There are 5 ways to get from Novara to Grenoble by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the train from Novara to Torino Porta Susa Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Grenoble Tgv

52€ - 85€

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Bus  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Novara, Novara to Turin, Turin 407 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Turin, Turin to Grenoble, Grenoble 478 / ...

24€ - 44€

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Drive  •  3h 25m

  1. Drive from Novara to Grenoble 330.7 km

45€ - 70€

Fly Milan Malpensa to Lyon, train  •  5h 47m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Lyon (LYS) MXP - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Grenoble

99€ - 299€

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Geneva, train  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the train from Novara to Milano Porta Vittoria
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Geneva (GVA) LIN - GVA
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Grenoble

135€ - 370€

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The cheapest way to get from Novara to Grenoble is to bus which costs 23€ - 45€ and takes 5h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Novara to Grenoble is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Novara to Grenoble. However, there are services departing from Novara - Casello Autostradale Centro - Ex Veveri and arriving at Grenoble, Grenoble via Novara, Novara and Turin, Turin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Novara to Grenoble. However, there are services departing from Novara and arriving at Grenoble via Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 22m.

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The distance between Novara and Grenoble is 229 km. The road distance is 330.7 km.

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The best way to get from Novara to Grenoble without a car is to train which takes 5h 22m and costs 50€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 5h 22m to get from Novara to Grenoble, including transfers.

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

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Novara to Grenoble train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Novara station.

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The best way to get from Novara to Grenoble is to train which takes 5h 22m and costs 50€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 23€ - 45€ and takes 5h 43m.

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What companies run services between Novara, Italy and Grenoble, France?

You can take a train from Novara to Grenoble via Torino Porta Susa in around 5h 22m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Novara to Grenoble via Novara - Fermata A4 Ovest, Novara, Novara, and Turin, Turin in around 5h 43m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
85€ - 360€
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 410€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
85€ - 360€
Train operators
Trenitalia

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 Novara to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
12€ - 14€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Novara to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 25€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
7€ - 9€
Base 2nd Class
13€ - 17€
Base 1st Class
22€ - 25€
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 Torino Porta Susa to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 60€
1st Class
45€ - 60€
Train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
33€ - 39€
1st Class
29€ - 34€
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Novara to Milano Porta Vittoria
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Trenord
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 Geneve to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 95€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Novara, Novara to Turin, Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Turin, Turin to Grenoble, Grenoble
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 17€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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

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Novara to Grenoble train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Grenoble station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Novara to Grenoble is 331 km. It takes approximately 3h 25m to drive from Novara to Grenoble.

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Air France offers flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Lyon Airport.

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There are 679+ hotels available in Grenoble. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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