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Best Ski Pass Prices in Val Thorens

Discover the Val Thorens lift-pass prices

About Val Thorens Ski Pass Prices

There are several different types of lift pass you can buy for your ski holiday. Individuals can buy a Val Thorens valley pass or a full 3 Valleys pass, and there are special rate passes available for families, groups, beginners and pedestrians.

Popular ski passes
There are 3 main types of 'Val Thorens Ski Area' passes to choose from - the 3 Valleys Pass (full area), the Belleville Valley Pass (local area), and the Val Thorens / Orelle Pass (resort area). The 3 Valleys Pass is more expensive and more comprehensive, covering the whole linked resorts of Courchevel and Meribel with around 600km of pistes, as well as the "4th Valley" of Orelle. The Belleville Valley Pass incorporates around 300km of pistes, including Les Menuires. And the Val Thorens / Orelle Pass offers 150 kilometres of pistes around Val Thorens and Orelle. Most skiers buy the six day 3 Valleys pass, as this allows you to explore many more pistes, mountain restaurants & bars and the neighbouring resorts without having to worry if you've 'crossed a border'!

Val Thorens 3 Valleys Ski Passes 2017/18 (€)
Adult
13-64 yrs
6 Days: €300.00
Child
5-12 yrs
6 Days: €240.00
Senior
65-75 yrs
6 Days: €270.00
Duo
2 pers. p/p
6 Days: €290.00
Tribu
3 pers. p/p
6 Days: €285.00
Family
Min 4 pers. p/p
6 Days: €240.00

How to buy ski passes
You can buy your pass online but before you buy anything we recommend you check the weather forecasts for your arrival and/or speak to your accommodation provider or ski school, who should be able to advise you of the best options. 

See our Ski Pass Options article for full details on passes to buy, or read on for all ski-pass prices comparisons. Read our separate page for Summer Lift Pass Prices.

Ski season prices & dates

Early Main Late
9th December to
22nd December 2017
23rd December 2017
to 13th Apr 2018
14th-22nd April 2018

Unless otherwise stated, ski passes and prices are generally subject to the following terms:

  • Kids under 5 years and Seniors over 75 years ski for free - proof of age required
  • Children and seniors require proof of age either at the moment of sale, or in resort. Ages on the first day of skiing are taken into account
  • A photo is required for free passes and season passes and you will also need to pay €3 for a hands free pass
  • Hands free passes for all other types of ski pass are included in the price
  • The type or duration of the ski pass refers to consecutive days
  • ​3V Extension Day entitles you to upgrade your Meribel pass to a 3 Valleys pass for 1 day; minimum 2 day pass required and within original validity
  • Passes are strictly personal and non-transferable. Do not share
  • Longer duration ski passes are available when you buy online and in resort
  • Prices shown are a guide only, confirmed at time of booking; further terms & conditions may apply. Prices may be subject to changes in sales tax

Also see: Ski Lift Opening Dates in Val Thorens

Val Thorens & 3 Valleys ski-passes

During the main part of the season, anyone not qualifying for a group or family discounted rate will need an individual's ski pass.

VAT = Val Thorens/Orelle Pass; 3V = 3 Valleys Pass

Val Thorens & 3 Valleys Ski Pass 2017/18 (€)
INDIVIDUAL
prices per person
Adult
13-64 yrs
Child
5-12 yrs
Senior
65-75 yrs
4hrs
 
VAT 47.20 42.40 37.70
3V 54.50 43.60 49
1 Day VAT 52.50 47.20 42.00
3V 61 48.80 54.90
2 Day VAT 100 90 80
3V 120 96 108
3 Day VAT 150 135 120
3V 180 144 162
4 Day VAT 200 180 160
3V 240 192 216
5 Day VAT 235 211.50 188
3V 285 228 256.50
6 Day VAT 250 225 200
3V 300 240 270
7 Day VAT 287 258.30 229.60
3V 347 277.60 312.30
3V Extension Day VAT 36 32.40 28.80

Also see: Ski Areas in Val Thorens

Group ski-passes

Reduced ski pass prices are available for groups of two (Duo) or more (Tribu) in Val Thorens. Duo and Tribu Pass discounts are available only for passes bought at the same time, online for the same duration in the same ski area in a single transaction. Special discounts are available to groups of 20+ please contact the Ski Pass Office for details.

Duo Group Ski Pass - Val Thorens & 3 Valleys 2017/18 (€)
2 Persons
prices per person
Val Thorens
price per person
3 Valleys
price per person
6 Day 240 290
7 Day 277 337

Tribu Group Ski Pass - Meribel & 3 Valleys 2017/18 (€)
3+ Persons
prices per person
Val Thorens Valley
price per person
3 Valleys
price per person
6 Day 235 285
7 Day 272 332

Family Ski Passes

For the 2017-18 season, any families should now buy the Tribu 3 pass, which you can add family members to - everyone pays the same price for either 6 or 7 days.

Beginners ski-passes

Beginner passes are available for morning, afternoon or 1 day duration - prices are 50% less than standard passes. Three beginners sectors are available using the beginner pass:

In the Plein Sud sector, Castor & Pollux, 2 twin covered 240m long magic carpets (free) and the Cairn gondola. In the Péclet sector, Musaraigne and Campagnols, two 200m long magic carpets (free), Roc drag lift (free), 2 Lacs and the Caron cable car.

Also see: Beginner Ski Areas in Val Thorens

Snowpark passes

In Val Thorens and Les Menuires there are two different snowparks which you have access to with either a local area or a 3 Valleys pass, whereas the 3 Valleys pass also includes the family park in Courchevel, plus 2 more snowparks in Meribel - the moon park and DC Area 43.

Also see: Snowparks in Val Thorens

Discounted ski-passes

In Val Thorens ski-pass discounts are available for skiing early or late in the season, when snow conditions may be less certain. Prices often change last minute so check at the time of purchase.

Free passes

Under 5's & over 75's go free. ID required for proof of age

Cross-country ski-passes

All the cross country ski itineraries in Val Thorens are free to use. If you like exploring, the whole of the 3 valleys is at your fingertips.

Also see: Cross-country Skiing in Val Thorens

Season passes

Ski Season Pass - Val Thorens & 3 Valleys 2017/18 (€)
SEASON
prices per person
Val Thorens
(2016/17)
3 Valleys
Adult
13-64yrs
990 1285
Child
5-12yrs
792 1028
Senior
65-75yrs
891 1156.50
Duo
Any age
950 1245
Tribu
Any age
930 1225
Family
2Ad+2Ch
- 1028

Pedestrian passes

Pedestrian Pass - 3 Valleys 2017/18 (€)
PEDESTRIAN
prices per person
Any age
1 Journey 10
2 Journeys 16.60
1 Day 23.50
6 Day 72.50

Also see: Maps of Val Thorens

Other passes

The 3 Vallees Liberte Pass, sold on the basis of an annual subscription, is a pay-as-you-go ski pass with the following benefits:

  • -10% off the daily public adult rate throughout the season
  • -20% off the daily public every Saturday on adult 3 Valleys pass prices
  • Every 6th & 9th ski day is free
  • Only available to buy online - 30 euros per year annual subscription

Ski insurance

All the prices shown above are without ski insurance. You can add on Carré Neige insurance for just 2.80€ per adult per day or 2.40€ for children. This can be easily added on when you buy your pass on line or when you buy your passes in resort. 

Also see: Ski Insurance for Val Thorens

More inspiration...

Read more about the ski lift system in Val Thorens and find out more about the variety of winter activities you can do on your visit. 

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