There are 9 ways to get from Edinburgh to Grenoble by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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

Fly to Lyon, train  •  6 h 43 min

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

$118 - $339

Cheapest option

Bus  •  26 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
  3. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Grenoble - Bus station

$68 - $101

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Fly to Geneva, bus, train  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Geneva (GVA) EDI - GVA
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - airport to Chambéry
  3. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Grenoble

$75 - $236

Fly to Grenoble  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Grenoble (GNB) EDI - GNB

$72 - $293

Train via Paris Gare De Lyon  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Grenoble Tgv

$248 - $454

Train  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Grenoble

$214 - $594

Train, bus  •  24 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Euston
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Grenoble 709

$295 - $470

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  16 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Grenoble

$377 - $479

Drive, car ferry  •  16 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Grenoble

$230 - $344

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Grenoble is to bus which costs £50 - £80 and takes 26 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Grenoble is to fly and train which costs £85 - £260 and takes 6 h 43 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Grenoble is 845 miles.

It takes approximately 6 h 43 min to get from Edinburgh to Grenoble, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Grenoble station. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Grenoble - Bus station via London and Lyon - Perrache Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to Grenoble. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Grenoble via London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 12 min.

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What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Grenoble, France?

easyJet, Ryanair and British Airways fly from Edinburgh to Grenoble 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Edinburgh to Grenoble via London Kings Cross, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 11 h 12 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Lyon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Edinburgh to Geneva via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Edinburgh to Geneva via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Edinburgh to Grenoble via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Lyon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Edinburgh to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Edinburgh to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Lyon via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Lyon via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Flights from Edinburgh to Geneva via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Lyon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Edinburgh to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Edinburgh to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Grenoble via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
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 Paris Gare de Lyon to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
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 Chambery-Challes-E to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $24
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $55
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
Train from London St. Pancras International to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$130 - $470
Premier
$330 - $550
Virgin West Coast Trains
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - airport to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from London to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Grenoble - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
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 London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Edinburgh to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lyon to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
isilines.com
Ferry operators

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