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

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  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Geneve

$35 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Geneva - Bus station Barcelone - gare Sants > Barcelone > Lloret de Mar > Gérone > Figueras > Perpignan > Narbonne > Montpellier > Avignon > Grenoble centre - gare routière > Chambéry > Annecy > Annemasse > Genève - gare routière > Lausanne > Bulle > Fribourg > Berne > Zurich / ...

$6 - $16

3 alternative options

Bus via Geneva - airport  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Geneva - airport Grenoble Centre - Gare routière > Crolles - Le Rafour > Chambéry > Genève - Aéroport / ...

$7 - $61

Drive  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Grenoble to Geneva 90 miles

$19 - $28

Rideshare  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Grenoble to Genève 89.5 miles

$12 - $14

What companies run services between Grenoble, France and Geneva, Switzerland?

SNCF operates a train from Grenoble to Geneva every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 11 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Grenoble to Geneva every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min. Aerocar also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Grenoble to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Geneva - airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Aerocar
Phone
0 974 500 750
Website
aerocar.fr
Bus from Grenoble Gare routiere to Genève Aéroport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
aerocar.fr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Grenoble to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Grenoble to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Grenoble to Geneva?

The distance between Grenoble and Geneva is 119 km. The road distance is 144 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Grenoble to Geneva?

The cheapest way to get from Grenoble to Geneva is to bus which costs 5€ - 13€ and takes 2 h 55 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Grenoble to Geneva?

The quickest way to get from Grenoble to Geneva is to drive which takes 1 h 29 min and costs 15€ - 23€.

Is there a direct train between Grenoble and Geneva?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Grenoble and arriving at Geneve. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 11 min.

Is there a direct bus between Grenoble and Geneva?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Grenoble - Bus station and arriving at Geneva - Bus station. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

How long does it take to get from Grenoble to Geneva?

The train from Grenoble to Geneve takes 2 h 11 min including transfers and departs every four hours.