Getting here

By Road

• From Marseille: take the A51 motorway to Gap/Tallard, then follow signs for Embrun-Guillestre-Vars.
• From Paris: take the A6 motorway to Lyon, then the A43 motorway to Grenoble, then follow signs for Briançon via the Lautaret pass or Gap via the Bayard pass, then head towards Embrun-Guillestre-Vars.
• From Turin: head for the border at Montgenèvre then follow signs to Briançon - Guillestre - Vars.


Vars Road Report (local authority 05)
Guillestre roundabout: 1,000 m
Les Claux summit: 1,900 m
Road users take responsibility for their own behaviour; please respect other users, observe safety rules, exercise caution, and follow the highway code. Conditions can change due to unforeseen weather events, geological hazards, etc.

By train

• Montdauphin Guillestre station (18 km from Vars): 0 800 11 40 23 (Free from a French land line; lines open every day from 7.00am to 9.30pm.)
• Paris/Briançon: direct trains + motorail-sleeper trains.
• Paris/Valence or Paris/Grenoble: direct TGV (high-speed train)
• Marseille/Briançon: daily connections
For more information: 36 35


By plane

• Turin-Caselle Airport (Italy): 00 39 0 115 676 361
• Cuneo-Levaldigi Airport (Italy): 00 39 0 172 741 500
• Marseilles-Provence Airport: 0820 81 14 14
• Grenoble Saint Geoirs Airport: 04 76 65 48 48
• Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport: 0826 800 826
• Saint-Crépin Aerodrome: 04 92 45 02 95
Car hire available at airports


Zou

• Public transport: Mont-Dauphin Guillestre SNCF Station - Guillestre-Vars service
• Hautes-Alpes local authority road network; 05 Voyageurs coach service, daily from 7am to 7pm
www.zou.maregionsud.fr