All you need to know about ski holidays by train

Montgenevre - transfer guide

Montgenevre is served by Briancon and Oulx train stations - both offering access to the resort transfer by bus or taxi

Taxi transfers - Briancon - Montgenevre

Average taxi fare: 40€ for 4-person taxi and 55€ for 8-person taxi;

Average journey time: 20 minutes

Taxi company Telephone Email address Website
Taxi Briancon +33 6 03 68 76 47   Website

Bus transfers - Briancon - Montgenevre

Briancon train station
Briancon train station

Buses depart from a bay adjacent to Briancon station, so when you exit the train station it's right there.

If there is a time gap between your train arriving/departing and the bus arriving/departing, then there is the hotel cafe opposite where you can wait in the warm and have a drink or a bite.

You can buy bus tickets at a counter at the train station, but it is recommended to buy them in advance from buy them in advance online at www.05voyageurs.com which shows timetable information too.

2017-18 timetable pdf in French View pdf of the 2017-18 bus timetable
2017-18 timetable pdf in English Not available
Phone 05Voyageurs +33 492 502 505
Email 05Voyageurs contact@05voyageurs.com
One-way fare Adults 3€; youth (under 22) 1€
Book bus tickets for 2017-18 Briancon to Montgenevre bus tickets

NB: This bus service is run by a company called Autocars Resalp, and their contact details are:

info@autocars-resalp.fr; 33 492 204 750; and www.autocars-resalp.fr - but best to go via 05 Voyageurs - which has more information in English.


Briancon station information & restaurants

station info
Hotel de la Gare

If you have time while waiting for the bus or train, Hotel de la Gare, opposite the station, does a very reasonable dinner - classic French dishes.

So if you are getting an overnight train, you can get to the station early and have a nice relaxed dinner before getting onto your sleeper train.

The hotel also offers continental breakfast, if you want to have a meal just after arriving at Briancon in the morning from the sleeper train from Paris.


Taxi transfers - Oulx - Montgenevre

Average taxi fare: 55€ for 4-person taxi and 70€ for 8-person taxi;

Average journey time: 25 minutes

Taxi company Telephone Website/email address
Taxi Garofalo 00 39 339 617 78 67 www.taxigarofalo.it
franco@taxigarofalo.it

Bus transfers - Oulx - Montgenevre

Oulx train station
Oulx train station

Buses depart from the car park next to Oulx station, so you exit the station and it's right there.

If there is a time gap between your train arriving/departing and the bus arriving/departing, then there is either the cafe in the station, or the one opposit where you can wait in the warm and have a drink or a bite.

You can buy bus tickets at a counter at the train station, but it is recommended to buy them in advance online at www.05voyageurs.com which shows timetable information too.

2017-18 timetable pdf in French View pdf of the 2017-18 bus timetable
2017-18 timetable pdf in English Not available
Phone 05Voyageurs +33 492 502 505
Email 05Voyageurs contact@05voyageurs.com
Return fare Adults 12€; youth (U26) 7.50€
Book bus tickets for 2017-18 Oulx to Montgenevre bus tickets

Oulx station information & restaurants

station info Cafe-bar opposite Oulx station

If you have time while waiting for the bus or train, there is a cafe bar next to the the station, and one right opposite the station too.

The one opposite serves complimentary Italian tapas - a tradition in the region.  You just have to buy a drink - then you can nibble away.

It's a good place to wait for your train - very relaxed, Italian ambience. 

Both serve freshly made Italian sandwiches, and the one opposite serves meals too.