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Megeve - transfer guide

Megeve is a short taxi or bus ride from Sallanches station

Taxi transfers: Sallanches station - Megeve

Taxi journey duration and prices (average)
From Sallanches to Duration 1-3 pax 4 pax 5 pax 6 pax 7-8 pax
Les Megeve 20 mins 45€ 50€ 55€ 60€ 70€


Taxi company Telephone Email address Website
Alpine Taxi +33 33 609 41 75 40 Website
Les Transports du Mont -Blanc +33 33 684 71 02 07 Website
Taxi Stephane +33 684 01 23 77 Website


Bus transfers: Sallanches to Megeve

Buses depart from a bay right next Sallanches station, so you literally walk out of Sallanches station and the buses are right there. 

Sallanches station has a waiting room, so you can wait in the warm.

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.

This season the bus company isn't publishing timetables English.  Crazy, but true.
View PDF of the Sallanches - Megeve 2017-18 bus timetable (French)
Phone Altibus +33 4 79 68 32 96
Email Alitibus
One-way fare Adults 12.60€; youth (U26) 9.50€
Book bus tickets for 2017-18

Bus transfers - Sallanches - Megeve

bus transfers
Sallanches station

The one-way price for adults is 5€ and for children 2.50€.

The journey takes about 25 minutes.

Buses depart from a bay adjacent to Sallanches station.

You can buy bus tickets at a counter at the railway station or in advance online at which shows timetable information too, although the site isn't always that easy to use.

You can also phone Altibus on +(33) 4 79 68 32 96 or email them on  Booking for the winter season begin in November.

Here is a pdf of the Sallanches - Megeve bus timetable.

Station information & restaurants

station info
Le Relais du Megeve hotel/restaurant

Opposite Sallanches station there is a nice restaurant in the Hotel le Relais du Megeve.

This is a good place for breakfast or dinner before catching a train back to Paris.  There's plenty of space to store your bags while you eat, and it's very pleasant inside.

(Opening times TBC - will update this page shortly).