How to get here

The Physics School of Les Houches (Ecole de Physique des Houches)
Côte des Chavants
F-74310 Les Houches, France
+33 (0) 04 50 54 40 69

Les Houches is a village located
in Chamonix valley, in the French Alps. Established in 1951, the Physics School is situated at 1150 m above sea level in natural surroundings, with breathtaking views on the Mont-Blanc mountain range.

By plane

Geneva Airport is one-hour drive from Les Houches

The simplest way is to use a shuttle service (approximately 40 euros up to the school, book at least three days in advance). We recommend booking a round trip. More information and contact details on Geneva Airport – Chamonix Transfer Service

Please note that Alpybus does not provide transfer direct to the school.

Mountain Drop-Offs provides price discounts. More information on MDO discount.

More information on public bus service (public bus has no direct connection with the school; taxi for the last 5 kms is required).

By taxi

+33 6 12 35 30 72

+33 4 50 54 41 09

By train

Les Houches station can be reached with one change at Saint-Gervais (from France) or at Martigny (from Switzerland).

By car

Les Houches are easily accessible from France (A41 highway), from Switzerland (Martigny and Col des Montets) and from Italy through the Mont Blanc Tunnel.

 Winter special car equipment is required to reach the school.

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Publishing date: 08 June 2016 13:50