All you need to know about ski holidays by train

Val Thorens - transfer guide

Val Thorens is accessed from Moutiers station by bus or taxi. 
Your chalet may offer to pick you up, too

Taxi transfers: Moutiers station - Val Thorens

Taxi company Telephone Email address Website
G' Taxi +33 761 53 85 10 Website
Alba Taxi Moutiers +33 4 79 24 25 12 Website
Meri Taxis +33 479 08 58 22 Website
Alpes Taxi Transports +33 479 00 47 37 Website
Up Bus +33 78 283 6487 Website


Taxi journey duration and prices (on average)
From Moutiers to Duration 1-3 pax 4 pax 5 pax 6 pax 7-8 pax
Val Thorens 45 -50 mins 85€ 90€ 100€ 105€ 110€

Bus transfers - Moutiers - Meribel

bus transfers
Moutiers station

Buses depart from a bay adjacent to Moutiers station, so you literally come off the train and the bus station is right there.

If there is gap before getting your bus (or conversely, before getting your train, there are lots of restaurants and cafes within a two minute walk of Moutiers station - and indeed some right opposite the station.

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 2017-18 Moutiers - Val Thorens bus timetable in 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 Moutiers - Val Thorens bus tickets

Station information & restaurants

station info
Moutiers Terminus restaurant

Moutiers station has a waiting room and a shop and also a great little place called La Barentaise, which is a kind of bar - cafe where you can get provisions for the train, or have a coffee, snack or drink while you wait.  You can phone in advance and order sandwiches for the train (+33 4 79 24 44 68)

There are a number of restaurants opposite the station, such as Moutiers Terminus, where you can a meal before catching a train back to to Paris, Lyon or London.

There are even more restaurants and bars, just a couple of minute's walk away, too, and lots of other shops in Moutiers as well. 


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