Travel to IFALPES Annecy

By Plane – 2 Internationals Airports


Genève-Cointrin international airport is at 44km.

From/to Geneva airport:

BY BUS: from 1 hour to 2 hours journey.

T72 ligne (from 10,50€) :
FlixBus (from 7,99€) :
OuiBus (from 23€) :

CAR SHARING : from Geneva (not easy to find from the airport directly)

SHUTTLE : organize a shuttle with us (125€) [email protected]


International airport Lyon Saint-Exupéry.

From/to Lyon airport :

BY BUS: 1h20 (Oui Bus) and 3h10 (Flixbus)

OuiBus (from 9€) :
Flixbus (from Monday to Saturday only; From 8.99€)

BY TRAIN: from the airport around 40€ (3h30)

CAR SHARING : from Lyon (not easy to find from the airport directly)

SHUTTLE : organize a shuttle with us (300€) [email protected]

By Bus

Annecy has a bus station that allows you to reach many cities in the region (Geneva, Lyon, Grenoble) and France. Different companies offer many routes:

By Train

Annecy has a TGV train station. It offers direct routes between Paris and Annecy every day (duration ≅ 4 hours). Train ticket prices may vary depending on the day or time you wish to book. Do not hesitate to book in advance to have the most interesting rates.

By Car

Distance from Annecy :

– Paris: 560 km (5h30) Highway fee: 55€
– Lyon: 145 km (1h 30 min) Highway fee: 15,20€
– Genève 40 km (40 min) Highway fee: 7,80€


If you wish, IFALPES can organize shuttle transfers depending on your arrival or departure destination. For shuttle reservations, please contact us at [email protected]

Note that if you arrive in Annecy and have booked your accommodation with a host family, the family will pick you up at the train or bus station depending on your arrival time. Don’t forget to give them your arrival details.