There are 10 ways to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Grenoble by train, bus, night bus, 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 via Dijon Ville  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Dijon Ville Tgv
  2. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Grenoble

$108 - $146

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Geneva 122 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Geneva - Bus station to Grenoble - Bus station Ouibus

$18 - $41

8 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Biel/Bienne 51
  3. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Genève 5 / ...
  4. Take the train from Geneve to Grenoble

$122 - $229

Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel 208
  2. Take the bus from Mulhouse to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
  3. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Grenoble - Bus station

$24 - $41

Drive  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Freiburg im Breisgau to Grenoble 288.1 miles

$60 - $90

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Geneva, bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Geneva (GVA) ZRH - GVA
  4. Take the bus from Geneva - airport to Chambéry
  5. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Grenoble

$127 - $278

Train to Strasbourg, fly to Lyon, train  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Offenburg
  2. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Lyon (LYS) SXB - LYS
  3. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Grenoble

$120 - $456

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Lyon  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Lyon (LYS) ZRH - LYS
  4. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Grenoble

$144 - $351

Train, train to Metz/Nancy, fly to Lyon  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Offenburg
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Lorraine
  3. Fly from Metz/Nancy (ETZ) to Lyon (LYS) ETZ - LYS
  4. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Grenoble

$175 - $570

Train, train to Stuttgart, fly to Lyon  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  3. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Lyon (LYS) STR - LYS
  4. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Grenoble

$161 - $395

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Grenoble is to bus and night bus which costs 15€ - 35€ and takes 9 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Grenoble is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 4 h 36 min.

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The distance between Freiburg im Breisgau and Grenoble is 354 km. The road distance is 461 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Grenoble, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Freiburg im Breisgau to Grenoble station. However, there are services departing from Freiburg and arriving at Grenoble - Bus station via Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport, Mulhouse and Lyon - Perrache Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Freiburg im Breisgau to Grenoble. However, there are services departing from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf and arriving at Grenoble via Dijon Ville and Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 24 min.

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What companies run services between Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany and Grenoble, France?

You can take a train from Freiburg im Breisgau to Grenoble via Dijon Ville and Lyon Part Dieu in around 6 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Freiburg im Breisgau to Grenoble via Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel, Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport, Mulhouse, and Lyon - Perrache Bus station in around 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Stuttgart to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Metz/Nancy to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Metz/Nancy to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Zurich to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $430
Flights from Stuttgart to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $65
1st Class
$80 - $110
Train from Dijon Ville to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $33
1st Class
$47 - $51
Train from Strasbourg to Lorraine
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $60
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
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 Dijon Ville to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
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
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
$21 - $35
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
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 Basel SBB to Biel/Bienne
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Biel/Bienne to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Geneve 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
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
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 Freiburg to Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Mulhouse to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
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
Night bus from Geneva - Bus station to Grenoble - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Geneva - airport to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $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
$7 - $10
Schedules at
isilines.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Freiburg, Busbahnhof to Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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