Airport transfers from Milano Linate Airport to Le Grand-Bornand – take the hassle out of getting from the airport to your ski resort by booking a friendly and safe airport transfer with Alps2Alps. Le Grand-Bornand is as famous for the local Reblochon cheese, which is made twice a day in the village farms during the winter, as for its ski slopes. There are 50 working family farms still very much operational in the valleys, which are definitely worth to visit.
Below you will all you need to know about your trip to Le Grand-Bornand, and some important facts why our clients trust Alps2Alps to deliver a reliable & affordable airport transfer service.
On average, a transfer from Milano Linate Airport to Le Grand-Bornand will take around 4 hours, min depending on the date, weather and traffic conditions. Le Grand Bornand is much-loved ski destination, it can be very busy and if you are travelling at peak times you can expect to encounter some traffic, queues and waiting.
At Alps2Alps we will always do everything to make sure you are comfortable for the duration of your transfer. We highly recommend travelling midweek to save your precious travel time and maximise time on the slopes.
The direct route from Milano Linate Airport to Le Grand-Bornand (328 km) 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, N205 and A40 move towards Route de Cluses/D1205 (Bonneville, France). From the route A40 turn to the exit 17. Move on D12 and Tour du Bargy towards Route de Villavit/D4 (Le Grand-Bornand). 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.
It can be hard to spend hours staying seated. If you want to stop at any stage of the trip to get up and walk around to stretch your legs and get a few minutes in the fresh air, we will happily accommodate this. You always can ask your driver for a shortstop (up to 10 minutes), this will help you stay comfortable during the long trip.
There are many supermarkets en-route to Le Grand-Bornand. If you will get hungry on your way to the ski resort, you can choose there a few snacks for the journey. Sometimes products bought on the way to ski resort are cheaper than those found in the resort itself. All shop visits should be pre-booked with Customer Support prior to your arrival.
Le Grand-Bornand is nestled in the magnificent Aravis Mountains. You can enjoy beautiful landscapes during your trip. Take your camera out and start snapping!
If you travel to a place at a higher altitude than you’re used to, it’s important to know that this can cause some mild discomfort. Your body will need time to adjust to the change in pressure.
Milano Linate Airport sits at around 100m, while the resort of Le Grand Bornand lies at an elevation of 1,000m. Nausea, headaches and dizziness can be symptoms of the change in air pressure. Young children are often those at risk of 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.
When you aren’t feeling well, the beautiful mountain scenery during your way to Le Grand Bornand, can be the right medicine for you!
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 is a quiet, old village with rural, chalet-style buildings, situated in a wide part of the valley.
The resort is divided into 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. There is a snow-park for snowboarders - some may say that is one of the best snow parks in France. There are a total of 48 pistes in the immediate vicinity of the resort, served by 39 ski lifts.
The appropriate ski pass covers the neighbouring resorts of the Annecy Mountains ski area with 252km of downhill skiing, 172 individual pistes and 156 ski 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 ski area is connected to the Lake Annecy Ski Resorts. Lake Annency resorts of La Clusaz, La Sambuy/Seythenex, Manigod and Saint Jean de Sixt.
Milan Linate Airport is a true city airport, located just 7 km from central Milan. Every year, Milan Linate Airport counts more than 9 million passengers. During peak ski season, we advise you to pre-book your airport transfer to avoid any unnecessary stress.
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At Alps2Alps, we aim to offer the best value transfers to all ski resorts in the Alps. We scrupulously calculate all resort transfer services individually, to ensure that our customers always get the best price. We tend to take a transparent approach to our pricing structure. Transfer costs are calculated in accordance with the following factors:
The number of people travelling
The day and time you travel
Any discounts available
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.
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'll enjoy lower prices, spend less time stuck in traffic and will have more time for skiing. We highly recommend travelling midweek. A midweek transfer can save you up to impressing 60% of your costs. More discounts are available for the travelling off-season and off-peak.
Proper ski and snowboard storage will make your equipment last and perform longer. Alps2Alps Ski Depot service makes it very simple and convenient for you! You can leave here your skies or snowboard after your ski holidays. That is not only ski storage: other ski services are also available, such as – repair, edge tuning, wax etc. That is very simple – 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.
Booking your airport transfer is very easy and totally stress-free! All you need to do is to complete our online booking form. You can also contact us via e-mail or telephone.
Our booking system is 100% secure and it takes less than 5 minutes. 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.