Transfers from Bergamo Airport to La Plagne 1800 – Alps2Alps is known for high levels of service, quality vehicles, and friendly drivers.
Below you will find everything you need to know about your trip to La Plagne 1800 ski resort and a little bit about why you can trust Alps2Alps to be your airport transfer provider.
On average, transfers from Bergamo Airport to La Plagne 1800 will take approximately 5 hours depending on traffic, weather and road conditions. La Plagne 1800 is part of one of the biggest ski areas in the world: Paradiski, if your holidays are planned at high season, you can expect high waiting time and queues.
Alps2Alps will always ensure to offer you the most comfortable journey. We highly recommend travelling midweek to cut down on your journey time and have more time on the slopes.
The standard route from Bergamo Airport to La Plagne 1800 (426km), will usually take you via route A4/E64. Through SP116 and Via Aeroporto move to SS671 (Bergamo). On A4/E64, E70, A43 and N90 move towards your end destination (Aime, France). Just before the Aime take the exit to the right towards Aime and La Plagne. Continue on the D221 towards D223 (La Plagne Tarentaise). You should bear in mind that in winter the road on the way up to La Plagne from Aime can be quite windy and although snow clearers operate every day, driving conditions can be hard. 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 trip to stretch your legs or to have a cup of coffee, you can ask your driver for a shortstop (up to 10 minutes). We will happily accommodate this, so you would stay comfortable during the long ride.
There are several supermarkets en-route to La Plagne 1800. If you wish you can grab a few snacks on your way to the resort or get some travel essentials before your arrival to your destination. Please, bear in mind, that all shop visits should be pre-booked with Customer Support prior to your arrival.
La Plagne is situated in the beautiful alpine valley of the Tarentaise, opposite Mont Blanc and the Massif du Beaufortain. You will enjoy the stunning views during your airport transfer. Take your camera with you and take lots of fantastic pictures.
You could even pick up your rental skis on the way so you can hit the slopes as soon as you arrive! (More about our ski rental offerings later)
It’s important to realize that your journey from Bergamo Airport to La Plagne 1800 will take you to a very high altitude. This may present its own potential risks.
Bergamo Airport is located at an altitude of 238 meters, while La Plagne 1800 is nestled at an altitude of 1800m. Some of the passengers may have some symptoms of altitude sickness. Nausea, headaches, and dizziness can be symptoms of the change in air pressure. Young children are the ones at risk group to feel unwell.
As a result of the combination between such air pressure with steep, serpentine roads, the journey can be hard. In this situation, ask your driver to lower the temperature in the vehicle to help you feel more comfortable.
The spectacular mountain views of the Mont Blanc Massif during your trip to La Plagne 1800, can be the perfect medicine for you.
Pretty ski village of La Plagne 1800 is located in the middle of the large ski resort. La Plagne 1800 is a cosy holiday destination with authentic wooden chalets with slate roofs.
La Plagne ski area consists of six high altitude resorts (which are linked by a free public transport service), and four small village resorts with access to the entire ski area. La Plagne ski area offers you over 225 km of downhill skiing and has a total of 128 pistes, served by 109 ski lifts, accessible with a single pass.
La Plagne 1800 is one part of the Paradiski ski area with more than 425kms of skiing. From La Plagne 1800 you can ski to the other villages of Aime La Plagne, Belle Plagne, Champagny en Vanoise, Plagne Bellecote, Montchavin-Les Coches, Plagne Centre, Plagne Montalbert, Plagne Soleil and Plagne Villages.
La Plagne 1800 is an ideal destination for beginners and intermediates. Besides, you will find a huge range of family-friendly activities across La Plagne ski area, for, example dog sledging, zip lining, ice climbing and bobsleighing. Visitors can enjoy the only Olympic Bobsleigh Piste in France, which is still used for the famous world and European events and is the most popular of La Plagne’s attractions.
La Plagne is one of the top worldwide ski destinations, don’t miss a chance to spend fantastic ski holidays in one of the most beautiful ski spots in all of Europe.
Find out more about La Plagne ski resort here.
Bergamo Airport is also known as Orio al Serio Airport. The airport is located 3km from Bergamo city centre and a wide range of ski resort to choose from, including resorts in Switzerland, Austria and Germany. Remember that it can be very busy during peak ski season. We strongly recommend you to prebook your airport transfer to avoid any unnecessary stress.
Flying with your own skis? Find out how much the airlines flying into Bergamo airport will charge you.
If you’re looking for information about your flight to Bergamo Airport, find it here.
Find out more about Bergamo Airport here.
At Alps2Alps, we strive to offer the best 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.
Pricing is also affected by vehicle availability, transfer schedule, vehicle utilisation and additional costs such as road tolls and parking charges.
We highly recommend you to travel in the middle of the week. You can not only avoid long traffic jams but also lower your costs up to an impressive 60%! More discounts are available for the travelling off-season and off-peak – that means cheaper flights and cheaper hotels. Take a look at our website on more discounts available for the travelling off-season and off-peak.
Proper ski and snowboard storage will keep your equipment in good condition for the next season. Alps2Alps Ski Depot service makes it very easy for you: simply leave here your ski or snowboard after your ski holidays. Other ski services are also available: ski tuning & repair, snowboard base damage, wax etc. You just need to give your ski or snowboard equipment to the transfer driver and we will take care of the rest! The equipment will be dried and maintained for your next holidays. You can receive it back on your next trip to the Alps, in any airport wherever Alps2Alps operates.
At Alps2Alps, we also offer low-cost ski rentals.
We have a rental store in Albertville, where you can get your equipment fitted prior to arriving at the resort.
Choosing the right ski or snowboard equipment can be tricky at times - we have plenty of service points across the Alps, so if your equipment isn’t quite right, you can exchange it with no hassle or fuss.
Of course, we all love a good bargain! Any kids accompanied by a full paying adult can get their ski rental equipment completely free!
Book your ski rental online here with your transfer here!
Book your airport transfer to La Plagne 1800 through Alps2Alps website. 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.
Head over to our booking page to get a real-time quote within seconds.