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There are 7 ways to get from Grenoble to Italy by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Geneva, fly to Milan Linate  •  4h 59m

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Genève
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Milan Linate (LIN) GVA - LIN

$75 - $281

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Bus  •  13h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble to Geneva 739 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Geneva to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station N1729

$60 - $101

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Train to Lyon, fly to Bologna  •  4h 42m

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

$99 - $338

Train to Lyon, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  4h 59m

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) LYS - MXP

$109 - $248

Bus, train  •  9h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble to Torino MarinoBus
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Roma Termini

$73 - $98

Train  •  9h 35m

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Chambery-Challes-E
  2. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini Fr

$137 - $194

Drive  •  8h 47m

  1. Drive from Grenoble to Rome 577.9 miles

$130 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Grenoble to Italy is to bus and train which costs 60€ - 85€ and takes 9h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Grenoble to Italy is to train and fly which costs 85€ - 300€ and takes 4h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grenoble to Italy. However, there are services departing from Grenoble and arriving at P.le Tiburtino via Geneva and Staz.ne Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 59m.

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No, there is no direct train from Grenoble to Italy. However, there are services departing from Grenoble and arriving at Roma Termini via Chambery-Challes-E and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 35m.

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The distance between Grenoble and Italy is 624 km. The road distance is 924.6 km.

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The best way to get from Grenoble to Italy without a car is to bus and train which takes 9h 32m and costs 60€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 4h 59m to get from Grenoble to Italy, including transfers.

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

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Grenoble to Italy train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Grenoble station.

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The best way to get from Grenoble to Italy is to train which takes 9h 35m and costs 110€ - 170€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 90€ and takes 13h 59m.

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Map of how to get from Grenoble to Italy.
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  • Distance: 389.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 59m

What companies run services between Grenoble, France and Italy?

You can take a train from Grenoble to Rome via Chambery-Challes-E, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 9h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grenoble to Rome via Geneva, Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station, and Staz.ne Tiburtina in around 13h 59m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Geneva to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Flights from Lyon to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Geneva to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Grenoble to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Grenoble to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Grenoble to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $33
1st Class
$46 - $50
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
italotreno.it
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 Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Grenoble to Torino
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19
Website
Marino Autolinee
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 Geneva
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Geneva to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Milan Linate Airport is the direct flight which takes 45m.

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Grenoble to Italy bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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Grenoble to Italy train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grenoble to Italy is 925 km. It takes approximately 8h 47m to drive from Grenoble to Italy.

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FlexFlight ApS and Alitalia offer flights from Geneva Airport to Milan Linate Airport.

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There are 566+ hotels available in Italy. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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