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Oulx (Sauze d'Oulx) ski resort is in the Susa valley (Val di Susa) of Piedmont west of Turin, Italy.

Where is Oulx, Italy?

The Oulx ski resort is 86km by motorway west of Turin. Paris is a mere 4hr 40min away by TGV fast train. Turin is only 1.5hr away by local train.

Rail is the recommended mode of travel to Oulx if for no other reason than to POW (Protect Our Winters)

Flights into the Oulx Ski Resort

The best international gateway airports to Oulx for travellers from non-European destinations are Milan Malpensa, Lyon, Geneva and even Paris. If flying to Oulx from the UK, Scandinavia or mainland Europe, Turin or Chambery in France can provide quick access to the ski resort.

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Airport & Hotel Transfers

Private transfers are available to/from all airports and hotels to Oulx & Sauze d'Oulx. A private transfer can be the most cost effective & efficient method of transport to Oulx for groups of 3 or more people. Search & book your transfer to Oulx here.

Train Travel to Oulx & Via Lattea

The train station at Oulx, is 6km down valley from the ski lifts at Sauze d'Oulx. The station is conveniently located on the Paris-Lyon-Turin-Milan TGV line. The TGV trains stop at Oulx at least 3 tines a day. Local trains link to Bardonecchia & Turin. Buses are waiting at Oulx train station to take rail passengers swiftly to all villages in the Via Lattea, including Sauze d'Oulx.

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Driving to Oulx

By car the quickest access to Oulx from Turin is via the E70 motorway (autostrade - toll road). Travel time is 1hr. For a more scenic route, one can also take the A55/SP23 road from Turin via Pinerolo & Sestriere. Travel time is 2.5hr.

Oulx can also be reached via southern France & Montgenevre or from the west through the Frejus Tunnel (costly toll) from the Maurienne valley.

Car Rental

If you require a rental car, they are available from all airports, major train stations and towns. Be aware that many vehicles rented out of Turin will not have snow tyres (& it can be a nightmare of a drive). Ensure they at least have snow chains and are preferably AWD or 4WD.

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Nearby Ski Resorts

In addition to the interlinked Via Lattea ski resorts, a Powderhounds secret stash called Prali is a tantalising option in a secluded valley to the south east. Bardonecchia ski resort on the French border towards the Maurienne valley is only a 12 min train ride from Oulx.

In France, via the Montgenevre ski resort and near the town of Briancon,Serre Chevalier is well worth a visit (as is the sensational old town & fort in Briancon).
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