More relaxing, more enjoyable and a good way of
reducing your carbon footprint, getting to your ski resort by train
can be comparable in door to door time with flying. Daniel Elkan
selects 12 resorts in Europe that you can reach easily by
Innsbruck airport is surrounded by snowy
mountain peaks and has short transfer times to over 20 Tirolean ski
resorts. The airport is just a few kilometres from the motorway
which makes the Tirol an ideal choice for weekend skiing as well as
The Glacier Express between Zermatt and
St Moritz and shorter Bernina Express from Pontresina near St
Moritz and Tirano in Italy reach higher than 2,000m and are among
the most famous railway journeys in the world.
Getting to ski resorts in the USA is not always as
simple as it might seem. Here we offer a few tips to take some of
the pain out of flying around the USA including some airports to
avoid if you can.