There are 8 ways to get from Bordeaux to Grenoble by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Montpellier Saint-Roch Ic
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Valence TGV Tgv
  3. Take the train from Valence TGV to Grenoble

$135 - $182

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Grenoble N706

$40 - $70

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  13 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Cenon to Perigueux
  2. Take the bus from Périgueux to Grenoble

$65 - $137

Rideshare  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bordeaux to Grenoble 411.1 miles

$50

Drive  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Grenoble 410.4 miles

$85 - $130

Fly Bordeaux to Lyon, train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Lyon (LYS) BOD - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Grenoble

$60 - $145

Train to Biarritz, fly to Lyon, train  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Bayonne
  2. Fly from Biarritz (BIQ) to Lyon (LYS) BIQ - LYS
  3. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Grenoble

$113 - $325

Fly Bordeaux to Geneva, train  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Geneva (GVA) BOD - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève to Grenoble

$77 - $256

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Grenoble is to rideshare which costs 42€ and takes 7 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bordeaux to Grenoble is to fly and train which costs 50€ - 130€ and takes 4 h 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean and arriving at Grenoble. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Bordeaux to Grenoble. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux-St-Jean and arriving at Grenoble via Montpellier Saint-Roch and Valence TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 52 min.

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The distance between Bordeaux and Grenoble is 497 km. The road distance is 656.6 km.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Grenoble without a car is to train which takes 7 h 52 min and costs 110€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 52 min to get from Bordeaux to Grenoble, including transfers.

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Bordeaux to Grenoble bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean station.

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Map of how to get from Bordeaux to Grenoble.
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  • Distance: 310.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 52 min

What companies run services between Bordeaux, France and Grenoble, France?

You can take a train from Bordeaux to Grenoble via Montpellier Saint-Roch and Valence TGV in around 7 h 52 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bordeaux to Grenoble once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 10 h.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Bordeaux to Lyon via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Biarritz to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Flights from Biarritz to Lyon via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Bordeaux to Lyon via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Biarritz to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Flights from Biarritz to Lyon via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Bordeaux to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $160
Train from Valence TGV to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$25 - $40
Train from Cenon to Perigueux
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $33
1st Class
$47 - $51
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $85
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Périgueux to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
10 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bordeaux to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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