Market Town of Bourg d'Oisans sits at the bottom of Alpe d'Huez
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How to get to Bourg d'Oisans

By Plane

Our nearest airport is Grenoble Isere at 90km (1hr30), This however tends to be used more as a winter ski airport so we suggest you use either Lyon or Geneva

  • Lyon airport is 140km (2hr00), a large international airport receiving flights from many UK regional airports as well as long haul flights.

  • Geneva at 190km (2hr45) is a much larger international airport with a large number of flights available.

  • Chambéry-Savoie airport is 115km (1hr45), and provides winter only flights from the low cost airlines

If you arrive at Lyon Airport by plane we recommend catching either the train or airport coach to Grenoble.

From Lyon Airport

From Lyon you can take the train direct from the airport terminal to Grenoble, for information on the train times and tickets see or . For the airport coach see website

From Geneva Airport

If you arrive at Geneva or Chambrey Airports we recommend catching the airport coach to Grenoble. As you arrive in the arrivals hall at the airport immediately in front of you is the information desk where you can be pointed to the coach stop, it is approx 50m and signposted for long distance coaches.  Your ticket can be purchased on the day from the information desk or in advance via the website 

All airports have car hire facilities.

By Train

Grenoble has a major railway station in the centre of the city receiving regular trains from all over Europe.

You can take the Eurostar service from London to Paris and a direct TGV from Paris to Grenoble. This service requires a station change in Paris, it is simple and well signposted via the metro (underground), however, allow at least an hour for the transfer in case of a delay on your arriving train and to negotiate the metro.  Bikes in bags and boxes are welcomed on both service without charge.

By Bus

There are a few companies offering a bus/bike service from the UK to Grenoble, have a look at

For services from Lyon Airport look at For services from Geneva Airport look

For local buses from Grenoble to Bourg d’Oisans the service provider is Transisere, timetables and prices can be found on their website s subject to your arrival time in Grenoble the bus can be a great option as the fare is approx 5euros and they are happy to take your bike.

By Minibus

We areno longer able to provide transfers for our customers. Please contact us for local firms that can provide this service for you.