Lifts opening and prices

Via ferrata Chamrousse

Via ferrata map

Equipment rental:
Chamrousse 1650: Sport 2000
Chamrousse 1750: Sgambato Skishop

Opening: June to October (depending on weather conditions)
Need more thrills and more height?
Whether it is above a lake, in the trees or in the air, numerous and original activities will allow you to admire Chamrousse from above, and will not lete you unmoved.
The landscape will have another dimension and you will be seduced by its beauty.

Caution: Via ferrata is a prohibited activity for inexperienced adults and minors who are not accompanied by an experienced adult.
To all and especially to beginners, we recommend the supervision of a professional: information at the Tourist Office or the Maison de la Montagne.
La Croix gondola is now: Closed

Via ferrata are: Closed


Main prices: [2020 summer prices coming soon]

Pedestrians - Prices summer 2019 Adult Child** Junior* Senior Senior Plus
Single ticket 7€  5€  5€  7€ 7€
Return ticket 9.50€ 7.50€ 7.50€ 9.50€ 9.50€
4 consecutive hours 15.50€ 11€ 11€ 15.50€ 15.50€
Day ticket 18€  13€ 13€ 18€ 18€
2 non consecutive days 29€ 21€ 21€ 29€  29€ 
6-day stay (sale on Ticket Office only) 54€ 39€ 39€ 54€ 54€
Season (sale on Ticket Office only) 108€ 78€ 78€ 108€ 108€
* Juniors (from 1993 to 2000) must bring a student card with date, date of birth and picture or a school attendance certificate with an ID).
** Bring a certificate of birth.

Children born in 2014 and after : free** (a proof of age is required : ID or family record book

Other prices:

Download the complete summer price list (only in French).

Lifts opening

La Croix gondola - Chamrousse 1650:
- From June, 27th to August 30th, 2020

Every day: 9.15am to 5pm
and at weekends:
- June 13th and 14th / 20th and 21th (*to confirm)
- September: every weekend (*depending on announced weather conditions) -> confirmation on Thursday evening for the weekend after
Bachat Bouloud 6-man chair lift - Chamrousse 1750: from July 4th to August 30th, 2020
Every day: from 10am to 12.45pm and 1.15 to 5pm

Ticket sales points

Chamrousse 1650:
  • Ticket Office at the Tourist Office: same as lifts opening from 9am to 1pm and from 2pm to 5pm.
  • 2 automatic ticket dispensers (do not deliver any pass for kids born between 2014 and now)
Chamrouse 1750:

2 automatic ticket dispensers (do not deliver any pass for kids born between 2014 and now)

2 access to the via ferrata routes:

Approach on foot by Chamrousse 1750 - Croix de Chamrousse path   
Time for ascent: 2h05 (3 Fontaines) - 2h15 (lacs Robert) - Variation in height: 500m
Approach from the gondola at the Croix de Chamrousse (Chamrousse 1650)
Time for ascent: 10 min (3 Fontaines) - 20 min (lacs Robert)

3 fontaines via ferrata

Lakes Robert via ferrata

  • Departure and arrival height: 2200m - 2240m (40m)
  • Timing: 1h-1h30
  • Orientation: east
  • Route length: 350m
  • A little difficult to quite difficult
  • Departure and arrival height: 2050m - 2200m (150m)
  • Timing: 1h30-2h
  • Orientation: east - south-east
  • Route length: 300m
  • Quite difficult