TRANSFERS FROM GRENOBLE AIRPORT TO LES MENUIRES WITH BEN’S BUS
Ben’s Bus operates shared transfers from Grenoble Airport to Les Menuires on Saturdays (and Sundays to Moutiers) throughout the 2017 / 2018 ski season. We’ve been running low cost airport transfers to the French Alps for 11 years now. Each year we transport more passengers and expand our network. Our other routes include shuttles from Lyon Airport to Les Menuires & Geneva Airport to Les Menuires. We pride ourselves on offering the cheapest ski transfers on the market whilst still providing a fantastic service. Our transfers are regular and timely and we have many staff to ensure you have a smooth journey. We generally use large coaches which reduces your carbon footprint.
HOW MUCH DOES A SHARED TRANSFER FROM GRENOBLE AIRPORT TO LES MENUIRES COST?
A cheap ski transfer from Grenoble Airport (GNB) to Les Menuires with Ben’s Bus on Saturdays will cost you £85.50pp Return. With some great discounts for groups, you could pay as little as £71.25pp Return. A single starts at just £39pp. If you are travelling with children under 12, they will receive a 10% discount. Get an Instant Quote for your group in seconds or expand the PRICES Section below to see more details. We’re sure you won’t find a cheaper way of getting from Grenoble Airport to Les Menuires.
HOW LONG DOES THE JOURNEY FROM GRENOBLE AIRPORT TO LES MENUIRES TAKE?
The transfer time from Grenoble airport to Les Menuires is about 3 hours, depending on the date, time of day, weather and traffic conditions. We allow more time for the journey when we know traffic may be bad. The distance from Grenoble Airport to Les Menuires is 178 kms. We have up to 6 buses each Saturday and 1 Sunday morning service for Moutiers. Visit the section “BUS TIMES” below to find more details on this. The route our vehicles usually take is the A43 (E70) motorway to Albertville, then the N90 national road to Moutiers before climbing the D117 up to Les Menuires.
WHERE IS THE BUS STOP IN LES MENUIRES?
Ben’s Bus reps will greet you at Grenoble Airport. Although we don’t generally have a rep at Les Menuires, our drivers are trained to call our reps in Val Thorens and they’ll try to call you if you are not there on time. Our service stops at the main bus station in Les Menuires, the Gare Routiere. Expand the section “BUS STOP LOCATION” below to see a map of our stop in resort. This section also contains links and information about the free shuttle buses which circulate the resort. You can use these shuttle buses to get to your accommodation.
USEFUL INFORMATION ABOUT LES MENUIRES AND GRENOBLE AIRPORT
We run our shared ski transfers between Grenoble Airport & Les Menuires on Saturdays from the 9th December 2017 to the 14th April 2018
We operate a Sunday morning service between Grenoble Airport and Moutiers between the 17th December 2017 until the 1st April 2018. If you are on a flight that does not land in the morning, please follow the advice for Weekdays below.
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 or bus to Moutiers with SNCF, and then a public bus from Moutiers to Les Menuires with Altibus. Alternatively, you could book a private transfer from Grenoble Airport to Les Menuires with Actibus.
Please Note The Following Exceptions:
– On the 9th and 17th December 2017 we only have a service from Grenoble airport
– On the 14th April 2018 we only have a service to Grenoble airport
To find the price of your group quickly, use the Book Now button on the right. It will automatically calculate the price of your group, including all discounts.
- Adults (over 12 yrs old) £85.50pp Return & £46.80pp 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
- To see our policy on carrying children, please read the section below or visit our page dedicated to children
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 the price for your group and a list of all flights and our ski transfer bus times. Please note that on Sundays we only operate an early morning service to and from Moutiers. 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 Les Menuires.
The journey between Grenoble Airport and Les Menuires usually takes between 2 hours 50 minutes & 3 hours 20 minutes, covering a distance of 178km. Between Grenoble Airport & Moutiers the transfer takes between 2hrs & 2hrs 30 mins. We allow extra time on certain dates & certain times of the day when we know the traffic may be bad.
Please note that on Saturdays, we may ask you to change buses at Moutiers, the village at the bottom of the mountain. Our reps and / or drivers will help you with this.
We pick up and drop off at the main bus station, the 'Gare Routiere', in the centre of Les Menuires. Our bus will have a sign in the window. Please ensure you are at the stop 10 minutes before departure time to allow us to pack your luggage onto the bus and that you get on the right bus - we have buses going to other Airports too!! The GPS coordinates are 45.325458 6.538069 (45°19'31.6"N 6°32'17.1"E) and you can see it on google maps here.
Consult the Les Menuires Tourist Office Interactive map of the resort to help you find your accommodation in Les Menuires. The section at the bottom of this page will show details on the free Les Menuires In Resort Shuttle Buses which go around the resort.
To see our policy on Children travelling on our services out of Grenoble Airport, please visit our Children Page and expand the section GRENOBLE AIRPORT
Grenoble Airport is an efficient little airport and 30 minutes is 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.
- 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 larger vehicles 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 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.
Discounted Ski Hire
Ben's Bus is please to be able to offer you a discount on ski hire with our chosen partners. Please visit our Discounted Ski Hire page to find more details about how you get your discounts.
Discounted Ski Travel Insurance
Ben's Bus is please to be able to offer you a discount on travel insurance with our chosen partners. Please visit our Discounted Travel Insurance page to find more details about how you get your discounts.
Discounted Ski Lessons & Guiding
Ben's Bus is please to be able to offer you a discount on ski lessons with our chosen partners. Please visit our Discounted Ski Lessons page to find more details about how you get your discounts.