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Detailed directions for finding your way to us will be sent to you when you book for staying at Snowgums. Below please find helpful links and details for organising your transport to get to and from Briancon / Serre Chevalier.

plane

plane

best airport is Turin, 120kms/ 2 hours, but also Grenoble is 2 hours, and Lyon, Chambery, Nice, Milan and Marseilles are all doable. Suggest trying www.ba.com (Gatwick) www.ryanair.com (Stanstead) www.easyjet.com (Luton) Either hire a car at the airport or contact www.alpine-transfer-company.com , saying you're staying with us, for a good transfer deal.

train

train

to Paris, and then either overnight train to Briancon, arriving at the start of the day (leave the following Saturday evening overnight and have 8 days skiing!), or TGV to Oulx (4.5 hours) in Italy (on the Paris-Milan line, twice daily) and take the connecting shuttle bus 35kms to Briancon. Try www.raileurope.co.uk www.sncf.com

car

road

Calais 10 hours, best deals on car ferry www.norfolkline.com , snowchains advisable in winter