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There are 5 ways to get from Annecy to Gap by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the train from Annecy to Grenoble Ter
  2. Take the bus from Gare Routiere to Gare S.N.C.F T91 / ...

€47 - €81

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy to Grenoble 739 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gare Routiere to Gare S.N.C.F T91 / ...

€16 - €22

3 alternative options

Train, bus via Clelles-Mens  •  5h 51m

  1. Take the train from Annecy to Grenoble Ter
  2. Take the train from Grenoble to Clelles-Mens Ter
  3. Take the bus from Clelles-Mens to Gap B

€31 - €67

Train  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the train from Annecy to Valence Ter
  2. Take the train from Valence to Gap Mr07

€105 - €189

Drive  •  2h 40m

  1. Drive from Annecy to Gap 208.9 km

€23 - €35

Annecy to Gap by train and bus

The journey time between Annecy and Gap is around 5h 16m and covers a distance of around 229 km. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 16m. Operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), Cars Région Isère and Swiss PostAuto, the Annecy to Gap service departs from Annecy and arrives in Gare S.N.C.F. Typically 20 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
5h 16m
Fastest journey time:
4h 16m
Journey distance:
229 km
Services per week:
20
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:44
Last service departs at:
19:44

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Annecy to Gap train and bus schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Annecy to Gap is to bus which costs €16 - €22 and takes 5h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Annecy to Gap is to drive which costs €23 - €35 and takes 2h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Annecy to Gap. However, there are services departing from Annecy and arriving at Gare S.N.C.F via Gare Routiere. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 22m.

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No, there is no direct train from Annecy to Gap. However, there are services departing from Annecy and arriving at Gap via Valence. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 30m.

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The distance between Annecy and Gap is 150 km. The road distance is 208.9 km.

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The best way to get from Annecy to Gap without a car is to train and bus which takes 5h 16m and costs €45 - €85.

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It takes approximately 5h 16m to get from Annecy to Gap, including transfers.

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Annecy to Gap bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Annecy station.

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Annecy to Gap train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Annecy station.

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The best way to get from Annecy to Gap is to bus which takes 5h 22m and costs €16 - €22. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €100 - €190 and takes 6h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Annecy to Gap.
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  • Distance: 150.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 16m

What companies run services between Annecy, France and Gap, France?

You can take a bus from Annecy to Gap via Gare Routiere in around 5h 22m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Annecy to Gap via Valence in around 6h 30m.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Annecy to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €70
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Grenoble to Clelles-Mens
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€21 - €40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Annecy to Valence
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€65 - €120
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Valence to Gap
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Annecy to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€15 - €23
Rail 1st Class
€24 - €35
Train from Grenoble to Clelles Mens
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€8 - €12
Rail 1st Class
€14 - €22
Bus operators
Cars Région Isère
Website
carsisere.auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Gare Routiere to Gare S.N.C.F
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
carsisere.auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Grenoble-Gare-Routière to Gap
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
SBB
Bus from Clelles-Mens to Gap
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
SBB
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Annecy to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Annecy to Gap bus services, operated by Cars Région Isère, arrive at Gare S.N.C.F station.

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Annecy to Gap train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Gap station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Annecy to Gap is 209 km. It takes approximately 2h 40m to drive from Annecy to Gap.

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