Transfers from Lyon Airport to Tignes

Transfers from Lyon airport to Tignes will take around 3 hours and is mostly on motorway until you get to the foothills of the Alps in Moûtiers.

Lyon is the third business airport in France and is one of our popular arrival airports when heading to Tignes.

Mountain Rescue Transfers offer private airport transfers from Lyon to Tignes all winter long as well as offering summer transfers to Mountain Bikers, walkers and active adventure holiday makers.

About our Transfers from Lyon airport to Tignes

We offer our Private and Business Class services from Lyon to Tignes 24/7 during the winter months. Private transfers means you have sole occupancy of one or more of our comfortable VW vehicles. The service is tailored to your groups requirements. Our driver meets you from your flight and whisks you off to your ski accommodation in Tignes. There is no waiting for other groups or flights you go direct from Lyon to Tignes.

Our Private transfer vehicles are long wheel base Volkswagen minibuses, they will carry up to 8 passengers and luggage including skis no trouble at all. Each seat has good legroom and  individual climate control.

Book a Business Class Transfers and you get the same excellent service but in our premium vehicles we use VW Mulitvans and Tiguan Allspace R line model SUVs so offer higher levels of comfort and little extras like onboard WI-FI, reclining leather seats, I pads with entertainment.

Getting to Tignes from Lyon airport

The Airport of Lyon Saint Exupery was named after a famous writer and pilot back in 2000 and nowadays is a hub for Air France and Easy Jet

Our lovely driver will meet you at the arrivals area and load up ready for the trip. Once leaving the airport you will be heading towards Chambéry down the A43 motorway.

Once you have passed Chambéry you head on towards the town of Albertville, the location of the 1992 winter Olympics.

Onwards from Albertville is Moûtiers and then to Bourg Sainte Maurice home to all the big supermarkets in the area and frequently visited by masses of chalets hosts.

Climbing up the mountain towards Tignes Les Brevieres 1550 meters then over the dam to the newly named Tignes 1800 then Tignes Le Lac and finally at the foot of the glacier Tignes Val Claret.

Mountain Rescue recommend you land relatively early in Lyon if travelling on a Saturday. This will help you avoid any traffic build up that usually occurs on the mountain roads later in the day. Departure time from Tignes to Lyon will normally be around 5h 30 min before your flight time. This is subject to change, see at the time of booking.

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