There are 5 ways to get from Grenoble to Saint-Étienne 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 35 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to St Etienne Châteaucreux Tgv

$43 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Lyon - Perrache Bus station Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Saint-Etienne Ouibus

$6 - $14

3 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble to Saint-Étienne 787

$12 - $18

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Grenoble to Saint-Étienne 97.2 miles

$20 - $30

Rideshare  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Grenoble to Saint-Étienne 96.7 miles

$10 - $12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grenoble to Saint-Étienne is to bus which costs 5€ - 12€ and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grenoble to Saint-Étienne is to drive which costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 1 h 41 min.

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The distance between Grenoble and Saint-Étienne is 108 km. The road distance is 155.6 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from Grenoble to Saint-Étienne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grenoble station to Saint-Étienne. However, there are services departing from Grenoble - Bus station and arriving at Saint-Etienne via Lyon - Perrache Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Grenoble, France and Saint-Étienne, Loire, France?

You can take a train from Grenoble to Saint-Étienne via Lyon Part Dieu, St Etienne Châteaucreux, Châteaucreux, and Rue des Creuses in around 2 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grenoble to Saint-Étienne via Lyon - Perrache Bus station and Saint-Etienne in around 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Grenoble to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $55
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to St Etienne Châteaucreux
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to St Etienne Châteaucreux
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Saint-Etienne
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
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
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Grenoble to Saint-Étienne
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Grenoble to Saint-Étienne
Ave. Duration
8 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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