Transfers from Bergamo Airport to La Plagne Villages – Alps2Alps offers regular and timely airport transfers to your ski destination.
Below is everything you need to know about your journey and some useful information on why our clients choose Alps2Alps to deliver reliable and friendly airport transfer services.
On average, transfers from Bergamo Airport to La Plagne Villages will take around 5 hours though this may see significant changes depending on when you travel. La Plagne Villages is one of the most prestigious ski spots in Europe, if travelling at peak season you should expect to encounter some difficulties and waiting.
Alps2Alps will always ensure you have a smooth and comfortable journey. We strongly recommend travelling midweek to cut down on your journey time and save more time for the slopes.
The standard route from Bergamo Airport to La Plagne Villages (429km) will usually take you via A4/E64. Through SP116 and Via Aeroporto move to SS671 (Bergamo).
On A4/E64, E70, A43 and N90 move towards your end destination (Aime, France). Continue on the D221 and D223 to La Plagne-Tarentaise. Always ask the driver about the best possible route. If you know that the weather or traffic may be bad, simply add extra time for the journey.
If you are feeling that you want to stop at any stage of the trip to stretch your legs or to have a cup of tea, we will happily accommodate this. Ask your driver for a shortstop (up to 10 minutes).
There are numerous supermarkets on your way to La Plagne Villages. If you feel hungry you can grab a few snacks for the journey. You may find products bought on the way to La Plagne Villages are cheaper than those found in the resort itself. Maybe that is worth to get your travel essentials before your arrival at the resort. Please note that all shop visits should be pre-booked with Customer Support prior to your arrival.
Renting skis? Don’t wait till you get to the resort, pick these up on your way. We have ski rental shops in Albertville. See more information about our ski rental offerings later.
Your way to La Plagne Villages lets you enjoy grandiose views of the Tarentaise valley. Don’t miss a chance to take some fantastic pictures!
It’s important to remember that your journey from Bergamo Airport to La Plagne Villages will take you to a very high altitude. This can present its own set of potential complications.
Bergamo Airport is located at an altitude of 238 meters, while La Plagne Villages ski resort sits at an altitude of 2,050m. Some passengers may experience discomforts, such as nausea, headaches, and dizziness can be symptoms of the change in air pressure. Young children are often those who are feeling unwell.
When you combine such air pressure change with steep, serpentine roads, the journey can be difficult for some people. If needed, ask your driver to lower the temperature in the vehicle to help you feel more comfortable.
There are spectacular views during your trip to La Plagne Villages, which can be the perfect medicine for you.
La Plagne Villages are nestled in the heart of the Alps Mountains of France’s Savoy region. The ski resort is part of famous La Plagne ski area with over 225 km of downhill skiing and 128 individual pistes, served by 109 ski lifts. La Plagne ski resort consists of 11 separate villages and is part of the world-class Paradiski ski area.
La Plagne Villages and Plagne Soleil are La Plagne’s two smallest villages. These two pretty ski villages are a good alternative to the larger villages if you are looking for a quieter holiday with great ski access. From La Plagne Villages you can ski to the other villages of Aime La Plagne, Champagne en Vanoise, Montchavin-Les Coches, Plagne 1800, Plagne Bellecote, Plagne Centre, Plagne Montalbert, Plagne Soleil and Belle Plagne.
La Plagne Villages ski resort is the ideal playground for mountain lovers!
The airport is located 3km from Bergamo city centre and around 45 km away from Milan city centre. In 2016 it was named the 3rd busiest airport in Italy. Bear in mind that it can be very busy during peak ski season. We strongly recommend you to prebook your airport transfer to avoid any unnecessary stress.
Flying with your own skis? Find out how much the airlines flying into Bergamo airport will charge you.
If you’re looking for information about your flight to Bergamo Airport, find it here.
At Alps2Alps, we aim to offer the best value transfers whilst still offering a fantastic service. We like to take a transparent approach to price structure. We take a number of factors into consideration when calculating our quotes. These factors include:
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.
By travelling midweek you can avoid long traffic jams and lower your costs up to an amazing 60%! More discounts are available for the travelling off-season and off-peak – that means better deals, cheaper flights, and cheaper hotels. Check our website for available special offers.
At Alps2Alps we have our own equipment storage. It’s possible to leave here your skies or snowboard after your ski holidays. It is especially important to keep your equipment safely stored during the hot summer months. That is not only ski storage, other ski services are also offered here, for example – repair, edge tuning, wax etc. That is very convenient – you will give your ski or snowboard to the transfer driver and will receive them back on your next trip to the Alps, in any airport wherever Alps2Alps operates.
We also offer low-cost ski rentals when travelling to La Plagne ski area. We have a rental store situated in Albertville. We will then pick you up from the airport and take you to the rental store to have your equipment fitted before continuing your journey to the resort.
Choosing the right ski or snowboard equipment sometimes can be difficult - we have plenty of service points across the Alps. If your equipment isn’t quite right, you can exchange it with minimal hassle or fuss.
Kids ski rental with Alps 2 Alps comes free with any full paying adult. We all love a bargain, don’t we?
Book your airport transfer service with Alps2Alps. Best price guaranteed. All you need to do is to complete our online booking form available 24/7. You can also 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.