There are 9 ways to get from Ljubljana to Grenoble by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus, train Trenitalia Frecce  •  11 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Trieste 427 / ...
  2. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery-Challes-E Tgv
  4. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Grenoble

$121 - $247

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Bus  •  13 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Turin, Torino N402 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Turin, Torino to Grenoble, Grenoble 744

$51 - $84

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Train  •  18 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Zürich HB En
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève 1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Genève to Grenoble

$206 - $343

Bus Eurolines FR, train  •  20 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Lyon
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Grenoble

$134 - $187

Drive  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Grenoble 538.3 miles

$110 - $170

Fly Ljubljana to Lyon, train  •  8 h 13 min

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

$132 - $366

Fly Ljubljana to Geneva, train  •  9 h 19 min

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

$160 - $516

Shuttle to Venice, fly to Lyon, train  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Venice Airport
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Lyon (LYS) VCE - LYS
  3. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Grenoble

$111 - $705

Shuttle to Venice, fly to Geneva, train  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Venice Airport
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Geneva (GVA) VCE - GVA
  3. Take the train from Genève to Grenoble

$119 - $695

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No, there is no direct bus from Ljubljana to Grenoble. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Grenoble, Grenoble via Turin, Torino. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ljubljana to Grenoble. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana and arriving at Grenoble via Zürich HB and Genève. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 37 min.

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The distance between Ljubljana and Grenoble is 690 km. The road distance is 861.3 km.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Grenoble without a car is to bus and train which takes 11 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 11 h 56 min to get from Ljubljana to Grenoble, including transfers.

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Ljubljana to Grenoble bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Ljubljana station.

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Ljubljana to Grenoble train services, operated by Slovenian Railways (SŽ), depart from Ljubljana station.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Grenoble is to bus which takes 13 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 18 h 37 min.

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There is no direct flight from Ljubljana Airport to Lyon Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Ljubljana to Grenoble bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Grenoble, Grenoble station.

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Map of how to get from Ljubljana to Grenoble.
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  • Distance: 431.1 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 56 min

What companies run services between Ljubljana, Slovenia and Grenoble, France?

You can take a bus from Ljubljana to Grenoble via Turin, Torino in around 13 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ljubljana to Grenoble via Zürich HB and Genève in around 18 h 37 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Ljubljana to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Flights from Ljubljana to Lyon via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Flights from Ljubljana to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Ljubljana to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Venice to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Venice to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Lyon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Ljubljana to Geneva via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Ljubljana to Geneva via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Venice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Venice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Ljubljana to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Venice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Lyon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Ljubljana to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Lyon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Ljubljana to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Venice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Lyon via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Ljubljana to Lyon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Geneva via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Geneva via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Geneva via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,800
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Trieste Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $33
1st Class
$46 - $50
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 Chambery-Challes-E to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Grenoble
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
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 Zürich HB to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ljubljana to Turin, Torino
Ave. Duration
9 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Turin, Torino to Grenoble, Grenoble
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.si
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Globtour
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Trg Osvobodilne Lubiana to Trieste Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
atvo.it

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Ljubljana to Grenoble train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Grenoble station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ljubljana to Grenoble is 861 km. It takes approximately 8 h 8 min to drive from Ljubljana to Grenoble.

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Transavia Holland, Twin Jet, easyJet and six other airlines offer flights from Ljubljana Airport to Lyon Airport.

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Book your Ljubljana to Grenoble bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 393+ hotels available in Grenoble. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Ljubljana Airport is to shuttle which takes 20 min and costs .

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