lyon/geneva/chambery to tignes //

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  Topic Started By:  LT17    On:  Mon 5th December, 2005 at 20:29
LT17
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#1  lyon/geneva/chambery to tignes  5 Dec '05 at 20:29
can anyone offer a transfer from any of the 3 airports to tignes 27/28 ish december??? or offer ne advice on how to get there!!! also goin bak 7/8 jan??
thanks xxx
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Suze
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#2  Re: lyon/geneva/chambery to tignes  7 Dec '05 at 12:04
get some trains and then a bus from Bourg St Maurice (nearest train station) to Tignes.

from geneva airport you'll have to change trains at Geneve Cornavin, Bellegarde, and Chambery.

from lyon you'll have to change at Chambery.

from Chambery you won't have to change train but you'll probably have to get a bus from the aiport to the train station.

SNCF website can be used in English, generally its best to search train by train (ie. geneva to bellegarde, not geneva to bourg st maurice) because the website is a bit dodgy when it comes to journeys with connections.
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big kid
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#3  Re: lyon/geneva/chambery to tignes  7 Dec '05 at 15:02
i'll second that...the sncf website told me i needed to get 15 trains from chamonix to paris but i only needs to get 3 in the end!!!!!!!
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Suze
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#4  Re: lyon/geneva/chambery to tignes  7 Dec '05 at 15:05
ha ha

i phoned them up once to their equivalent of national rail enquiries, and they helpfully told me 'if I were you I'd drive there, it would be quicker'

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aidancooke
Member Since: 2005
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#5  Re: lyon/geneva/chambery to tignes  30 Dec '05 at 18:40

Can offer a space in a car from Chambery on 31st from 11am onwards then back to chambery on 7th from Tignes.
text: 07737 899 249 if interested
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