FAQ about Megève

Here you find some of the most common questions, and of course answers to them, that people usually have about Megève regarding the trip there, skiing, things to do, accommodation etc.

What is the closest airport to Megève?

The closest airport to Megève is Geneva Airport in Switzerland, approximately 70 to 80 kilometers (about 43 to 50 miles) away from Megève, making it the most convenient international airport for travellers heading to the resort. The drive from Geneva Airport to Megève takes around 1 to 1.5 hours, depending on traffic and road conditions.

Geneva Airport is well-connected to various cities and countries, offering a range of flight options for both domestic and international travellers. It serves as a gateway to the Swiss Alps and nearby French ski resorts, including Megève.

Other airports that are within a reasonable driving distance from Megève include Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport (Lyon Airport) and Chambéry Airport. However, Geneva Airport remains the most used airport for accessing Megève due to its proximity and extensive flight connections.

Does Megève have a casino?

Yes, Megève does have a casino called Le Stelsia Casino Megève. It is a popular entertainment venue that offers casino games, dining, and other entertainment options. It provides visitors with the opportunity to enjoy a bit of nightlife and try their luck at various casino games such as slot machines, roulette and Blackjack.

Is English widely spoken in Megève?

Yes, many locals in Megève speak English, especially those who works within the tourism industry.

What is the Megève Chapel Bridge?

The Megève Chapel Bridge, known as "Pont de Megève" in French, is a picturesque wooden footbridge that crosses over the Arly River in Megève. The bridge is a notable landmark and one of the town's iconic symbols.

What is the Megève Ice Palace?

The Megève Ice Palace, or "Palais de Megève" in French, is a unique and multifunctional ice sports and leisure complex. It offers a range of activities for visitors of all ages, making it a popular attraction during both the winter and summer months. In the ice palace you can find an ice-skating rink, you can play ice hockey and curling and there are various ice shows.

How much does a ski pass cost in Megève?

The price for the ski pass Évasion Mont-Blanc for an adult is 59.50 EUR, and for kids you pay 50.50 EUR. All prices are for a ski pass per day.

What shops are there in Megève if I want to rent skis and snowboards?

Megève has 4 places where you can rent ski equipment on your ski holiday there. To see booking options and a map where you can find the shop that is most suitable for you, click here. The best thing is to book your ski equipment in advance, as it is usually cheaper to book online.

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