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Summer Lift Opening Dates in Les 2 Alpes

Discover the Les 2 Alpes lift timetables and dates

About Summer Lift Opening Dates in 2 Alpes

If you're looking for winter prices see Ski Pass Prices; or winter Ski Lift Opening Dates. For details of the Summer Lift Opening Dates, read on...

Below you'll find all the summer opening times of Les 2 Alpes lifts to help you plan your holiday. There are plenty of lifts operating here in the summer, giving you lots of access to the mountains and attractions that Les 2 Alpes has to offer. You can also check out live updates on lift openings on our Live Lift Status page. 

For the summer Les Deux Alpes lifts will be open from 

Saturday 23rd June to Saturday 1st September 2018

The lift system gives access to hiking and mountain biking routes, as well as summer skiing on the glacier. The summer ski area is open daily from 7:15  through to 12:30 so you'll have be up and at it early if you want to ski the glacier! 

Summer lift schedules in 2 Alpes are as follows: 

  • Glacier opening : 07:00 - 12:30
  • Snowpark opening : 08:00 - 13:00
  • Mont de Lans chairlift : 09:30 to 18:00
  • Village chairlift : 07:00 to 18:00
  • Le Diable chairlift : 09:30 to 18:30
  • Jandri Express gondola I & II : 07:00 to 15:30 (last lift to 3200 m) – 16:30 (last lift to 2600 m)
  • Vallée Blanche chairlift : 09:30 to 18:00
  • Venosc gondola : 08:00 to 20:00

Over in La Grave the lifts open for summer from mid June until the first week in September.

All lift dates and times are subject to change due to adverse weather and events. Keep an eye on live lift status and visit our maps page to see where the summer lifts & trails are. 


The Deux Alpes glacier is open for pre-winter skiing & snowboarding every year with special rates. The ski area is normally open from the last week of October through to 1st November. Take a look at ski pass prices for discounted prices at this time. 

How to get passes

Find this year's Summer Lift Pass Prices and a guide on which summer passes to buy

More inspiration...

Read more about the summer lift system in Les 2 Alpes and find out more about the variety of summer activities you can do on your visit. 

About Summer Sking in Les 2 Alpes

If you're looking for winter prices see Ski Pass Prices. For an explanation about the summer skiing available, read on...

Buy My Ski Pass  Book My Ski Hire  Book My Ski Lesson

Les 2 Alpes is one of the few places to offer summer skiing in the Alps. The Les 2 Alpes summer ski season is quite short so check the lift schedule below for full details.

Skiing during the summer months in Les 2 Alpes is very popular with ski clubs and snowboard camps as it gives a few extra months of practice in between the winter ski seasons. Les 2 Alpes summer skiing is generally under warm sunny conditions, with cheaper ski passes and an uncrowded resort. 

Summer opening dates and times are subject to weather conditions but you will find that the area is generally open from the end of June until early September. Keep an eye on live lift status to help plan your day.

Summer ski passes

A Glacier Experience Pass grants you access to the Jandri lifts, the funicular and all the ski lifts on the summit of the glacier. Passes are available from a half day up to 15 days. You'll also get access to the bikepark with this pass, so you can ski in the morning and mountain bike in the afternoon. 

Passes for 2 to 5 days give you access to the swimming pool (once per day), 3 trips on the luge and 1 hour of tennis for 2 people (you must each have a pass).

Passes for 6 days or longer give you access to the swimming pool (once per day), 6 trips on the luge, 1 hour of tennis for 2 people, (you must each have a pass) 1 golf putting session, 1 archery session, 1 day of mountain biking in any of the 4 Galaxie areas; Alpe d'Huez, Serre Chevalier, Montgenevre & Puy St Vincent, plus you get a discount on the Adventure park in Venosc.

Buy My Glacier Experience Pass Online 

Summer ski area

Les Deux Alpes summer ski area is located on the 120-hectare glacier and ranges from 2900 metres up to 3600 metres, making it one of the largest European summer skiing spots. 

The ski area contains a snowpark, 1 red run, 9 blue runs, 1 green run accessed by 2 chair lifts, 8 tow lifts, 2 gondolas, 1 cable car, 2 drag lifts, 1 funicular & an elevator.

Also see: Best Pistes in Les 2 Alpes

Snowparks in

The snowpark here is one of the best summer parks in the Alps featuring a superpipe, air bag and host of rails, tables and freestyle modules. It is accessed by two different T bar lifts for a shorter waiting time.

Also see: Snowparks in Les 2 Alpes

More inspiration...

See our Summer Lift Pass Options article for full details on passes to buy. Find your way around with Summer skiing piste map.

Also see: Summer Skiing in Les 2 Alpes

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