Located in the Tarentaise Valley of Savoie, Tignes is one of Europe’s most popular ski resorts. With a reliable snowfall and fantastic facilities, Tignes attracts visitors from around the world every winter. If you’re planning a trip to Tignes you’ll need to decide how you want to get there and where to stay. Flying is usually the quickest option but it can be expensive and environmentally unfriendly. Other options include hiring a car, taking a shared or private transfer and bus travel from Geneva, Lyon or Grenoble.
The drive from Geneva to Tignes is the start of a spectacular journey through the French Alps. From the airport, your transfer driver will take you through the breathtaking Tarentaise countryside passing many famous ski resorts along the way.
A major destination is the huge Paradiski system which includes Les Arcs and Val d’Isere. After the resorts of Aime, Bourg Saint Maurice and Mont Blanc, your driver will arrive in the town of Albertville where you will need to pick up another driver for the final 20 minute drive up to Tignes Val Claret.
Tignes is a skiers’ resort, but there are plenty of other activities to enjoy too, including mountain biking and glacier skiing on Tignes Grande Motte. Tignes is a great place to visit in summer too with many activities to keep you busy.
To help you plan your journey, we’ve created this guide to getting from Geneva to Tignes. It covers all your transport options from airport transfers, bus, trains and cars to give you the best possible idea of what to expect. This will make planning your trip much easier and will save you time as well as money!
When you’re ready to book your airport transfer, head to the Whiterides website. There you can compare prices and select the option that suits you best. Once booked, your transfer will be confirmed and you’ll be able to relax knowing that you’re all set for your trip!
The easiest way to travel from Geneva to Tignes is to book a private transfer. This will allow you to travel in comfort and you’ll avoid any unnecessary stops on the way. It also means that you can start your holiday straight away, rather than waiting in a queue at the airport or worrying about missing your connecting flight.
If you’re booking a private transfer, we recommend that you book as early as possible to guarantee availability. We also recommend that you check the weather conditions and traffic news before your trip to ensure that your journey will be as stress-free as possible. We’ve made it as easy as possible to book your Geneva To Tignes transfer, so all you need to do is book your journey now! If you have any questions about your transfer, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We’ll be more than happy to help. Have a safe trip!