Frequently Asked Questions

If you’re planning to hit the slopes in Chamonix, it’s essential to have a good understanding of the available lift passes and the logistics involved. Here’s a selection of frequently asked questions to provide you with the guidance you need. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned skier, this information will help you navigate the options and make the most of your skiing experience in Chamonix. From the types of lift passes available to the convenience of RFID technology and the importance of insurance, we’ve got you covered. Let’s get started on your journey to an unforgettable skiing adventure!

Here’s some of our frequently asked questions to help you out:

Types of Lift Passes:

– Chamonix Le Pass: This is the local ski pass suitable for beginners to intermediates, covering the lower Chamonix valley slopes.

– Mont Blanc Unlimited: This is a more comprehensive pass, granting access to all of the Chamonix ski areas and also some neighbouring areas in Italy and Switzerland.

Duration Options:

– You can buy passes that last from half a day to a full season. The most common durations are one day, a week, or the entire season.

Where to Buy:

– Online: Often, buying in advance online can grant you discounts, especially during off-peak periods.


– The cost varies based on the type of pass, its duration, and the season. Prices are generally higher during peak season.

– There are discounts available for children, seniors, and families.

Added Benefits:

– Depending on the type of pass you buy, you might also get access to other leisure facilities in the area, such as swimming pools or ice rinks.

– Some passes also offer discounts or free access to public transportation in the region.

RFID Technology:

– Most Chamonix lift passes now use RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) technology. This allows for hands-free access to lifts. Just keep the pass in your left jacket pocket, and the gates will open automatically.


– All our passes are offered with the option to buy E-gloo insurance, which we highly recommend.

Chamonix ski pass frequently asked questions Disclaimer – This selection of frequently asked questions and answers are published without guarantees regarding factual correctness, accuracy, current validity or any assurance that you can rely upon. They are for general guidance only and you should make separate enquiries of official sources before making any decisions. We do make best efforts to keep this section up to date in your service.

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Again, while these frequently asked questions provide a basis for understanding a potential ski trip to Chamonix, always refer to the official sources or call us for more detailed or for the most accurate and up-to-date information or for any queires that are not included in our frequently asked questions section.