What Dates Do We Operate ?
Our ski transfer buses run between Grenoble Airport & Alpe d’Huez every single day of the week from the 7th December 2013 - 26th April 2014 connecting with every single flight coming into Grenoble Airport.
What Times Do Our Buses Go ?
The flight times into Grenoble Airport do vary from week to week and so, therefore do our bus times to and from Alpe d'Huez. The easiest way to find the bus time that suits your flight is to put your details into our online booking form on our home page. A list of all flights coming into and going out of Grenoble Airport will appear and next to them you will see our bus departure times to and from Alpe d'Huez. Generally speaking, you can rely on the following:
Saturdays: The maximum wait time between your flight landing and our bus departing for Alpe d'Huez is 1 hour 55 minutes, often much less.
Sundays: The maximum wait time between your flight landing and our bus departing for Alpe d'Huez is 1 hour 35 minutes, often much less.
Our prices for from Grenoble Airport to Alpe d'Huez are £48.50pp Return & £27pp Single. We no longer charge extra for weekdays or Sundays and so the prices here are the prices for any day of the week. Children under 12 receive a 10% discount and groups of 8 or more get 1 seat free. A £5 late booking fee will be applied if you book less than 24hours before your transfer - so please book early! You can get a price for your group by using our Instant Quote box on the right hand side of our home page
How Long Do Our Transfers Take ?
Transfer Times to Alpe d'Huez are between 1hr 45 mins & 2hrs 15 mins depending on weather & traffic. We allow extra time on certain dates & certain times of the day when we know traffic may be bad. We pride ourselves on our record of getting people to the airport in time for their flight.
We Will Wait For You If Your Flight Is Delayed
Grenoble Airport is an efficient little airport and 30 minutes is easily enough time to get through customs and Baggage Reclaim. If your flight is delayed we will wait for you but we may not be able to hold our bus for longer than 30 minutes after its scheduled departure time. After that we will do everything we can to get you on our next bus at no extra cost. We have many buses going back and forth each day and our record for getting people to resort is extremely good.
All children over 2 years old must occupy a seat but receive a 10% discount if they are under 12. The transfer time for this particular route is only usually about 1 hour 45 minutes, so children under 2 years old may legally sit on the parents knee and so can travel for free. Please Contact Us once you have booked to supply us with the infants' name.
Alternatively, if you would like your infant to sit in a child seat, you must Contact Us in advance to check that a suitable seat is available & you must pay the full child fare for that seat. We can provide child seats on request - subject to availability.
Where Is The Free Baggage Store ?
We know that most accommodations will not let you into your appartment until 4pm & will ask you to vacate it by 10am. That's why we've teamed up with Smithy's Bar in Alpe d'Huez. When you say you are a Ben's Bus customer they will let you leave your bags in a dedicated corner, leaving you free to fill up on their English breakfast & then hit the slopes.
Our Bus Stops in Alpe d'Huez
Our ski transfer buses make 4 stops which are conveniently located around Alpe d'Huez. You can see these on the map below. This map will be shown on your e-Ticket along with the pick up times for each stop. Click the following link to see the Alpe d'Huez Tourist Office Interactive map of the resort which will help you find your accommodation in Alpe d'Huez & therefore which Ben's Bus stop you need. Click the following link to see details about the free Alpe d'Huez In Resort Shuttle Buses which go around the resort
Which Airports Do You Operate From ?
We only run ski transfers to Alpe d’Huez from Grenoble Airport. We do not run ski transfers to Alpe d’Huez from any other airport. For private transfers from other Airports please try our partners Actibus
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Hotels In Alpe d'Huez
A Great value hotel in Alpe d'Huez with lovely staff and a friendly atmosphere. Short & long stays available. Located in Grid H6 on the map above - just 2 minutes walk from the stop "Palais des Sports"
Chalets In Alpe d'Huez
Alpe d'Huez Chalets is a group of luxury chalets in the heart of the Vieil Alpe Resort in Alpe d'Huez. http://www.alpedhuezchalets.com/
Apartments In Alpe d'Huez
Ski easy: Self catered chalets & apartments in Alpe d'Huez, situated centraly in the resort. Ski Easy... For a Fuss Free holiday http://www.skieasy.co.uk/
Alpe d'Huez apartment - Comfy holiday apartment for family of 4, close to lift system, shops and restaurants
4 and 5 person apartments to rent in L'Eclose area of Alpe d'Huez. Rent direct from owners
Information for Alpe d'Huez
For more information about Grenoble Airport please visit their website
For more information about Alpe d'Huez, please visit the Alpe d'huez Tourist Office website
or visit the SkiNets site for Alpe d'Huez