Flights: We are fortunate to have many airports within easy driving distance of Bardonecchia offering flights from a range of low cost airlines from airports throughout the UK and Ireland. Our two closest airports are Turin and Chambery.
Turin 100 km, 1 hr 10 mins
* Ryanair London Stansted, Dublin
* Easyjet London Gatwick
* British Airways London Gatwick
* Thomas Cook Manchester
* Blue Air London Luton
Chambery 130 km, 1 hr 20 mins
* Jet 2 East Midlands, Edinburgh, Leeds/Bradford, Manchester, Newcastle
* Flybe Birmingham, East Midlands, Exeter, Southampton
* British Airways London City
Other airports to consider include :
Grenoble 200 kms, 2 hrs
Lyon 205 km, 2 hrs 5 mins
Geneva 205 kms, 2hrs 5 mins
Milan Malpensa 220 km, 2 hrs 10 mins
Milan Linate 250 km, 2 hrs 15 mins
Milan Bergamo 270 km, 2 hrs 30 mins
Car Hire: There are many car hire companies at all airports that you can book in advance. Please note it is a legal requirement in Italy that all vehicles have either snow tyres or snow chains. Please check this with the car hire company. Try a broker like Rhinocarhire as they usually offer the best deals.
Driving: We suggest that you have some change available for the motorway tolls, from Turin to Bardonecchia these are approximately €12 one-way. If travelling from Chambery you will need to pass through the Frejus tunnel which is also a toll road. Travel by car from Calais or Dunkerque to the chalet takes approximately 10 hours. Please check that you have all the legally required safety items when driving through France and Italy.
Public Transport: Thanks to new high-speed trains Bardonecchia is accessible from London in just one day. Take the Eurostar from St. Pancras, Ebbsfleet or Ashford to Paris Gare du Nord and then the TGV from Paris Gare de Lyon to Bardonecchia. This TGV service also stops at Lyon St. Exupery Airport and Chambery. Use the SnowCarbon journey planner for detailed information on rail travel from London to Bardonecchia.
The Sadem Bus company runs buses from directly outside Turin Caselle Airport to Porta Nuova station where you can catch the train to Bardonecchia. The bus journey takes approximately 40 minutes and the train journey 1 hour 20 minutes. Please look at www.trenitalia.it for more information. Terravision also offer a bus shuttle service between Turin Caselle Airport and Porta Nuova. This takes approximately 30 minutes.
Alternatively there is a bus company that offers transfers directly from Turin Airport to Bardonecchia Train Station from €34 one-way, with group discounts available for 10 or more people. Please look at www.cavourese.it for more information.
We can organise either a 8-seater minibus or 4-seater car to pick-up and drop you off at the airport. Contact us with more details and we’ll come back with a quote.
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