Transfers from Geneva Airport to La Chapelle d'Abondance Portes du Soleil – Alps2Alps offers easy and trouble-free airport transfers. If you’re planning a trip to this beautiful French ski resort, make sure that your booking is done with a trusted and reliable airport transfer service provider.
Here you will find all the necessary information you need to know about your trip and some important facts why our clients choose Alps2Alps to deliver a reliable transfer service.
On average, a transfer from Geneva Airport to La Chapelle d'Abondance will take around 2 hours depending on seasonal traffic and road conditions. La Chapelle d'Abondance is one of Europe’s top ski resorts, it can be busy and if you are travelling at peak season times, you can expect to encounter some traffic and waiting.
At Alps2Alps we will always do whatever possible to make your journey as smooth as possible. We highly recommend you travelling midweek to cut down on your journey time and save more time for the slopes.
The shortest route from Geneva Airport to La Chapelle d'Abondance (73,4km) will take you via route D1005. Take the Route de Ferney, Quai de Cologny, Route de Thonon, D1005 and D22 and move towards your destination (La Chapelle-d'Abondance, France).
An alternative route will take you via route A40 (104km). On A1, A40/E25, D903 and D1206 move towards Route de Bons en Chablais/D903 (Saint-Cergues, France). From the route, D1206 turn to exit in the direction of Machilly/Saint-Cergues/Bons-en-Chablais/Thonon. Through the route 903 move to D1005 (Thonon-les-Bains). On the route D1005 move to (Avenue de la Dranse/D902). From D1005 turn to exit 1.Take D21, D32 and D22 to your end destination (La Chapelle-d'Abondance). 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.
If you want to stop at any stage of the trip to La Chapelle d'Abondance and stretch your legs or have a cup of coffee, we will be happy to assist you.
There are numerous supermarkets en-route to La Chapelle d'Abondance. If you feel hungry you can buy some snacks or necessary ski holiday essentials, sometimes prices here can be cheaper compared to the resort stores. Please note that all shop visits should be pre-booked with Customer Support prior to your arrival.
La Chapelle d'Abondance is nestled in one of the most beautiful valleys in the Haute-Savoie region: the Abondance valley. You will enjoy amazing views of the mountains during your airport transfer. Prepare your camera and start snapping!
It’s important to realise that your journey from Geneva Airport to La Chapelle d'Abondance will take you to an extremely high altitude. This can present its own potential complications.
Geneva airport sits at 430m, while La Chapelle d'Abondance is situated at 1,020m. Some passengers may experience discomfort. Nausea, headaches and dizziness can be symptoms of the change in air pressure. Young children are often liable to feeling unwell.
When you combine this air pressure change with steep, serpentine roads, the journey sometimes can be difficult for some people. If needed, ask your driver to lower the temperature in the vehicle to help you feel more comfortable.
The spectacular mountain scenery during your airport transfer to La Chapelle d'Abondance can be the great medicine for you.
La Chapelle-d'Abondance is situated in the Haute-Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region, very close to the Swiss border. This traditional ski village is the starting point of the worldwide famous Portes du Soleil ski area.
La Chapelle d'Abondance ski resort is connected to the skiing area of Les Portes du Soleil. Portes du Soleil ski area includes worldwide known ski resorts of the French Alps: La Chapelle d'Abondance, Châtel, Abondance, Avoriaz, Les Gets, Montriond, Morzine, Saint-Jean-d'Aulps. As well as a famous resort in Switzerland Alps: (Valais): Champéry-Les Crosets, Morgins, Torgon, Val-d'Illiez - Champoussin. Appropriate ski pass will give you the access to 400km of pistes, with 285 individual pistes, serviced by 196 ski lifts. La Chapelle d'Abondance is perfect for beginners and intermediate skiers.
La Chapelle d'Abondance is the pearl of one of the most beautiful skiing regions of the Alps!
Find out more about La Chapelle d’Abondance ski resort here.
Sitting approximately 5km from the city centre, Geneva Airport is one of the busiest airports to service the Alps. During high season, crowds of skiers flock here in their droves. It is definitely advisable to pre-book your airport transfer to avoid any unnecessary waiting.
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At Alps2Alps, we aim to offer great value transfers to all resorts in the Alps. We like to take a transparent approach to our price structure. We take a number of factors into consideration when calculating our quotes. These factors include:
The number of people travelling
The day and time you travel
Any discounts available
When calculating our quotes, 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 and never increase them.
Our pricing structure is also affected by other factors such as vehicle availability, transfer schedule, vehicle utilisation and additional costs such as road tolls and parking charges.
You will be surprised how much time and money you could save by travelling in the middle of the week! You can avoid long traffic jams and have more time for skiing along with fewer crowds. A midweek transfer can save you up to an incredible 60%! More discounts are available for travelling off-season and off-peak. Take a look at our website to find more interesting offers!
Alps2Alps offers low-cost ski rentals when travelling from Geneva. We have a rental store situated only 15 minutes from Geneva Airport. Don’t wait until you get to the resort, we can deliver the ski of your choice to the airport. Getting safe and the right equipment will make a huge difference to your skiing comfort. If your equipment isn’t quite right for you, you can exchange it with minimal hassle or fuss.
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