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There are 8 ways to get from Grenoble to Florence by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Torino Porta Susa Tgv 9247
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr

$100 - $131

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Bus  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble to Milan, Milan N740 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Florence, Florence N524 / ...

$31 - $65

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Bus, train  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Torino - Bus station Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station To-Rm / ...

$46 - $69

Drive  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Grenoble to Florence 407.4 miles

$95 - $150

Train to Lyon, fly to Florence  •  7 h 2 min

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

$108 - $405

Train to Geneva, fly to Florence  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Genève
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Florence (FLR) GVA - FLR

$90 - $311

Train to Lyon, fly to Bologna, train  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Bologna (BLQ) LYS - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$111 - $387

Train to Lyon, fly to Venice, train  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Venice (VCE) LYS - VCE
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$94 - $368

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grenoble to Florence is to bus which costs 27€ - 60€ and takes 10 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grenoble to Florence is to train and fly which costs 95€ - 340€ and takes 5 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grenoble to Florence. However, there are services departing from Grenoble and arriving at Florence, Florence via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Grenoble to Florence. However, there are services departing from Grenoble and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 20 min.

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The distance between Grenoble and Florence is 465 km. The road distance is 651.9 km.

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The best way to get from Grenoble to Florence without a car is to train which takes 7 h 20 min and costs 85€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 20 min to get from Grenoble to Florence, including transfers.

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Grenoble to Florence bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Grenoble station.

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Grenoble to Florence train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Grenoble station.

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The best way to get from Grenoble to Florence is to train which takes 7 h 20 min and costs 85€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 27€ - 60€ and takes 10 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Grenoble to Florence.
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  • Distance: 290.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 20 min

What companies run services between Grenoble, France and Florence, Italy?

You can take a train from Grenoble to Florence via Torino Porta Susa and Torino Porta Susa in around 7 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grenoble to Florence via Milan, Milan in around 10 h 50 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Lyon to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Lyon to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Lyon to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Geneva to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Grenoble to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Grenoble to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $33
1st Class
$46 - $50
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Bus operators
Ouibus

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.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Torino - Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Milan
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Grenoble to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Lyon Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Grenoble to Florence bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Florence, Florence station.

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Grenoble to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Firenze S.Maria Novella station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grenoble to Florence is 652 km. It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to drive from Grenoble to Florence.

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Air Dolomiti, Hop!, Alitalia and eight other airlines offer flights from Lyon Airport to Florence Airport.

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Book your Grenoble to Florence bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 5442+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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