Courmayeur (Italy)

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Highway N205 from Geneva to Courmayeur ski reosrt

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Highway N205 tunnel on the way from Geneva Switzerland to Courmayeur Italy
Courmayeur Italy Ski Resort Location:

Courmayeur is conveniently located less than a two hour drive (114 km) from Geneva Switzerland and its world accessible international airport. You will pass through Chamonix France along the way. One must show a passport and qualify for entry to each country along the way. There are also tolls and fees along the way.

Highway toll payment on the way to Courmayeur

Highway toll payment on the way to Courmayeur

Dolonne town gondola base

The Dolonne gondola base is where many start due to the parking lot there. This gets you up to the ski resort.

There are three town lifts available to get you to the ski area:
  • the Courmayeur town tram
  • the Dolonne gondola (can ski to it at the end of the day)
  • Val Veny tram (further down the valley)

Dolonne gondola

The Dolonne gondola is optional as you can ski to the bottom.

Town tram

One may return to Courmayeur in the tram as well.

Map of Courmayeur Italy:
Google Map of the local Courmayeur Italy area

Courmayeur Ski Resort
Courmayeur, Italy
Latitude: 45.790894
Longitude: 6.944803

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Transportation and Directions to Courmayeur Italy Ski Resort:

Located a driving distance of 114 km from the Geneva International Airport.

  • From Geneva Switzerland International Airport (GVA):
    • Head South on A1 / A41
    • Exit A40 East (to Paris/Lyon)
    • Continue A40 (later named E25 and N205) to Chamonix-Mont Blanc / Milan
    • Drive through N205 "Tunnel du Mont-Blanc" to Courmayeur Italy
    Note that there are tolls and fees along the way. Money saving tip: buy the round trip tunnel pass which is cheaper than paying separately on each leg of the journey.

Parking:

Courmayeur has limited parking. Most hotels offer a shuttle.

The parking lot at Dolonne is larger than the other lots. The walking route from the parking lot to the base of the Dolonne gondola is marked.

Map of route from Dolonne parking lot to tram

Map of the route from Dolonne parking lot to gondola

Take a right out of the parking lot and a left at the 4810 ski Rental

Take a right out of the parking lot and a left at the 4810 ski Rental

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