There are 4 ways to get from Grenoble to Val Thorens by train, 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  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Montmelian
  2. Take the train from Montmelian to St-Michel-Valloire

$49 - $72

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Chambéry 739
  2. Take the bus from Chambéry to Moutiers
  3. Take the bus from Moutiers to Val Thorens T3

$18 - $28

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Montmelian
  2. Take the train from Montmelian to Moutiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bains
  3. Take the bus from Moutiers to Val Thorens T3

$42 - $61

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Grenoble to Val Thorens 91.5 miles

$19 - $29

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grenoble to Val Thorens is to bus which costs 15€ - 25€ and takes 5 h 35 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Grenoble to Val Thorens is to drive which costs 17€ - 25€ and takes 1 h 39 min.

More details

The distance between Grenoble and Val Thorens is 69 km. The road distance is 146.5 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Grenoble to Val Thorens, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Grenoble station to Val Thorens. However, there are services departing from Grenoble - Bus station and arriving at Val Thorens via Chambéry and Moutiers. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

More details

Map of how to get from Grenoble to Val Thorens.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 43 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 3 min

What companies run services between Grenoble, France and Val Thorens, France?

You can take a train from Grenoble to Val Thorens via Montmelian and St-Michel-Valloire in around 4 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grenoble to Val Thorens via Chambéry and Moutiers in around 5 h 35 min.

Train operators
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Grenoble to Montmelian
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$18 - $29
Train from Montmelian to St-Michel-Valloire
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Montmelian to Moutiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $30
Bus operators
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Moutiers to Val Thorens
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
altibus.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Chambéry to Moutiers
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Grenoble to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Grenoble to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
isilines.com

Want to know more about travelling around France

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.