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There are 11 ways to get from Leiden to Val-d'Isère by plane, car, shuttle, train or bus

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Fly to Turin, drive  •  7h 25m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Turin (TRN) AMS - TRN
  2. Drive from Stazione LANZO TORINESE to Val-d'Isère

€83 - €238

Cheapest option

Bus  •  24h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam Central Station to Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chambéry
  3. Take the bus from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Bourg-Saint-Maurice B

€65 - €89

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Fly to Geneva, shuttle  •  8h 35m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Geneva (GVA) AMS - GVA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Genève Airport to Val d’Isere

€87 - €220

Fly to Lyon, shuttle  •  8h 26m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Lyon (LYS) AMS - LYS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Lyon Airport to Val d’Isere

€107 - €290

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  9h 26m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) AMS - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Nuova
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Nuova to Bussoleno

€70 - €221

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  9h 30m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Milan Linate (LIN) AMS - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Nuova
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Nuova to Bussoleno

€75 - €280

Train via Paris  •  12h 28m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris Nord Thalys
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Bourg-Saint-Maurice Tgv

€276 - €524

Train  •  13h 14m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud
  2. Take the train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Montmelian Ter
  3. Take the train from Montmélian to Bourg-Saint-Maurice Ter

€231 - €500

Train via Brussels  •  13h 37m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Eil
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy Tgv
  3. Take the train from Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV to Bourg-Saint-Maurice Tgv

€304 - €761

Drive  •  11h 8m

  1. Drive from Leiden to Val-d'Isère 1105.2 km

€140 - €210

Shuttle  •  17h 8m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Den Haag to Bourg-Saint-Maurice

€161

Leiden to Val-d'Isère by train and bus

The journey time between Leiden and Val-d'Isère is around 22h 25m and covers a distance of around 1142 km. The fastest journey normally takes 21h 30m. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS), Thalys, Transilien and others, the Leiden to Val-d'Isère service departs from Leiden Centraal and arrives in Gare-Routiere. Typically two services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
22h 25m
Fastest journey time:
21h 30m
Journey distance:
1142 km
Services per week:
2
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
62 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:15
Last service departs at:
19:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Leiden to Val-d'Isère train and bus schedules

Netherlands → France
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International entry into France from Netherlands

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Conditions of entry into France from Netherlands

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Netherlands
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Cyprus, Greece, Netherlands and Portugal
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Cyprus, Greece, Netherlands and Portugal
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
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  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
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Considerations leaving from Netherlands

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Netherlands.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Val-d'Isère is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Val-d'Isère is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Val-d'Isère is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, returning to Netherlands from France is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leiden to Val-d'Isère is to bus which costs €65 - €90 and takes 24h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Leiden to Val-d'Isère is to fly and drive which costs €80 - €240 and takes 7h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leiden to Val-d'Isère. However, there are services departing from Leiden, Korevaarstraat and arriving at Gare-Routiere via The Hague, Rotterdam Central Station, Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport, Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux and Gare-Routiere. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 14m.

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The distance between Leiden and Val-d'Isère is 768 km. The road distance is 1105.2 km.

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The best way to get from Leiden to Val-d'Isère without a car is to train via Paris which takes 12h 28m and costs €270 - €550.

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It takes approximately 7h 25m to get from Leiden to Val-d'Isère, including transfers.

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Leiden to Val-d'Isère bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rotterdam Central Station.

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The best way to get from Leiden to Val-d'Isère is to train via Paris which takes 12h 28m and costs €270 - €550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €65 - €90 and takes 24h 14m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Turin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Leiden to Val-d'Isère bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, arrive at Bourg-Saint-Maurice station.

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Map of how to get from Leiden to Val-d'Isère.
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  • Distance: 767.7 km
  • Duration: 7h 25m

What companies run services between Leiden, Netherlands and Val-d'Isère, France?

You can take a train from Leiden to Val-d'Isère via Rotterdam Centraal, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Bourg-Saint-Maurice, and Gare-Routiere in around 12h 28m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leiden to Val-d'Isère via Den Haag, Den Haag Centraal, The Hague, Rotterdam Central Station, Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport, Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport, Chambéry, Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux, Bourg-Saint-Maurice, and Gare-Routiere in around 24h 14m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €480
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €340
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €360
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €330
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €370
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €190
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€50 - €190
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €260
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €210
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €180
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €360
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €210
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €390
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €350
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €260
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €390
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €400
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €290
Train operators
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Trenord
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
€11 - €16
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €19
Base Standard
€30 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €55
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €45
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€16 - €23
Smart Low Cost
€14 - €20
Smart Flex
€30 - €45
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €20
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€18 - €20
Train from Torino Porta Nuova to Bussoleno
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €8
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€6 - €8
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€10 - €14
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€95 - €200
Website
Thalys
Standard
€95 - €140
Comfort
€110 - €150
Premium
€140 - €200
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€170 - €370
Website
Thalys
Standard
€170 - €240
Comfort
€190 - €250
Premium
€270 - €370
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €110
Website
Thalys
Standard
€50 - €75
Comfort
€65 - €85
Premium
€75 - €110
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 Paris Gare de Lyon to Bourg-Saint-Maurice
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€170 - €300
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud to Montmélian
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €80
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Montmélian to Bourg-Saint-Maurice
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV to Bourg-Saint-Maurice
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€190 - €340
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Montmelian
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€18 - €26
Rail 1st Class
€27 - €40
Train from Montmelian to Bourg St Maurice
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€12 - €18
Rail 1st Class
€19 - €29
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €330
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
€290 - €330
Standard
€65 - €80
Standard Premier
€110 - €140
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€55 - €70
1st Class
€55 - €70
Bus operators
BensBus
Email
info@nofussbus.co.uk
Website
bensbus.co.uk
Shuttle from Genève Airport to Val d’Isere
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€35 - €55
More information at
BensBus
Shuttle from Lyon Airport to Val d’Isere
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€40 - €75
More information at
BensBus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rotterdam Central Station to Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Blablabus
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Bourg-Saint-Maurice
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
SBB
Starliner
Phone
+31 (0) 172-881316
Email
info@starliner.nl
Website
starliner.nl
Shuttle from Den Haag to Bourg-Saint-Maurice
Ave. Duration
13h 37m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€155
Book at
Starliner

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Yes, the driving distance between Leiden to Val-d'Isère is 1105 km. It takes approximately 11h 8m to drive from Leiden to Val-d'Isère.

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KLM, Lufthansa and Air Dolomiti offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Turin Airport.

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There are 163+ hotels available in Val-d'Isère. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Leiden to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 21 min and costs €7 - €16.

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