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Getting there

Getting to Veysonnaz is easy as there are excellent transport links from all the major cities and towns in Switzerland, mainland Europe and the United Kingdom. Numerous airlines such as British Airways, EasyJet, Swiss Air & BMI Baby fly to Geneva and Zurich. Transfer time to Veysonnaz by car or train is approximately 1 hour 45 minutes from Geneva and 3 hours from Zurich. Swiss Air and Flybe also fly directly to Sion Airport during the winter season. Veysonnaz is only 15 minutes by car/bus from Sion.

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Driving from Geneva airport

Driving in Switzerland is enjoyable as the roads infrastructure is first class and all turn-offs are well sign-posted. In summer, the journey from Geneva airport can be as short as 1 hour 30 minutes; however, in winter it can take a little longer depending on weather conditions. All car rentals at the airport will typically include snow-tyres as a standard feature.

Follow the directions below when driving from Geneva airport to Veysonnaz.

  • Exit the airport and merge onto the A1 [E25] following the signs for “Lausanne”.
  • Follow the motorway for 56 km.
  • Turn right onto the A9 [E62] following signs for “E62 / Simplon / GD-St-Bernard / Vevey-Montreux / Lausanne-Nord”.
  • Follow the motorway for 93 km.
  • Turn right at the “Sion Ouest” exit, then follow the road to a T-junction and turn left towards “Nendaz”.
  • Go straight over the roundabout, over the bridge and turn sharply left to Nendaz.
  • Turn right towards “Nendaz / Veysonnaz” after reaching a set of traffic lights.
  • Continue up the mountain pass, through the villages of Turin, Arvillard, Baar, Brigon and Beauson. Ignore the white sign for Veysonnaz at 3,5 km - continue until reaching 8 km from the traffic lights, and then turn sharply left for Veysonnaz.
  • Continue up the road until reaching the old town of Veysonnaz and follow the signs for “Télécabine” (sharp right turn).
  •  You are now on the road to the resort; turn left at the T-juction, drive on for 200 m, passing the Hotel Chalet Royal on your left, to the joint driveway to Residence Les Mélèzes and Residence Bellevue.

Driving from Sion airport

The journey to Veysonnaz from Sion Airport is no more than 20 minutes. Follow the directions below.

  • Follow the signs for “Nendaz” upon leaving the airport, cross under the motorway, go straight over the roundabout, over the bridge and turn sharply left to Nendaz.
  • Turn right towards “Nendaz / Veysonnaz” after reaching a set of traffic lights.
  • Continue up the mountain pass, through the villages of Turin, Arvillard, Baar, Brigon and Beauson. Ignore the white sign for Veysonnaz at 3,5 km - continue until reaching 8 km from the traffic lights, and then turn sharply left for Veysonnaz.
  • Continue up the road until reaching the old town of Veysonnaz and follow the signs for “Télécabine” (sharp right turn).
  • You are now on the road to the resort; turn left at the T-juction, drive on for 200 m, passing the Hotel Chalet Royal on your left, to the joint driveway to Residence Les Mélèzes and Residence Bellevue.

Travelling by train

Travelling using the Swiss Railway service is both efficient and relaxing. Trains nearly always run on time and are air-conditioned. Taking the train allows you to enjoy the magnificent scenery of the Rhone Valley and the surrounding areas. The closest train station to Veysonnaz is in Sion – a 15-minute drive from the Residence Bellevue. A bus service runs seven times daily from the train station to Veysonnaz. Alternatively, you can travel by taxi from the station to Veysonnaz for approximately CHF40.

Sion is connected by rail to Geneva airport (1 hour 40 minutes to 2 hours 8 minutes), Zurich (3 hours), Basel (2 hours), Paris (4 hours) and Milan (3 hours).

For Swiss Railway timetables, visit http://fahrplan.sbb.ch/bin/query.exe/dn.