Ski resorts by train

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My journey to La Clusaz began by meeting up with 24 excited folks, some of whom I was meeting for the first time, at St Pancras International station… Read more

"By taking the train you get right to the heart of the resort with no long transfers (to Oulx from Paris is the quickest way to Montgenevre in this case). Read more
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"At half term the train was cheaper for us - two adults and a 16 year old - than plane and you get closer to the resort, easier with luggage, and greener… Read more
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Kieran says: "We travelled in the daytime, taking the Eurostar at 7.25am from St Pancras and then transferred from the Gare du Nord to the Gare du... Read more

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Kieran says: " I organised a trip for me and a few friends to Le Bettaix, staying with the highly recommended... Read more

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Benita says: "Travelling by train seemed to be the most logical and pleasurable way for all 10 friends to get to the mountain. Plus some of us... Read more

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John says: "If you want fast access to the slopes there is not much better than Les Arc which, is the closest to Bourg St Maurice, has spectacular... Read more

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Ryan says: “Travelling to Val Thorens by train was an enlightening experience to say the least. I had never taken an overnight sleeper before, but... Read more

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Susan says: "We chose to catch the first Eurostar to Paris which arrived bang on time and gave us over an hour to get to Gare de Lyon – an easy... Read more

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John says: "My wife Joanna and two children, Augusta and Fenella, travelled to Alpback in Austria by train for the February 2012 half term, with... Read more

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Ashley says: "The good thing about train versus plane is that you’re on the ground level the whole time so no need to stress about packing liquid... Read more

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Shelley says: "I happened to be reading a consumer magazine after Christmas and saw a link to the Snowcarbon website. This was to solve all my... Read more

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Nick says: "I have travelled to the Alps using both the Eurostar "Ski Train" and using Eurostar to Paris followed by SNCF sleeper train. Whilst... Read more
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