Overcrowded trains to Germany and beyond

With Ski-Thalys to ski destinations

Fast, easy and comfortable

  • Directly to the French Alps
  • Fast & comfortable travel
  • Arrive safely at your final destination
  • Rides on Saturdays from December
  • The sale opens on 6 October 2022 for the 2022/2023 season
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    Begin your winter vacation with Thalys!

    With Ski-Thalys, winter sports enthusiasts travel fast, relaxed and carefree directly to the French Alps. No traffic jams or slippery roads but reading a newspaper, getting a bite to eat and resting. Want to go on a ski vacation with the entire family? The train is one big adventure for children. You’ll have plenty of time to really spend time together.

    Stations Thalys to the Alps

    Departure stations

    • Amsterdam Central
    • Schiphol
    • Rotterdam Central

    Arrival stations

    • Chambéry
    • Albertville
    • Moûtiers
    • Aime-la-Plagne
    • Landry
    • Bourg-Saint-Maurice
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    Travel times Thalys 2021/2022

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    05.39 (d) Amsterdam Central 00.13 (a) Content Content
    06.00 (d) Schiphol 23.54 (a) Content Content
    06.25 (d) Rotterdam Central 23.33 (a) Content Content
    07.06 (d) Antwerp Central 22.57 (a) Content Content
    07.51 (d) Brussels-South/Midi 22.10 (a) Content Content
    12.21 (a) Chambéry 17.50 (d) Content Content
    13.04 (a) Albertville 17.01 (d) Content Content
    13.41 (a) Moûtiers 16.22 (d) Content Content
    14.06 (a) Aime-la-Plagne 15.59 (d) Content Content
    14.18 (a) Landry 15.48 (d) Content Content
    14.35 (a) Bourg-Saint-Maurice 15.38 (d) Content Content

    Thalys from Amsterdam to Bourg St. Maurice: Saturdays from 25 December - 19 March 2022
    Thalys from Bourg St. Maurice to Amsterdam: Saturdays from 1 Januaryi - 26 March 2022
    For a complete travel itinerary, consult our itinerary planner

    Practical information Ski-Thalys

    How do I find my carriage on the platform?

    On the Thalys trains, the carriage numbers are located next to the exterior doors. Your carriage number is written on your ticket. That way, you can easily find your carriage. More information about finding your seat on Thalys

    Wi-Fi

    Travelling in Thalys offers you even more comfort with free Wi-Fi in all Thalys trains, both for 1st and 2nd class. So you can continue working.

    Catering on board of Ski-Thalys to the French Alps

    In every Thalys to the French Alps, breakfast is offered in Premium class after leaving Brussels and the welcome drink before arrival in Chambéry. On your return journey, you will receive a welcome drink after departing from Chambéry, followed by dinner. For other products you can visit the Thalys Bar, located between the Premium and Comfort carriages.
    Please note:
    this catering service differs from the catering service offered in Thalys between Amsterdam and Paris.

    Ski's and other luggage

    Getting your skis to your ski destination is no problem. In carriages 6/16, 7/17 and 8/18 there are special, extra areas for storing skis and other winter sports equipment. You can bring a maximum of one pair of skis, a bag and one piece of carry-on luggage per person.

    To ski resort by bus?

    Do you want to travel to your ski resort from the train station by bus? Information, times and reservations can be found via the Altibus.com or by phone on +33 820 320 368.

    Pets

    Pets are not permitted on board Ski-Thalys.

    Extra luxury in Premium class

    In Premium class you can enjoy extra services like:

    • Welcome drink
    • Free meal on board
    • Free newspaper
    • More flexibility when cancelling or changing tickets
    • Access to the NS International Lounges at Amsterdam Central Station, Schiphol and Rotterdam Central Station.

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