We are NOT able to arrange flights on behalf of our clients but we are more than happy to arrange transfers.
Our standard transfer will operate around the Norwegian Air flight (LAST YEAR) from London Gatwick to Grenoble. Transfer seats are charged at £30 per person each way.
If you are planning on taking another flight which does not fit with our transfer times, we can organise a taxi for you. Please take a look at prices for taxi's below.
|LGW - GNB||10:35||13:15|
|GNB - LGW||13:55||14:30|
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Airports flying into Grenoble
- Leeds Bradford
- Arlanda (Sweden)
If you choose to use our transfer but are not on our designated flight, the vehicle may depart without you if you are over 30 minutes delayed. In this instance we will refund you the transfer cost and we advise you organise a taxi.
Unforeseen circumstances (not limted to): Change to a flight time, adverse weather conditions
Other destination airports to consider
The closest airports to Vaujany / Alpe d’Huez are Grenoble, Lyon, Chambery and Geneva, and all are serviced by British Airways, EasyJet and other major airlines from the UK.
Major Airports to Vaujany
Parking at airports
By using a meet and greet airport parking service at the airport, you avoid having to struggle with your luggage and equipment. Simply drive to the terminal, unload at the kerbside and let the professionals park your car in a secure facility.
On your return, your car is brought back to the terminal forecourt. We work with one of the airport approved parking operators at Gatwick and they provide a 10% discount for all our customers.
Ski Peak transfer
Our transfers are always on Saturday to and from Grenoble airport and there will only be one each way. Therefore your flight must coincide with our chosen flight above or you must be willing to wait at the airport if on a different flight.
You will be met by a Ski Peak Representative and board our transfer to Vaujany. The estimated journey time from Grenoble is 90 minutes via coach, dependent on conditions. Our rep will inform you what to expect upon arrival, such as ski hire, obtaining your lift passes and welcome drinks.
Seats are sold at £30 each way per person.
We are able to arrange taxi's for you. The prices below are based on vehicles with up to 8 seats, one way from the location to Vaujany.
|Grenoble train station||€160|
The larger the group the cheaper the cost per person. We advise people to strongly consider hiring a car if the group is smaller than 4 people.
Low cost, high quality, shared ski transfer service for independent holidaymakers. The website is user friendly and there are bilingual reps at the airports to liaise between customers and the drivers.
Route: Grenoble Airport to Rochetaillee (the turning for Vaujany). These are priced at £44 return or £26 single. Child discounts also available.
If we have the time and staff available we will do our best to pick you up from here, free of charge. However changeover days are very busy and it's quite likely we may have to arrange a taxi for you which costs €40.
If you would like more information and/or would like to book this service, then please go through to their website via the button below.
Vaujany is an hour from Grenoble and only 570 miles from Calais (of which 535 miles is motorway). It is certainly doable in a day. However, why not enjoy the scenic drive on the way down? Reims, Dijon or Lyon make for interesting stop-offs if you prefer to break up the journey.
French motorways are usually free-flowing and relatively pleasant. For the up to date info visit ViaMichelin or the AA route finder. The last part is as follows:
From Calais it is recommended to follow the following signs
- Once on the ring road of Grenoble follow the signs marked 'other directions' (autre directions)... this is the the A480
- Take exit no. 8 ‘Vizille – stations de l’Oisans,
- Then take the main road D1091 to Bourg d’Oisans.
- At Rochetaille take the left onto the D526 towards Allemont
- Once passed the Lac de Verney take the right hand sign to Vaujany on the D43A
Possible stop off's along the way
Grenoble is a mere three hours by TGV from Paris - it couldn’t be easier! It makes for a hassle free, quick way of arriving in the French Alps. There are plenty of car hire firms right by the train station in Grenoble and in just over an hour you can be in Vaujany alpine mountain resort and in your chalet! Check out Eurostar for the latest prices/availability
Major train stations near Vaujany
|Distance from Vaujany||Km||Miles|
Travel time from Paris
|Lyon||2 hours 10 minutes|
If you are travelling out by plane or car and want to save on costs then the best way to reach our accommodation is by hiring a car. You can look into this through your booking agent or airline but we recommend using Rhino Car Hire; who pool together all the various outlets and companies and offer you the best options - much like compare the market!
We've organised a 10% reduction for our clients with them. If you have any trouble then please let us know as we have a dedicated supervisor called Phil who can help you.
Grenoble airport to Grenoble city centre we advise using Actibus
From Lyon, we suggest taking the Grenoble city centre shuttle with OuiBus
From Geneva we suggest taking the Aerocar bus to Grenoble.
From Grenoble train station ('Gare Routiere') you can take onward transport to Rochetaillee, this is the turning to Vaujany from the Bourg d'Oisans bus route (Alpe d'Huez or Les Deux Alps busses). Check out the Transaltitude or VFD websites for local bus information.