Airport Transfer to Morzine, Portes du SoleilThis page will tell you all you need to know about airport transfers to Morzine, one of the most popular ski resorts in France. Located in the spectacular Alps in the shadow of Mont Blanc, it is part of the massive Portes du Soleil ski area. . We have listed the airports in order of time and 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 are given towards the end of the page.
Some Facts about MorzineMorzine is a very popular ski resort in France. It is part of the ?Portes du Soleil? ski area which is one of the largest of all. The resort is close to Mont Blanc, Europe?s highest mountain. Skiing is of the highest order and the slopes cater for all experience levels. It is well known for some challenging off-piste runs. The village of Morzine has many hotels and guest houses, and is home to a number of restaurants and bars that cater for winter sports fans. It is small resort by the standards of the region and offers a friendly and welcoming atmosphere.
From which airport can I reach Morzine?The closest airport to Morzine is Geneva which is just one hour from the resort. Other options for the French part of Portes du Soleil are Chambery or Lyon. Both Berne and Zurich are also options for the Swiss ski resorts but transfer time can be two to three hours during peak travel time. Please note if you fly into Turin airport you will have to travel through the Mt Blanc tunnel to get to any Portes de Soleil resort as other mountain roads and passes are closed during the winter. We recommend the use of airport transfers for convenience and speed. You may also wish to consider hiring a car, as facilities are available at all the airports.
Is there public transport to Morzine?There are public transport options to get to Morzine, but you should bear in mind the lack of a direct rail connection. This means that many changes may be necessary. Journey times will be longer than normal. Airport transfers offer a much more viable connection. If you do want to take the public transport option the following are ways to get to Morzine.
Many operators offer shuttle buses or shared transfers into the Porte du Soleil region
There is a train from Geneva airport to Thonon-les-Bains or Cluses, and a shuttle bus to Morzine
You can get a train from Lyon airport to Thonon-les-Bains or Cluses, and a shuttle bus to Morzine
There is a train from Berne to Monthey and Champèry, and a shuttle bus to Morzine
Visit our transfer request page should you want to submit an airport transfer to Morzine.
Advice on Transportation to MorzineWhile many people do use the above public transport links they are time consuming. You are much better off booking an airport transfer from the airport where you land. 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 Morzine.