Travel Information

This is intended as a rough guide for your travel to Sauze d’Oulx. Please always check service availability along with current bus and train times which may change due to the weather and for other reasons.

A. Flights to Turin

B. Public transport from Turin Airport

C. From other airports by train

D. From the UK by train

E. Travelling by car

F. Private Transfers

A. Flights to Turin

Many airlines fly to Turin all year round including British Airways, Lufthansa, KLM, SAS and Alitalia. Low cost carriers include Ryanair, Blue Air and, in winter, Easyjet amongst others. There are many charter flights in winter. It’s always worth checking Google Flights and Skyscanner.

B. Public Transport to Sauze d’Oulx

  1. TURIN AIRPORT – TURIN PORTA NUOVA RAILWAY STATION
    From
    Turin Airport you can take a bus to the main railway station in Turin, Porta Nuova.
    Tickets can be bought in the airport terminal for the bus and cost about €6,50, or €7,50 on board. The journey can take 50 minutes upwards depending on the time of day and traffic.

    Bus timetable from/to Turin Airport to Turin Porta Nuova in PDF format

  2. TURIN PORTA NUOVA RAILWAY STATION – OULX RAILWAY STATION
    Trains from Porta Nuova run roughly every hour to Oulx and cost from €6,35 each way. The journey takes about 90 minutes. You can buy tickets from the machines inside Porta Nuova or online. Your destination is described as “Oulx-Cesana-Claviere-Sestriere”. Make sure you get your ticket stamped before boarding the train else you may get a fine.

    Train times and fares can be viewed and booked at trenitalia.it

  3. OULX RAILWAY STATION – SAUZE D’OULX
    Buses run roughly every hour and cost approx. €1,90. The last bus is at 19:15/19:45 depending on the day. The journey takes approx. 15 minutes.

    The bus timetable can be downloaded here

  4. TAXI FROM OULX – SAUZE D’OULX
    Although not public transport, taxis are also available:

    Sauze Taxi (Sauze d’Oulx)
    Tel. +39 327 0610700

    Central Taxi (Oulx)
    Tel. +39 335 5267322

    Magno (Oulx)
    Tel. +39 338 4058681

Other option include taking a bus from Turin Airport to Oulx (or Sauze d’Oulx).

Bellando Tours

Cavourese

ResAlp

C. From Other airports by train

Chambery – Sauze d’Oulx (approx 1’40”)
www,sncf.com

Lyon – Sauze d’Oulx (approx 3 hours)
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Milan Malpensa/ Linate – Oulx (from 2 hours 30 mins}
www.trenitalia.it

D. From the UK by train

Snowcarbon is an extensive resource detailing your options for travelling to Sauze d’Oulx by train.

www.snowcarbon.co.uk

E. Driving to Sauze d’Oulx

From the UK takes 10-12 hours depending on road conditions.

From the Netherlands (Amsterdam) takes approximately 11 hours.

From Denmark (Copenhagen) takes about 17 hours.

From Frankfurt (Germany) takes about 8 hours.

In winter, tyres suitable for snow and ice (with the snowflake symbol) or chains for your vehicle are compulsory in mountainous areas. Police can prevent you from continuing your journey if you do not have them.

TRAFFIC LIMITED ZONE
Please be aware that Sauze operates a Traffic Limited Zone (ZTL). You will not be able to drive through the centre of Sauze without a pass or you will incur a large fine.

CAR PARKS
There are car parks available in Sauze without coming through the ZTL. There’s a charge for parking in the main car parks in Sauze and at the bottom of the Sportinia chairlift. Ask at the Tourist Information Office beside the petrol station for more information.

F. Private Transfers

Various companies do private transfers including:

Sauze Taxi (Sauze d’Oulx)
Tel. +39 327 0610700

Pellissier Helicopter
Tel. +39 348 3161723

Private transfers are available from various airports. Find details using a web search.