Travelling to Meribel
Here at Flexi Chalets, we believe that organising your own travel to and from resort affords you the perfect flexibility to choose the best option for you and your party. Nevertheless, our experienced team is on hand to aid you in arranging seamless and good value travel so please feel free to contact us for any advice and information.
Below we have put together some useful information to get you started…
When flying from the UK or Ireland, there are four airports within easy transfer distance to Meribel:
- Geneva airport – 2 hours
- Lyon airport – 2 hours
- Chambery airport – 1h 30 min’s
- Grenoble airport – 1h 30 min’s
For a fantastic comparison site for all flights see skyscanner.net
Here is a list of airlines which fly to Geneva, Lyon, Chambery or Grenoble to help you find the airport closest to home.
|Home airports||Airlines||Airports near to Meribel|
|East Midlands||flybe.com, jet2.com||Chambery|
|Edinburgh||easyjet.com flybe.com jet2.com||Geneva/Grenoble/Chambery|
|Gatwick||British Airways, easyjet.com||Geneva/Lyon/Chambery/Grenoble|
|London City||britishairways.com, swiss.com||Geneva/Lyon/Grenoble|
|Manchester||British Airways, jet.com||Geneva/Lyon/Chambery/Grenoble|
The Eurostar runs directly from London St Pancras and Ashford International to the town of Moutiers, which is only 25 minutes drive from Meribel.
The train that leaves London on Friday evening arrives early Saturday morning in Moutiers. When you arrive in Moutiers you will be met by a Flexi Chalets driver who will take you to a café in Meribel for breakfast. Your Chalet manager will greet you there and arrange ski passes and ski hire while you enjoy some hot tea and coffee and breakfast.
The Ski train is a great option for those that want make the most of an extra day on the slopes on Saturday. However, if there are members in your party that aren’t so keen to head straight out on the mountain there are plenty of nice cafes, restaurants, shopping and even a spa for you to enjoy during the day. The Chalet will be ready for you to move into in the afternoon. However, your driver will take your luggage off your hands so that you are free to enjoy Meribel for the day.
Alternatively, the train that departs from London on Saturday morning arrives in Moutiers late Saturday afternoon. Your Flexi Chalets driver will then take you from Moutiers straight to your chalet where you will be met by you Chalet staff and Manager.
Alternatively, the train that departs from London on Saturday morning arrives in Moutiers late Saturday afternoon and you will then be taken directly to your chalet and met by our staff.
Self-driving to Meribel is an option favoured by many, especially those looking for a little extra flexibility. The resort is approximately 600 miles from the channel ports and is conveniently served by motorway to within 12 miles of the resort. Toll costs are approximately £45 each way.
For road directions and estimated cost of travel by car, the AA route planner serves as a brilliant tool in planning your journey by car to Meribel.
An overnight sleeper coach service is also available leaving London Victoria at 4.30pm on Friday and arrives in Meribel on Saturday morning. Prices start at £109 per person return.