European Ski Season Dates for 2018/19

 

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The best time of the year is almost here.  Some ski resorts in Europe are already open and others are beginning to open.  It can often be difficult trawling the internet to try and find ski resort opening dates.  Here at Ski-Lifts, we thought we’d make it easier for you and we did the work for you.  Below is a list of the opening dates for the most popular ski resorts in Europe.  Including; ski season dates in France, Andorra, Austria, Bulgaria, Germany, Italy, Slovenia and Switzerland.

Just take a look at the list below to find out when the ski season starts in; France, Andorra, Austria, Bulgaria, Germany, Italy, Slovenia and Switzerland.  It’s never too early to book your next ski holiday, so get your woolly hats and boots at the ready, your flights booked, accommodation arranged, ski equipment hired, ski passes paid for and of course, your airport transfer arranged from airport to ski resort.



SKI SEASON DATES 201819

Andorra

Ski Resort Opening Date Closing Date Additional Info
The Grandvalira ski area 01/12/2018 22/04/2019

Austria

Ski Resort Opening Date Closing Date Additional Info
Bad Kleinkirchheim 07/12/2018 07/04/2019
Hintertux 1/12/2018 22/04/2019 Glacier open all year round
Ischgl 22/11/2018 01/05/2019
Kitzbühel 13/10/2018 (estimated) 01/05/2019 (estimated)
Mayrhofen 01/12/2018 22/04/2019
Obergurgl 15/11/2018 28/04/2019
Solden 15/11/2018 28/04/2019 Glacier planned to open on 17/09/2018 – depending on snow conditions
St Anton 30/11/2018 28/04/2019

Bulgaria

Ski Resort Opening Date Closing Date Additional Info
Borovets 16/12/2018 (estimated) 17/04/2019 (estimated)
Bansko 01/12/2018 07/04/2019

France

Ski Resort Opening Date Closing Date Additional Info
Alpe d’Huez 01/12/2018 27/04/2019
Avoriaz 14/12/2018 22/04/2019
Chamonix 09/12/2018 (estimated) 22/04/2019 (estimated)
Courchevel 08/12/2018 22/04/2019
Flaine 22/12/2018 22/04/2019 Partial opening from 15/12/2018 – depending on snow conditions
La Plagne 15/12/2018 27/04/2019
Les Arcs 15/12/2018 27/04/2019
La Clusaz 16/12/2018 TBC
La Tania 15/12/2018 22/04/2019
Les Gets 22/12/2018 14/04/2019 Partial opening from 15/12/2018 – depending on snow conditions
Les Menuires 08/12/2018 22/04/2019
Meribel 08/12/2018 22/04/2019
Morzine 22/12/2018 14/04/2019
Serre Chevalier 15/12/2018 22/04/2019
Tignes 24/11/2018 (estimated) 01/05/2019 (estimated)
Val d’Isere 24/11/2018 22/04/2019
Val Thorens 17/11/2018 05/05/2019 Partial opening from 17/11/2018 – depending on snow conditions

Germany

Ski Resort Opening Date Closing Date Additional Info
Garmisch 14/12/2018 07/04/2019

Italy

Ski Resort Opening Date Closing Date Additional Info
Alta Badia 01/12/2018 07/04/2019
Arabba 24/12/2018 17/03/2019
Cervinia 21/10/2018 05/05/2019
Cortina 30/11/2018 01/05/2019
Livigno 22/12/2018 05/04/2019
Madonna di Campiglio 21/12/2018 11/03/2019
Selva Val Gardena 06/12/2018 08/04/2019

Slovenia

Ski Resort Opening Date Closing Date Additional Info
Bohinj TBC TBC
Kranjska Gora TBC TBC

Switzerland

Ski Resort Opening Date Closing Date Additional Info
Davos Klosters 23/11/2018 22/04/2019
Grindelwald 17/11/2018 28/04/2019
Gstaad 15/12/2018 17/03/2019
Saas Fee 14/07/2018 28/04/2019
Verbier 01/12/2018 (estimated) 29/04/2019 (estimated)
Zermatt The Matterhorn, Gornergrat and Rothorn glacial areas are open 365 days per year.

PLEASE NOTE – Dates may be subject to change

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