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There are 5 ways to get from Lyon to Grenoble Airport (GNB) by train, shuttle, bus, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, shuttle

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Grenoble
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Grenoble Gare Routiere to Grenoble Airport

Cheapest

Bus, shuttle

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus Station to Grenoble - Bus Station
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Grenoble Gare Routiere to Grenoble Airport

Train, shuttle #2

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Grenoble
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Grenoble Gare Routiere to Grenoble Airport

Drive

  1. Drive from Lyon to Grenoble Airport (GNB)

Towncar

  1. Take a town car from Lyon to Grenoble Airport

Lyon to Grenoble Airport (GNB) by train and shuttle

The journey time between Lyon and Grenoble Airport (GNB) is around 3h 8m and covers a distance of around 176 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h. Operated by SNCF, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) and ACTIBUS, the Lyon to Grenoble Airport (GNB) service departs from Lyon Part Dieu and arrives in Grenoble Airport. Typically 11 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

11 Weekly Services
3h 8m Average Duration
€60 Cheapest Price
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Grenoble Airport (GNB) is to drive which costs €9 - €15 and takes 51 min.

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The fastest way to get from Lyon to Grenoble Airport (GNB) is to drive. Taking this option will cost €9 - €15 and takes 51 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Grenoble Airport (GNB) is 57 km. The road distance is 83.2 km.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Grenoble Airport (GNB) without a car is to train and shuttle which takes 3h 8m and costs €55 - €95.

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It takes approximately 3h 8m to get from Lyon to Grenoble Airport (GNB), including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lyon to Grenoble Airport (GNB) is 83 km. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Lyon to Grenoble Airport (GNB).

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Grenoble Airport (GNB).
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  • Distance: 57.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 8m

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Grenoble Airport (GNB), France?

There is no direct connection from Lyon to Grenoble Airport (GNB). However, you can take the train to Grenoble, take the walk to Grenoble Gare Routiere, then take the shuttle to Grenoble Airport. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Lyon to Grenoble Airport (GNB) via Grenoble and Grenoble Gare Routiere in around 3h 8m.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€17 - €24
Rail 1st Class
€25 - €40
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 Lyon Part Dieu to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €80
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
ACTIBUS
Phone
+33(0)4 76 06 48 66
Email
transport@actibus.fr
Website
actibus.com
Shuttle from Grenoble Gare Routiere to Grenoble Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€16
Schedules at
actibus.com
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
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus Station to Grenoble - Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Blablabus
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon Perrache to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Lyon to Grenoble Airport
Estimated price
€250 - €360

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