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This page will tell you all you need to know about transfers to La Norma a ski resort in French Alps with 65km of Piste and altitudes ranging from 1350m to 2750m above sea level. This resort has direct access to 65km of downhill skiing, with 27 individual pistes, served by 19 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.
Norma is a French ski resort located mainly in the municipality of Villarodin-Bourget in the Savoie department in the Rhône-Alpes region.Perched at 1,350 meters above sea level on the southern flank of the Haute-Maurienne valley in the peripheral zone of the Vanoise National Park, the Norma station is managed jointly by the municipalities of Villarodin-Bourget and Avrieux. Dominated by the tip of Norma, culminating at 2917 m, the ski area extends over 700 hectares between 1350 to 2750 m, and has 65 km of slopes, usually surrounded by fir and larch. The station is equipped with 18 lifts (1 gondola, 1 chairlift, 6 chair lifts, 5 ski lifts and 1 rope) and 27 pistes (2 black, 11 red, 7 blue, 7 green).The natural snowfall the resort is completed by a hundred snow cannons to cover over 80% of the ski area.
There are six Airports within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to La Norma are perfectly feasible. Chambery 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 Turin Caselle airport Mon-Sun · 3 times per day and the travel time is 3 hours and 56 minutes. From Genoa airport too trains run Mon-Sun · twice per day and the journey time is 15 hours and 16 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.