Megève travel guide

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You're Going to Love Megève

With a population of 5,129, Megève is a must-see destination in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country.

When to visit Megève

Megève in April
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Megève in April
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Megève


Although Megève doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Grenoble (GNB), which is located 114 km from Megève. The shortest flight to Megève from Ireland departs from Dublin and takes around 2h 10m.


SNCF is the only carrier operating train routes to Megève. The train journey from Megève to Saint-Étienne takes 0h 46m and costs around €9 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Marseille, expect to pay about €10 for a 1h 23m trip.


Another option to get to Megève is to pick up a car hire from Nice, which is about 244 km from Megève. You’ll find branches of Ace and Goldcar Rental SP, among others, in Nice.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Megève, including BlaBlaBus, ALSA and FlixBus. From Saint-Étienne, the bus ride to Megève takes 97 km and will cost you around €5. From Grenoble, the ticket costs about €8 for a journey of 145 km.

Airports near Megève

Airlines serving Megève

United Airlines
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American Airlines
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Air France
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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
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Qatar Airways
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Air Canada
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Austrian Airlines
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Brussels Airlines
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Singapore Airlines
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Scandinavian Airlines
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Etihad Airways
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Where to stay in Megève

From 5-star hotels such as the Les Fermes De Marie to great affordable options like the Au Vieux Moulin, Megève offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around €207 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to €1,012 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Megève

Most booked hotels in Megève

Four Seasons Hotel Megeve
Excellent (9.4, Excellent reviews)
Les Fermes De Marie
Excellent (9.1, Excellent reviews)
Au Coin du Feu
Excellent (9, Excellent reviews)
M De Megeve
Excellent (9.1, Excellent reviews)
Hôtel L'Arboisie
Excellent (8.8, Excellent reviews)
Les Loges Blanches
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
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Hiring a car in Megève

Expect to pay €1.88 per litre in Megève (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between €22.45 and €29.93. The most frequently booked car type in Megève is Economy (Citroen C3 or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Mini car hire (Fiat 500 or similar) is, on average, 40% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.