Getting to St-Luc Chandolin
St-Luc and Chandolin are just 45 minutes by road from Sion Regional Airport and around 2 hours and 15 minutes by road from Geneva International Airport. Transfer options include direct fast trains from Geneva airport to Sierre-Siders then a local bus or taxi service to the resorts. The villages of St-Luc and Chandolin are just 4km apart.
Nearest Airports to St-Luc / Chandolin
Sion, the closest regional airport, has direct flights from London every Saturday in winter and is about a 45-50-minute drive from St-Luc / Chandolin. The nearest international airports, Geneva and Zurich airports, offer significantly more flight connections and the transfer time by road from Geneva airport is about 2 hours 15 mins and 3 hours 30 mins from Zurich airport.
Sion Airport 38-42km / 40-45 mins
Geneva Airport 192-196km / 2 hours 15 mins
Bern Airport 196-200km / 2 hours 20 mins
Zurich Airport 310km / 3 hours 20 mins
If flying to Sion Regional Airport, there is a bus service from the airport to Sion rail station then just a one-stop train journey to Sierre-Siders. The journey from the airport to Sierre takes around 30-40 minutes. Change again at Sierre-Siders for the local Post bus service which takes a further 45 minutes to St-Luc / Chandolin (line 451).
Airport Transfers to St-Luc / Chandolin
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Ski-Lifts Airport Transfers to St-Luc / Chandolin
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Rail Transfers to St-Luc / Chandolin / Val d’Anniviers
Sierre-Siders, the closest train station to the Val d’Anniviers, is just a 30-minute drive from St Luc or 40 minutes from Chandolin. From Geneva Airport to Sierre-Siders is a scenic 2-hour journey (direction Brig) via Geneva, Lausanne, Vevey, Montreux, Aigle, St-Maurice, Martigny and Sion to Sierre-Siders. Two trains depart every hour from Geneva Airport from around 5:00 am until 10:00 pm. Tickets can be booked online via Trainline, RailEurope and SBB and include free WiFi via the SBB FreeSurf App.
Local Bus & Taxi Services
There is an efficient bus service running between Sierre-Siders train station and St-Luc / Chandolin (line 451) and between the villages of St-Luc / Chandolin and Grimentz-Zinal (line 452). The journey from Sierre to St-Luc / Chandolin takes around 45 minutes by bus.
Local taxi services from Sierre to St-Luc / Chandolin cost around £100 to £130.
Taxi Sierre Tel: +41 78 656 39 38
Taxi Sierre 3960 Tel: +41 76 418 39 60
Taxi Sierre Imperial Tel: +41 27 456 39 68
Driving to St-Luc / Chandolin
Driving to St-Luc / Chandolin from Geneva Airport
Driving from Geneva airport to St-Luc / Chandolin is just under 200km and takes around 2 hours and 15 minutes by car. The scenic route follows the motorway along the north shores of Lake Geneva and via Lausanne, Martigny and Sion to Sierre (173km), then take exit 29 Sierre-Est and follow Route d’Anniviers. From Sierre to St-Luc / Chandolin is 30-35 minutes (20-25km). Once you leave the Rhone Valley at Sierre, it’s a winding route with steep drop-offs as well as stunning scenery so keep your eyes on the road and take extra care when driving at night and especially in winter.
Driving distances from European cities
London to St-Luc 1050km / 11 hours 40 mins
Calais to St-Luc 885km / 8 hours 30 mins
Paris to St-Luc 646km / 6 hours 45 mins
Frankfurt to St-Luc 610km / 6 hours 15 mins
Geneva to St-Luc 196km / 2 hours 15 mins
Zurich to St-Luc 312km / 3 hours 30 mins