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Access and parking Vallon de Van



The Auberge du Vallon de Van is located in the Van valley above Salvan.

By public transport

On the CFF line between Geneva and Brig, stop at Martigny and then take the "Mont-Blanc Express" train to Les Marécottes. → train timeteable

At Les Marécottes station a bus takes you to the van valley during the high summer season. → Bus timetable


By car

Exit the A9 motorway at Martigny, follow direction Salvan. It takes about 20 minutes to drive from Martigny to Salvan.

In Salvan, follow the signs 'Vallon de Van'. From the junction for Les Granges - Les Marécottes and Vallon de Van, the road is narrow and does not allow you to cross at all times. You will pass through two tunnels before reaching Van d'en Haut which are limited to vehicles 2m wide and 2m high.

Free parking on site
There is a campsite in Van d'en Haut (10 min from the hostel).
In winter
Access by road is not possible in winter. However, the access road is groomed and it is possible to reach the hostel on foot or snowshoes (about half an hour walk).


Access and parking Vallon de Van

Access and parking Vallon de Van

+41 027 761 14 40


Van d'en Bas 4
1922 Salvan

Location / Access

GPS coordinates :
46.140281945335246, 7.0141639186462434