Getting here and travelling
GETTING TO LES CARROZ
As the gateway to the Grand Massif, the resort-village of Les Carroz is the shortest route to a typical mountain holiday, taking in the scenery on the ski slopes, hiking trails or via a host of activities.
Just 15 minutes from the motorway exit, 50 minutes from Geneva airport, 2 hours from Lyon and 5 hours from Paris… For a day, a weekend or a week, coming to Les Carroz to enjoy the great outdoors and great skiing is easy!
Start planning your stay with us in the French Alps now by checking out our access routes, free shuttle service and professional transport solutions.
Geneva, Lyon, Chambéry and Annecy are all within easy reach of Les Carroz. Professional transport companies will take you from Geneva International Airport, around 45 minutes away, to the resort (Les Carroz Transfert or Balme Transfert – see detailed list below).
No matter your point of departure, from France or Switzerland, your final destination and your mountain holiday will be accessible in record time!
Geneva: 50 mins
From the A40 motorway, take exit 19, “Flaine – Les Carroz”, then follow the RN 205 towards Sallanches. At the roundabout near the Magland Super U, turn left onto the D6. First, you’ll pass through Arâches before arriving at Les Carroz.
Estimated journey time from the motorway exit: 15 mins
To know the state of the roads and the traffic conditions, consult the departmental route information.
Cluses (the nearest), Geneva, Annecy or Lyon: there are several train stations offering rail services.
From the Geneva stations (Cornavin or airport), the new Léman Express train line (L3) serves the Cluses station in 1h30. Tickets can be purchased on the SNCF website.
From the Cluses station, the “Les Carroz Flaine Express” bus service runs to Les Carroz. Booking your ticket is mandatory via the operator’s website
FREE SHUTTLE BUSES
The ski buses run from your accommodation to the start of the ski runs (Kédeuze cable car). All the resort’s hamlets and residential areas are served, so all you have to do is find the stop nearest to you!
Several lines to get you around:
A: Pré du bois > Tourist Office > Cable Car
BC: La Frasse > Araches > Le Laÿs – Le Bry – Les Feux – Cable Car
D: Cable Car > Les Genièvres > Tourist Office > Les Servages
All these lines pass through the town centre – a bus stop located at the Tourist Office.
TAXIS AND PASSENGER TRANSPORT