Public Bus Service To Meribel:

Public transport from the airports to Meribel is not always easy.There are public bus services to Meribel from Geneva , Lyon, & Chambery airports. For Grenoble Airport Bens Bus runs weekend shuttles. Otherwise it means a private transfer. Go to our transfer sharing forum if you want to share and save money.

All the public bus service schedules arrive at Moutiers rail station. From Moutiers there is a regular public bus service up to Meribel ,Mottaret and Courchevel. Single fare to Meribel at last count was 12 euros.(2015)

Geneva Airport

Altibus runs a service regular every day. Geneva Airport  is the easiest by far for public bus service or scheduled shared transfers. There is also a train service to Moutiers but it involves 3 changes. Here is the Geneva to Moutiers Train schedule

Grenoble Airport

Grenoble is the most difficult for weekdays but ok at weekends as Bens Bus run scheduled services. There are also regular trains from Grenoble to Moutiers Station. Here is the Grenoble  to Moutiers Train Schedule

Lyon Airport

Lyon airport has public services to Meribel via Moutiers. At weekends Bens Bus also have scheduled shared transfers to Moutiers. There is also a regular train service from Lyon to Moutiers. Here is the Lyon to Moutiers Train Schedule

Chambery Airport

This is the one if you plan on hiring a car. Only a short drive to Meribel. Public bus service is limited. You can however get a train to Moutiers. Here is the Chambery to Moutiers Train Schedule

It is actually possible to get to Meribel by train from all the airports.  All services arrive via Chambery. These are also irregular but we shall publish timetables as soon as we get them.

Here are  the links for WINTER SKI BUS  services:

GENEVA AIRPORT BUS SERVICE (DAILY) TO MERIBEL & MOTTARET VIA MOUTIERS
(journey time about 3 hours)

CHAMBERY AIRPORT BUS SERVICE (SAT/SUN)TO MERIBEL & MOTTARET VIA MOUTIERS
(journey time about 2 hours)

LYON AIRPORT BUS SERVICE  (FRI/SAT/SUN ) TO MERIBEL & MOTTARET VIA MOUTIERS
(journey time about 3 hours)

GRENOBLE BUS SERVICE (SAT/SUN) TO MERIBEL &  MOTTARET VIA MOUTIERS
(journey time about 3 hours)

You might find at times it is better to hire a self drive car. It is an easy journey for driving. Just over 1 – 2  hours normally. We use  Car Hire 3000 as we find they  always come up with the best price. Make sure you have snow chains or snow tyres fitted.