Lyon Airport to Les Menuires transfers operate on Saturdays and Sundays during the 2020 / 2021 ski season. This is our 15th year running low cost transfers to the French Alps and our 6th running our Lyon to Les Menuires route. The Ben’s Bus network also includes shuttles from Geneva Airport to Les Menuires & Grenoble Airport to Les Menuires. We offer the cheapest transfers to Les Menuires and our staff will ensure a safe, reliable and comfortable journey. We usually transport passengers in large coaches, which reduces your carbon footprint.
LYON TO LES MENUIRES TRANSFERS
A Saturday Lyon to Les Menuires transfer with Ben’s Bus will cost you £89.80 Return or £49.80 Single. Children under 12 pay 10% less and groups of 6 or more, when booked as a Single or Return, get 1 seat for free. So you could pay as little as £75pp Return. We don’t charge anything for carrying skis or boards. Click on the banner above to get an Instant Quote for your group in seconds or visit our Prices page for more details. We’re sure you won’t find a cheaper way of getting from Lyon Airport to Les Menuires.
TRANSFER TIME FROM LYON AIRPORT TO LES MENUIRES
The transfer time from Lyon Airport to Les Menuires is between 3 hours – 3 hrs 30 mins, depending on the date, time of day, the weather and traffic. We allow more time for the journey when we know the travel conditions may be bad. The distance from Lyon Airport to Les Menuires is 187 km. We have up to 5 well timed buses going back and forth each Saturday, so you shouldn’t have to wait long. Visit the section BUS TIMES below to see more details. The route our vehicles usually take is the A43 (E70) motorway to Albertville, via Chambery, then the N90 national road to Moutiers before climbing the D117 up to Les Menuires.
BUS STOP IN LES MENUIRES
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 LYON AIRPORT
Our shared ski transfers from Lyon Airport to Les Menuires run on the following dates.
Every SATURDAY from the 12th December 2020 until the 10th April 2021
Every SUNDAY from the 20th December 2020 until the 11th April 2021.
AT ALL OTHER TIMES: We do not operate this service on weekdays. We would recommend taking the shuttle bus service from Lyon Airport to Grenoble city centre. From Grenoble you can take a train (with SNCF) or bus to Moutiers and then a local bus or taxi to Les Menuires. The Tourist Office can help you with this. Alternatively, you could book a book a private taxi.
Please Note The Following Exceptions:
– On the 12th and 20th December we only have services from Lyon airport.
– On the 10th and 11th April we only have services to Lyon airport.
The times below are only a guide to our bus times. For accurate bus times, use our Online Booking Form and enter your flight details to see what buses we have available on your dates. If we do not have a bus to suit your flight, expand the DATES section above to see what advice we offer on alternative methods of transport.
Please consider that you could still travel with us on one leg of your journey as you may be able to book a Single with us and travel the other leg of your journey with another company.
LYON AIRPORT > LES MENUIRES
SATURDAYS: Departing Lyon Airport at: 10:15* | 11:15 | 14:30 | 16:20* | 17:50
*Only certain dates.
SUNDAYS: Departing Lyon Airport at: 11:50
LES MENUIRES > LYON AIRPORT
SATURDAYS: Expected Arrival at Lyon Airport at: 07:20* | 09:00* | 13:10 | 16:55
*On the 4th & 11th April these services will be replaced by one arriving at 09:30
SUNDAYS: Expected Arrival at Lyon Airport at: 07:50
The transfer time between Lyon Airport & Les Menuires is usually between 3 hours & 3 hours 30 mins. 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 Les Menuires depart from either Bus Bay 11 or 12 of “Gare Routiere” on the Ground Floor of Terminal 1. There is a Transport Desk and, on Saturdays, a dedicated Ben’s Bus desk just inside the main doors opposite Bus Bay No. 2. Our reps will be wearing blue Bens Bus uniforms.
We pick up and drop off at the main bus station, the ‘Gare Routiere’, in the centre of Les Menuires. 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. Click this page to see the free Les Menuires In Resort Shuttle Buses which go around the resort.
Please note that Les Menuires is a large, sprawling resort in the mountains. It could be a long walk from our only bus stop to your accommodation and you should research this and understand this before booking with us. The shuttle buses do not operate 24hrs a day and local taxis may not agree to do a short in-resort journey.
Our buses are timed to give our customers at least 45 minutes to pass through Passport Control, Customs and Baggage Reclaim.
We may be able to hold our bus back for up to 15 minutes in case you are delayed. After 15 minutes, our vehicle may have to leave. If you miss your transfer, we will put you on our next service, availability permitting, at no extra cost. We have many buses going back and forth each day and our staff are trained to do the very best by our customers to ensure their holiday starts off on the right note.
- We provide an emergency telephone number on your e-Ticket in case you need to contact us.
- On Saturdays, 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.
We may ask you to change buses in Moutiers. Our team will help with this changeover.