Transfers from Milano Linate Airport to Montreux - book your airport transfer with Alps2Alps and solve all the problems of having to organise all transportation to and from the ski resort.
You will find here all the important information you need to know about your journey from plane to powder, and some useful facts why our clients trust Alps2Alps to deliver a reliable & friendly transfer service.
On average, a transfer from Milano Linate Airport to Montreux will take approximately 4 hours depending on time, traffic and road conditions. Montreux is considered one of the most popular resorts, which can be very busy and if you are travelling at peak times you can expect to encounter some traffic and waiting.
At Alps2Alps we will always 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 save precious time of your holidays.
The shortest route from Milano Linate Airport to Montreux (316km), 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 and E25 move in the direction of E27 (Quart). From E25 turn to the exit Aosta Est. Move on SS27, T2 and E27 towards Road № 21 (Martigny-Combe, Svizra). On A9/E27/E62 move towards Road № 9 (Rennaz). From A9/E27/E62 turn to the exit 16-Villeneuve. Go to Road number 9. Always ask the driver about the best possible route. If there is bad weather or snow, just plan extra time for your transfer.
If you want to stop at any stage of the journey to stretch your legs or breathe in some fresh air, you can ask your friendly driver for a shortstop (up to 10 minutes), he will be happy to accommodate this.
There are many supermarkets on your way to Montreux. You can buy there some snacks for the journey. Sometimes products bought on the way to ski resort can be cheaper compared to those found in the resort stores. Please note that all shop visits should be pre-booked with Customer Support prior to your arrival.
Montreux is located on the shores of beautiful Lake Geneva, with the stunning Alps in the background. You can enjoy incredible views during your trip. Take your camera in order not to miss fantastic pictures!
It’s important to know that your journey from Milano Linate Airport to Montreux ski resort will take you to a very high altitude. This can present its own potential complications.
Milano Linate Airport sits at around 100m, while the ski area of Montreux lies at an elevation of 1,000m. This journey can present some passengers with 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 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 especially unwell, the panoramic views over the Swiss and French Alps can be the right medicine for you.
Montreux is located in the heart of Western Switzerland, the Vaud region of the Swiss Alps. Montreux is one of the most charming places, which is famous for its beautiful lakeside location.
Ski Resort of Montreux has direct access to 12 individual pistes, served by 10 ski lifts. Several ski areas are less than an hour drive from Montreux. Most of the skiing takes place below the 2045 M Rochers-de-Naye and at Les Pléiades reached by funicular railway from the town centre. Rochers de Naye is one of the most attainable alpine peaks in Switzerland. Chateau-d’Oex-Gstaad and Villars-Gryon-Diablerets-Leysin-Les Mosses ski areas can be reached in one hour.
The Lake Geneva region is famous for its cross country skiing options in ski resorts of Le Sentier, Les Mosses, and Sainte-Croix- Les Rasses. Château-d’Oex Villars-Gryon ski area is called a Swiss skiing paradise. As well as being connected to each other, the ski resorts of Villars and Gryon also offer direct access to the slopes of Les Diablerets, linking five alpine areas into a ski area of over 100 km with 34 lifts.
Montreux has something for everyone: you will enjoy stunning scenery plus fabulous skiing!
Milano Linate Airport is the third largest international airport in the area of Northern Italy. Every year, it counts more than 9 million passengers. During high ski season, we advise you to pre-book your airport transfer to avoid any unnecessary stress.
Flying with your own skis? Find out how much the airlines flying into Milan Linate airport will charge you.
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At Alps2Alps, we aim to offer amazing value transfers to all ski resorts in the Alps. For the service we offer, we think that’s amazing value for money. We like to take a transparent approach to price 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. We also offer substantial discounts for off-peak, off-season and midweek transfers to Montreux.
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 60%, spend less time stuck in traffic and see your dream ski destination at a less frenetic time, we highly recommend travelling midweek. Take a look at more discounts 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 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.
Book your airport transfer to Montreux and discover plenty others resort once you are there! The simplest 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.