There are 7 ways to get from Lahr to Val Thorens by train, shuttle, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, shuttle  •  10h 25m

  1. Take the train from Lahr(Schwarzw) to Weil Am Rhein Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern 61 / ...
  3. Take the train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport 1 / ...
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Genève Airport to Val Thorens Arolles

129€ - 227€

Cheapest option

Train to Strasbourg, fly to Lyon, shuttle  •  8h 46m

  1. Take the train from Lahr(Schwarzw) to Strasbourg
  2. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Lyon (LYS) SXB - LYS
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Lyon Airport to Val Thorens Arolles

100€ - 432€

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Train  •  12h 1m

  1. Take the train from Lahr(Schwarzw) to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Olten Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Olten to Genève 5 / ...
  4. Take the train from Geneve to Chambery Challes Les Eaux Ter
  5. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to St Michel Valloire Ter

139€ - 291€

Drive  •  5h 36m

  1. Drive from Lahr to Val Thorens 512.2 km

60€ - 90€

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Geneva, shuttle  •  9h 48m

  1. Take the train from Lahr(Schwarzw) to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
  2. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Zuerich Hb
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Geneva (GVA) ZRH - GVA
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Genève Airport to Val Thorens Arolles

109€ - 282€

Train, train to Metz/Nancy, fly to Lyon, shuttle  •  10h 19m

  1. Take the train from Lahr(Schwarzw) to Strasbourg
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Metz Ville
  3. Fly from Metz/Nancy (ETZ) to Lyon (LYS) ETZ - LYS
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Lyon Airport to Val Thorens Arolles

175€ - 589€

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Lyon, shuttle  •  11h 19m

  1. Take the train from Lahr(Schwarzw) to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
  2. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Zuerich Hb
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Lyon (LYS) ZRH - LYS
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Lyon Airport to Val Thorens Arolles

114€ - 372€

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The cheapest way to get from Lahr to Val Thorens is to drive which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 5h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Lahr to Val Thorens is to drive which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 5h 36m.

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The distance between Lahr and Val Thorens is 352 km. The road distance is 512.2 km.

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The best way to get from Lahr to Val Thorens without a car is to train and shuttle which takes 10h 25m and costs 120€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 10h 25m to get from Lahr to Val Thorens, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Strasbourg Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lahr to Val Thorens is 512 km. It takes approximately 5h 36m to drive from Lahr to Val Thorens.

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Air France offers flights from Strasbourg Airport to Lyon Airport.

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There are 4255+ hotels available in Val Thorens. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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  • Distance: 352.2 km
  • Duration: 10h 25m

What companies run services between Lahr, Baden-Württemberg, Germany and Val Thorens, France?

You can take a train from Lahr to Val Thorens via Lahr Bahnhof Lahr,Lahr, Lahr(Schwarzw), Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf, Olten, Geneve, Chambery Challes Les Eaux, and St Michel Valloire in around 12h 1m.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 290€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 460€
Flights from Metz/Nancy to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Zurich to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
190€ - 390€
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 360€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lahr(Schwarzw) to Weil Am Rhein
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 24€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Lahr(Schwarzw) to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
30€ - 60€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 85€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lahr to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
18€ - 35€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Olten to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
26€ - 50€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Bern
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Olten
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Olten
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
TGV inOui
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Basel Sbb to Bern
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
32€ - 37€
1st Class
26€ - 31€
Train from Lahr(Schwarzw) to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 29€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
25€ - 29€
1st Class
18€ - 21€
Train from Lahr(Schwarzw) to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
18€ - 29€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
25€ - 29€
1st Class
18€ - 22€
Train from Strasbourg to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 45€
1st Class
30€ - 40€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to St Michel Valloire
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 23€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
14€ - 16€
1st Class
21€ - 23€
Train from Strasbourg to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
22€ - 40€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
22€ - 26€
1st Class
36€ - 38€
Bus operators
BensBus
Email
info@nofussbus.co.uk
Website
bensbus.co.uk
Shuttle from Genève Airport to Val Thorens Arolles
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
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BensBus
Shuttle from Lyon Airport to Val Thorens Arolles
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
35€ - 75€
More information at
BensBus
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Shuttle from Lyon - Saint Exupery Airport to Val Thorens
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
19€ - 75€
Schedules at
altibus.com

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