Direct Transfers from Geneva to Samoëns - Les Carroz - Flaine - Morillon - Les Gets
Les Carroz is one of the biggest villages in the Grand Massif ski. It is a nice size and has a variety of bars and restaurants within the village centre for people looking for a short break ski holiday. It is a great location and is often overlooked by people wanting a short break. If you are looking for locations to stay within the Grand Massif ski area Flaine at first sight seems to be the best option - it is higher and it has more ski in- out accommodation. However don't discard Les Carroz as it has many advantages. If you are coming for a short stay or a long weekend the transfer from Geneva airport is approximately one hour 15 minutes using the motorway, making it one of the shortest transfers in the alps. The journey on to Flaine from Les Carroz takes a further 20 minutes to complete under good conditions. With bad conditions the normal 20 minutes difference between in the journey can be extended to an hour plus, under heavy snow conditions or weeks with a lot of traffic. Les Carroz is that much lower than Flaine and the road system to the village from the A40 is good unless there are very bad snow conditions.
Also important to bare in mind is that if you are taking a shared transfer from Geneva airport to Les Carroz you will most probably be the first drop off on the route to Flaine which ensures that you get to the slopes that much quicker, likewise on your return journey you will likly to be the last group to be picked up.
The advantage of staying in Les Carroz is also that there is good selection of bars and restaurants to keep you entertained during the evenings. The main areas of the bars are centered around the main village roundabout which makes everything very central.
takes 60 min
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2 Adults/2 Children or
Limited Ski Gear
Max 8 people
Plenty of luggage room