Aussois is a popular ski resort in the French Alps. It is close to the popular Val Thorens resort. It is a quiet resort compared to some others. The slopes can cater for all levels of experience and are also popular with snowboarders. In the summer months Aussois is popular with mountain bikers and hikers. The village itself is small and quaint. There are shops and other facilities and there is a choice of hotels, guest houses and chalets to rent in the region. This is an area that is very beautiful with fine Alpine views.
Aussois is located in France and is enclosed by a number of airports, including a few major ones. You can book flights to a number of airports including Chambery, Grenoble, Geneva, Lyon and Turin. Aussois is at least a couple of hours away from any of the airports. The nearest are Grenoble and Chambery, which are only about an hour's drive to the French resort. It is recommended that, for convenience, you book airport transfers. This is the most direct method of getting to and from Aussois.
Public transport options are limited because of lack of a rail link to Aussois. If you are thinking of using public transport bear in mind that changes will be necessary at some point. Aussois is not an easy resort to get to, being quite remote.
You have to take a train if you are traveling from Chambery and change to bus in Modane. It takes two hours to get to Aussois. You can take the train if you travel from Grenoble, Lyon or Geneva as well, but the journey takes up to three to four hours
Although there are airports relatively close to Aussois, journey times to the resort can be long. We recommend that you book airport transfers. This convenient method of travel to and from the resort is also the most cost effective. It is by far the quickest method, and is a guaranteed journey. With no rail links to the resort public transport is a limited option.