There are 8 ways to get from Grenoble to Corsica by train, plane, bus, ferry, car ferry 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, fly to Bastia  •  3h 27m

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Bastia (BIA) LYS - BIA

96€ - 255€

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  18h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles 739 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Marseille to Ajaccio

53€ - 80€

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Train, fly to Ajaccio  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Ajaccio (AJA) LYS - AJA

79€ - 248€

Bus, ferry  •  13h 46m

  1. Take the bus from GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE to Cagnes Sur Mer - Gare Sncf - Cagnes Sur Mer Ler 31
  2. Take the ferry from Nice to Ajaccio Frnce-Fraja

142€ - 176€

Train, ferry  •  13h 45m

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud Ter
  2. Take the train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Antibes Tgv
  3. Take the ferry from Nice to Ajaccio

229€ - 304€

Train, car ferry  •  16h 56m

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud Ter
  2. Take the train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Marseille St Charles Tgv
  3. Take the car ferry from Marseille to Ajaccio

101€ - 146€

Train, car ferry via Veynes  •  20h 27m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Jarrie-Vizille to Gare de Veynes-Dévoluy
  2. Take the train from Veynes Devoluy to Marseille St Charles Ter
  3. Take the car ferry from Marseille to Ajaccio

89€ - 146€

Drive, car ferry  •  12h 47m

  1. Drive from Grenoble to Nice
  2. Take the car ferry from Nice to Bastia
  3. Drive from Bastia to Ajaccio

104€ - 149€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grenoble to Corsica is to bus and car ferry which costs 50€ - 85€ and takes 18h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Grenoble to Corsica is to train and fly which costs 95€ - 260€ and takes 3h 27m.

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The distance between Grenoble and Corsica is 431 km.

The best way to get from Grenoble to Corsica without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 13h 46m and costs 140€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 3h 27m to get from Grenoble to Corsica, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Bastia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Air France, easyJet and Air Corsica offer flights from Lyon Airport to Bastia Airport.

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There are 166+ hotels available in Corsica. Prices start at 59€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Grenoble to Corsica.
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  • Distance: 430.7 km
  • Duration: 3h 27m

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

There is no direct connection from Grenoble to Corsica. However, you can take the train to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv, take the walk to Lyon airport, fly to Bastia, then take the taxi to Borgo. Alternatively, you can take the train to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv, take the walk to Lyon airport, fly to Ajaccio, take the walk to Aéroport, then take the line 8 bus to Ajaccio.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Bastia
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 350€
Flights from Lyon to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 430€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Bastia
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 550€
Flights from Lyon to Bastia via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 550€
Flights from Lyon to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 550€
Flights from Lyon to Ajaccio via Marseille
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 550€
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Lyon to Bastia
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 550€
Flights from Lyon to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 550€
Train operators
TGV inOui
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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€
Train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Antibes
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
70€ - 95€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
70€ - 85€
1st Class
75€ - 95€
Train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
45€ - 55€
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Grenoble to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
14€ - 24€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
14€ - 17€
1st Class
22€ - 24€
Train from Gare de Jarrie-Vizille to Gare de Veynes-Dévoluy
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 25€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
15€ - 18€
1st Class
23€ - 25€
Train from Veynes Devoluy to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
30€ - 34€
1st Class
47€ - 51€
Bus operators
Zou! LER
Phone
+33 4 91 57 50 57
Email
webpresse@maregionsud.fr
Website
maregionsud.fr
Bus from GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE to Cagnes Sur Mer - Gare Sncf - Cagnes Sur Mer
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Zou! LER
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Grenoble to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
17€ - 21€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Grenoble - Bus Station to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€ - 16€
Website
Blablabus
Ferry operators
Corsica Ferries
Phone
+33.4.95.32.95.95
Website
corsica-ferries.it
Ferry from Nice to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
110€ - 130€
Website
Sardinia Ferries
Website
Sardinia Ferries
La Meridionale
Phone
00 33 810 20 13 20
Email
service-clients@cmn.fr
Website
lameridionale.com
Car ferry from Marseille to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
La Meridionale
Car ferry from Nice to Bastia
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
La Meridionale

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