Access – Practical information

By train, by car, by plane….The choice is yours!

The 2016 Practical Guide

You will be able to download the practical guide in the fall.

Roaming around the different sites of the resort
  • The funicular will bring you in 7 minutes to Arc 1600 (departure behind the central train station)  Round trip: 15€ - free for passholders
  • Regular shuttles (free with the Festival Pass) circulate between Arc 1600, Arc 1800, Arc 1950 et Arc 2000. 

  • The Cabriolet (cable railway) connects Arc 1950 to Arc 2000 in 2 minutes !
By train
Let’s go with TER !


Information & reservation:

If you are coming from or transiting by Chambéry:

-Regular TER trains connect Chambéry to Bourg-Saint-Maurice (timetable here)

  • Special shuttles will be set up for the Festival


By car
Snow chains are required when driving in the snow.
  • Motorway up to Albertville
  • 2x2 lane road up to Moûtiers
  • RN 90 up to Bourg St Maurice
  • Road from Bourg St Maurice up to Arc 1600, Arc 1800, Arc 1950 and Arc 2000
By plane

Four airports and one heliport are at your disposal:


The shuttles’ timetables between Geneva Airport and Bourg-Saint-Maurice – Les Arcs will be available shortly.



Cool Bus

Come to Bourg-Saint-Maurice/Les Arcs with Cool Bus.

For all reservations, contact Rob:

or by phone: +33 6 32 19 29 62.

Minibus rates will be online throughout autumn. 



Taxi CTS Centrale de Taxi des stations
Taxi fares for rides including 4 passengers:
Bourg-Saint- Maurice / Arc 1800: 45€ 
Bourg-Saint-Maurice / Arc 1950: 63€
Arc 1800 / Arc 1950: 35€

The festival shuttle

From Chambéry: Count a 2 hours trip


In the fall, you will be able to book shuttles directly here.