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

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Bus  •  5h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble to Genoa, Genoa 503

20€ - 25€

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble to Turin, Torino 478
  2. Take the train from Torino Lingotto to Genova Brignole Re / ...

22€ - 72€

Train  •  7h 21m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Grenoble to Gare de Chambéry-Chal.-les-Eaux Ter
  2. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Lingotto to Genova Brignole Re / ...

61€ - 128€

Bus via Turin  •  7h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble to Torino MarinoBus
  2. Take the bus from Turin to Genoa

27€ - 31€

Drive  •  4h 8m

  1. Drive from Grenoble to Genoa 404.4 km

50€ - 80€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grenoble to Genoa is to bus which costs 20€ - 25€ and takes 5h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Grenoble to Genoa is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 4h 8m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Grenoble and arriving at Genoa, Genoa. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Grenoble to Genoa. However, there are services departing from Gare de Grenoble and arriving at Genova Brignole via Chambery Challes Les Eaux, Torino Porta Susa and Torino Lingotto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 21m.

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The distance between Grenoble and Genoa is 268 km. The road distance is 404.4 km.

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The best way to get from Grenoble to Genoa without a car is to bus which takes 5h 35m and costs 20€ - 25€.

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The bus from Grenoble to Genoa, Genoa takes 5h 35m including transfers and departs five times a week.

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

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Grenoble to Genoa train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Gare de Grenoble station.

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The best way to get from Grenoble to Genoa is to bus which takes 5h 35m and costs 20€ - 25€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 60€ - 130€ and takes 7h 21m.

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Map of how to get from Grenoble to Genoa.
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  • Distance: 268.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 35m

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Grenoble to Genoa 5 times a week. Tickets cost 20€ - 25€ and the journey takes 5h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Grenoble to Genoa via Gare de Chambéry-Chal.-les-Eaux, Chambery Challes Les Eaux, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Lingotto in around 7h 21m.

Train operators
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 Torino Lingotto to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 22€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
19€ - 22€
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 Lingotto to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
15€ - 21€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Lingotto to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8€ - 35€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
8€ - 11€
Base 2nd Class
18€ - 22€
Base 1st Class
29€ - 32€
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 Gare de Grenoble to Gare de Chambéry-Chal.-les-Eaux
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
12€ - 20€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
12€ - 14€
1st Class
17€ - 20€
TGV inOui
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Bus operators
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 Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Grenoble to Turin, Torino
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 17€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Grenoble to Torino
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
16€
Website
Marino Autolinee
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Turin to Genoa
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com

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

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Grenoble to Genoa train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Genova Brignole station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grenoble to Genoa is 404 km. It takes approximately 4h 8m to drive from Grenoble to Genoa.

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Book your Grenoble to Genoa bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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