Airport Transfer to RisoulThis page explains all you need to know about airport transfers to Risoul. This exciting and popular ski resort is located in the French Alps close to the border with Italy. It is part of the Foret Blanche ski area. We have listed all airport transfer options in order of distance and time to Risoul. The closest airports are those at the top of the list. This should help you find the right transfer for your needs. We have also included information and advice on alternative transport links. There is added information on public transport links at the bottom of the page.
Some Facts about RisoulRisoul 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 close to the Italian border. At 1850m above sea level it is partnered with near neighbour Vars to become the Foret Blanche ski area. There are up to 180km of runs from a maximum altitude of 2750m. The resort offers excellent access to the slopes thanks to well designed ski lifts. Risoul 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.
From which airport can I reach Risoul?Nice airport in Italy is the nearest, most convenient airport. The airports at Turin in Italy, Grenoble in France and Geneva in Switzerland are the next nearest. There are no direct rail links from any of the airports to Risoul. This means that multiple changes are needed. We strongly recommend you book airport transfers. These are the most convenient and direct method of getting to Risoul, and offer you a comfortable guaranteed journey. Some visitors prefer to hire a car and there are facilities at all the airports listed.
Is there public transport to Risoul?As there are no direct rail links to Risoul 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 Risoul:
Take the train to Gap station (TGV from Paris, Marseille etc), then the bus from Gap station to Risoul
Travel direct by bus from Nice airport to Risoul
There is a shuttle bus from Marseille to Risoul
Visit our transfer request page should you want to submit an airport transfer to Risoul.
Advice on transportation to RisoulRisoul is not served by a direct rail link. This means that you will need to make several changes if ravelling 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.