Tignes Val Claret
Geneva to Tignes Val Claret Transfers
AlpyBus offer shared and private transfers to the popular ski resort of Tignes. Tignes Val Claret is the highest section of this large ski resort in the French Alps. The resort sits at 2300 meters and gives unrivalled access to the skiable terrain via ski lifts and the funicular train.
Get a Quote for a shuttle transfer to Tignes
Our shared shuttle service runs from Thursday to Monday at set times, our quote generator will suggest the most suitable time for you based on your fight arrival and departure times.
Use the quote generator to find the best price and transfer for you, plus, if you find a cheaper quote we will beat it. Our shared transfers to Tinges stop at the following locations-
Tignes Val Claret at the Grand Motte Glacier Car Park and the Val Claret Car Park, check out our timetables below.
Quick Guide To Tignes Val Claret
Tignes Val Claret serves as the main resort in the Tignes area, it hold most of the nightlife, pubs, bard and a good range of restaurants. The accommodation on offer up here is good, with places like Club Med and UCPA as well ass some swish hotels (Maison Bouvier) and a good range of affordable accommodation with self catered apartments on offer too.
As we have already highlight, the access to the ski domain Espace Killy, or as its now know as Tignes Vla D’Isere, is brilliant. You have 5 lifts to choose from up here, Tuffs (which links you over to Val D’Isere), Les Lanches, Bollin, Fresse and Tichot plus the Grand Motte funicular train.
The resort sits on 2 levels, accessible by lifts up and down. The upper part of the resort is where most of the restaurants and bars are and the bottom has the ski rental shops, parking and the funicular train.
Skiing in Tignes runs from September to May with a re-opening in the mornings in July for summer skiing, always snow dependant, and it can be a little slushy but hey, it is July.
In terms of places to eat, Tummy Restaurant is a firm favourite for amazing burgers, pizzas and waffles. If you want something cheesier look no further than Le Gratalu, furnished with sheepskins in a traditional chalet style you’ll find plenty of raclette options as well as cheese and meat fondues. For après ski this is the area for you, with the most bars and clubs, the Couloir Bar offers live music and DJ’s, or Grizzlys bar for cocktails or vin Chaud.
For those needing lessons, you have a wide choice of options for ski lessons in Val Claret, Evolution 2, Free Flow Ski and the ESF all have offices up here and with the terrain nudging beginner onto more intermediate pistes it would certainly be recommended.
Tignes Val Claret is a great resort in Summer and Winter with mountain biking being popular and lots of hiking and trial routes, there’s also an incredible sports centre at Tignes Le Lac as well as the lake itself for swimming and other water based activities.
Overall if you are looking for the hustle and bustle, Tignes Val Claret would be the best resort for you, serving as the main hub for both skiing and nightlife. But there are plenty of other choices on offer such as Les breviere, if you want a resort that looks more traditional and quaint, as well as Les Boisses (1800) Le Lac and Lavacet.
Tignes Val Claret Timetables & Pick Up Points
Our timetables for Tignes are listed below, we offer up to 6 departures each day. We offer pick up and drop offs at all of the main resorts. Tignes Val Claret (one pick up in Val Claret at the high end of the resort and one down by the Motte Glacier Parking), Tignes Le Lac, Tignes Lavachet, Tignes 1800 (also know as Les Boisses) Tignes Les Brevieres as well as Bourg St Maurice.
Tignes Val Claret Shared Shuttle Timetables
Tignes Val Claret Shared Shuttle Timetables
Departures (Departure times FROM Resorts TO Airport)
Tignes Val Claret (Val Claret - Parking and Grand Motte Bus Stop) to Geneva Airport.
KEY INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR TRANSFER BETWEEN GENEVA AIRPORT AND TIGNES VAL CLARET
On arrival into Geneva airport simply head to our transfer desk in the arrivals hall. For more information on how to find us click here.
- Private Transfer Time to and from Tignes Val Claret- 3 hours.
- The shared Transfer time to Tignes Val Claret is 3.5 - 4 hours.
- Shared transfers are not door to door but we offer a variety of stops, check the timetable and maps for your most suitable drop off and pick up points.
- On Private transfers we drop off door to door (if the address supplied is accessible by road and depending on road conditions)
- Ski's or snowboard's, and luggage are all included in the price of your transfer but must be indicated on the booking.
- Baby and booster seats are provided free of charge, simply add this to your booking. Children and babies still require a full seat in a transfer vehicle so count as 1 passenger.
- On your return we will send you an SMS the day before your departure with your pick up time.
Looking for suggestions on where to stay, eat, rent gear or book a holiday in Tignes? Our useful links page has plenty of great suggestions handpicked by us.