Getting to St Gervais
One of the great attractions of St Gervais is its proximity to Geneva. The transfer only takes about an hour, and there are private and shared transfer services from the airport to the resort. St Gervais also has its own rail station (Saint-Gervais-les-Bains-Le-Fayet) so is easy to reach by train.
Nearest airports to St Gervais
Genève International Airport – 70 km (approximately 60 minutes travel time by car).
Chambéry Airport – 130 kms (approximately 90 minutes travel time by car).
Lyon St Exupery Airport – 210 kms (approximately 2 hours and 15 minutes by car).
Airport Transfers to St Gervais
Cheaper shared transfer services like ChamExpress or MegevExpres run to a schedule whilst private transfer services like GVA Transfers leave when you are ready. The main ChamExpress drop-off and pick-up point is Le Fayet railway station, 5 km to the north of the city centre; whilst the MegevExpress drop-off and pick-up point is the lift going up to Le Bettex at the south-west end of town, but both can also drop you off and pick up from your accommodation if arranged
ChamExpress provides frequent, low cost, shared airport transfers from Geneva Airport and private direct to St Gervais-Le Fayet train station (and onto your accommodation if necessary). Individuals and groups can book on a seat-by-seat basis. See timetables and prices, and book online>
MegevExpress has frequent, low fare, door to door, shared airport transfers from Geneva Airport, to the Le Bettex lift station in St Gervais, (and onto your accommodation if necessary) with vehicles typically leaving every 2 hours. See timetables and prices, and book online>
GVA Transfers’ modern fleet of vehicles includes cars, minivans, minibuses and coaches, providing quick and comfortable private transfers for individuals and groups of any size from Geneva Airport to St Gervais and the surrounding villages. GVA offer competitive prices, wait if your flight’s delayed, and their 24/7 office is available in case your plans change. At Geneva you’re always met by a GVA representative and taken to your vehicle, which is just a short walk away due to priority parking. Get a transfer quote and book online >>>
Alps2Alps Transfers to St Gervais from Chambery, Grenoble, Lyon and Geneva Airports
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Airport Car Hire / Car Rental for St Gervais
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Public Bus Transfers from Geneva Airport
The Borini bus service runs from right outside Geneva airport into the centre of St Gervais four times a day. Tickets can be bought from the information desk in the airport but it’s also possible to pre-book online. Alternatively, ride the SAT bus to La Fayet – which is slightly cheaper – then get a bus up to St Gervais.
Driving to St Gervais
1 hour from Geneva (70km) on the A40
2 hours from Lyon (180 km)
4 hours from Milan (300 km) through the Mont-Blanc tunnel
6 hours from Paris (600 km)
Getting to St Gervais by Rail
Direct trains run from Paris to La Fayet. Le Fayet train station is 5km from St Gervais centre and there is a bus service into St Gervais itself and taxis. Miage Taxi – +33 (0) 6 08 63 65 34 [email protected] – run by Olivier and his wife Natalie offer a reliable and friendly taxi service in St Gervais including transfers to and from Le Fayet railway station and the airport.