Courchevel Airport

Courchevel Airport (Altiport*) serving Courchevel, a ski resort in the French Alps. Due to its very short runway (537 metres) and the surrounding mountainous terrain ,there is no go-around procedure and the rules are very strict about landing there.

A variety of private small aircrafts and helicopters can be seen landing at Courchevel Airport (known officially as Courchevel Altiport), which is very close to the slopes.

The best option to fly to reach Courchevel is to fly into Chambery, Geneva, or Annecy, which all accommodate private jets. Then a a private helicopter will transfer you direct to Courchevel for the final approach.

Set in the imposing three valleys Courchevel has it all, a massive ski area, fine hotels, world class restaurants …what more could anybody look for?

Geneva, LyonChambery and Grenoble are the nearest main airports to Courchevel.


Courchevel, France


Rue de l’Altiport,
73120 Saint-Bon-Tarentaise, France
Code: CVF
Elevation: 2.008 m
Phone: +33 4 79 08 26 02
Year Built: 1947

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For private charter to/from Courchevel Airport call Helicopter4You at +30 210 996 7870 (24 HRS)

You may fly to/from Courchevel with one of the 7500+ Private Jets in our network and with comfort and privacy you will be transferred to a helicopter that will take you to your final destination. Helicopter4you specialize in helicopter airport transfers to and from all airports and ski resorts. We work with local helicopter operators and we can provide our clients with the least expensive helicopter transfer for the type of helicopter that you have ultimately decided to travel in.

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The original idea of Courchevel as a resort was conceived during the Second World War when in 1942, the French Commission of Tourism expressed and interest in creating a super ski resort. Their criteria included terrain between 1400 and 1800 meters and the feasibility of installing a reliable lift system to link them together and create an enormous cohesive ski area. At this time Courchevel, Saint Bon and Moriond were seeking funding for regeneration and development and so Courchevel became France’s first purpose built ski resort.

Courchevel Ski Facts

Set Over 4 Levels – Le Praz 1300, Courchevel 1550, Courchevel 1650 and the most prestigious Courchevel 1850
201 Blue Runs, 177 Red Runs, 50 Black Runs, 2 Snowboard Parks
600km ski area
69 Chair Lifts, 3 Cable Cars, 37 Gondolas
Ice Rink, Tobogganing, Hot Air Ballooning, Hang-Gliding, Pleasure Flights, Ice Climbing

Airport Info:

Latitude: 45°23.75′ N
Longitude: 6°37.95′ E
Elevation: 6583.0 ft.
Runway Length: 1,762 ft.
Surface: asphalt


Courchevel Town

Courchevel is a small charming town in the Savoie region of the French Alps, full activities and shopping options. As part of the Trois Vallées, it has access to the largest ski resort in the world: some 375 miles of groomed slopes and countless off-piste runs. Thanks to the resort’s high altitude, it usually has snow from mid-November through April. With the most over-the-top lodging in the Alps, Courchevel is the perfect place to mix skiing with luxury.

Indicative prices for popular routes to/from Courchevel

Private Jet to Courchevel

Nearest Private Jet Airport to Courchevel: Chambery Airport

Closest Helipad to Courchevel: Courchevel Alitport

Driving Distance from Airport to Courchevel: 60km (about 60 min)

Helicopter flight Time from Airport to Courchevel: about 20 min

London – Chambéry – London
Aircraft: Mustang
Seats: 4
Flight time: 1 hr 35 mins
Charter price: €12770

London – Grenoble – London 
Aircraft: Mustang
Seats: 4
Flight time: 1 hour 35 mins
Charter price: from € 12770

London – Chambery – London
Aircraft: Citation XL
Seats: 8
Flight time: 1 hour 15 mins
Charter price: € 11000 (one way)/€ 14350 (day return)

London – Chambery – London
Aircraft: Embraer Legacy 600
Seats: 13
Flight time: 1 hour 11 mins
Charter price: € 15700 (one way)/€ 26000 (day return)

Paris Le Bourget – Chambéry – Paris Le Bourget (2-night return)
Aircraft: Citation XL
Seats: 8
Flight time: 50 mins
Charter price: €11 670

Nice Cote D’Azur – Chambéry – Nice Cote D’Azur (2-night return)
Aircraft: Citation Mustang
Seats: 4
Flight time: 39 mins
Charter price: €6 180

Indicative prices for popular helicopter destinations out of Courchevel Airport

From/To Flight Time From/To
Courchevel to Annecy 20 min EUR 1410 1440 2300 Annecy to Courchevel
Courchevel to Grenoble 30 min EUR 2200 2590 3730 Grenoble to Courchevel
Courchevel to Geneva 30 min EUR 2200 2490 4120 Geneva to Courchevel
Courchevel to Lyon exuperi 35 min EUR 3540 3030 4400 Lyon to Courchevel

Courchevel Sightseeing Tours

If you’re looking to try something a little different on your trip to Courchevel, why not get a panoramic view of the mountains from on board a helicopter?

Courchevel is a French Alps ski resort. It is a part of Les Trois Vallées, the largest linked ski areas in the world.

Experience a helicopter tourist flight for a thrilling, exhilarating panoramic bird’s eye view of the mountains.

Overfly the 3 valleys in a plane !

After the takeoff from Courchevel airport, you overfly Courchevel, Moriond, Courchevel Village, Le Praz, then La Tania, Méribel & Mottaret, Les Menuires, Val Thorens, Saint Martin de Belleville, Moûtiers, Bozel & Pralognan en Vanoise…

Flight time:     30 min.          Price:     from 85€ / person

The Mont Blanc

We offer a spectacular flight to meet the Mont Blanc, and its massive glaciers. An unforgettable journey to the top of Europe, from where you will see mountain climbers reaching the summit, or myhtic refuges such as le refuge du Gouter.

          Flight time:     50 min.          Price:    from 170€ / pers.

Panoramic Flights to Heart of the Alps

Moments of the flight will remain in your memory forever as something exhilarating and unforgettable.
You will recall the epic journey over glaciers and grandiose mountain peaks.
In summer, you will be able to enjoy the amazing beauty of mountain lakes, green forests and mountain slopes.

          Flight time: 15 min.          Price: from  690 € /5 person.