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Val Thorens public buses

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Here, you can find information about buses to Val Thorens - buses from Moûtiers to Val Thorens, and buses from Geneva, Lyon, Chambéry, and Grenoble airports to Val Thorens. See also Val Thorens resort shuttle bus.

Read about Val Thorens buses here.

Val Thorens public buses: buses to Val Thorens from Moûtiers

There are regular buses from Moûtiers to Val Thorens. This is the winter timetable for the 2019/20 season (4th November 2019 to 14th June 2020).

The journey takes 1h15, and costs €13.50 adult single, €23 adult return (online price). Book on the Transavoie website or the Altibus website.

Val Thorens public buses: buses to Val Thorens from Geneva airport

Easy Jet plane at Geneva airport
Easy Jet plane at Geneva airport, by Alec Wilson, Licence CC BY-SA 2.0

There are buses from Geneva airport to Val Thorens.

Val Thorens public buses: Ben's Bus to Val Thorens from Geneva airport

Ben's Bus airport transfers to Val Thorens

Ben's Bus run buses from Geneva to Val Thorens:

The times are based on flight arrival and departure times - enter your dates and flight details into their Instant Quote box to see the most appropriate bus time and for a quote.

The rates are £51.50 single (but with a group discount, the fare is less, down to a minimum of £44), and £89 return (or less with a group discount, to a minimum of £77.90). £5 surcharge for Sunday travel, and £10 last-minute booking fee.

Val Thorens public buses: AltiBus to Val Thorens from Geneva airport

Most of the services below run from 6th or 7th December 2019 to 11th or 12th April 2020, but some are only from 14th or 21st December 2019 to 21st or 28th March 2020 - see full timetable for details.

The table below shows the times on Saturdays in winter 2019/20. There is a reduced service on other days of the week.

Geneva - Val Thorens
Depart Geneva 1000 1115 1215 1330 1430 1600 1800 1930
Arrive Moûtiers 1200 1315 1415 1540 1630 1800 2000 2130
Arrive Val Thorens 1400 1500 1615 1745 1830 1945 2130 2300

These are the times of buses on Saturdays from Val Thorens via Moûtiers to Geneva airport. There is a reduced service on other days of the week.

Val Thorens - Geneva
Depart Val Thorens 0145 0600 0815 1130 1445 1600
Depart Moûtiers 0315 0745 1010 1300 1610 1750
Arrive Geneva 0500 0940 1215 1500 1800 1950

See full 2019/20 Geneva-Val Thorens timetable.

Book on the Altibus website. The table below shows the online rates.

Booking and prices
2019/20 prices Adult single Adult return Child single Child return Group single Group return
Online
Sat & Sun
€65 €109 €34 €55 €56 €96
Online
Monday to Friday
€89 €149 €45 €76 €76 €130

Children are 4-12 years old; a group is four or more adults travelling together

The rates if you buy tickets at the airport or bus station in resort are slightly higher.

Val Thorens public buses: buses to Val Thorens from Lyon airport

There are buses from Lyon airport to Val Thorens.

Val Thorens public buses: Ben's Bus to Val Thorens from Lyon airport

Ben's Bus airport transfers to Val Thorens

Ben's Bus run buses from Lyon airport to Val Thorens:

The rates are £49.80 adult single, and £89.80 adult return. Groups of 6 or more receive one free seat. There are also discounts for children under 12 (10% discount). £6 surcharge for Sunday and weekday travel, and last-minute booking fee of £10.

Val Thorens public buses: AltiBus to Val Thorens from Lyon airport

There are buses from Lyon St Exupéry airport to Val Thorens, on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. Most services involve a change at Moûtiers.

Services start on Saturday 14th December 2019 (from the airport to resort only) and run to Saturday 4th April 2020 (from resort to the airport only). 

The table below shows the times of buses to Val Thorens on Saturdays. See the timetable for bus times on Fridays and Sundays.

Lyon - Val Thorens
Depart Lyon 1020 1210 1530
1845
Moûtiers 1235 1425 1745 2100
Arrive Val Thorens 1445
1545 1915
2215

The table below shows the times of buses from Val Thorens to Lyon on Saturdays. See the timetable for bus times on Fridays and Sundays.

Val Thorens - Lyon
Depart Val Thorens 0400 0715
0815
1300
Moûtiers 0545 0900 1030 1435
Arrive Lyon 0745 1100
1230
1635

See the full 2019/20 Lyon-Val Thorens timetable.

Booking and prices

Book on the Altibus website.

The 2019/20 rates are €59 adult single, €99 adult return; children 3-12 years €53 single, €89 return; children 0-2 years free.

Val Thorens public buses: buses to Val Thorens from Chambéry airport

The bus times from Chambéry to Val Thorens are always published late - usually after the start of the winter timetable. The times and prices will be updated when they are available.

Scheduled buses run from Chambéry airport to Val Thorens, on Saturdays and Sundays, from Saturday 23rd December 2017 to Saturday 24th March 2018.

Chambéry - Val Thorens

The timetable below shows the times from Chambéry to Val Thorens.

Chambéry - Val Thorens

Chambéry Moutiers Val Thorens
Saturday 1015 1205 1345

1610 1725 1920
Sunday 1200 1315 1445

Val Thorens - Chambéry

The table below shows the times from Val Thorens to Chambéry.

Val Thorens - Chambéry

Val Thorens Moutiers Chambéry
Saturday 0505 0635 0800

0815 0945 1145

1130 1300 1425
Sunday 0715 0845 1000

See the full 2018/19 Chambéry-Val Thorens timetable.

Booking and prices

The price is €39 adult single, €65 adult return, or €58.60 group adult return, per person for a group of four people or more.

Book on the Altibus website. For further information, call + 33 178 66 20 15.

Val Thorens public buses: buses to Val Thorens from Grenoble airport

Ben's Bus airport transfers to Val Thorens

Ben's Bus run a weekend service from Grenoble airport to Val Thorens:

(On Saturday 14th & Sunday 22nd December 2019, the service is from Grenoble to Val Thorens only; on Saturday 18th April 2019, the service is from Val Thorens to Grenoble only).

The bus times are based on flight arrival and departure times, which vary from week to week. For the most appropriate bus, enter your dates and flight details in the Ben's Bus Instant Quote box.

Price £49.90 adult single, £91.80 adult return. Groups of 6 or more receive one free place. 10% discount for under 12s. £6 surcharge on Sundays. Last-minute booking fee of £10.

Grenoble
Grenoble, by sylaf, Licence CC BY 2.0

Happy travels on a bus to Val Thorens.