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Duration 1h 51m
Distance 73 km
Average price €23
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to French Alps

The nearest airport to French Alps is Sion (SIR). However, there are better options for getting to French Alps. Swiss Tours operates a bus from Geneva Airport to Chamonix Sud Bus Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost €10 - €19 and the journey takes 1h 40m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sion (SIR) to French Alps via Martigny, Vallorcine, and Chamonix Mont Blanc in around 2h 39m.

Recommended airport

Geneva (GVA)

  1. Geneva Airport
  2. French Alps
1h 51m
Cheapest
€7 - €10
Other nearby airports

Milan Malpensa (MXP)

  1. Malpensa Aeroporto T1
  2. Aosta Autostazione
  3. French Alps
3h 26m
€18 - €26

Lyon (LYS)

  1. Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
  2. French Alps
3h 11m
€10 - €16

Turin (TRN)

  1. Turin
  2. French Alps
4h 31m
€12 - €14

Sion (SIR)

  1. Martigny
  2. Vallorcine
  3. French Alps
2h 39m

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The nearest airport to French Alps is Sion (SIR) Airport which is 58.1 km away. Other nearby airports include Geneva (GVA) (73.3 km), Turin (TRN) (93.6 km), Lyon (LYS) (139.1 km) and Milan Malpensa (MXP) (145.2 km).

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It takes 1h 51m to get from Sallanches to Geneva (GVA) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Geneva (GVA) Airport, which is 51.4 km away from Sallanches. The bus from Geneva (GVA) to Sallanches takes 1h 51m.

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There are 349+ hotels available in French Alps. Prices start at €87 per night.

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