Whether you are coming to Combloux by bike or passing through our village during a cycling route in the Alps, this stay guide will allow you to make the most of Combloux by bike. Find all the services and equipment as well as practical information.

Map of services useful to cyclists in Combloux

Need to locate a water point or a secure bike park in Combloux? Browse our interactive map and easily find what you need.

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Plan your bike trip: information highway and weather, your allies for a successful bike ride

Roadworks can make cycling difficult, or even cause road closures.
To avoid problems, it is best to consult the information highway.

In the mountains, the weather is subject to constant variations. Check the weather regularly before setting out on your bike journey.

Traveling with your bike on public transport

Are you looking to quickly and easily reach a cycling point of interest? To all cyclists visiting Combloux, don't let anything stop you in your quest for discoveries on two wheels!

  • Free shuttles for short distance trips on both sides of the village,
  • Comfortable coaches to travel to the borders of Savoie in complete serenity,
  • Flexible taxis specially equipped for cyclists for tailor-made journeys

Here is a full range of solutions to make your bike trips easier in the Pays du Mont-Blanc!

Free shuttles

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In Combloux:

  • In high season only (summer and winter)
  • 2 possible routes:

1 online : Combloux – Cuchet Tourist Office

2 online : Combloux – Le Jaillet Tourist Office in Megève

Regional coaches

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  • Regular lines Auvergne Rhône Alpes
  • Bicycles in the hold with additional cost
  • 2 lines from Combloux:

Bus line Y82, from Chamonix to Praz-sur-Arly

Bus line Y83, from Sallanches to Flumet

International buses

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  • Bicycles in the hold with additional cost
  • Book your trip:

FlixBus

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Taxi Bottolier Pissard

  • 620 route de Cordon – Sallanches
  • 06 08 32
  • Website
Train

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The golden rules of the conscientious cyclist

In Combloux, when it comes to road safety, we don't skimp on resources. Take advantage of our valuable tips for an optimal cycling experience ! Follow our recommendations for your safety, your comfort and your pleasure on the roads and cycle paths of the Pays du Mont-Blanc.

Before leaving

  • The road: with many protagonists, you share. Respect the rules of the road and the cycle paths, you must (when possible).
  • Le weather report, you will consult. In the mountains, the weather is changing.
  • Have something to repair a slight damage (in the event of a puncture for example): in your bicycle bag, you will take it with you. Your peace of mind is our priority!
  • The necessary (sunscreen, snack, water bottle, sunglasses): to avoid dehydration or cravings, you will plan.
  • Your itinerary: carefully, you will watch. To your entourage: of your departure, you will inform. A road map: bring it with you.

On the road

  • In the event of a technical problem: the Tourist Office will contact you. To our stay advisors: a ready-to-use repair kit, you ask.
  • On your head: your helmet, you will wear (compulsory for children under 12)

Where to park your bike in Combloux?

The village's bicycle parking lots

Combloux Tourist Office

49 chemin des Passerands – COMBLOUX

  • Metal hoops
  • Padlocks not provided

Schools parking

132 road from the town hall – COMBLOUX

  • Metal hoops
  • Padlocks not provided

Biological Swimming Lake

Chemin du Perret – COMBLOUX

  • Metal hoops
  • Padlocks not provided

Luggage lockers for bicycle travelers in Combloux

While roaming by bike in the Pays du Mont-Blanc, you don't know what to do with your two-wheeled vehicle and your luggage? We have the solution: keep your personal belongings and your precious equipment in lockers for the time of a pedestrian exploration of our picturesque village.

Our luggage storage services give you the freedom to live your cycling experience to the full, in all lightness.

Places to refuel during your bike tour

Who said that eating well and cycling were incompatible? Discover the facilities and infrastructures of our village-resort which will allow you to eat with pleasure and ease during your journey!

Covered picnic areas in Combloux

Marine MARTIN – OT Combloux
father mother child sitting in fields summer picnic facing mont blanc

Looking for a covered picnic area to enjoy a meal sheltered from bad weather around Combloux?

In summer, you can take shelter:

  • At the water level, under the event tent

Self-service planchas in Combloux

What's better than enjoying a good grill to perk up after a hard day of cycling? To enjoy a hot meal during your bike trip to Combloux, self-service electric planchas are at your disposal:

  • near the biotope lake
  • at the top of the Jaillet

Remember to respect the rules of use and ensure the cleanliness of the premises.

You want to stay connected while cycling ? So discover our solutions to benefit from a quality internet connection, in all circumstances in Combloux.

Public toilets in the village and in the mountain pastures

Personalized public toilets are also available here:

In the center of the village

  • Tourist Office Square
  • Biotope body of water – according to opening,
    outside

Near the Portes du Mont-Blanc ski area

  • Brons Hors-Sac Room
  • Cry car park – accessible to people with reduced mobility
  • Cuchet car park – accessible to people with reduced mobility

Drinking water points in Combloux

  • Pool on the Tourist Office square
  • Basin at the bottom of the Crystals car park / Biotope lake
  • Au Louparc : water fountains and basin.
  • Basin to the left of the Church of Combloux
Marine MARTIN – OT Combloux
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Useful addresses and numbers for a cycling holiday in Combloux

Free wifi zones in Combloux

Combloux Tourist Office

49 chemin des Passerands – COMBLOUX

  • Secure public WiFi
  • Free internet access – 24 hour coverage
  • Possibility to benefit from the indoor connection during the opening hours of the Office and to settle in the reception area
  • Signal strong enough to be picked up from outside

Municipal library of Combloux

83 road from the town hall – COMBLOUX

Rent a wifi box!

Renting WiFi during the holidays: a very useful solution for cycle tourism, to be collected from the Combloux Office reception.

Take advantage of the 4G network in Combloux (100 Mb/s), via a mini mobile modem.

Learn more about Pocket Wifi.

Health facilities near Combloux

Do you need dressings, medication or a medical consultation to treat your injuries?

At Combloux, we understand the importance of receiving fast and efficient medical care, which is why we have gathered here a list of medical providers – pharmacies, hospitals and medical practices – able to meet your needs.

Useful numbers for cyclists visiting the Combloux region

  • Combloux Tourist Office : 04.50.58.60.49
  • Combloux Pharmacy : 04 50 58 64 70
  • Combloux medical office : 04 50 58 62 90
  • Mont-Blanc hospitals in Sallanches : 04 50 47 30 30

 

In case of emergency :
Police : 17
PGHM (Mountain Rescue) : 04 50 53 16 89
Firefighter : 18
Samu : 15
European emergency number : 112

The Accueil Vélo guide: the practical guide to your cycling escapades

Our bike welcome guide is available at the Tourist Office or can be downloaded to guide you on your bike rides. It contains all beads and tricks for cyclists visiting our beautiful village.

Immerse yourself in this must-see and fully live your cycling experience in Combloux!


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