Ben’s Bus operates Lyon Airport to Bourg St Maurice ski transfers on Saturdays from the 16th December 2023 – 30th March 2024. Bourg St Maurice is a town at the bottom of the mountain and the transport hub for many ski resorts. If you need to get to Val d’Isere or Tignes, we probably have a bus that will take you all the way there. If you’re heading to Sainte Foy, Les Arcs or La Rosiere, keep reading for information on our service from Lyon Airport to Bourg and the onward transport options to your resort.
LYON TO BOURG ST MAURICE TRANSFERS
We aim to provide the cheapest shared transfers on the market whilst still offering a fantastic service. We build our timetable around the most popular flights and our staff are trained to ensure your journey goes as smoothly as possible. Prices from Lyon Airport to Bourg St Maurice are £90pp Return, but with our group discounts, you could pay as little as £79pp. We also have a 10% discount for children under 12. We believe we are the cheapest way of getting from Lyon St Exupery Airport (LYS) to Bourg St Maurice.
Our shared ski transfers from Lyon Airport to Bourg St Maurice operate on the following dates:
SATURDAYS : From the 16th December 2023 – 30th March 2024. Visit our Alternative Transport page for recommendations and advice on getting to your resort on other dates.
SUNDAYS : We’re sorry but we do not operate on any Sunday from Lyon Airport. We do have a late morning service from Grenoble Airport on most Sundays. You could take a taxi between Lyon and Grenoble Airports (a 45 minute journey costing around €110) if the timings work for you. Use our Booking Form to see what times our Grenoble buses run. Otherwise, consider changing your flight so it arrives into Geneva or Grenoble or see what alternative transport options we recommend.
WEEKDAYS : We’re sorry but we do not operate on any weekday from Lyon Airport. Our alternative transport page may be able to help you.
Throughout the season, we have more buses on more Saturdays and Sundays from Grenoble Airport to Bourg and from Geneva Airport to Bourg. You could fly into one airport and out of another and then make 2 separate, single bookings with us. Or you could book one way with us and the other way with another company.
Please Note The Following Exceptions:
– On the 16th December we only have services from Lyon airport.
– On the 30th March we only have services to Lyon airport.
For accurate bus times, enter your travel details into our Booking Form. The next page will show you a price and ask for your flight details. Once you enter them, the page will refresh to show you our available buses. We generally only have 3 services a day: a mid morning, lunchtime and a late afternoon service from Lyon Airport. We only have 2 morning services from all resorts back to Lyon Airport.
MY FLIGHT INTO LYON AIRPORT ARRIVES AFTER THE LAST TIME LISTED : We’re sorry but we can’t help you. View our recommendations for alternative transport. It may be cheaper for you to change your flight to an earlier one so you can take our bus rather than pay for a more expensive transfer.
MY FLIGHT OUT OF LYON AIRPORT DEPARTS BEFORE THE FIRST TIME LISTED : We’re sorry but we can’t help you. You will probably need to book a private transfer.
USEFUL TIPS : You could book a Single with us for one leg of your journey and travel the other way with another company. You could also consider changing one or both of your flights into / out of Grenoble or Geneva Airports, as we have more frequent services from those airports on both Saturdays and Sunday.
The transfer time between Lyon Airport and Bourg St Maurice is usually between 2 hours 45 minutes and 3 hours 15 minutes, covering a distance of 188km. These times are approximations. Please remember that expected journey times are difficult to predict in the mountains due to weather and traffic conditions.
We allow extra time for the journey when we know the traffic may be bad. With years of experience driving this route, we know how long the transfer time may be depending on the time and date of the transfer. Put your flight details into our booking system and we will show you a list of available bus times. We may ask you to change buses at Moutiers. Our reps or drivers will help you with this.
Our coaches to Bourg depart from either Bus Bay 11 or 12 of the “Gare Routiere” on the Ground Floor of Terminal 1. Click the image to the left to see a more detailed map of the airport and location of our bus stops. On Saturdays, a uniformed Ben’s Bus rep will there to assist you.
We generally use Bay Number 13 of the main bus station in Bourg St Maurice, the “Gare Routiere”. This is the bus and train station, which can be located in the centre of town. From here, you can get onward transport with the local bus network or take a short walk to the Funicular station, which will take you up to Les Arcs in minutes. We ask our customers to keep an eye out for our vehicles as the bus station can get very busy and it’s not always possible to park at Bay Number 13. Our services may not be listed on the TV screens, so look out for a bus with “Ben’s Bus – Lyon Airport” in the window or ask a driver for help.
When you arrive at Bourg St Maurice you have a variety of transport options to get you to your final destination, including trains, taxis, funicular trains and public buses.
To see detailed information on these different options, please visit our Bourg St Maurice page and expand the section at the bottom, ONWARD TRANSPORT FROM BOURG ST MAURICE.
Don’t Forget! Ben’s Bus runs services from its airports to most of the ski resorts close to Bourg St Maurice. Click on the correct airport above to see if we service the resort that interests you.
Please visit our FAQ page and expand the question “What happens if my flight is delayed?”
- We provide links on your e-ticket to our Emergency Contact Numbers page in case you have a problem on transfer day.
- We have English speaking reps at the Airport and 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 we may ask you to change buses en-route. Our team will help you with this.