Transfers from Turin to Val Thorens - Alps2Alps offers reliable and friendly airport transfers. You can just relax and enjoy the comfort during your trip; we will get you to this phenomenal French ski resort without the hassle!
Below you will find everything you need to know about your journey to Val Thorens and some facts why our clients choose Alps2Alps airport transfers.
On average, airport transfers from Turin to Val Thorens will take around 4 hours, although this may see significant changes depending on the day and time when you travel.
Val Thorens 3 Valleys is the largest ski resort in the world, it can be very busy and if you are travelling at high times you can expect to encounter some traffic and waiting. At Alps2Alps we will make sure that you are comfortable for the duration of your transfer.
We highly recommend travelling midweek to cut down on your journey time and maximise your time on the slopes.
The shortest route from Turin to Val Thorens 3 Valleys (264km) will usually take you via route E70. From Turin, airport access is possible via the Fréjus Tunnel to the Orelle lift system in the Maurienne valley and then to Albertville. Cross Albertville and continue via N90. Exit 40 - Saint Martin de Belleville. Continue via D117 towards Val Thorens. Always ask the driver about the best possible route.
There is no need to go straight to your end destination. Ask your driver for a short stop (up to 10 minutes) - if you are feeling that you want to stop at any stage of the trip to stretch your legs or to have a cup of coffee, we will happily accommodate this.
There are several supermarkets en-route to Val Thorens 3 Valleys. When it comes to buying food or travel essentials, turns out that products bought on the way to the ski resort can be cheaper than those found in the resort itself. Please note that all shop visits should be pre-booked with Customer Support prior your arrival.
According to the Michelin Green Guide, Val Thorens ski resort has “the most beautiful view in the Alps”. Keep your eyes on spectacular views of the legendary Glacier de Péclet, and enjoy a breath-taking 360°panorama over more than 100 Alpine summits (French, Swiss and Italian). You should not miss capturing these moments, make sure to get your camera ready!
It’s important to know that your journey from Turin airport to Val Thorens 3 Valleys will take you to a very high altitude. This can cause its own potential complications.
Turin airport sits at around 301m, while the main village of Val Thorens is at 2300m. Some passengers can experience mild discomfort during the trip, such as nausea, headaches and dizziness can be symptoms of the change in air pressure. Often young children are those who are feeling unwell.
When you combine such air pressure change with steep, serpentine roads, the journey can be difficult for some people. If needed, ask your driver to lower the temperature in the vehicle to help you feel more comfortable.
When feeling particularly unwell, the picturesque mountain scenery of Val Thorens 3 Valleys can act as the perfect medicine for you.
Val Thorens is a large, purpose-built village almost completely ringed by dramatic peaks. Set in the Belleville valley and surrounded by 6 glaciers, Val Thorens is famous as one of Europe’s highest altitude ski resorts (2300m) and also the highest point in the 3 Vallées ski area.
Val Thorens ski resort is made up of three main villages: Val Thorens, Les Menuires and Saint-Martin de Belleville. Your ski pass will give you access to around 600km of pistes, serviced by 180 ski lifts. The ski season in Val Thorens is the longest you can find in Europe: resort’s high altitude means that it is covered with snow from November to May. The snow cover is impressive and dependable.
The winter destination of Val Thorens provides its visitors with unforgettable skiing and terrains which suits every skier from beginner to expert.
Find out more about Val Thorens 3 Valleys ski resort here.
Sitting approximately 16km from Turin city, Turin Airport is one of the busiest airports in the region.
It serves many different clients from all over parts of the globe. Make sure to book your ski transfer in advance to avoid any unnecessary stress and waiting.
Flying with your own skis? Find out how much the airlines flying into Turin airport will charge you.
If you’re looking for information about your flight to Turin Airport, find it here.
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At Alps2Alps, we aim to offer each and every one of our customers the best value transfers to all ski resorts in the Alps. We like to take a transparent approach to price structure. A number of factors should be 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.
If you want to keep your costs down, spend less time stuck in traffic and have more time for skiing, we highly recommend you travelling midweek. A midweek transfer can save you up to 60%! More discounts are available for the travelling off-season and off-peak.
Ski & snowboard equipment storage makes it very easy and convenient for you. You can just leave here your ski or snowboard after your ski holidays. But that is not only ski storage; other services are also offered here, such as – repair, edge tuning, wax etc. You just give your ski or snowboard to the transfer driver and will receive them back on your next trip to the Alps, in any airport wherever Alps2Alps operates.
It is very easy to book your airport transfer on Alps2Alps website. All you need to do is to complete our online booking form. You also can contact us via e-mail or phone.
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.
Simply click our booking page to get a quote or make a booking within seconds.