Alpe d'Huez transfers, airport taxi, shuttle service, Grenoble, Lyon & Geneva airports to Alpe d'Huez
Alpe d'Huez is located at 1,850m above the market town of Le Bourg-d'Oisans. The closest airport is Grenoble which is around a 1hour 45minute drive.
The glacier ensures the snow is sufficient for a long winter season. The highest peak is the Pic Blanc at 3,300m and it's possible to ski from here down via the Tunnel and Sarenne black runs. The Sarenne black run is 16 kilometres long which makes it a good test of your stamina, many off-piste opportunities exist and you can also arrange heli-skiing if you wish from the resort's altiport. The other villages connecting to Alpe d'Huez are Auris, Villard Reculas, Oz en Oisans and Vaujany.
Within a short drive from the resort you can also visit some of the other resorts in the vicinity like La Grave, Serre Chevalier and the glacier and snow parks of Les Deux Alpes
This iconic cycling area is on every cyclist's bucket list, not just the 21 bends of mighty Alpe d'Huez to conquer but also many serious ascents of the many Cols like Galibier (2,645m), Lautaret (2,057m), Glandon (1,924m) and Croix de Fer (2,067m) all within a great day's ride from Le Bourg-d'Oisans.
Feeling like a real challenge well why not consider one of the big cycling events within the area like the Marmot grandfondo or l'Etape.
Website: Alpe d'Huez
(Approximate times based on normal road conditions)
Grenoble: 1 hour 30 minutes
Lyon: 2 hours
Chambéry: 2 hours
Geneva: 3 hours