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Access
Orelle - 3 Vallées - French Alps

An easy and fast access

2 hours from Lyon, 1 hour from Chambéry (by road, A43). Ample free parking. The cable car to the Orelle / Val Thorens ski area takes just 15 minutes.

3 Vallées Express Gondola

Quick access via the 3 Vallées Express Gondola, which will pick you up to the world's largest ski area, in only 15 minutes.

Location
Access/transports
Access Orelle resort of 3 Valleys

France, Alps, Savoie, Orelle

Exact address

Tourism Office Center
Ski lifts Office
3 Vallées Express Gondola
Car parks


Francoz
73140 Orelle

GPS coordinates

45°12'25.8"N
6°32'39.5"E

Main distances

overland
Chambéry 90 km
Turin 115 km
Grenoble 115 km
Genève 180 km
Lyon 193 km
Paris 660 km
Nantes 900 km
by car

By car

Coming from France

6 km from the highway
A43 motorway to St Michel de Maurienne (exit° 29) then RD1006 in the direction of Orelle.

Coming from Italy

10 km from the highway
A43 motorway to Modane (exit° 30) then RD1006 in the direction of Orelle.

Direction

Route planner
in the direction of Orelle (Francoz).
en voiture

Carpooling

Blablacar

en train

By train

At 6 km from TGV Railway

train taxi Orelle

Railway station

. St-Michel de Maurienne/Valloire
. Modane (arrival of 3 Direct TGV from Paris per day at a minimum, on the Paris-Milan line)
en voiture

By taxi

Taxi Gros Gruart

+33(0)6 85 52 43 71
+33(0)6 60 38 01 23
en train

By plane

Direct Shuttle from Lyon and Chambéry airports

plane shuttle orelle

Airports

Lyon St Exupéry
Chambéry
Turin and Milan ( + train to Modane and taxi to Orelle)
Geneva (+car rental)