Brides-les-Bains is a small town in South-Eastern France nestled in the Alps. It is home to one of the most popular ski resorts in the region. It is part of the ‘Trois Vallees’ ski area. The resort offers excellent access to the slopes thanks to well designed ski lifts. Brides-les-Bains is a pleasant town with a number of hotels and guest houses. There are also restaurants and bars for evening entertainment. It serves all types of skiers, with the lower slopes being appropriate for beginners.
The closest airport to Brides-les-Bains is either Chambery or Grenoble. Both Lyon and Geneva are also options but transfer time can be over three hours during peak travel time. Please note if you fly into one of the Italian airports you will have to travel through the Mt Blanc tunnel to get to Brides-les-Bains as all the mountain roads and passes are closed during the winter. Here are the distances from airports that links this resort to other parts of the world:
As there are no direct rail links to Brides-les-Bains the public transport option are limited. There are some available if you prefer to use this method. The downside is that the journey will be longer than taking an airport transfer. Below are the main viable methods of public transport to Brides-les-Bains:
Brides-les-Bains is not served by a direct rail link. This means that you will need to make several changes if travelling by rail. This can lead to lengthy journey times. By far the best way to get to and from the resort is to book an airport transfer. The convenience of regular shuttles, and direct journeys, means shorter journey times. You also get the most cost-effective method of travel, and a guaranteed trip. The comfort and peace of mind in booking airport transfers is also welcome.