This page will tell you all you need to know about transfers to Fiesch, a ski resort in Swiss Alps with 45km of Piste and altitudes ranging from 1050m to 2870m above sea level. This resort has direct access to 45km of downhill skiing, with 11 individual pistes, served by 10 ski lifts. With pistes above 2500 metres, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.
We have listed the airports in order of distance from the resort, with the nearest at the top. This should give you the best idea of the airport transfer you need. We have also taken a look at alternative transport methods to and from the resort. Public transport options, if available, are given towards the end of the page.
Fiesch is a municipality in the district of Goms in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. The area around Fiescheralp is administered by Fiesch and is accessible by the Eggishorn lift. It has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage site for its view of the Jungfrau-Aletsch Protected Area. The main source of income of the village is tourism, especially hiking, mountain biking, paragliding, snowboarding and skiing, along with many other sports for which the village is an ideal starting point. Above Fiesch, in the Fiescheralp, there is a ski resort and a launch point for hang glider and paraglider pilots.
There is an airport within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Fiesch are perfectly feasible. Sion Airport is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.
The following airports link this resort to other parts of the world:
There are buses which ply to the resort from the airport listed above. Train options to this resort are also available with trains running from Sion airport Tue-Sat: 7 AM–8:30 PM · every 60 min and the travel time is 1 hours and 58 minutes. From Berne airport too trains run Mon-Sun: 6:30 AM–7:30 PM · every 60 min and the journey time is 2 hours and 37 minutes. Trains from other airports may take a longer time to reach the resort.
While many people do use the public transport listed above they can sometimes be time consuming like some train journeys from airports not listed above may take up a long time to reach the resort. You are much better off booking an airport transfer from the airport where you land especially if you are travelling as a group. You will benefit from a shorter journey time and a direct route. You also get the added bonus of travelling in comfort, and of a guaranteed journey that is pre-booked. Airport transfers are also the most cost-effective method of getting to this beautiful ski resort.