Transfers from Lyon to Les Arcs 1950, 2000 Paradiski ski area shouldn’t be a hassle this ski season. If you’re planning holidays in this unique French ski resort, ensure you can actually rely on your airport transfer service provider.
Here you will find all the necessary information you need to know about your journey from plane to ski resort and a little bit about why our clients choose Alps2Alps transfers.
Usually, transfers from Lyon to Les Arcs 1950, 2000 will take around 3 hours 30 minutes, though this may see significant changes depending on the time of your travel. Les Arcs 1950, 2000 ski resorts are parts of the impressive Paradiski ski area. Bare in mind that if travelling at high season times, you can expect to encounter some traffic and waiting. Alps2Alps will always do whatever possible to ensure that you have smooth and comfortable airport transfer.
We strongly advise you to travel in the middle of the week to cut down on your journey time and guarantee more time on the slopes.
The most direct route from Lyon to Les Arcs 1950, 2000 will usually take you via route A43 Lyon/ Albertville, then N90 to Bourg-Saint-Maurice. The D119 (signed to Les Arcs from the town centre) will take you up the mountain. All the Les Arcs stations are signed from this road. You will enjoy this very pleasant and picturesque ride.
Always ask the driver about the best possible route.
You don’t have to be in a hurry and go straight to your ski destination. If you’d like to stop at any stage of the trip to stretch your legs or have a cup of tea, we will happily accommodate this.
There are several supermarkets en-route to Les Arcs 1950, 2000. You can find there some snacks for the journey or even buy your much-needed ski holiday essentials. Sometimes products bought on the way to Les Arcs 1950, 2000 are way cheaper than those found in the resort itself.
Enjoy spectacular views during the trip and make sure you have your camera ready!
Renting skis? Don’t wait till you get to the resort, pick these up on your way. We have a ski rental shop in Albertville. Find more information about our ski rental offerings below.
It’s important to know that your journey from Lyon to Les Arcs 1950, 2000 will take you to a very high altitude. To some passengers, this can present its own potential problems or complications.
Lyon airport sits at around 200m, while the villages of Les Arcs 1950 and Les Arcs 2000 are situated at 2000m. Possibly this journey can present some mild discomfort such as nausea, headaches and dizziness, which can be the symptoms of the change in air pressure. Young children are particularly prone to feeling unwell.
When you combine such air pressure change with steep and serpentine roads, the journey may be difficult for some people. If needed, ask your driver to lower the temperature in the vehicle to help you feel more comfortable.
Discover the incredible beauty of the mountains during the trip to Les Arcs 1950, 2000, this can be your own perfect medicine if you will feel unwell.
The ski resort of Les Arcs is made up of 4 villages all at different altitudes of 1,600, 1,800, 1950 and 2,000 metres. Arc 1950 is fully ski-in/ski-out and is connected with Arc 1800 by a free cabriolet (open gondola) lift. Arc 1800 and Arc 2000 are central areas of the resort. Les Arcs has the added benefit of being connected to the whole Paradiski ski area. Paradiski is the world’s second largest ski area with three ski resorts of Les Arcs, Peisey-Vallandry and La Plagne. Your ski pass will give you the access to around 425km of pistes, serviced by 141 ski lifts. Les Arcs itself is one of France’s original mega-resorts, purpose-built for those wishing to access the mountains.
The airport is situated 25kms east from Lyon City Centre, Lyon Airport is 4th biggest airport in France. During peak ski season, we advise you to prebook your Les Arcs 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.
At Alps2Alps, our aim is to offer you the best value transfers to all resorts in the Alps. We like to take a transparent approach to price structure. We always take a number of factors into consideration when calculating our quotes. These 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 avoid crowds, lower your costs up to 60% and spend less time stuck in traffic, we recommend you to travel in the middle of the week.
More discounts are available for travelling off-season and off-peak. Travelling during off-peak season always means better deals, cheaper flights and hotels. Take a look at more discounts available for travelling off-season and off-peak.
Alps2Alps offers low-cost ski rentals when travelling from Lyon. We have a rental store in Albertville situated 1 hour 30 minutes from Lyon Airport. We can 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.
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.
But wait a moment, that’s not all! Kids ski rental with Alps2Alps comes free with any full paying adult. Take a look on our website!
Booking your 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.
Our booking system is 100% secure! It 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.