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…

By air

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
Belfast britishairways.com Geneva
Birmingham flybe.com Geneva/Chambery
Bournemouth easyjet.com Geneva
Bristol easyjet.com Geneva/Grenoble/Chambery
Dublin aerlingus.com, ryanair.com Geneva/Lyon/Grenoble
Exeter flybe.com Chambery
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
Glasgow easyjet.com Geneva
Heathrow britishairways.com, easyjet.com Geneva/Lyon
Leeds jet2.com Geneva/Chambery
Liverpool easyjet.com Geneva/Lyon
London City britishairways.com, swiss.com Geneva/Lyon/Grenoble
Manchester British Airways, jet.com Geneva/Lyon/Chambery/Grenoble
Newcastle easyjet.com Geneva
Southampton flybe.com Geneva
Stansted easyjet.com Geneva/Chambery

By Train

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.

You can have a look at the Eurostar ski-train timetable and book online at www.eurostar.com or you can call Tel. 0870 160 6600

By Car

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.

Channel crossings can be booked online with either www.eurotunnel.com or www.poferries.com

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.

By Coach

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.

www.snowcoach.co.uk