Map and how to get there

Attractions Restaurants

Nearest travel links

Airport Geneva 90 km
Train station Chamonix train station 800 m
Car Car not necessary

Activities near Chamonix Town Centre

Sports Golf course on site or within 15 min walk, Tennis in town, Water sports, Horse riding, Skiing – property near ski resort, Waterpark, Fishing
Great for Walking holidays, Rural or countryside holidays, Cycling holidays

How to get there

Directions from Geneva Airport:

From Geneva Airport follow the signs for FRANCE and join the autoroute A1/E25/E62.

After 7km you enter France.

Following signs for Chamonix Mont Blanc, join the autoroute A40.

Take the autoroute A40 for approximately 65km passing two tolls, 1.60 Euro near Bonneville and 3.50 Euro near Cluses.

At Le Fayet, continue along: N205

At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit Continue along N506

Arrive in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

Continue along N506

At the roundabout, Place du Mont Blanc, take the 2nd exit

Continue along Place du Mont Blanc

Continue along Avenue du Mont Blanc

Turn right onto Rue Joseph Vallot

There is on street parking outside the chalet plus a large free car park just a 3 minute walk from the chalet. The large free car park is about 300 meters from the chalet by car, drive past the chalet with the chalet to your left, continue along this road for about 300 meters until you see a sharp right turn this is the entrance to the car park.

When driving in the Alps you should ensure your vehicle is properly equipped. If you are heading to the mountains in a hire car in winter you should always request winter tyres. Snow-chains are a necessary precaution.

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There are quite a few airlines that have flights into Geneva Airport including:,,

There are lots of car hire companies at Geneva Airport, please ensure you hire your car from the Swiss side of Geneva Airport not the French.

There are also plenty of companies that offer airport transfers from Geneva Airport to Chamonix, they will take you to the chalet. The cost is around 25 euro per person each way. Please advise if you need details of these companies.