Travelling to Sainte Foy – by Air
Flying to a Local Airport – Geneva, Lyon, Grenoble, Chambery
There are four airports that you can fly to in order to get to the resort of Sainte Foy Tarentaise. When you arrive at your airport, you have the choice of driving, taking public transport or booking a Première Neige Transfer to your destination. All of the airports are within three hour’s drive of your luxury accommodation.
Booking your flights is easy with our airport guide tables as below. Decide on your destination airport, determine your nearest departure airport and follow the link to your chosen airline.
With 17 years experience and local knowledge, we will endeavour to provide the best advice for your travel to resort.
Driving to Sainte Foy from the Airport – Our Top Tips
Geneva Airport – GVA
Suggested Airlines serving Geneva Airport
|Geneva||BA||London Gatwick, London Heathrow, London City|
|Geneva||Easyjet||Aberdeen, Belfast Intl., Birmingham, Bournemouth, Bristol, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Liverpool, London Gatwick, London Luton, London Southend, London Stansted, Manchester, Newcastle, Southampton|
|Geneva||Flybe||Birmingham, Cardiff, Exeter, Isle of Man, Jersey, Southampton|
|Geneva||Jet2||Birmingham, East Midlands, Edinburgh, Leeds Bradford, London Stansted, Manchester|
|Geneva||Swiss||Dublin, London Gatwick, London Heathrow|
Drive Time: Geneva Airport to Ste Foy
Geneva Airport is located in both Switzerland and France although it is easier to depart the airport from the Swiss side when travelling to Sainte Foy. The airport is around 2 hours 45 minutes from Sainte Foy (162 km / 100 miles).
Altibus – Geneva Airport straight to Ste Foy Resort (select Ste Foy Tarentaise Station on their website when booking) (approx 2 hours 45 minutes). Book directly online with Altibus.
Bensbus – Geneva Airport to Ste Foy Village (approx 2 hours and 45 minutes), there is then a shuttle bus up to Ste Foy Station.
Rail Europe – Geneva Airport to Bourg-Saint-Maurice via Chambéry (appx 3-4 hours depending on connections). The train station is below the airport, clearly signed in the arrival terminal. All trains from the airport stop at Geneva town station; it may be necessary to change at Geneva first. It is necessary to pass through customs so allow time for this when planning to travel from Switzerland to France on the train.
Lyon Airport – LYS
Suggested Airlines serving Lyon Airport
Grenoble Airport – GNB
Suggested Airlines serving Grenoble Airport
|Grenoble||Easyjet||Bristol, Edinburgh, Liverpool, London Gatwick, London Luton, London Stansted|
|Grenoble||Ryanair||Dublin, London Stansted|
|Grenoble||Jet2||Birmingham, East Midlands, Glasgow, Leeds Bradford, Manchester, Newcastle, London Stansted|
|Grenoble||Thomas Cook||Birmingham, London Gatwick, Manchester|
Drive Time: Grenoble Airport to Ste Foy
(Grenoble-Isère) is located around 2 hours 45 minutes from Sainte Foy (211km / 131 miles). The best driving route to Sainte Foy is often via Chambéry as it avoids driving through Grenoble which can be busy.
NB – We do not offer shared or private transfers from Grenoble Airport. We can help you with booking the transfer through one of our trusted partners.
Bensbus – Grenoble Airport to Ste Foy Village (approx 2 hours and 45 minutes), there is then a shuttle bus up to Ste Foy Station.
Chambery Airport – CMF
Drive Time: Chambery Airport to Ste Foy
Chambéry Airport: Aéroport de Chambéry-Savoie is just 1 hour 45 minutes to Ste Foy by car (124 km / 77 miles). It currently operates during the winter months but is continuing to grow in both size and the number of flights being scheduled there.
You would need to take a taxi to Chambéry town centre train station (10km from the airport). Get the train to Bourg-Saint-Maurice and then from there, a taxi, bus or Première Neige Transfer will need to be arranged to get up to Ste Foy.