There are 4 ways to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Grenoble by bus, train, rideshare or car
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Questions & Answers
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Geneva - Airport and arriving at Grenoble - Bus station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 15 min.
No, there is no direct train from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Grenoble. However, there are services departing from Genève-Aéroport and arriving at Grenoble via Genève. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 22 min.
The distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) and Grenoble is 121 km. The road distance is 146.6 km.
The best way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Grenoble without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 15 min and costs .
The bus from Geneva - Airport to Grenoble - Bus station takes 2 h 15 min including transfers and departs every four hours.
Geneva Airport (GVA) to Grenoble bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Geneva - Airport station.
Geneva Airport (GVA) to Grenoble train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Genève station.
The best way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Grenoble is to bus which takes 2 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 22 min.
Geneva Airport (GVA) to Grenoble bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Grenoble - Bus station.
Geneva Airport (GVA) to Grenoble train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Grenoble station.
What companies run services between Geneva Airport (GVA), Switzerland and Grenoble, France?
Ouibus operates a bus from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Grenoble every 4 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min. Alternatively, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Grenoble every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min.
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.
Train from Genève to Grenoble
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.
Bus from Geneva - Airport to Grenoble - Bus station
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 15 min
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- $5 - $8
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.
Rideshare from Le Grand-Saconnex to Grenoble
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- $11 - $13
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More Questions & Answers
Yes, the driving distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) to Grenoble is 147 km. It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Grenoble.
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There are 393+ hotels available in Grenoble. Prices start at $56 USD per night.
Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Geneva Airport (GVA) and Grenoble. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.