Auris-en-Oisans is one of the most popular ski resorts in the French Alps. Much of the accommodation is built slope side in beautiful surroundings in the mountains. The resort is also linked to a large network of skis areas. It is a relatively small resort but still manages to offer many restaurants and a selection of winter based sports activities. There are many hotels in the region with accommodation or all budgets, as well as guest houses and chalets to rent in the region. The area is particularly popular with families thanks to the nursery slopes.
The closest major airport is Grenoble, and from there, you can arrive by bus or car to the resort in just 1 hour and a half. However, the airport has no railway connection, and onward travel by public transport may result in multiple changes. There are alternative airports such as Chambery, Lyon and Geneva, but transfer time can be over two hours during peak travel time. Using any of these airports will mean you will have to travel part of the transfer by train and bus. This means longer journey times. We recommend that you use direct airport transfers from any of the airports listed.
Public transport can take you from your airport to Auris-en-Oisans. However, you will have to make changes as there is no rail link to the resort. This means longer journey times. If you do want to use the public transport system, the following are the more viable options.
From Grenoble you have to take a bus to Les Deux Alpes and you will have continue your journey by taxi. The journey takes about one and a half hour to get to the resort. You have to take a train to Grenoble if you are traveling from Lyon or Geneva. It takes about 3-4 hours to get to Auris-en-Oisans from these airports.
As there are no direct rail links getting to Auris-en-Oisans require many changes. This will inevitably add to your journey time. We strongly recommend you consider airport transfers. You will benefit from a direct journey by road and the quickest possible journey. You will also be traveling in comfort on a guaranteed scheduled shuttle. Airport transfers are also the most cost effective method of getting to and from Auris-en-Oisans and the surrounding ski area. They also offer the safest way of travelling with experienced drivers at the wheel.