This page is about the airport transfer options open to you in Samnaun, a popular ski resort in the Swiss Alps. Situated in the famous Aosta Valley ski area, it lies in splendorous scenery in Northern Italy. Samnaun is paired with Ischgl to create one of the premier ski resorts in the region. It is very close to the borders with Italy, Germany and Austria. We have listed airport transfers in order of distance and transfer time from Samnaun. This is so that you can find the one that suits you best. You will find the airport closest to the resort at the top of the list. The page also offers additional help and advice on alternative travel options. There is also information on public transport in the region.
Samnaun is a popular Swiss resort that, with neighbouring Ischgl, is a superb place for skiing. There are many different runs in the area that lend themselves to various levels of experience, from novices to experts. There are also exciting off-piste runs among the mountains. Samnaun has a choice of hotels and guest houses, and there are many bars and restaurants to choose from. A small and welcoming resort, it is unusual in Alpine resorts in that it boasts its own railway station. It’s proximity to Italy, Germany and Austria opens up many possibilities for tourists.
The closest airport to Samnaun is either Zurich, Basel, Innsbruck or Friedrichshafen. Berne, Munich, Salzburg and Stuttgart are also viable options, although transfer times can be over 3 hours. Please note that Samnaun has a train station and can be reached by rail. However rail travel times can be long depending on the arrival airport with multiple changes of trains. The most convenient airport for public transport to Samnaun is Zurich. We recommend that you consider the use of airport transfers for the most convenient journey to the resort, or you may prefer to hire a car at one of the listed airports.
There are plenty of public transport options available for visitors to Samnaun, especially with the added bonus of the rail link. However, it is worth remembering that changes will be needed if travelling by bus or train. This increases your journey time. We advise the use of airport transfers for convenience. For example, by train via the Vereina tunnel the travelling time from Zürich to Samnaun on public transport is about 4 hours. If you are intending to use the public transport network, the following are the most popular routes:
Visit our transfer request page should you want to submit an airport transfer to Samnaun.
We strongly advise that you use airport transfers. By booking a transfer you will benefit from a direct journey to Samnaun. You also have the convenience and safety of a regular shuttle or transfer service. This is by far the quickest and most cost-effective way of getting from the airport to the resort, and also the most comfortable and safe. Transfers can be booked in advance to guarantee your journey.