SkiVal

Getting to St Anton

Your holiday includes our charter flight from London Gatwick and a transfer to/from resort to meet this flight. 

Flights are with British Airways  at the following times (please note all times are provisional and flights may be different at start and end of season)

Gatwick (South Terminal) to Friedrichshafen   BA8588 07.05/09.45

Friedrichshafen to Gatwick                                 BA8589 10.45/11.25

Buy on board service available.

Please note that as this is a charter flight, there is no online or automated check-in facility, check in at the airport only. Please also be aware that any BA membership prvileges do not apply to charter flights.

Upon your arrival at Friedrichshafen  you will be met by one of our Ski-Val staff and accompanied on your coach journey to resort. We generally only have the one flight so you are not hanging around waiting for other arrivals. The journey  is approx 130km mostly motorway and transfer time is around 1.5/1.45 hours dependent on road/traffic and weather conditions.

Baggage information & Ski/board carriage

  • Luggage is limited to 1 bag x  23kg in the hold

  • Hand luggage is 1 bag x 10kg (56x45x25cm) plus a secod smaller handbag/laptop bag (max 40x30x15cm). All measurements include handles/pockets/wheels.

  • Infants (<2yrs) have their own hold baggage allowance of bag max 10kg plus a collapsible stroller type pushchair. Parents can also carry an additional cabin bag max 10kg.

  • Ski/board carriage - £50/set. Must be pre booked at least 2 weeks prior to travel. Once booked it is non-refundable. Ski bags should contain one set of skis and poles. We have an allocation of ski carriage that we can pre book, once we have reached this, skis/board carriage can only be organised direct with BA at check in, £72/set.

  • Ski boots can be carried in a separate bag in the hold FOC however they form part of your 23kg hold allowance.

  • Avalanche rescue packs - for packs containing a cartridge of compressed gas (IATA division 2.2) or a pyrotechnic trigger mechanism containing no more than 200mg net as per IATA Division 1.4S. Only one backpack per person and must ensure it cannot be activated accidentally. The airbags must be fitted with pressure relief valves. Once approved, this item can be hand or checked baggage. This must form part of the normal baggage allowance. We must be notified at least 2 weeks prior to departure.

FLIGHT EXTRAS - a range of flight extras such as allocated seating and extra leg room can be purchased directly with British Airways at check in.

INDEPENDENT TRAVEL
If you choose to make your own travel arrangements to and from resort and do not wish to make use of our flights &/or transfers you may still be required to pay the full package price. We charter our own aircraft and the flight seats are pre-paid regardless of whether they are full or not. Please ask at the time of booking if any reduction is available.Please note that you should aim to arrive at your chalet after 3pm on arrival day and leave by 10am on departure day.

PRIVATE TRANSFERS
If you have made your own travel arrangements and need a transfer to resort or would like a private transfer to your chalet, please ask us for more details.