There are 9 ways to get from Sölden to Val Thorens by tram, train, bus, shuttle, night bus, 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.

Recommended option

Tram, train  •  11h 39m

  1. Take the tram from Bolzano to Verona 100
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Modane Tgv

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  18h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Ötztal-Bahnhof to Innsbruck Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Geneva
  3. Take the night bus from Annecy to Moûtiers

54€ - 82€

7 alternative options

Train  •  14h 20m

  1. Take the train from Oetztal to Zuerich Hb Rjx / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève 1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Chambery Challes Les Eaux Ter
  4. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to St Michel Valloire Ter

168€ - 301€

Train, bus, shuttle  •  15h 53m

  1. Take the train from Oetztal to Zuerich Hb Rjx / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zürich, Bus Station to Genève-Aéroport, gare routière E01
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Genève Airport to Val Thorens Arolles

92€ - 147€

Drive  •  8h 5m

  1. Drive from Sölden to Val Thorens 712.3 km

85€ - 130€

Train to Zurich, fly to Geneva, shuttle  •  11h 16m

  1. Take the train from Oetztal to Zuerich Hb
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Geneva (GVA) ZRH - GVA
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Genève Airport to Val Thorens Arolles

145€ - 347€

Train, train to Munich, fly to Geneva, shuttle  •  12h 19m

  1. Take the train from Oetztal to Innsbruck Hbf
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Muenchen Ost
  3. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Geneva (GVA) MUC - GVA
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Genève Airport to Val Thorens Arolles

141€ - 383€

Train, train to Munich, fly to Turin  •  13h 34m

  1. Take the train from Oetztal to Innsbruck Hbf
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Muenchen Ost
  3. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Turin (TRN) MUC - TRN
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Modane

152€ - 441€

Train, train to Munich, fly to Lyon, shuttle  •  13h 15m

  1. Take the train from Oetztal to Innsbruck Hbf
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Muenchen Ost
  3. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Lyon (LYS) MUC - LYS
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Lyon Airport to Val Thorens

130€ - 358€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sölden to Val Thorens is to bus and night bus which costs 50€ - 85€ and takes 18h 46m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Sölden to Val Thorens is to drive which costs 85€ - 130€ and takes 8h 5m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Sölden to Val Thorens. However, there are services departing from Sölden Postamt and arriving at Val Thorens Place des Arolles via Ötztal-Bahnhof, Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße, Geneva, Annecy and Moûtiers. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 46m.

More details

The distance between Sölden and Val Thorens is 388 km. The road distance is 712.3 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Sölden to Val Thorens without a car is to train and bus and shuttle which takes 15h 53m and costs 90€ - 150€.

More details

It takes approximately 11h 39m to get from Sölden to Val Thorens, including transfers.

More details

Sölden to Val Thorens bus services, operated by VVT, depart from Ötztal-Bahnhof station.

More details

The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

Search flights

Sölden to Val Thorens bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Moûtiers station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Sölden to Val Thorens is 712 km. It takes approximately 8h 5m to drive from Sölden to Val Thorens.

Get driving directions

Map of how to get from Sölden to Val Thorens.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 388.1 km
  • Duration: 11h 39m

What companies run services between Sölden, Austria and Val Thorens, France?

You can take a train from Sölden to Val Thorens via Ötztal-Bahnhof, Oetztal, Zuerich Hb, Zürich HB, Geneve, Chambery Challes Les Eaux, and St Michel Valloire in around 14h 20m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 260€
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 370€
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 420€
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 360€
Flights from Munich to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 600€
Flights from Munich to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 600€
Flights from Munich to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 310€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 260€
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 370€
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 420€
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Munich to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 600€
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 310€
Train operators
Sudtirol Alto Adige
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 20€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
Italo Treno
Train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
Italo Treno
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 95€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
35€ - 50€
1st Class
65€ - 95€
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 Torino Porta Susa to Modane
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
31€ - 37€
1st Class
26€ - 31€
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Oetztal to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Railjet
Train from Oetztal to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
Railjet
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
24€ - 40€
Website
Railjet
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Oetztal to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Oetztal to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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 Zürich HB to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 140€
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)
Train from Oetztal to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 35€
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
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€
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Oetztal to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Oetztal to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Oetztal to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 28€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Zürich, Bus Station to Genève-Aéroport, gare routière
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 28€
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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€
More information at
BensBus
VVT
Phone
+43 512 56 16 16
Email
info@vvt.at
Website
vvt.at
Bus from Ötztal-Bahnhof to Innsbruck Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Schedules at
vvt.at
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Geneva
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Annecy to Moûtiers
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Shuttle from Lyon Airport to Val Thorens
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
19€ - 60€
Schedules at
altibus.com

Want to know more about travelling around France

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Royal Jordanian and Swiss offer flights from Zurich Airport to Geneva Airport.

Search flights

There are 4829+ hotels available in Val Thorens. Prices start at 87€ per night.

More details