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There are 13 ways to get from Grenoble to Valencia by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Geneva, fly to Valencia  •  6h 39m

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

91€ - 414€

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Bus  •  17h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble to Valence 740 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Valence to Valencia 262

48€ - 80€

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Train to Geneva, fly to Alicante, train  •  9h 57m

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Geneve
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Alicante (ALC) GVA - ALC
  3. Take the train from Alicante-Termino to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla

90€ - 423€

Train, train to Turin, fly to Valencia  •  9h 19m

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
  2. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Torino Porta Susa
  3. Fly from Turin (TRN) to Valencia (VLC) TRN - VLC

93€ - 265€

Train to Lyon, fly to Barcelona, train  •  8h 41m

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Barcelona (BCN) LYS - BCN
  3. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla

98€ - 296€

Train to Lyon, fly to Valencia  •  5h 5m

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

90€ - 251€

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Valencia  •  11h

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
  2. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Novara
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Valencia (VLC) MXP - VLC

80€ - 379€

Train, train to Marseille, fly to Valencia  •  7h 14m

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud
  2. Take the train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Aix En Provence Tgv
  3. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Valencia (VLC) MRS - VLC

63€ - 449€

Train  •  10h 8m

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud Ter
  2. Take the train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Barcelona-Sants Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla Eur

91€ - 138€

Train via Valencia-Estacio Del Nord  •  10h 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 Barcelona-Sants Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Valencia-Estacio Del Nord 697 / ...

90€ - 137€

Bus via Geneva  •  17h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble to Geneva N706 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Geneva Bus Station to Valencia Airport Costa Blanca-Express / ...

66€ - 100€

Bus #2  •  5 days 17h

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble to Valencia

190€ - 270€

Drive  •  8h 57m

  1. Drive from Grenoble to Valencia 973.8 km

110€ - 160€

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The cheapest way to get from Grenoble to Valencia is to bus which costs 45€ - 80€ and takes 17h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Grenoble to Valencia is to train and fly which costs 90€ - 260€ and takes 5h 5m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Grenoble and arriving at Valencia. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 5 days 17h.

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No, there is no direct train from Grenoble to Valencia. However, there are services departing from Grenoble and arriving at Valencia Joaquin Sorolla via Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud and Barcelona-Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 8m.

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The distance between Grenoble and Valencia is 808 km. The road distance is 973.8 km.

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The best way to get from Grenoble to Valencia without a car is to train which takes 10h 8m and costs 90€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 6h 39m to get from Grenoble to Valencia, including transfers.

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Grenoble to Valencia bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Grenoble station.

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

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The best way to get from Grenoble to Valencia is to train which takes 10h 8m and costs 90€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 80€ and takes 17h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Grenoble to Valencia.
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  • Distance: 808.1 km
  • Duration: 6h 39m

What companies run services between Grenoble, France and Valencia, Spain?

You can take a train from Grenoble to Valencia via Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud and Barcelona-Sants in around 10h 8m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grenoble to Valencia via Valence in around 17h 15m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Flights from Geneva to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Flights from Lyon to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 200€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Turin to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Flights from Turin to Valencia via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
30€ - 190€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
9€ - 310€
Flights from Marseille to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 190€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Geneva to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 360€
Flights from Lyon to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 210€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Valencia via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 270€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
80€ - 600€
Flights from Geneva to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 300€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Alicante via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210€ - 650€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Valencia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 260€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Lyon to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 210€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Valencia via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 270€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Lyon to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
45€ - 240€
Air Leisure
Website
air-leisure.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 330€
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 Geneve
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
21€ - 30€
Rail 1st Class
30€ - 45€
Train from Grenoble to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 25€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
Rail 1st Class
17€ - 25€
Train from Grenoble to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 28€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
12€ - 18€
Rail 1st Class
19€ - 28€
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alicante-Termino to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 30€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Valencia-Estacio Del Nord
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
23€ - 29€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
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 Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Grenoble to Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 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 Grenoble to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
21€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
27€ - 32€
1st Class
21€ - 25€
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
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€
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Novara
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
55€ - 65€
1st Class
55€ - 70€
Train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Aix En Provence Tgv
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Bus operators
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 Valence
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Grenoble to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Grenoble to Valence
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Valence to Valencia
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Eurolines FR
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Valence - Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
Blablabus
ExpressBus
Phone
+41 842 000 888
Email
info@expressbus.ch
Website
expressbus.ch
Bus from Geneva Bus Station to Valencia Airport
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
ExpressBus
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Grenoble to Valencia
Ave. Duration
5 days 17h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
190€ - 270€
Website
alsa.com

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Valencia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Grenoble to Valencia bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Valencia station.

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Grenoble to Valencia train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Valencia Joaquin Sorolla station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grenoble to Valencia is 974 km. It takes approximately 8h 57m to drive from Grenoble to Valencia.

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Swiss and easyJet offer flights from Geneva Airport to Valencia Airport.

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