Ben’s Bus operates a Grenoble Airport to Aime ski transfer service on Saturdays & Sunday mornings during the 2019 / 2020 ski season. We have up to 6 buses going back and forth each Saturday and an early morning service on Sunday. At all other times you can catch the airport shuttle bus to Grenoble centre and then catch onward transport to Aime. We pride ourselves on offering the cheapest transfers on the market whilst still offering a fantastic level of service. Our ski buses are regular and timely and we have many staff to help your transfer from the airport or from the resort go as smoothly as possible.
Aime is a village on the valley floor and the transport hub for all the La Plagne resorts as well as Landry, Pesiey & Les Coches. Read the section “Onward Transport from Aime“ below for more details. We have been operating our ski transfers from Grenoble Airport to Aime since 2010 and are the Number 1 transport provider on this route.
TRANSFERS FROM GRENOBLE AIRPORT TO AIME WITH BEN’S BUS
A return ski transfer from Grenoble to Aime with Ben’s Bus will cost just £85pp Return, £47.90pp for a Single. With our group discounts, you could be paying as little as £71pp Return. We also offer a 10% discount for children under 12. We cannot find a cheaper way of getting from Grenoble Airport to Aime. Click this link if you wish to Book Now or receive an Instant Quote for your group.
Please select an option below to read more about our service. If you cannot find the information you are looking for below, we may have it on our Grenoble Airport Ski Transfer Questions page or our Aime Airport Ski Transfers page. We also have a transfer service from Geneva Airport to Aime, Lyon Airport to Aime and from Geneva Airport to La Plagne
SATURDAYS: Every Saturday until the 18th April 2020.
Please note that our last Saturday bus departs Grenoble Airport at 18:55.
SUNDAYS: We operate a Sunday morning service from the 22nd December 2019 until the 5th April 2020. If you are on a flight that does not land in the morning, please follow the advice for Weekdays below.
WEEKDAYS: We do not operate a weekday service for this route. However, there is a shuttle bus from Grenoble Airport to Grenoble city centre. From Grenoble you would need to take a train (with SNCF) or bus to Aime. Alternatively, you could book a direct private taxi.
Please Note The Following Exceptions:
– On the 18th April 2020 we only have a service to Grenoble airport
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To find out the cost of your onward travel from Aime, please see the section “Onward Transport from Aime” further down this page
- Adults (over 12 yrs old) £85pp Return & £47.90pp Single
- Children under 12 receive a 10% discount
- Groups of 6 or more people receive 1 seat for free.
- There is a £6pp surcharge for each Sunday you travel on
- Bookings made the day before or day of your first transfer will be charged a Last Minute Booking Fee of £10 per booking
- We do not charge anything extra for carrying skis
- For a full list of our prices to all the ski resorts we cover, please visit our prices page.
Our bus timetable works around the flight arrivals and departures so you never have to wait long. The easiest way to find the bus time that connects with your flight is to put your details into our Instant Quote form. Once you have selected your dates, the next page will show you a list of all flights and our ski transfer bus times.
Please note that our last bus on Saturday evening departs Grenoble Airport at 18:55 (except 14th & 28th Dec and 4th Jan when our last bus leaves at 19:45).
We only operate a morning service on Sundays.
At all other times you can buy tickets for the service to Grenoble city centre and from there you can take public transport to and from Aime.
The distance between Grenoble Airport and Aime is about 171 kilometres and the transfer time for this journey is between 2 hours 30 minutes & 3 hours. Please note that the above 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 exactly 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 buses.
We allow a minimum of 45 minutes for customers to clear Passport Control and Baggage Reclaim. At busy times of the day we allow even more time.
If you are delayed, we will wait for you but we may not be able to hold our bus for longer than 15 minutes after its scheduled departure time. After that we will do everything we can to get you on our next available ski transfer bus at no extra cost.
Our team at the airport monitor flight arrivals so you don't need to contact us if you are delayed. Our team will be busy juggling buses around to try to accommodate you on another service - or we may be holding the bus back. We have many buses going back and forth each day and our record for getting people to resort is extremely good.
We will drop you at the main "Aime Gare Routiere". This is the bus and train station of Aime and you can see it in googlemaps. It's quite small and it does get busy on Saturdays. Our services may not be listed on the TV screens, so look out for a bus with "Ben's Bus - Grenoble Airport" in the window or ask a driver for help.
From Aime you can make your own way to many of the nearby ski resorts either by public transport or private taxi. Read the "Onward Transport from Aime" section on this page for more information on this.
To get from Aime to your final destination, you have quite a few options, including taxis, trains and public buses.
To see detailed information on these different options, including links to websites and phone numbers, visit our Aime page and expand the section at the bottom, "ONWARD TRANSPORT FROM AIME". You can also find a section at the bottom of this page entitled "USEFUL INFORMATION ABOUT AIME".
- We provide a telephone number on your e-Ticket in case you need to contact us.
- We always try to call our missing passengers to help them out.
- We have bilingual managers to greet you at the the Airport and reps in resort to help you with your transfer.
- We typically use large 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 very infrequently, our transfers from Grenoble Airport may require a stop at Moutiers, where you may need to change over to another feeder coach. Our reps and / or drivers will help you with this and we will try and keep this inconvenience to a minimum.