There are 7 ways to get from Grenoble to Budapest by train, bus, plane, night train 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.

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Train, bus to Geneva, fly  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Chambery-Challes-E
  2. Take the bus from Chambéry to Geneva - airport
  3. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Budapest (BUD) GVA - BUD

$77 - $232

6 alternative options

Train to Lyon, fly  •  5 h 59 min

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

$100 - $305

Train  •  16 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Geneve
  2. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Kelenföld Rj

$279 - $471

Bus Eurolines HU  •  23 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble Gare Routiere to Budapest Népliget 787

$131 - $137

Bus Eurolines IT  •  24 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Torino - Bus station Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Torino Autostazione Corso Vittorio Emanuele II to Budapest Népliget

$81 - $114

Train, night train  •  18 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Geneve
  2. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  3. Take the night train from Zürich HB to Budapest-Keleti En

$299 - $491

Drive  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Grenoble to Budapest 830 miles

$170 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grenoble to Budapest is to bus which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 24 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grenoble to Budapest is to train and fly which costs 85€ - 260€ and takes 5 h 59 min.

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The distance between Grenoble and Budapest is 1053 km. The road distance is 1328 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 36 min to get from Grenoble to Budapest, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grenoble to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Grenoble Gare Routiere and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Grenoble to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Grenoble and arriving at Kelenföld via Genève and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 43 min.

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What companies run services between Grenoble, France and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a train from Grenoble to Budapest via Geneve, Genève, and Zürich HB in around 16 h 43 min. Alternatively, Eurolines HU operates a bus from Grenoble to Budapest twice a week. Tickets cost $125 - $140 and the journey takes 23 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Lyon to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Lyon to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Lyon to Budapest via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to Budapest via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Geneva to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Geneva to Budapest via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Budapest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Train operators
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Grenoble to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $24
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Grenoble to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Grenoble to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $33
1st Class
$47 - $51
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$160 - $260
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Night train from Zürich HB to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
11 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $280
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Chambéry to Geneva - airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Torino - Bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Grenoble Gare Routiere to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$125 - $140
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu

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