Getting to Les 5 Saisons
There are 3 main directions in order to reach Freissinières by road:
From the North:
A48 motorway to Grenoble, then Col du Lautaret (RN91). Briançon direction Gap, Argentiere Bessé and just before La Roche de Rame turn right towards Freissinières.
A43 Maurienne by the Fréjus tunnel or Turin – Oulx and the Montgenèvre pass. Briançon, direction Gap, l´Argentière la Bessée and just before La Roche de Rame turn right towards Freissinières.
From the South:
A51 motorway to La Saulce, then towards Briançon (RN 94). Cross the Roche de Rame, then first road left towards Freissinières.
Before driving, find out about road and weather conditions along your route. We can assist you in updating via email. We also recommend that you note the below number in order to keep updated throughout your journey:
Information on Col du Lautaret and the pass of Montgenèvre: +33- 04 65030005 or www.meteo05.com
Freissinières access by train;
By train the nearest station is “l´Argentière les Ecrins”, info and booking on the SNCF website: http://www.voyages-sncf.com
SNCF provides direct and daily connections from Paris, Marseille, Grenoble to the station “l´Argentière les Ecrins”.
Oulx in Italy by fast train “TGV” where there is a shuttle that goes from Oulx-Briançon (information 04 92 20 47 50 – http://autocars.resalp.free.fr). From Briancon we can arrange further transport.
Paris-l´Argentière, direct trains + night-trains.
Marseille- l´Argentière, regular daily connections.
The nearest international airports are:
Grenoble St Geoirs at 140 kms: http://www.grenoble-airport.com
Turin Caselle (Italy) 130 kms: http://www.turin-airport.com Regular bus transfers available at http://www.linkbus-alps.com
Lyon St Exupéry to 240 km: http://www.lyon.aeroport.fr
Marseille Provence at 260 kms: http://www.marseille.aeroport.fr (Regular bus tranfers available)
Regular buses running to Briançon from Grenoble. Contact the carrier or visit their website for timetables.
VFD: http://www.vfd.fr – Phone: 04 76 60 47 08
From Nice, Marseille or Gap with SCAL carrier
Regular buses to l´Argentière les Ecrins and Briançon from Nice, Marseille or Gap.
SCAL: http: //www.scal-amv-voyages