Booking an airport transfer from Lyon to Les Deux Alpes removes all the problems and stress of having to organise all transportation to and from the ski resort. If you’re planning a trip to this magnificent French ski resort, make sure that you choose a reliable and affordable airport transfer service provider.
Here is all the information you need to know about your journey from plane to resort, and some important reasons why our clients trust Alps2Alps transfers.
Normally, transfer from Lyon to Les Deux Alpes will take approximately 2 hours 30 minutes depending on seasonal traffic and road conditions. Les Deux Alpes is a fantastic ski area, which can be very busy during high 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 airport transfer. We highly recommend you travelling midweek to cut down on your journey time and guarantee more time on the slopes.
The direct route from Lyon airport to Les Deux Alpes (159km) will usually take you via D1085 motorway. Take the route D1006, D1085, A48, A480 and D1091 in the direction of D220 (Mont-de-Lans). Take the D220 towards D213. Continue along the D213 to your end destination.
If there is bad weather or snow, just plan extra time for your transfer.
You don’t have to go straight to your ski resort. If you wish to stop at any stage of the trip to stretch your legs or breathe a fresh air, we will happily accommodate this.
There are many supermarkets on your way to Les Deux Alpes. You can buy there some snacks for the journey or necessary ski holiday essentials before you get to the ski resort. Products bought on the way to ski resort can be cheaper comparing to those found in the resort stores.
Les Deux Alpes is the village off the main road between Grenoble and Briançon, you can enjoy magnificent views during your trip. Don’t miss a brilliant photo moment, prepare your camera and start snapping.
You should know that your journey from Lyon to Les Deux Alpes ski resort will take you to a very high altitude. This can present its own potential problems and complications.
Lyon airport sits at around 200m, while the village of Les Deux Alpes is at 1,650m. Some people can experience discomfort, such as nausea, headaches and dizziness can be symptoms to the change in air pressure. Young children are the ones at risk group to feel unwell.
When you combine such air pressure change with steep, serpentine roads, the journey sometimes can be difficult. If necessary, ask your driver to lower the temperature in the vehicle to help you feel more comfortable.
Discover the fascinating beauty of the mountains during the trip to Les Deux Alpes, this can be the perfect medicine for you if you will feel unwell.
Les Deux Alpes ski resort is made up of two Alps, two alpine pastures put together over 50 years ago to form a very unusual ski resort. Ski area does not fan out around the resort, but instead keeps going backwards, up to the glacier and away from Les Deux Alpes. This ‘upside down’ ski resort is part of the Grande Galaxie ski area.
Les Deux Alpes offers you 530km of downhill skiing, with 264 individual pistes, served by 151 ski lifts. Appropriate ski Lift pass will give you the access to other Grande Galaxie ski resorts of La Grave, Serre Chevalier and Puy Saint Vincent. Les Deux Alpes is one of the most snow-sure in the Alps thanks to the glacier at 3,600 metres' altitude.
Find out more about Les Deux Alpes ski resort here.
Nestled approximately 26km from the city centre, Lyon Airport is located east of the biggest city of the Auvergne-Rhone-Alps. During peak ski season, we strongly advise you to prebook your Les Deux Alpes airport transfers to avoid any unnecessary waiting.
Flying with your own skis? Find out how much the airlines flying into Lyon airport will charge you.
If you’re looking for information about your flight to Lyon Airport, find it here.
Find out more about Lyon Airport here.
At Alps2Alps, we strive to offer amazing value transfers to all ski resorts in the Alps. We tend to take a transparent approach to our pricing structure. Numbers of factors are taken into consideration when calculating our quotes. These important 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.
The transfer price 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%, avoid long traffic jams and see your dream ski destination at a less frenetic time, we highly recommend you to travel in the middle of the week.
More discounts are available for travelling off-season and off-peak. Travelling during the off-peak season means better deals, cheaper flights and hotels. Take a look on more discounts available for travelling off-season and off-peak.
Renting skis? If you want to rent skis, Alps2Alps offers low-cost ski rentals. Don’t wait until you get to the resort, we can deliver the ski of your choice to the airport.
Choosing the proper ski equipment is very important if you want to enjoy your skiing. 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. Take a look on our website!
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Booking your airport transfer is very easy and totally stress-free! All you need to do is to complete our online booking form. Or if you prefer you can 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.
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