You can reach Les Contamines easily by bus or taxi from from St Gervais station with a journey that takes only about 15 minutes
Taxi transfers: St Gervais le Fayet - Les Contamines
Average journey time to Les Contamines: 15 minutes; Average taxi fare: 35€;
|Taxi company||Telephone||Website/email address|
|Taxi Besson||+33 4 50 93 62 07||www.taxi-montblanc.com
Bus transfers: St Gervais le Fayet - Les Contamines
Buses depart from a bay adjacent to St Gervais station - so you only need to walk out of the station to get the bus.
You can buy bus tickets at a counter at the train station, but it is recommended to buy them in advance online at www.altibus.com which shows timetable information too.
|2016-17 timetable pdf in French||Coming soon - not available yet|
|2016-17 timetable pdf in English||Coming soon - not available yet|
|Phone Altibus||+33 4 79 68 32 96|
|One-way fare||Adults 10.60€; youth (U26) 5.50€|
|Book bus tickets for 2016-17||St Gervais to Les Contamines bus tickets|
Station information & restaurants
St Gervais station has a waiting room, and just opposite the station is La Pause Brasserie.
This is an unpretentious cafe which which does breakfast, hot meals and great filled baguettes.
So if you've just arrived and want a bite to eat before heading up to the resort, it's a good place to wait.
Or a good place to stock up for a picnic on the train home.