Ben’s Bus operates shared transfers from Geneva Airport to Tignes every Saturday & Sunday of the winter ski season. We’ve been running low cost transfers to Tignes from Geneva Airport for 10 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 journey up the mountain. We usually transport passengers in coaches, which reduces your carbon footprint.
TRANSFERS TO TIGNES FROM GENEVA AIRPORT
A transfer from Geneva Airport to Tignes with Ben’s Bus will cost you £87.50pp for a Return and £50.75pp for a Single. With our group discounts, you could pay just £73 Return, £43.50 Single! We don’t charge anything extra for carrying skis. 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 you won’t find a cheaper way of getting from Geneva Airport to Tignes for your ski holiday.
GENEVA AIRPORT TO TIGNES TRANSFER TIME
The transfer time from Geneva Airport to Tignes Les Brevieres, the first Tignes resort, is about 3 hours 15 minutes, depending on the date, time of day, the weather and traffic. We allow more time for the journey when we know travel conditions may be bad. The distance from Geneva Airport to Tignes Le Lac is 175km (109 miles). We have up to 7 well timed buses every Saturday. Expand the section “BUS TIMES” below to see more details about our bus timetable. Our vehicles usually take the most direct route via the A41 motorway and the N90 national road through Annecy, Ugine and Albertville before climbing the D902 mountain road to Tignes.
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.
USEFUL INFORMATION ABOUT TIGNES AND GENEVA AIRPORT
We run our shared ski transfers between Geneva Airport and Tignes on the following dates:
Saturdays: Every Saturday from the 8th December 2018 until the 20th April 2019
Sundays: Every Sunday from 16th December 2018 to the 7th April 2019
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 8th & 16th December 2018 we only have buses from Geneva Airport
– On the 7th & 20th April 2019 we only have buses to Geneva Airport
A Return Ski Transfer between Geneva Airport and Tignes costs £87.50pp and a Single Ski Transfer Price costs £50.75pp
However, with our group discounts, you would be paying as little as £73 for a Return and £43.50 for a Single.
Click to Get A Quote and all fees, charges and discounts will be applied automatically. If you are making your booking from outside the EU and you decide to pay by Credit Card, a further 2.5% fee will be added to the 'Final Price'.
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.
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 transfer time between Geneva Airport & Tignes Les Brevieres is usually between 3 hours to 4 hours. These times are approximations. We allow extra time on certain dates & certain times of the day when we know the traffic may be bad. With years of experience driving this route, we know how long to allow for the journey depending on the time and date of the transfer. 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 Map
On the North Eastern side of the village, just above all of the buildings, is a big car park. The GPS coordinates are 45.457455, 6.901943 (45°27'26.8"N 6°54'07.0"E) and you can see it on google maps here.
Tignes Le Lac Bus Stop Map
At the main bus station, the "Gare Routiere", in the centre of the village. The GPS coordinates are 45.469747, 6.907510 (45°28'11.1"N 6°54'27.0"E) and you can see it on google maps here.
Tignes 1800 Bus Stop Map
On the roundabout on the main road going down to Bourg St Maurice is a bus stop. The GPS coordinates are 45.495607, 6.927202 (45°29'44.2"N 6°55'37.9"E) and you can see it on google maps here.
Tignes Les Brevieres Bus Stop Map
On the road out of the village, on the left there is a large parking area. The GPS coordinates are 45.510447, 6.919145 (45°30'37.6"N 6°55'08.9"E) and you can see it on google maps here.
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.
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