There are 6 ways to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Écrins National Park by train, bus or car

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, bus  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Grenoble
  2. Take the bus from Gares to Agence Transisere Vfd 3000 / ...

$59 - $104

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Airport to Grenoble - Bus station Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Gares to Agence Transisere Vfd 3000 / ...

$34 - $52

4 alternative options

Train, drive  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Chambery-Challes-E
  2. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to St-Michel-Valloire
  3. Drive from Saint-Martin-d’Arc to Écrins National Park

$92 - $149

Train, bus via Les Etages  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Grenoble
  2. Take the bus from Gares to Agence Transisere Vfd 3000 / ...

$63 - $107

Bus via Les Etages  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Grenoble 739 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gares to Agence Transisere Vfd 3000 / ...

$41 - $66

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Écrins National Park 165.5 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) and Écrins National Park is 153 km. The road distance is 264.7 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 8 min to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Écrins National Park, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) to Écrins National Park is 265 km. It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Écrins National Park.

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There are 663+ hotels available in Écrins National Park. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Écrins National Park.
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  • Distance: 95.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 8 min

What companies run services between Geneva Airport (GVA), Switzerland and Écrins National Park, France?

You can take a bus from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Écrins National Park via Grenoble - Bus station, Gares, Agence Transisere Vfd, and Champhorent in around 8 h 18 min.

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. 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
Train from Genève to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 St-Michel-Valloire
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$24 - $40
Bus operators
Transisère
Phone
+33 820 08 38 38
Website
transisere.fr
Bus from Gares to Agence Transisere Vfd
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
transisere.fr
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Grenoble – Pôle multimodal to Le Bourg d’Oisans – Halte Routière
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
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 Grenoble - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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 Geneva to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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