Chalmazel ski resort is an hour from Saint Étienne, an hour and a quarter from Clermont-Ferrand and an hour and a half from Lyons, in a perfect location for skiing near major cities. It reaches an altitude of over 1,600 metres at its highest point and offers a whole range of nature-based activities both in winter and in summer. Come along with family or friends and breathe in the fresh air here in the Monts du Forez !
1hfrom Saint-Étienne or Roanne1h15from Clermont-Ferrand1h45from Lyon
Enclosed car park, cars €9 per day (weekend and school holidays)
Camping cars €14/day
Access to water for camping cars from the car park: €3
Take the train to Montbrison, which is the nearest railway station to Chalmazel ski resort.
From Montbrison railway station, you can take lines L11 (Saint-Etienne / Montbrison) and L31 (Montbrison / Chalmazel) on Région Loire coaches to Chalmazel-Jeansagnière. During the season, you can get off this line right at the foot of the slopes.
During the skiing season there is a free shuttle running between the town of Chalmazel and the foot of the slopes :
Times are given for information only and may vary according to traffic conditions.
This shuttle is provided thanks to the support of the local authorities and partners listed below :
It is fairly difficult to get to Chalmazel ski resort by public transport. Even so, you can take a look at the OùRA route calculator to find out which bus and train lines will bring you close to the site. You can also take a look at the Mov'ici or Blablacar car-sharing websites, which is a good way of keeping the cost of your journey down...