Access to Tignes

You can easily access Tignes by car, train or plane…

Daily and frequent Eurostar, Thalys and TGVs trains to Bourg-St-Maurice.

For a direct Eurostar train departing from the UK : view fares and schedule
On Saturday 18th March, there is a direct Eurostar train leaving London at (tba) and arriving in Bourg-Saint-Maurice at (tba).
On Saturday 25th March, there is a direct Eurostar train leaving Bourg-Saint-Maurice at (tba) and ariving in London at (tba).

For a direct Thalys train departing from Belgium : view fares and schedule

For a direct Thalys train departing from the Netherlands : view fares and schedule

For a TGV train departing from France and other countries : view fares and schedule

Geneva Cointrin, Lyon Saint-Exupéry, Grenoble Saint-Geoirs and Chambéry are the closest international airports to Tignes.

For the companies and flights available from these airports click on the links below.

Road Map

A430 Chambéry – Albertville, dual carriage way until Moûtiers, N90 until Bourg-St-Maurice, D902 until Tignes.

Warning ! Do not follow your GPS instructions if it advise you to go through the Petit Saint Bernard or the Iseran pass as those passes are closed during winter !
More information about the opening of those passes : +

Car Park

For the convenience of pedestrians, parking is regulated in the resort. When arriving in Tignes by car you can take advantage of the drop-off areas next to your accommodation to unload your luggage, then you will have to leave your car in a car park during your stay.

There are 2 paid public car parks in Val Claret:

  • ‘Grande Motte’ external car park located in the lower part of Val Claret, which can only be booked on site (€85/£76 for 5/6/7 days)
  • ‘Golf’ covered car park located in the upper part of Val Claret and close to the cinema and the hotel les Suites, which can be booked in advance for 5/6/7 days from Friday/Saturday/Sunday to Friday/Saturday/Sunday of the following week (€88/£79 for 5/6/7 days).

Alternatively you can also book your parking space at your selected accommodation if there is a car park available at your residence/hotel (please check the P sign on top of the residence/hotel description page on our web site).

We strongly recommend that you reserve your parking space in advance, either in the ‘Golf’ car park or the car park of your residence/hotel when making your reservation.  If you wish to book a parking space at your residence/hotel (only for the résidences or hotels offered on our web site) instead of the ‘Golf’ covered car park, please email us in advance and we will let you know how to proceed.

There is also one free car park available in les Tignes les Brévieres (5 km away from Val Claret). From this car park there is a free shuttle bus running every 30 minutes that will bring you to Val Claret.

Access Map