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There are 3 ways to get from Vars to Risoul by bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the bus from Ste Marie Monte Pente - VARS to Guillestre Gare Routière - GUILLESTRE S23

€4 - €6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Vars to Risoul 14.5 km

€30 - €40

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Vars to Risoul 14.5 km

€1 - €3

Vars to Risoul by bus

The bus journey time between Vars and Risoul is around 25 min and covers a distance of around 12 km. The fastest bus normally takes 25 min. Operated by Zou! Hautes-Alpes, the Vars to Risoul bus service departs from Ste Marie Monte Pente - VARS and arrives in Guillestre Gare Routière - GUILLESTRE. Typically 23 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
25 min
Fastest bus time:
25 min
Bus distance:
12 km
Buses per week:
23
Cheapest price:
€4
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
09:25
Last bus departs at:
18:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Vars to Risoul bus schedules

Vars → Risoul
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Risoul is 800 130 000.

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The social distance requirement in Risoul is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vars to Risoul is to drive which costs €1 - €3 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vars to Risoul is to taxi which costs €30 - €40 and takes 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ste Marie Monte Pente - VARS and arriving at Guillestre Gare Routière - GUILLESTRE. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Vars and Risoul is 7 km. The road distance is 14.5 km.

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The best way to get from Vars to Risoul without a car is to bus which takes 25 min and costs €4 - €6.

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The bus from Ste Marie Monte Pente - VARS to Guillestre Gare Routière - GUILLESTRE takes 25 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Vars to Risoul bus services, operated by Zou! Hautes-Alpes, depart from Ste Marie Monte Pente - VARS station.

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Vars to Risoul bus services, operated by Zou! Hautes-Alpes, arrive at Guillestre Gare Routière - GUILLESTRE station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vars to Risoul is 14 km. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Vars to Risoul.

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  • Distance: 7.4 km
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Vars, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France and Risoul, France?

Zou! Hautes-Alpes operates a bus from Ste Marie Monte Pente - VARS to Guillestre Gare Routière - GUILLESTRE every 4 hours. Tickets cost €4 - €6 and the journey takes 25 min.

Bus operators
Zou! Hautes-Alpes
Phone
0033 04 92 502 505
Website
zou.maregionsud.fr
Bus from Ste Marie Monte Pente - VARS to Guillestre Gare Routière - GUILLESTRE
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Zou! Hautes-Alpes
Other operators
Taxi from Vars to Risoul
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Vtc Alpes Loisirs Evasion
Phone
+33 6 17 03 17 51
Taxi Mesrobian
Phone
+33 4 92 43 29 26

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