By booking an airport transfers from Chambery to Megeve you can save yourself time and hassle. If you’re planning holidays in this charming French ski resort, make sure that your airport transfer provider is one of the experts in the industry.
Here’s you will find all the necessary information you need to know about your journey and some important reasons why you can enjoy the comfort and pamper yourself with Alps2Alps reliable airport transfer service!
Airport transfer time from Chambery to Megeve is less than 2 hours, though this may see significant changes depending on time, weather, traffic and road conditions. Megeve is a very popular ski resort, if travelling at high times, you can expect to encounter some congestion and waiting. We will do whatever is necessary to ensure that 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 Chambery to Megeve (93km) will usually take you via route A43. Head for Route de l'aéroport towards D1201 (Voglans). Take the N201, A43, A430 and E70 towards Avenue Paul Girod/D1212 (Ugine). Continue driving on the D1212. Head towards Route du Téléphérique (Megève). Please note that this route can be closed due to rock and mudslides.
An alternative route will take you via A41 and A40 (133km). Head for Route de l'aéroport towards D1201 (Voglans). Get on the A40/E25 direction Mont Blanc/Chamonix and turn off at Sallanches. From A40/E25, take exit 20. Head for Route du Rosay and D1212 towards Place de l'Eglise (Megève).
Always ask the driver about the best possible route. If the weather is exceptionally bad,
just plan extra time for your transfer.
You don’t have to go directly to your ski resort. If you’d like to stop at any stage to stretch your legs, have a cup of coffee or breathe in the fresh air, we will happily accommodate this.
There are plenty of supermarkets en-route to Megeve. You may want to pick up your much-needed ski holiday essentials or some snacks for the journey before you get to the resort. You may find products bought on the way to Megeve are cheaper than those found in the resort itself.
Megeve is set at the base of the Mont Blanc and is one of the most famous winter sports resorts in the world. It’s wonderful mountain scenery attracts a dozens of international skiers. Get your camera ready and start snapping.
Renting skis? Don’t wait till you get to the mountains; pick these up on your way. We have ski rental shops in Albertville (45 minutes from Chambery airport). Find more information about our ski rental offerings later.
It’s important to understand that your journey from Chambery to Megeve will take you to a very high altitude. This may present its own potential complications such as altitude sickness.
Chambery airport sits at around 235m, the main village of Megeve is situated at an altitude of 1100m. Some passengers can experience some mild discomfort, such as nausea, headaches and dizziness can be symptoms of the change in air pressure. Young children are most at risk to feeling unwell.
When you combine this air pressure change with a steep, serpentine and challenging road, the transfer journey can be a little more difficult. If needed, ask your driver to lower the temperature in the vehicle to help you feel more comfortable.
If you are at high altitude and don’t feel well, the spectacular scenery and views of the majestic Mont Blanc can be the perfect medicine for you.
Megeve is located in the French Alps, close to Switzerland and Italy. Megeve is the main part of the Evasion Mont Blanc ski area - the 3rd largest in France. The Evasion Mont-Blanc ski area is made up of 5 separate resorts - Megève, Saint Gervais, Saint Nicolas, Combloux and Les Contamines.
Megeve was the first purpose-built a ski resort in France. Megeve’s ski area is divided into three main ski sectors: Mont D'arbois, Rochebrune and Le Jaillet, which offer a combined 445km of pistes and are served by 116 lifts. Megeve pistes are deserted and you ski straight onto the lifts. Enjoy a break in the Megeve, which is not only a prestigious ski resort but also an ideal place for ski holidays with beautiful tree-lined ski runs and spectacular views of Mont Blanc massive.
Sitting approximately 5km from the city centre, Chambery airport is a perfect choice if you are looking to hit the slopes. During ski season, crowds of snow sports enthusiasts flock here in their droves. We strongly recommend you to book your ski transfer in advance to avoid any unnecessary waiting.
Flying with your own skis? Find out how much the airlines flying into Chambery airport will charge you.
If you’re looking for information about your flight to Chambery Airport, find it here.
At Alps 2 Alps, our main goal is to offer the best value transfers to and from the slopes. We tend to take a transparent approach to price structure. We take a number of factors into consideration when calculating our prices. 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 structure 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 travel with ease, we highly recommend travelling midweek. More discounts are available for travelling off-season and off-peak. Travelling during the off-peak season can mean also cheaper flights and cheaper hotels. Take a look at more discounts available for travelling off-season and off-peak.
We also offer low-cost ski rentals when travelling from Chambery. We have a rental store situated 45 minutes from Chambery 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.
Getting the right equipment will make a huge difference to your skiing comfort, it is essential to your safety on the mountainside. Alps2Alps have plenty of service points across the Alps. If your equipment isn’t quite right, you can exchange it with minimal hassle or fuss.
But wait for a second, that’s not all! Kids ski rental with Alps 2 Alps comes free with any full paying adult. You do NOT want to miss this fantastic opportunity!!
Booking your airport transfer is easy and takes less than 5 minutes. 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.
Our booking system is 100% secure! 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.