Airport transfers from Milano Linate Airport to Les Carroz - Alps2Alps friendly services will help you to make the airport transfer experience as smooth as possible.
If you’re powder hungry, you will find here everything you need to know about your journey including some reasons why you can trust Alps2Alps transfers.
Usually, the transfer time from Milano Linate Airport to Les Carroz will be around 4 hours, though this may get longer due to traffic jams and weather conditions. Les Carroz is a very popular world-class ski resort. If travelling at high season, you can expect longer queues and high waiting time.
At Alps2Alps we will always ensure that you are comfortable and safe for the duration of your airport transfer. We highly recommend travelling midweek to cut down on your journey time and guarantee as much time on the slopes as possible.
The standard route from Milano Linate Airport to Les Carroz (299km) will usually take you via routes A4/E64 and E25. Take Aeroporto di Milano Linate to Viale Enrico Forlanini/SP14. Continue on Viale Enrico Forlanini/SP14. Take A51 (Milano). On A4/E64, E25 and N205 move towards Avenue de Genève/D1205 (Sallanches, France). From A40 route, turn to the exit 20. Keep moving on D1205. Move on D6 in the direction of Place de l'Ambiance/D106 (Arâches-la-Frasse). If you know that weather or traffic may be bad, simply add extra time for the journey. Always ask the driver about the best possible route.
If you want to stop at any stage of the airport transfer, get up and walk around, breathe in some fresh air or have a cup of coffee, our friendly drivers will be happy to assist you. Ask your driver for a shortstop (up to 10 minutes).
There are several supermarkets en-route to Les Carroz. If you will get hungry on the way to the ski resort, you can choose there a few snacks or buy your much-needed travel essentials. Usually, prices in supermarkets en-route are cheaper than in most of the ski resorts. Please note that all shop visits should be pre-booked with Customer Support prior to your arrival.
You will enjoy incredible nature and beautiful views of Mont Blanc during your airport transfer to Les Carroz. Don’t forget to get your camera open and ready to shoot!
It’s important to understand that your journey from Milano Linate Airport to Les Carroz will take you to a very high altitude. This can present its own potential complications.
Milano Linate Airport sits at around 100m, while Les Carroz sits at an altitude of 1140m. Some passengers can experience mild discomforts, such as nausea, headaches and dizziness. That can be symptoms of the change in altitude. Young children are the ones at risk group to feel unwell.
As a result of the combination between such air pressure and steep, serpentine roads, the journey can be difficult. In this situation, ask your driver to lower the temperature in the vehicle to help you feel more comfortable.
The beautiful views over the Mont Blanc mountain range can act as a great medicine for you if you will feel especially unwell.
Les Carroz is a traditional French village located in the heart of Haute Savoie, in the French Alps. Being actually one of the oldest ski resorts in France, Les Carroz ski resort is known since 1936. The very first drag lift was installed in 1939 and at the time it was the longest in Europe.
In local patois, Carroz means crossroads and the resort is known for being the gateway resort to the Grand Massif ski area. Les Carroz is part of the Grand Massif collection of resorts with access to 265km of downhill skiing, with 351 individual pistes, served by 78 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Les Carroz itself (265km of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Grand Massif ski resorts of Flaine, Morillon, Samoens and Sixt Fer a Cheval. Les Carroz is also famous for its night skiing. Les Carroz is very popular with families and has a Famille Plus label.
Les Carroz ski area links easily via the mountain to all the other resorts in the Grand Massif, offering something for every taste and level of skier or boarder.
Milan Linate Airport was originally known as “Airport Enrico Forlanini” as a tribute to the great Italian inventor and aeronautical pioneer who was born in Milan. The airport is located in the extreme suburbs of East Milan, approximately 7 km from central Milan. During peak ski season, we advise you to pre-book your airport transfer to avoid any unnecessary stress.
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At Alps2Alps, our goal is to offer competitively priced airport transfers to all ski resorts in the Alps. 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.
If you want to lower your costs up to impressive 60%, spend less time stuck in traffic and see your dream ski destination at a less frenetic time, we strongly advise you to travel in the middle of the week. Also, more discounts are available for the travelling off-season and off-peak – like cheaper flights, cheaper hotels etc.
Proper ski and snowboard storage is essential to keep your equipment in good condition for the next season. Alps2Alps Ski Depot service makes it very simple and convenient for you! You can leave here your skies or snowboard after your ski holidays. Besides, that is not only ski storage; other ski services are also available, such as – repair, edge tuning, wax etc. All you need to do is to 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.
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