Tignes is located in the Tarentaise Valley, near the Italian border and, together with Val d'Isere, it's part of one of the largest ski areas in Europe. There are several ways to get here, the fastest of which is flying. The best airport for Tignes is Geneva as it offers the greatest choice of airlines, frequent flight times and the most competitive prices.
How do you get from Geneva airport to Tignes? The easiest and most convenient way to get to Tignes is to book an airport transfer. Geneva to Tignes transfer time is around 3 hours but will be longer on snowy days and in peak weeks, such as Christmas, New Year, school holidays and Easter.
Another option, if you can't easily find transfers for the flight times you have chosen, is to hire a car from Geneva airport to Tignes, plus it gives you the freedom to move around and visit neighbouring resorts. Nevertheless, driving on the snow means that you have safety and potential damage to consider, while snow tyres should be added to the final cost on the hire options.