There are 7 ways to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to La Grave by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus  •  4h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Airport to Grenoble - Bus Station BlaBlaBus / ...
  2. Take the bus from GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE to LA GRAVE - Office du Tourisme - LA GRAVE Ler 35

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Train  •  5h 28m

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Chambery Challes Les Eaux Ter
  2. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to St Michel Valloire Ter

164€ - 245€

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5h 50m

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Grenoble Ter
  2. Take the bus from GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE to LA GRAVE - Office du Tourisme - LA GRAVE Ler 35

Bus via Geneva  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Grenoble 1739 / ...
  2. Take the bus from GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE to LA GRAVE - Office du Tourisme - LA GRAVE Ler 35

Bus, train  •  7h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Airport to Annecy - Gare routière T72
  2. Take the train from Annecy to Grenoble
  3. Take the bus from GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE to LA GRAVE - Office du Tourisme - LA GRAVE

Drive  •  2h 38m

  1. Drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to La Grave 231.1 km

28€ - 45€

Towncar  •  2h 38m

  1. Take a town car from Geneva Airport to La Grave 231.1 km

700€ - 1000€

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The cheapest way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to La Grave is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 45 and takes 2h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to La Grave is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 45 and takes 2h 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Geneva Airport (GVA) to La Grave. However, there are services departing from Geneva - Airport and arriving at LA GRAVE - Office du Tourisme - LA GRAVE via GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 55m.

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The distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) and La Grave is 133 km. The road distance is 231.1 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to La Grave without a car is to bus which takes 4h 55m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 55m to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to La Grave, including transfers.

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Geneva Airport (GVA) to La Grave bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Geneva - Airport station.

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The best way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to La Grave is to bus which takes 4h 55m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 170 - SFr 260 and takes 5h 28m.

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Geneva Airport (GVA) to La Grave bus services, operated by Zou! LER, arrive at LA GRAVE - Office du Tourisme - LA GRAVE station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) to La Grave is 231 km. It takes approximately 2h 38m to drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to La Grave.

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  • Distance: 132.6 km
  • Duration: 4h 55m

What companies run services between Geneva Airport (GVA), Switzerland and La Grave, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France?

You can take a bus from Geneva Airport (GVA) to La Grave via GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE in around 4h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Geneva Airport (GVA) to La Grave via Geneve, Chambery Challes Les Eaux, and St Michel Valloire in around 5h 28m.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 65€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 95€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Annecy to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to St Michel Valloire
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 23€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
14€ - 16€
1st Class
21€ - 23€
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Geneva - Airport to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva Airport to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 12€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Geneva to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Geneva Airport to Annecy
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Zou! LER
Phone
+33 4 91 57 50 57
Email
webpresse@maregionsud.fr
Website
zou.maregionsud.fr
Bus from GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE to LA GRAVE - Office du Tourisme - LA GRAVE
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Zou! LER
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Geneva to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Eurolines FR
Transdev Haute-Savoie
Phone
+33 4 50 51 08 51
Website
transdevhautesavoie.com
Bus from Geneva - Airport to Annecy - Gare routière
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Schedules at
transalis.fr
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Genève-Aéroport, gare routière to Annecy, Gare routière
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Geneva Airport to La Grave
Estimated price
700€ - 1000€

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