Insider tips

  • Short transfers from train stations to resorts are one of advantages of travelling by train to the Alps. So what are your options?
  • We've been making films about train travel to the Alps, to inspire and inform you - and to show you exactly what the journeys are like.
  • If you would like some advice and suggestions for great ski resorts, superb accommodation and suitable train-travel options, Snowcarbon founder Daniel can help.
  • Overnight train travel to the Alps means that you can sleep on the journey and get an extra day's skiing each way. But what's it like and what's are your options?
  • Train travel is a fabulous mode of transport for families. It’s a fun experience for children and a pleasure for parents. This guide tells you more.
  • The best ways to book a ski holiday by train.
  • What are the ways to ensure that you get the lowest fares or best-value packages when booking train travel to the Alps? Our guide aims to help you save money.
  • Everyday we check the current return prices for trains from London to the Alps, for the whole season. But we don't write these down in a notebook and hide it under the bed. We publish them here, so you can view them all at a glance.
  • Group travel is fun, and there are discounts too.
  • Here's our guide to taking luggage on trains
  • FAQ

    Answers to questions about train travel to ski resorts
  • Think you need to travel to the Alps straight through in one go? Think again! By stopping over a night in Paris, you can catch a wider range of TGV trains the next morning. Yummy!