Booking an airport transfer from Grenoble to Val-d’Isere removes all the hassle of having to organise all transportation to and from the resort. If you’re planning a trip to this fantastic French ski resort, make sure you can actually rely on your airport transfer provider.
Here you will find all important information you need to know about your journey from plane to powder, and some important facts about why you can trust Alps2Alps transfers.
On average, transfers from Grenoble to Val-d’Isere will take around 3 hours though this may see significant changes depending on the time when you travel. Val-d’Isere is a famous world-class ski resort, 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 always do whatever possible from our side to ensure you are comfortable for the duration of your transfer. We highly recommend travelling midweek to cut down on your journey time and guarantee more time on the slopes.
The standard route from Grenoble airport to Val-d’Isere will usually take you via direct route A43 motorway to Albertville via Grenoble, the N90 road to Bourg St.Maurice then the D1090 and D902 in the direction of the Rue de la Poste (Val d'isère).
An alternative route will take you thru Bourgoin-Jallieu/Chambery. Please, always consider the traffic you will have to encounter during the weekend time between Moutiers and Bourg St.Maurice. Always ask the driver about the best possible route. If there is bad weather or snow, just plan extra time for your transfer.
You don’t necessarily have to go straight to your ski destination. If you wish to stop at any stage of the trip to stretch your legs, we will happily accommodate this.
There are several supermarkets on your way to Val-d’Isere. You can buy some snacks for the journey and necessary ski holiday essentials before you get to the resort. Products bought on the way to ski resort can be cheaper than those found in the resort stores.
As Val d'Isère is nestled in the mountains, you can enjoy magnificent views during your trip. Take your camera, get excited, and start snapping.
Renting skis? Don’t wait until you get to the resort, pick these up on your way. We have ski rental shops in Albertville. That is on your way from Grenoble airport. Find out more about our ski rental offerings later.
It’s important to know that your journey from Grenoble to Val-d’Isere ski resort will take you to a very high altitude. This can present its own potential difficulties.
Grenoble airport sits at almost 400m, the highest lift in Val-d’Isere has an altitude of 3450m. This journey can present some passengers with some mild discomfort. Nausea, headaches and dizziness can be symptoms of the change in air pressure. Young children are especially prone to feeling unwell.
When you combine this air pressure change with steep, serpentine roads, the journey sometimes can be difficult. If needed, ask your driver to lower the temperature in the vehicle to help you feel more comfortable.
When feeling particularly unwell, the incredible mountain scenery of Val-d’Isere can be the perfect medicine.
Val-d’Isere ski resort is known as one of Europe’s highest altitude resorts (2500m), Val-d’Isere is situated in the hugely popular Espace Killy. Val d’Isere has something to offer for every skier, starting from free riders to the nursery slopes to some epic off-piste.
Val d’Isere is made up of three main areas, up the valley towards Italy is Le Fornet, ‘Val Village’ in the centre and La Daille is down the valley and is closest to Tignes. The village’s high altitude makes it easier for it to offer impressive snow cover all season long. Val d’Isere is one of the highest traditional ski villages in Europe.
Your ski pass will give you access to around 300km of downhill skiing, with 154 individual pistes, served by 87 ski lifts. Whatever level of experience you have, Val d’Isere ski area has so many things to offer. From a range of varied beginner slopes to exciting off-piste options for the thrill-seekers.
Sitting approximately 45km from the city centre, Grenoble Airport is lying at the gateway to the Alps.
During high season, Grenoble Alpes Isère Airport boasts an ideal location to discover the diversity of the Isère Department. It is definitely worth to prebook any Val d’Isere airport transfers to avoid any unnecessary waiting.
Flying with your own skis? Find out how much the airlines flying into Grenoble airport will charge you.
If you’re looking for information about your flight to Grenoble Airport, find it here.
At Alps 2 Alps, we aim to offer the amazing value transfers to all resorts in the Alps. We like to take a transparent approach to pricing structure. We take a number of factors into consideration when calculating our quotes. These include:
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 and spend less time stuck in traffic and see a destination at a less frenetic time, we highly recommend travelling midweek. A midweek transfer can save you up to 60%.
More discounts are available for the travelling off-season and off-peak.
We also offer low-cost ski rentals when travelling from Grenoble. We have a rental store situated 1 hour 20 minutes from Grenoble Airport. 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.
Alps2Alps have plenty of service points across the Alps. Getting right equipment will make all the difference to your skiing comfort. If your equipment isn’t quite right, you can exchange it with minimal hassle or fuss.
That’s not all -kids ski rental with Alps2Alps comes free with any full paying adult. Grab this one up quick!
Booking your transfer is very easy and totally stress-free! The easiest way to do so is online, but you can also email or phone us if you prefer.
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.