Travel by Rail
Sainte Foy is easily reached by train. Our holidays run from Sunday to Sunday. This avoids the Saturday traffic and crowds (you'll be on the empty slopes on Saturday!).
We have gathered together some information for travel out to Sainte Foy to help you to plan your holiday.
Travelling by train is a fantastic way to travel out to the Alps! Take the Eurostar from London to Paris and then a local TGV service to Bourg St. Maurice where we will pick you up.
For current Eurostar pricing and timetables click here
Bourg St Maurice is our closest train station. It is about 25 minutes drive from here to Sainte Foy. We will meet you in Bourg and transfer you to the chalet. Please advise us of your arrival time in Bourg St Maurice. We offer FREE transfers for all of our guests who travel by train.
Departures are from London, St Pancras on the Eurostar to Paris. Upon arrival at the Gare du Nord, you will need to transfer to the Gare d' Austerlitz via the Metro/RER or taxi. Board your connecting SNCF train which takes you to Bourg St Maurice, where we pick you up.
Please note that both trains (Eurostar and SNCF) can be booked through http://www.rail-canterbury.co.uk/ or call 01227 450088 we have found them to be really helpful and they know what they are talking about.
Ski train to Bourg St Maurice
The direct trains (Ski train) only correspond with a Saturday changeover. There are sometimes extra trains scheduled for busy periods such as Christmas, New Year and Half Term. The Eurostar Ski train to Bourg St Maurice takes approximately 8 hours and is an excellent substitute for those not wanting to travel by air or road.