There are 6 ways to get from Grenoble to Monaco by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 48m

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Nice Ville Tgv

94€ - 144€

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Bus via Cagnes Sur Mer  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the bus from GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE to Cagnes Sur Mer - Gare Sncf - Cagnes Sur Mer Ler 31

6€ - 12€

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Bus  •  8h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble to Nice, Nice Airport 1625

25€ - 50€

Drive  •  4h 37m

  1. Drive from Grenoble to Monaco 488.7 km

60€ - 90€

Train to Lyon, fly  •  3h 59m

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

99€ - 280€

Train to Geneva, fly  •  6h 28m

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Geneve
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Nice (NCE) GVA - NCE

85€ - 213€

Questions & Answers

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The cheapest way to get from Grenoble to Monaco is to bus via Cagnes Sur Mer which costs 6€ - 12€ and takes 7h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Grenoble to Monaco is to train and fly which costs 95€ - 280€ and takes 3h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grenoble to Monaco. However, there are services departing from Grenoble and arriving at Monaco Place dArmes via Nice Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Grenoble to Monaco. However, there are services departing from Grenoble and arriving at Monaco Monte Carlo via Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud and Nice Ville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 48m.

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The distance between Grenoble and Monaco is 209 km. The road distance is 488.7 km.

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The best way to get from Grenoble to Monaco without a car is to train which takes 6h 48m and costs 90€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 6h 48m to get from Grenoble to Monaco, including transfers.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Grenoble to Monaco.
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  • Distance: 208.9 km
  • Duration: 6h 48m

What companies run services between Grenoble, France and Monaco?

You can take a train from Grenoble to Monaco via Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud and Nice Ville in around 6h 48m. Alternatively, Zou! LER operates a bus from GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE to Cagnes Sur Mer - Gare Sncf - Cagnes Sur Mer twice daily, and the journey takes 6h.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 150€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 310€
Nouvel Air Tunisie
Website
nouvelair.com
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
110€ - 370€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 230€
Train operators
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 Grenoble to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 24€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
14€ - 17€
1st Class
22€ - 24€
Train from Grenoble to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
26€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
26€ - 30€
1st Class
41€ - 44€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Grenoble to Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
75€ - 95€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
75€ - 85€
1st Class
80€ - 95€
Train from Grenoble to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
33€ - 39€
1st Class
29€ - 34€
Bus operators
Zou! LER
Phone
+33 4 91 57 50 57
Email
webpresse@maregionsud.fr
Website
zou.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 Nice, Nice Airport
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
23€ - 29€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The best way to get from Grenoble to Monaco is to train which takes 6h 48m and costs 90€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus via Cagnes Sur Mer, which costs 6€ - 12€ and takes 7h 2m.

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Grenoble to Monaco bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Nice, Nice Airport station.

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Grenoble to Monaco train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Nice Ville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grenoble to Monaco is 489 km. It takes approximately 4h 37m to drive from Grenoble to Monaco.

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Nouvel Air Tunisie and Air France offer flights from Lyon Airport to Nice Airport.

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There are 3639+ hotels available in Monaco. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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