
The third option is to drive via A9 (361km). Move through SP116 and Via Aeroporto to SS671 (Bergamo). Move on A4/E64, A8 and E62 towards SS33 (Mergozzo). Keep moving towards your destination (Ried-Brig, Svizra). On Kantonsstrasse/Road № 9, and A9 move towards Route de Saint-Triphon (Ollon). From A9 turn to exit 18-St-Triphon. On Route de Morgins, Route de Bas-Vièze, Route de France and D22 move towards your end destination (La Chapelle-d'Abondance, France). 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.
If you are feeling that you want to stop at any stage of the trip to La Chapelle d'Abondance and stretch your legs or have a cup of tea, we will happily accommodate this. If needed you can ask your friendly driver for a shortstop (up to 10 minutes).
There are several supermarkets en-route to La Chapelle d'Abondance. You can buy some snacks for your journey and necessary ski holiday essentials before you get to the resort. That happens that products bought on the way to 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.
La Chapelle d'Abondance is situated in the prettiest valley in the Haute-Savoie region: the Abondance valley. This stunning and sunny valley is part of the Chablais mountain chain. Prepare your camera and start snapping!
It’s important to remember that your journey from Bergamo Airport to La Chapelle d'Abondance will take you to an extremely high altitude. This can present its own potential difficulties.
Bergamo Airport is located at an altitude of 238 meters, while La Chapelle d'Abondance is situated at 1,020m. This journey can present passengers with some mild discomfort. Nausea, headaches and dizziness can be symptoms of the change in air pressure. Young children are the ones at risk group to feel especially 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 feeling particularly unwell, the picturesque mountain scenery on your way to La Chapelle d'Abondance can be the perfect medicine.
La Chapelle-d'Abondance is located in the Haute-Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region. This traditional village is very close to the Swiss border and is the starting point of the famous Portes du Soleil ski area.
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 perfect for beginners and intermediate skiers.
It is definitely worth to visit this amazing ski destination!
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Bergamo Airport is located in a great position to access many ski resorts in Italy and several other countries too! The airport is located 3km from Bergamo city centre and around 45 km away from Milan city centre. Make sure you book your ski transfer in advance to avoid any unnecessary waiting.
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At Alps2Alps, we want to offer amazing value transfers to all ski resorts in the Alps. We like to take a transparent approach to price structure. We always take a number of factors into consideration when calculating our quotes. These 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 keep your costs down, spend less time stuck in traffic and see your ski destination at a less frenetic time, we highly recommend travelling midweek. A midweek transfer can save you up to an amazing 60%. More discounts are available for the travelling off-season and off-peak. Take a look at our website to find more interesting offers!
At Alps2Alps we have 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.
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