All you need to know about ski holidays by train

Les Contamines - transfer guide

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

Bus transfers: St Gervais le Fayet - Les Contamines

St Gervais train station

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 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
Email Alitibus
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

station info

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.