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

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 to Lyon, fly  •  5 h 14 min

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

$111 - $266

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Lyon - Perrache Bus station Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Munich, Munich central bus station 106 / ...

$44 - $150

6 alternative options

Train to Geneva, fly  •  6 h 37 min

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

$87 - $224

Train to Turin, fly  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Torino Porta Susa
  2. Fly from Turin (TRN) to Munich (MUC) TRN - MUC

$141 - $370

Train via Stuttgart Hbf  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Strasbourg Tgv
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...

$210 - $280

Train  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Genève
  2. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to München Hbf Ec

$199 - $352

Train, bus, night bus  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Annecy
  2. Take the bus from Annecy to Zürich
  3. Take the night bus from Zürich, Carparkplatz Sihlquai to Munich, ZOB

$65 - $87

Drive  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Grenoble to Munich 458.4 miles

$95 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grenoble to Munich is to train and bus and night bus which costs 55€ - 75€ and takes 13 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grenoble to Munich is to train and fly which costs 90€ - 230€ and takes 5 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grenoble station to Munich station. However, there are services departing from Grenoble - Bus station and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station via Lyon, Lyon Perrache. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Grenoble to Munich. However, there are services departing from Grenoble and arriving at München Hbf via Lyon Part Dieu, Strasbourg and Stuttgart Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 49 min.

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The distance between Grenoble and Munich is 555 km. The road distance is 733.5 km.

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The best way to get from Grenoble to Munich without a car is to train which takes 10 h 49 min and costs 170€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Grenoble to Munich, including transfers.

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Grenoble to Munich bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Grenoble - Bus station.

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

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The best way to get from Grenoble to Munich is to train which takes 10 h 49 min and costs 170€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 130€ and takes 14 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Grenoble to Munich.
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  • Distance: 346.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 14 min

What companies run services between Grenoble, France and Munich, Germany?

You can take a train from Grenoble to Munich via Lyon Part Dieu, Strasbourg, and Stuttgart Hbf in around 10 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grenoble to Munich via Lyon - Perrache Bus station and Lyon, Lyon Perrache in around 14 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Lyon to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Geneva to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Flights from Turin to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Turin to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Turin to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Grenoble to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $33
1st Class
$47 - $51
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
$75 - $100
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $115
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $115
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
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
Train from Grenoble to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $55
Train from Grenoble to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Annecy to Zürich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Book at
eurolines.ch
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Night bus from Zürich, Carparkplatz Sihlquai to Munich, ZOB
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
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 Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
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 Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Grenoble to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
isilines.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lyon to Munich
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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