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Flights for a ski holiday in Val Thorens

Val Thorens flights

On this Val Thorens flights page, you can find information and links for airlines flying to the airports close to Val Thorens - Geneva, Chambéry, Lyon, and Grenoble. 

Read about flights to Val Thorens here.



Val Thorens flights: airlines


Easyjet fly from many airports in the UK to Geneva, Lyon, and Grenoble. For example, they fly to Geneva from:

  • Bournemouth
  • Gatwick
  • Stansted
  • Southend
  • Birmingham
  • Bristol
  • Manchester
  • Liverpool
  • Leeds Bradford
  • Newcastle
  • Edinburgh
  • Glasgow
  • Aberdeen
  • Inverness
  • Belfast


Flybe have flights to Chambéry (the closest airport to Val Thorens) from Birmingham, Exeter, and Southampton. They also go to Geneva and Lyon. 


Monarch are starting up a new ski service for 2012/13, with flights to Grenoble (as well as Germany and Austria). The UK airports are London Gatwick, Birmingham, Manchester, and Leeds Bradford.


Jet2 also fly to Chambéry, from Edinburgh, Newcastle, Leeds Bradford, Manchester, and East Midlands. They have flights to Geneva and Grenoble too.  

British Airways

British Airways fly to Lyon, Chambéry, and Geneva. They are not always more expensive than the low-cost airlines. 


Swiss go to Geneva from London City and London Heathrow airports.  

Air France

Air France (annoying website alert) have flights to Lyon.

Darwin Airline

Darwin Airline have introduced flights from Cambridge to Geneva, starting in September 2013. There are to be six flights a week to and from Geneva. (An initial look at the timetable suggests the flights are on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday (one flight out and one back each day).

Inghams, the ski tour operator, are using these flights, starting in December 2013, for their package holidays to Val Thorens.

Val Thorens flights: transfer distances and times


95 miles/ 3 hours approx


76 miles/ 2 hours approx


124 miles/ 2 hours 45 approx


116 miles/ 3 hours approx

Val Thorens flights: airport transfers

For information on airport transfers to and from Val Thorens, and car hire, see our Val Thorens transfers page.