There are 10 ways to get from Edinburgh to Grenoble by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry 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 via Paris Gare De Lyon  •  11 h 14 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

$257 - $490

Cheapest option

Fly Edinburgh to Grenoble  •  9 h 2 min

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

$73 - $295

8 alternative options

Train  •  12 h 37 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

$230 - $635

Train, bus  •  24 h 16 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

$312 - $498

Bus  •  26 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to London Victoria Coach Station M20
  2. Take the bus from London to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
  3. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Grenoble - Bus station

$75 - $152

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

$388 - $490

Drive, car ferry  •  17 h 12 min

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

$232 - $349

Fly Edinburgh to Lyon, train  •  6 h 45 min

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

$119 - $342

Fly Edinburgh to Geneva, bus, train  •  7 h 10 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

$76 - $282

Train to Newcastle, fly to Geneva, bus, train  •  8 h 25 min

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

$107 - $399

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

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 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Grenoble via London Victoria Coach Station, London, and Lyon - Perrache Bus station in around 26 h 28 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 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Edinburgh to Grenoble via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Newcastle to Geneva via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Newcastle to Geneva via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
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
Flights from Newcastle to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $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 Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Edinburgh to Geneva via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Newcastle to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Lyon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $430
Flights from Newcastle to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $460
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
Flights from Newcastle to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
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 Newcastle to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $430
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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Grenoble via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Newcastle to Geneva via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Train operators
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$60 - $95
1st Class
$120 - $180
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $75
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$80 - $260
Premier
$200 - $300
Train from London St. Pancras International to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$140 - $500
Premier
$360 - $600
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $35
1st Class
$49 - $53
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
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
$184
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
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
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $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 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Geneva - airport to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
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
$8 - $10
Schedules at
isilines.com
Aerocar
Phone
0 974 500 750
Website
aerocar.fr
Bus from Genève Aéroport to Chambéry Gare routière
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
aerocar.fr
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Edinburgh to Grenoble?

The distance between Edinburgh and Grenoble is 1352 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Grenoble?

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Grenoble is to bus which costs £50 - £110 and takes 26 h 28 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Grenoble?

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Grenoble is to fly and train which takes 6 h 45 min and costs £85 - £250.

Is there a direct train between Edinburgh and Grenoble?

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 14 min.

Is there a direct bus between Edinburgh and Grenoble?

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Grenoble. 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.

How long does it take to get from Edinburgh to Grenoble?

It takes approximately 11 h 14 min to get from Edinburgh to Grenoble, including transfers.