How to get to Alpe d'Huez

By plane

Alpe d'Huez is very accessible given the nearby airports and motorways. If you are landing at Grenoble or Chambery, airport transfers from either airport will take approx 2 hours. Airport transfers from Geneva to Alpe d'Huez take a little longer averaging around 3 hours.

Airport distances

Airport Distance
Grenoble 110 km
Lyon 163 km
Geneva 208 km


Once at Grenoble, get the A480 autoroute and follow signs for Sisteron/Gap. Take exit N°8 "Gap, Briançon, Vizille - Stations de l'Oisans" which joins the RN85, then the D1091 to Bourg d'Oisans, then the RD211 which takes you in to Alpe d'Huez.

By train

The nearest train station is Grenoble which is 63kmaway from the resort. From the station, you can take a taxi or take one of the regular buses that go up to the resort.

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Ski holiday extras

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