There are 9 ways to get from Paris to Val Thorens by train, bus, 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  •  5h 31m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to St Michel Valloire Tgv

110€ - 146€

Cheapest option

Bus, shuttle  •  11h

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport, Lyon - Airport 1709
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Lyon Airport to Val Thorens Arolles

59€ - 99€

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Train, bus  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Moutiers Salins Brides L Bains Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Moûtiers to Val Thorens Place des Arolles T3

Drive  •  6h 35m

  1. Drive from Paris Bercy to Val Thorens 683.4 km

80€ - 120€

Fly Paris CDG to Lyon, shuttle  •  7h 3m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Lyon (LYS) CDG - LYS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Lyon Airport to Val Thorens Arolles

90€ - 300€

Fly Paris Orly to Lyon, shuttle  •  6h 48m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Lyon (LYS) ORY - LYS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Lyon Airport to Val Thorens Arolles

107€ - 323€

Fly Paris CDG to Geneva, shuttle  •  7h 47m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Geneva (GVA) CDG - GVA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Genève Airport to Val Thorens Arolles

85€ - 295€

Fly Paris Orly to Geneva, shuttle  •  7h 38m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Geneva (GVA) ORY - GVA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Genève Airport to Val Thorens Arolles

82€ - 228€

Fly Paris CDG to Turin, train  •  9h 10m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Turin (TRN) CDG - TRN
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Modane

116€ - 396€

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Val Thorens is to bus and shuttle which costs 55€ - 100€ and takes 11h.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Val Thorens is to train which costs 110€ - 150€ and takes 5h 31m.

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The distance between Paris and Val Thorens is 509 km. The road distance is 683.4 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Val Thorens without a car is to train and bus which takes 6h 24m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 31m to get from Paris to Val Thorens, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Val Thorens is 683 km. It takes approximately 6h 35m to drive from Paris to Val Thorens.

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Air France offers flights from Paris CDG Airport to Lyon Airport.

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There are 3993+ hotels available in Val Thorens. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs 10€.

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  • Distance: 509 km
  • Duration: 5h 31m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Val Thorens, France?

TGV inOui operates a train from Paris Gare De Lyon to St Michel Valloire once a week. Tickets cost 90€ - 130€ and the journey takes 3h 57m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 280€
Flights from Paris Orly to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 290€
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 290€
Flights from Paris CDG to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 370€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 200€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 360€
Flights from Paris CDG to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 600€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 340€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
260€ - 1200€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
390€ - 2400€
Train operators
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 Paris Gare De Lyon to St Michel Valloire
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
90€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 130€
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Moutiers Salins Brides L Bains
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
90€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 130€
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Modane
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
31€ - 37€
1st Class
26€ - 31€
Bus operators
Belle Savoie Express
Phone
+33 9 70 83 90 73
Website
vente-bellesavoieexpress.fr
Bus from Moûtiers to Val Thorens Place des Arolles
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
vente-bellesavoieexpress.fr
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 Paris, Paris to Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport, Lyon - Airport
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
24€ - 30€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
BensBus
Email
info@nofussbus.co.uk
Website
bensbus.co.uk
Shuttle from Lyon Airport to Val Thorens Arolles
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
More information at
BensBus
Shuttle from Genève Airport to Val Thorens Arolles
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
More information at
BensBus

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