Orelle- mountain village in Maurienne – Savoie Alps

An easy and fast access

2 hours from Lyon, 1 hour from Chambéry (by road, A43). Ample free parking. The cable car to the Orelle / Val Thorens ski area takes just 15 minutes.

A central location

Its central location in the Valley will enable you to set out easily to mythic alpine passes by cycle (Galibier, télégraphe, Madeleine...) but also to reach, in less than 30 minutes by car, every mountain pleasure, walks in the Vanoise national park, Via Ferrata, adventure trails...

Access Orelle resort of 3 Valleys

France, Alps, Savoie, Orelle

Exact address

Tourism Office Center
Ski lifts Office
3 Vallées Express Gondola
Car parks

73140 Orelle

GPS coordinates


Main distances

Chambéry 90 km
Turin 115 km
Grenoble 115 km
Genève 180 km
Lyon 193 km
Paris 660 km
Nantes 900 km
Car necessary for your holidays in Orelle
(no bus from/for Orelle)
by car

By car

Coming from France

6 km from the highway
A43 motorway to St Michel de Maurienne (exit° 29) then RD1006 in the direction of Orelle.

Coming from Italy

10 km from the highway
A43 motorway to Modane (exit° 30) then RD1006 in the direction of Orelle.


Route planner
in the direction of Orelle (Francoz).
en voiture



en train

By train

At 6 km from TGV Railway

train taxi Orelle

Railway station

. St-Michel de Maurienne/Valloire
. Modane (arrival of 3 Direct TGV from Paris per day at a minimum, on the Paris-Milan line)
en voiture

By taxi

Taxi Gros Gruart

+33(0)6 85 52 43 71
+33(0)6 60 38 01 23
en train

By plane


Lyon St Exupéry
Turin and Milan ( + train to Modane and taxi to Orelle)
Geneva (+car rental)