Geneva to Tignes transfers operate on Saturdays and Sundays of the winter ski season. We’ve been running low cost Tignes Transfers from Geneva Airport for 11 years. Our network includes shuttles from Grenoble Airport to Tignes & Lyon Airport to Tignes. We stop at Tignes Val Claret, Tignes Le Lac, Tignes 1800 & Tignes Les Brevieres. Although we have the cheapest ski transfers, our staff will ensure you have a safe and comfortable start to your holiday. We usually transport passengers in coaches, which reduces your carbon footprint.
GENEVA TO TIGNES TRANSFERS
A Geneva to Tignes transfer with Ben’s Bus will cost you just £89pp for a Return and £51.50pp for a Single. With our group discounts, you could pay just £74.20 Return, £44 Single! We don’t charge anything for carrying skis or boards. That’s amazing value for money for the level of service we offer. See our PRICES Section below to see more details or take a look at our Prices Page. We’re sure this is the cheapest way of getting to Tignes from Geneva Airport (GVA).
TRANSFER TIME FROM GENEVA AIRPORT TO TIGNES
The transfer time from Geneva Airport to Tignes Le Lac is about 3 hours 30 minutes. This obviously depends on the date, time of day, weather and the traffic conditions. More time is given for journeys during busy periods. The distance from Geneva Airport to Tignes Le Lac is 175km (109 miles). We have up to 7 well timed buses every Saturday. Details on our bus timetable can be seen below. Our vehicles generally follow the most direct route via the A41 motorway and the N90 road through Annecy. We must then go through Moutiers and Bourg St Maurice, before climbing the D902 mountain road to Tignes. The last stretch of the journey can be subject to heavy traffic.
TIGNES BUS STOPS
Our service stops at convenient places in Tignes Les Brevieres, Tignes 1800, Tignes Le Lac and Tignes Val Claret. You can select any of these resorts when you make a booking with us. Expand the section BUS STOP LOCATION below to see a map of our stops in resort. You can also see information about the local free in-resort shuttle buses which can take you onto you accommodation and get access to the interactive maps of the resorts. We also run transfers from Geneva to Val d’Isere and Geneva to St Foy.
TIGNES AND GENEVA AIRPORT USEFUL INFORMATION
Shared ski transfers between Geneva Airport and Tignes operate on the following dates:
SATURDAYS: Every Saturday from the 7th December 2019 until the 18th April 2020
SUNDAYS: Every Sunday from 15th December 2019 to the 5th April 2020
OTHER DAYS: We do not operate this route on weekdays. Please contact the Tourist Office for alternative transport options.
Please Note The Following Exceptions:
– On the 7th & 15th December 2019 we only have buses from Geneva Airport
– On the 5th & 18th April 2020 we only have buses to Geneva Airport
A Return Ski Transfer between Geneva Airport and Tignes costs £89pp and a Single Ski Transfer costs £51.50pp
However, with our group discounts, you would be paying as little as £74.20 for a Return and £44 for a Single. Click the image at the top of this page to get a quote in seconds. All discounts and surcharges will be applied automatically.
Saturday Group Discounts
- If there are 6 or more of you in one booking on a Saturday - Saturday Return or Saturday - Sunday Return, 1 person goes free
- Saturday Single Tickets: 14.5% discount when 5 or more passengers booked together
Sunday Group Discounts
- Sunday to Sunday Return Tickets 25% discount when 4 or more passengers booked together
- Sunday Single Tickets: 25% discount when 4 or more passengers booked together
- For each Sunday you travel on, we charge an extra £5 on top of the prices above.
- Bookings made the day before or day of your transfer will incur a £10 Late Booking Fee.
- If you are making your booking from outside the EU and you decide to pay by Credit Card, a 2.5% fee will be added to the 'Final Price'.
Our bus times work around the flight arrivals and departures so you never have to wait long. The easiest way to see the times of our shared ski transfers is to enter your details into our Instant Quote box and continue through the booking process. The next page will show you a price breakdown, including any discounts. Once you enter your flight details, the nearest bus times will be displayed.
The journey from Geneva Airport to Tignes Les Brevieres is usually between 3 hours to 4 hours. These times are approximations. We allow extra time for the transfer when we think the traffic may be bad, such as during the French school holidays. Once you put your details into our online booking system, we will show you a list of the available bus times.
For Tignes 1800 it takes another 10 mins, for Tignes Le Lac another 25 minutes and for Tignes Val Claret another 35 minutes.
From Geneva Airport we pick up and drop off at the stops marked below. Please ensure you are at the stop 10 minutes before departure time to allow us to pack your luggage onto the bus. Our vehicles will have signs in the window & our reps will be on hand to assist you. Please make sure you get on the correct bus as we have buses going to other Airports too!!
The maps below will be shown on your e-Ticket along with the pick up time. Click the following link to see the Tignes Tourist Office map of the resort which will help you find your accommodation in Tignes. The free shuttle buses depart from or very close to all of the Ben's Bus stops.
Tignes Val Claret Bus Stop
On the North Eastern side of the village, just above all of the buildings, is a big car park. The UCPA centre is located in Tignes Val Claret. You can see our stop in google maps here.
Tignes Le Lac Bus Stop
At the main bus station, the "Gare Routiere", in the centre of the village. If you are staying in Le Lavachet, this is the stop for you. See the exact location of our stop in google maps here.
Tignes 1800 Bus Stop
On the roundabout on the main road going down to Bourg St Maurice is a bus stop. View our Tignes 1800 stop in google maps here.
Tignes Les Brevieres Bus Stop
On the road out of the village, on the left there is a large parking area. View it on google maps here. Nearly all of the Tignes Chalet Chardons chalets are located in this resort.
To see our policy on Children travelling on our services between Geneva Airport and Tignes, please visit our Childrens Page and expand the section GENEVA AIRPORT
- We provide an emergency telephone number on your e-Ticket in case you need to contact us.
- We have English speaking reps at the Airport and in resort to help you with your transfer.
- We typically use larger coaches which are more environmentally friendly.
- We use experienced drivers who know the mountainous terrain.
- We are a well established company who have been operating in the Alps for many years.
Please note that from time to time, our transfers from Geneva Airport may require a stop at Moutiers, Aime or Bourg St Maurice, where you may need to change over to another feeder coach. We will never ask you to change vehicles more than once. Our reps and / or drivers will help you with this changeover and we will try to keep this inconvenience to a minimum.