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There are 5 ways to get from Grenoble to Cannes by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Marseille St Charles Tgv
  3. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Cannes Tgv / ...

95€ - 198€

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  5h 7m

  1. Take the rideshare from Grenoble to Cannes 440.4 km

24€

3 alternative options

Bus  •  6h 41m

  1. Take the bus from GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE to Grasse - Gare Routiere - Grasse Ler 31

Drive  •  4h 5m

  1. Drive from Grenoble to Cannes 439.7 km

45€ - 70€

Train, fly  •  3h 54m

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Nice (NCE) LYS - NCE

94€ - 250€

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The cheapest way to get from Grenoble to Cannes is to rideshare which costs 24€ and takes 5h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Grenoble to Cannes is to train and fly which costs 90€ - 250€ and takes 3h 54m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grenoble to Cannes. However, there are services departing from GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE and arriving at Place Vauban via Gare Routière - GRASSE. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 41m.

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No, there is no direct train from Grenoble to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Grenoble and arriving at Cannes via Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud and Marseille St Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 17m.

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It is 208 km from Grenoble to Cannes. It is approximately 439.7 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Grenoble to Cannes without a car is to train which takes 6h 17m and costs 95€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 6h 17m to get from Grenoble to Cannes, including transfers.

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Grenoble to Cannes bus services, operated by Zou! LER, depart from GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE station.

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Grenoble to Cannes train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Grenoble station.

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The best way to get from Grenoble to Cannes is to train which takes 6h 17m and costs 95€ - 200€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6h 41m.

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  • Distance: 208.3 km
  • Duration: 6h 17m

What companies run services between Grenoble, France and Cannes, France?

You can take a train from Grenoble to Cannes via Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud and Marseille St Charles in around 6h 17m. Alternatively, Zou! LER operates a bus from GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE to Grasse - Gare Routiere - Grasse 4 times a day, and the journey takes 5h 35m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 190€
Nouvel Air Tunisie
Website
nouvelair.com
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
90€ - 270€
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 Grenoble to Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
29€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud to Marseille-Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Grenoble to Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 65€
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 Grenoble to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 28€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
12€ - 18€
Rail 1st Class
19€ - 28€
Train from Marseille St Charles to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 50€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
23€ - 35€
Rail 1st Class
30€ - 50€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
45€ - 55€
Train from Marseille St Charles to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Train from Grenoble to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
33€ - 39€
1st Class
29€ - 34€
Bus operators
Zou! LER
Phone
+33 4 91 57 50 57
Email
webpresse@maregionsud.fr
Website
zou.maregionsud.fr
Bus from GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE to Grasse - Gare Routiere - Grasse
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Zou! LER
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. 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 to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Grenoble to Cannes
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
24€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Grenoble to Cannes bus services, operated by Zou! LER, arrive at Grasse - Gare Routiere - Grasse station.

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Grenoble to Cannes train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Cannes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grenoble to Cannes is 440 km. It takes approximately 4h 5m to drive from Grenoble to Cannes.

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