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There are 10 ways to get from Grenoble to University of Freiburg by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Genève
  2. Take the train from Genève to Bern 1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB 61 / ...
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Ice / ...

$127 - $221

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Bus  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble to Geneva 1739 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Geneva to Freiburg 122 / ...

$20 - $49

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Train via Dijon Ville  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Dijon Ville Tgv
  3. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Tgv

$104 - $144

Night bus, bus, train  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Take the night bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Geneva - Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Basel City Center
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Ice / ...

$42 - $67

Drive  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Grenoble to University of Freiburg 289.5 miles

$60 - $90

Train to Lyon, fly to Strasbourg, train  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Strasbourg (SXB) LYS - SXB
  3. Take the train from Offenburg to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf

$119 - $455

Train to Geneva, fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Genève
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Zurich (ZRH) GVA - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf

$149 - $303

Train to Lyon, fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Zurich (ZRH) LYS - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf

$142 - $337

Train to Lyon, fly to Metz/Nancy, train  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Metz/Nancy (ETZ) LYS - ETZ
  3. Take the train from Lorraine to Strasbourg
  4. Take the train from Offenburg to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf

$175 - $566

Train to Lyon, fly to Stuttgart, bus, train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Stuttgart (STR) LYS - STR
  3. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Karlsruhe
  4. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf

$140 - $370

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The cheapest way to get from Grenoble to University of Freiburg is to bus which costs 17€ - 45€ and takes 10 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grenoble to University of Freiburg is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 4 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grenoble to University of Freiburg. However, there are services departing from Grenoble and arriving at Freiburg via Geneva. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Grenoble to University of Freiburg. However, there are services departing from Grenoble and arriving at Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf via Genève, Bern and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

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The distance between Grenoble and University of Freiburg is 353 km. The road distance is 463.2 km.

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The best way to get from Grenoble to University of Freiburg without a car is to train which takes 6 h 35 min and costs 110€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Grenoble to University of Freiburg, including transfers.

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Grenoble to University of Freiburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Grenoble station.

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Grenoble to University of Freiburg train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Grenoble station.

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The best way to get from Grenoble to University of Freiburg is to train which takes 6 h 35 min and costs 110€ - 200€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 45€ and takes 10 h 17 min.

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Map of how to get from Grenoble to University of Freiburg.
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  • Distance: 220.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 35 min

What companies run services between Grenoble, France and University of Freiburg, Germany?

You can take a train from Grenoble to University of Freiburg via Genève, Bern, Basel SBB, and Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf in around 6 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grenoble to University of Freiburg via Geneva and Freiburg in around 10 h 17 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Lyon to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Lyon to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Metz/Nancy
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Stuttgart via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Metz/Nancy
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Lyon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $410
Flights from Lyon to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
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
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
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $70
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 Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Basel SBB to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
bahn.de
Train from Offenburg to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Basel Sbb to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $80
Train from Dijon Ville to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
Train from Grenoble to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $33
1st Class
$46 - $50
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Train from Lorraine to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$31 - $37
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$31 - $37
1st Class
$50 - $60
Bus operators
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
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Geneva to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Freiburg, Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
regiojet.com
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
Night bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Basel City Center
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus

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Grenoble to University of Freiburg train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf station.

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